Tag Archives: Reminder

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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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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I Know I Saved It….Stupid Computers…..

Ever hear this from students? Ever say this yourself? While computers DO indeed sometimes malfunction, most times, the fault lies within us, the ones driving the machines. As we increase the number of files we collect digitally from students, we … Continue reading

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The Needle in the Haystack Hides No More

Let’s imagine that you want to know more about the symbolism of the Conch in Lord of the Flies. You begin with Google and quickly find some sites. The problem is that once you open one of the sites, you … Continue reading

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Temporary Drop Folder….Or Not…..

I have been fielding many questions lately about the student common drive. “Aly, students couldn’t save to my folder on the common drive. Why?” Please remember that we changed the rights to those folders on the student common drive. Only … Continue reading

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Saving on the Macs — A Mid-Year Refresher!

I have noticed an increase of saving errors lately with students using the Macs. It’s time for a refresher! In Moodle, you will see a new category under the High School banner called “Computer Info for Students” and inside this … Continue reading

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My First Name is Mrs., Kid!

I received an email from a teacher in the elementary level. She was using Moodle when her kiddos looked up and saw her first name in the upper right of the screen. She wondered if we couldn’t do something about … Continue reading

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Scanning from the Copier

Well….my first official post, and it’s about the most mundane thing….. Nevertheless, I recently worked with a teacher on scanning a document, and as we ran into snags, it occurred to me that perhaps some clear instruction could be helpful. … Continue reading

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