Wednesday, September 27, 2017

7 iOS 11 Features for the iPad Classroom

7 #iOS11 Features for the iPad Classroom | @EdTechnocation #iPadEd #EdTech
iOS 11 has dropped and with it comes some amazing new features that will surely benefit you and your students in the iPad classroom. Dig in to this blog post for a free downloadable and printable poster of 7 of my favorite new iOS 11 features. I've also shared some ideas and sample use cases as well as quick video tutorials for each new feature!

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Join the New Facebook Education Group!

Join the new Facebook Education Group! | @EdTechnocation
There's a brand spankin' new Facebook Education Group and a revitalized Facebook Education page! Learn what it's all about and how to join within.

Friday, September 22, 2017

Submit & Vote in the Instructables Teachers Contest

Submit & vote @Instructables Teachers Contest | @EdTechnocation #MakerEd is running a teachers-only contest from now until November 6, 2017! Submit your classroom build projects and vote on your favorites. There are some great prizes to earn including a special judge's prize for the best STEAM project. Learn more inside this blog post and find out what project I submitted!

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Google Drive is NOT Going Away: Explained

#GoogleDrive is NOT Going Away: Explained | @EdTechnocation #GoogleEDU
Have you seen the headlines recently about Google Drive? Did it freak you out? Make you wonder what's going to happen to all of your files in Drive? Well, there's been some misconceptions and misunderstandings. Let me help clear it up! I explain what's really going on and how Google Apps admins can help. It's not as bad as it's being portrayed!

Wednesday, September 06, 2017

5 Tips for Developing VR Content Creators by Smart Report on EdTech

5 Tips for Developing #VR Content Creators | @EdTechnocation #ARVRinEDU
I was very fortunate to have the opportunity to present a session at ISTE 2017 with my colleague, Gabriel Yanagihara. Our session was titled Changing the (Virtual) Reality of Education. We shared the various VR projects we both conducted during the 2016-2017 school year. Kanoe Namahoe, editor of SmartBrief on EdTech, attended our session and also interviewed us for a great article in their SmartReport on Edtech Back-to-School Issue. Read on for access to the article and a handy downloadable companion infographic!

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

YouTube LIVE AUG 22: Get Started with Your First Day of Google Classroom!

YouTube LIVE: Get Started w/ Your First Day of #GoogleClassroom | 8/22 @EdTechnocation @GoogleForEdu #GoogleEDU
The Google Classroom Team is kicking off the 2017-2018 school year with the #FirstDayofClassroom Campaign! And I'm excited to be a part of it with a YouTube LIVE video on August 22! Continued reading for more details!

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

5 New Google Form Features in July!

5 New #GoogleForm Features in July! | by @EdTechnocation
July 2017 comes with 5 brand new features added to Google Forms! One of the most anticipated is the availability of File Upload for consumer accounts (previously restricted to G Suite Domains). Check out whats been added to Google Forms!

Sunday, June 18, 2017

TONS of #ISTE17 Pro Tips, Resources, & Events (including #NOTATISTE)!

TONS of #ISTE17 Resources! | by @EdTechnocation
It's one of the biggest international EdTech conferences of the year! Are you going? Are you ready?! You've got to take full advantage of every day, so let me help you plan! Read on for a HUGE collection of ISTE Pro Tips, planning resources, where you can find me at ISTE, other events, after parties, happy hours, meet ups, and even a #NOTATISTE17 group!

Friday, May 26, 2017

WAIT! Don't delete that Classroom! Archive it!

Don't delete that #GoogleClassroom! Archive it! | by @EdTechnocation #GoogleEDU
The end of the school is finally here! But before you leave your classroom to enjoy the summer fun, there are few things you probably need to do. One of them is to clean up your Google Classroom dashboard. But, WAIT! Don't do it! Don't you even think about deleting those Classrooms! There's a better way! Follow these 3 steps to clean up your Classrooms and your dashboard before summer begins! 

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Teleport 360 Editor: Your Gateway into Classroom VR Creation

Teleport 360 Editor: Your Gateway into Classroom VR Creation | @EdTechnocation #teleport360 @Thinglink_EDU #ARVRinEDU
I recently released a four-part blog series about the Thinglink VR Editor and how I'm using it in a variety classrooms at my school. As a Certified Thinglink Educator, I'm super excited to help announce the release of the Teleport 360 Editor for iOS! Dive in and let me show you what this app is capable of!