Digital Teaching Aids FAQs
What is the purpose of Digital Teaching Aids?
The purpose of Digital Teaching Aids is to enhance teacher presentations and student learning in a classroom setting.
Are Digital Teaching Aids interactive?
Some DTAs are interactive such as the English DTAs, but most DTAs have a combination of animations, videos, and static images.
How do I get Digital Teaching Aids?
You may purchase Digital Teaching Aids on the Abeka website. After purchase, you can download items individually or as entire collections. Depending on the device, most DTAs are downloadable for use without Internet.
How do I use Digital Teaching Aids?
Follow our step-by-step guide on how to get started using your Digital Teaching Aids.
How do I put Digital Teaching Aids on an iPad?
- Save the DTA to the computer using the MPA options provided by the Abeka website.
- Open iTunes on the computer and through the Menu, select Add File to Library.
- Find and select the DTA from where you saved it on your computer. Then the DTA will be saved in the Home Videos section of iTunes.
- Connect iPad and sync
What’s included in my purchase?
Your purchase will include Digital Teaching Aids corresponding to the textbook you've chosen. You can use your Digital Teaching Aids for any classroom application as many times in the years ahead as you’d like.
Will there be updates or additions after the initial release?
The Digital Teaching Aids will be as comprehensive as possible for each textbook upon release. Revised and expanded Digital Teaching Aids will be released with the corresponding revised textbook. When a textbook is revised, the corresponding Digital Teaching Aids will be removed from the digital downloads page.
Are Digital Teaching Aids cost-effective?
Your purchase of every Digital Teaching Aid for an entire textbook will cost a fraction of the price of a teacher’s edition.
What presentation software can I use with Digital Teaching Aids?
Digital Teaching Aids are broadly compatible with your favorite presentation software that supports .wmv, .mov, .mp4, and .flv file formats, whether you’re running the software on a computer, tablet, or other mobile device.
What are the computer system recommendations for downloading Digital Teaching Aids?
Minimum system recommendations are a DSL Internet connection and an updated version of Internet Explorer (IE 10+), Chrome, Safari, Edge, or Firefox.
What are the restricted uses of Digital Teaching Aids?
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