macOS Sierra

You probably have already upgraded to macOS Sierra but you may not know some of the neat, new features. If you need help with the upgrade, you can find it here. My favorite new features are Siri and the Universal Clipboard.  Siri Siri is now available on your Mac! […]

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New Google Sites

Anyone who has used Google Sites in the past would probably agree that it wasn’t very user-friendly. Well, the new Google Sites is here and the layout is much easier to navigate.     Google Sites is still a core G Suite app that allows you […]

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Engage the Audience with Google Slides

Google Slides has a Q&A feature that allows for questions during a presentation. Audience members or students can ask a question while you are sharing information and you can see it live. It doesn’t have as many features as some of the other audience response systems but […]

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Google Add-Ons

G Suite, (formally called GAFE) allows for easy collaboration, access to files, and easier communication with students. There are also many add-ons that can expand what you can do. Add-ons are tools created by third-party developers that enhance the functionality of Google Apps. How Do I Find an […]

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Google Maps

GOOGLE MAPS   Many of us use Google Maps to find the quickest route to get from one place to another, for directions, or to find a restaurant.  However, Google Maps is also a great way to enhance instruction in the classroom. Custom Maps There are lots […]

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Island Life Isn’t Always Easy

Over the last few weeks, several teachers have mentioned that they feel like they are on an island. Now, just to be clear, they weren’t describing warm sun, white sand, and crystal blue water. The experience they described was much different. They were talking about […]

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Yes, and…

Last night, right before bed, my 9-year-old remembered he needed to set up his Leprechaun trap. It was late and I was tired. Just as I was getting ready to tell him that he just needed to get into bed, he reached for a notebook and […]

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