#365 Atom: A free text editor

This one is a late Christmas present from me to you! It may not be relevant to you all but I thought I would share […]

#361 Manage your files in Windows Explorer using drag and drop

Do you find it annoying moving files and folders using Windows Explorer? Why not use drag and drop! All you need to do is open […]

#353 Drag and drop URLs into a Dropbox folder

Did you know that you can save a website URL to a Dropbox folder? Well now you do! This is really useful to keep all […]

Digital Portfolios with Google Tools

I realized that I was over complicating matters and making things too complex when it came to creating digital portfolios with my 9th grade ELA […]

#349 Make a splash with Unsplash

We all love something for nothing, don’t we? Unsplash is a website full of free high-resolution photos: All photos published on Unsplash are licensed under […]

Being Competitive in Tomorrow’s Workforce

The year was 1989. We saw the birth of the World Wide Web, the fall of the Berlin Wall, the television debut of The Simpsons, […]

Students Struggle With Spotting Fake News, Stanford Researchers Say

According to a new study, students are ill-equipped to evaluate the origins of online content in their news feeds for bias and reliability.

Fact or Fiction? 8 TED-Ed Videos and a TED Talk to Show To Your Students

Wondering how to start the conversation with your students about fake news? TED-Ed (ed.ted.com) is a great place to begin the dialogue."Lessons worth sharing" at […]

#326 Formative [1/3]: Getting started with this free, online, quiz tool

Formative is a free to use quiz tool that has some nice features. Sign up for your free teacher account here: https://goformative.com/#signup  In this video, I’ll […]

#318 Excel formulas behaving weirdly? Try a fixed cell reference

A fixed cell reference allows you to use make use of the auto-fill feature in Excel, whilst ensuring any cell references you want to keep […]

#313 Double spacing in Word

This tip comes to you from a horror story I heard recently about a student manually double spacing their dissertation! To save another student from […]

Digital Media Fluencies

Time and time again I see how institutions portray long lists of requirements for candidates. Sometimes there is even a mention of how they want […]

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