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Lisa Winebrenner

Using Google Search tips and tricks - Google Mobile Help - 14 views

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    The following techniques are examples of shortcuts to getting the most out of Google Search and Voice Search. For the latest list of tips and tricks, visit the Google Help Center.
David Wetzel

20 Google Doc Templates for use in Science and Math Classrooms - 23 views

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    Google Docs is an easy-to-use online word processor that enables you to create, store, share, and collaborate on documents with your science and math students. You can even import any existing document from Word and Simple Text. You can work from anywhere and with any computer platform to access your documents.
David Wetzel

Tips and Tricks for Finding Science and Math Images on the Web - 12 views

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    Like everything else on the Internet, trying to find images is like trying to find a needle in a haystack. Without the right tools for finding science and math images on the web it is often an impossible, or at least mind-numbing, task. What is needed are search engines which make the job easier. This is where the tips and tricks provided below help this seemingly impossible task by using the top search Web 2.0 search engines and tools available today. These are valuable resources for both you and your students when trying to find just the right image for lesson or project involving digital media.
David Wetzel

How to Use Twitter to Stay Informed in Science and Math - 8 views

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    The value of Twitter for helping you and your colleagues stay informed of the latest trends, ideas, resources, and Web 2.0 integration tools has increased tremendously in the past year. A Web 2.0 tool is available for exploiting the every growing information on Twitter to remove barriers and allow you to collaborate with other science and math teachers. This new online tool is paper.li - a source of daily Twitter newsletters in education.
David Wetzel

12 Mobile Learning Science Applications for the iPod Touch - 10 views

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    "As a mobile learning device, the iPod Touch encourages learning anytime, anywhere! These mobile devices do not tie students to their desks or the classroom; they bring the world into the classroom through the lens of personalized learning. The value of an iPod Touch as a mobile learning device is its ability to transform student learning behavior. According to research by K-Nect Project (2009), students using this digital device achieved higher test scores. This was attributed to more interactivity between students, teachers, and content."
David Wetzel

10 Tips and Tricks for Using the iPod Touch in Classrooms - 8 views

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    Tips and tricks for the iPod Touch are needed to assist teachers in making the process easier when using this digital device for teaching and learning. As these digital devices become more widespread in classrooms, the need for more efficient use of these tools is coming to the forefront. This evolutionary course of action is resulting in more efficient and time saving strategies. The purpose of these 10 tips and tricks is to provide teachers, both novice and experienced, with features and applications (apps) designed to make an iPod Touch's functions easier to use. These features and apps offer the ability to customize this device to resolve management issues and integrate efficiently with other digital devices, such as a Mac laptop.
David Wetzel

Creative Ways to Use Podcasts in the Classroom - 17 views

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    Strategies and techniques are provided for integrating podcasts lessons to promote the benefits of greater student engagement and alternative assessment.
Lisa Winebrenner

google-apps-tips-and-tricks - Deploy Google Apps - 13 views

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    Have an idea for a tip or trick you'd like to see added to the list? Great! Just enter in our Tip and Trick idea form. If you have suggestions or comments on any of the tips and tricks presented here, please enter them in our Site Feedback form. Want to create tips and tricks for your users? Make a copy of our Google Apps Tips and Tricks template.
David Wetzel

Tips and Tricks for Podcasting - Part 3 - 18 views

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    This is third and final installment on "Tips and Tricks for Podcasting" and focuses on GarageBand.
David Wetzel

Tips and Tricks for Podcasting - Part 2 - 14 views

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    This is the second part of a three part series focusing on tips and tricks for podcasting.
Lisa Winebrenner

EDTECH: Focus On Higher Education - Stop Loss - 5 views

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    Help your end users take the disaster out of disaster recovery.
Lisa Winebrenner

The Ultimate Google Wave Guide for Students: 100 Tips, Tools, and Tricks - Online Degre... - 24 views

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    The Ultimate Google Wave Guide for Students: 100 Tips, Tools, and Tricks
Janelle Catlett

100 Great Google Docs Tips for Students & Educators | AccreditedOnlineColleges.org - 19 views

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Allison Kipta

Essentials for the "Wired" Teacher - 1 views

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    I decided to avoid the obligatory "What-I-Learned-at-NECC" post, primarily because I did learn so much, and one post would not do justice. Instead, I would like to share my thoughts on a conversation I had with a colleague I met via twitter. He asked me: "With all of these Web 2.0 tools, and everything else out there, what does a teacher absolutely need to be "wired." Great question. So I decided to put together a list of absolute essentials for today's teachers.
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