Friday, November 16, 2012

Teaching Like Its 2999

A Math/Technology teacher turned digital learning coordinator has some amazing tips for technology in the classroom!


Thursday, November 15, 2012

Create Words in an Auto-Shape

The easy to follow directions on this blog will teach you how to transform words into shapes.


Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Free Lessons From The Kennedy Center


 Lesson plans on The Kennedy Center website are interactive and searchable by topic. They feature many learning resources and could be easily adapted to the CTE classroom. One of my favorite lessons called America; A Home for Every Culture features the many cultures that make up the United States. This would be a great way to teach tolerance and diversity!


Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Edit Text on Your iPad

App Name: PlainText

PlainText is a simple and uncluttered text editor that works with Dropbox. This app provides distraction free writing with a clean and easy to use interface. The sidebar makes it easy to navigate through documents with multiple sections.


Monday, November 12, 2012

Classroom Sharing for Free on the iPad


Student work can be assigned, gathered, and evaluated through this free app. Work can be shared from other apps and does not require the student to have an email address. The student assignment will be submitted to the teacher’s “my work” folder, then a the teacher can review and give feedback on the project.