Category Archives: High School

Searching in Google Docs — Part Two!

Since I posted information about how to sort items in Google Docs, I have heard requests from several of you to keep these tips coming your way. Indeed, there is much more to say on the topic. Check out the … Continue reading

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Searching in Google Docs (aka: where’d my file go?)

I experienced some weirdness yesterday with newly-created Google docs not showing up in my docs list when I looked for them moments after creation. I heard from others that this was not just happening to me. Google indicated that the … Continue reading

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Fair Use Made Eas(ier)

YSSD students learn how to incorporate copyrighted material in a research paper. This is a very good thing. Beyond their formal research papers, however, students often create PowerPoint presentations, Google Sites, and Glogs. They search for images online, drop them … Continue reading

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Face to Face — A New Option in Moodle! And a Surprise, Too!

Hey all you Moodlers! We have a new option for you to use in Moodle — Face to Face! The module allows you, the teacher, to set up available time frames, such as research paper conference slots or group presentation … Continue reading

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I work with AMAZING People!

We need to celebrate each other more often. I am bursting with pride right now, pride in the work that my colleagues do. Times are tough, money is tight, PSSAs loom on the dreary March horizon, but let’s all pause … Continue reading

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BIG Reminder — Don’t Make This Mistake with Google Forms

I’m sitting here with Kevin Willson, and we are talking about Google Forms. Many of you have already discovered the many ways that this technology can save you time and hassle. Just remember this one very important thing: You have … Continue reading

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Day Six Deals for the Dead of Winter

FOR EVERYONE: Google Tools for School: Jen Dorman (“cliotech“) compiled this comprehensive list of resources for understanding and using Google Earth. The educational applications are abundant for all grade levels and subjects. Each link takes the user to a video … Continue reading

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Santa Visits Recipe for Time

Santa Claus dropped by with some excellent Web resources for all of us. Check it out! FOR ADMINISTRATORS: 5 Internet Technologies That School Administrators Need to Know About — Teachers will certainly follow when administrators “go first” and model effective … Continue reading

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Day Six Deals

Happy Thanksgiving! Among the many things we have to be thankful for, let’s also be thankful that as educators, we’re in the business of life-long learning. We don’t appreciate it when our students say silly things like, “I just don’t … Continue reading

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Day Six Deals — Something for Everyone!

For ALL: Online College Courses List of the 100 Best Educational YouTube Channels — This list is outstanding, and in these specialty channels on YouTube, there is truly something for everyone. You can access college lectures from top universities, interviews … Continue reading

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