In our semi-humongous Michigan school district we've struggled with content onto our iPads
One of our principals asked how he could get 32 copies of a the book "How to Create a Culture of Achievement in your school and classroom" onto his teacher's iPads.
He could have bought the book from ASCD Press for $27.95. but he wanted to know how he could put the $18.95 Kindle book on the ipads instead.
The answer was Amazon…Continue
For the past year and a half I have been using Apple configurator to manage our district's iPads.
Its far from a perfect product but does help teachers and admins manage lots of iPads (we have nearly a thousand of them)
Configurator lets us