Here is a great tool that can be used to translate Word Files and PDFs. This tool could help ESL and exchange students.
Learn how to archive your courses from an LMS, like Google Classroom. Archiving preserves your resources. But it also allows you to reuse resources from an archived class within new classes.
Learn how to use Inbox Type to decide which emails display first in your Inbox.
As our staff workstation age, I wanted to offer a few tips that may help you while working on them.
The Padagogy Wheel is a great tool for teachers to use when looking for technology tools that align with SAMR and Bloom's Taxonomy Levels.
The Recap App can help with student reflection and questioning. Use this app for formative assessment as well as helping your students process what they are learning.
Teachers can use coggle.it to help students create online graphic organizers. Graphic organizers can help students learn better by constructing a mapping of the information. Coggle.it allows the addition of images and links as well.
Did you know that you can set up an UNDO feature in Gmail that allows you up to 30 seconds to retrieve a sent email? This can be helpful when you realize you need to edit an email shortly after sending it.
Learn how the Swivl Robot can help teachers self-evaluate, record labs or activities, and generate student interest in the classroom.
Learn about the Apple Teacher Program which offers flexible Professional Development on best practices for integrating Apple technologies into your classroom. Earn badges along the way!
I am sorry that this is a little longer, but I wanted to show how Google Drive Sharing works and what to avoid when dealing with a Shared Google Drive folder.
Learn more about sharing within the Google Drive. I also discuss how sharing works for the district PLC Folder. I apologize that this video is longer, but there is a lot to discuss with Google Drive Sharing.
This video is a reminder of how to insert your signature onto your emails through Gmail. This will discuss how to add it while on a computer browser as well as an iPad or iPhone.
Learn how to manage the Gmail Labels (hide/show).
T24T Issue 20 - 04.14.17 Using Bcc, Moodle's Drag & Drop, Using Library of Congress for Primary Sources
Learn how and why to use Gmail's Bcc to send an email to a group of people.
This video will show Moodle's Drag & Drop Quiz Feature. I used the markers. If you would like to learn more about how to create this type of question check out the links below:
Learn how to easily find Primary Sources to use in your classroom with the Library of Congress website (www.loc.gov).
This is the newest tool that I am in LOVE with! Learn how to use it for notes and reminders that sync with computers and mobile devices. This is a great tool for teachers as well as a fabulous tool for students to save research notes and links.
Learn how to create a Hold Print (or Private Print) for the copy machines at Wayland.
Learn how to permanently set a Hold Print (or Private Print) for the copy machines at Wayland.
T24T Issue 18 - 03.15.17 Password Protect Google Form, goo.gl Shortener for links & QR Codes, and Book Writer One.
This video will show you how to add a password for users to enter before they can continue on with your form. This can help teachers and others that need to limit access to a Google Form.
Learn how to easily create a link shortcut or QR code to an online resource with goo.gl shortener. It is important to be logged into your Google Account while creating your shortcut and QR code.This will save you time when sharing resources and others time in accessing your resources.
Learn how to use the Book Writer One App to engage and challenge your students. These digital books can even be shared out to others to view on iBooks or an ePub Reader on a computer.
T24T Issue 17 - 03.10.17 Google Docs Translate, Adding Videos to Google Slides, Archiving Large Amounts of Gmail
This video shows you how easy it can be to translate a Google Doc. This can be helpful for ESL students or parents.
This video shows you how you can add videos to Google Slides (includes ones stored in your Drive). Previously only YouTube videos were available, but Google has added the option of adding videos that you have in your Drive.
This video shows you how to Archive large amounts of Gmail at one time. This saved me A LOT of time!
T24T Issue 16 - 03.02.17 Grammarly in Chrome for Spell-Check, Downloads in Gmail, Adding Text to PDF in Gmail using Xodo
Install the Grammarly Add-On in your Google Chrome Browser to enable spell-check wherever you are working in Chrome. This will automatically spell-check for you, including Gmail.
This video will show you how to find files that you have downloaded onto your computer using the Google Chrome Browser.
This video will show you how you can use the Google Chrome Add-On Xodo to add text to a PDF.