"Obviously iOS 5/iCloud made all of this much more complicated--I have a chart with what can be synced/backup over at iear, constructive feedback welcomed---iear.wikispaces.com/Comparison+of+iOS+5+Syncing+Options"
"@tania---outside of the US the only practical way to be legal is to use the consumer iTunes "gift this app" feature to buy the appropriate number of app redeem codes for the number of devices you want to install the app on"
"Another list that may be of interest is one I maintain along with Eric Lai of ZDNet, at http://ipadpilots.k12cloudlearning.com/. It also includes industry and higher ed, but there are currently 106 K12 districts on the list."
"I believe this has been mentioned elsewhere, but keep in mind that syncing large numbers of idevices to a computer works OK with a mac--we have been much less successful doing more than 6 devices with a PC. I've had conversations with some of…"
"Still needed--easier K12 friendly management.
More improvements to the Volume Purchase program (worldwide, ibooks, transfer of purchases, linking of purchasing accounts, support for redeeming in app purchases)
Multiple user accounts