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Another year has begun and as you get to know these little darlings. The days will roll along and many of them will feel like this. Just remember why you became a teacher. Know that you are making a difference, and there are those good days. Mostly they come during June, July and August. Summer is not that far away. Have a great year.
Google Jamboard iOS app
"Utah has a statewide agreement with Adobe for their Creative Suite software. The project, called Create UT, is for students in grades 7-12 and all Utah faculty/staff whose school or district has completed and returned a Participation Agreement with UETN. "
Our district is participating in this program which means that you and your students have access to Adobe and its products. We are excited about this new program and what it will mean for our students.
To access your account all you do is click on the image next to this article. It is a link to https://www.adobe.com. Once there you click on sign in. Use your district email to sign in. You may be asked to do this twice, it is ok it just depends if Creative Cloud is already installed or not. Once you are in your account you can manage the apps you have installed, the files you have on adobe's servers, and you can access tutorials to learn to use the software.
If you have any problems with this process feel free to contact Tom or I and we will try to help you the best we can.
How to download a Youtube video and put it in Canvas
A refresher on how to submit a tech ticket on Spiceworks
Chrome extensions that students will really use
It allows a user to split their screen so they can work in two tabs simultaneously. For example, if a student needs to watch a video review of a lesson, they can open and view it in one tab while taking notes in Google Docs at the same time. Students have a choice of different sizes of screen, you're not stuck with a 50-50 split. You can also split the screen horizontally.
Google Doc and Canvas
Google Internet Safety & Digital Citizenship
I want to thank Jessica Evans for providing information about this awesome resource. If you're wanting to teach your students how to be internet safe and have good digital citizenship skills than this resource is for you. It has a fantastic interactive platform that engages students and provides incentives for completing the modules. There are several resources for the teacher to easily implement the material into the classroom. Check out the video in the buttons below to learn more.