Month: April 2017

Spring Tech Tip 5: Type in Present Mode in PowerPoint

I’m counting down to summer break with SIMPLE spring tech tips. Here at the end, we want to mix things up and engage the students, but amid review season, we don’t want to throw anything too complicated into that mix. I’ve written about a simple website called Learning Apps to engage your students in review

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Spring Tech Tip 6: Wake Up Presentations with Poll Everywhere

The irony of spring is that while it’s the time of year that arguably matters most (photo finish with the curriculum, not to mention testing season), it’s also the time of year that is the most difficult to engage our students.The seniors have their caps and gowns and the underclassmen have their summer daydreams. But

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Spring Tech Tip 7: Add Variety with LearningApps

The school year is winding down, the natives (teachers and students) are getting restless, and it’s time for my annual countdown to summer vacation. In the past, I’ve written about Spring Survival Tips and Google Classroom Hacks to help us all survive the heady springtime. This year, I’m moving in a different direction. I want to

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