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How to Make Your Own Animated Gifs...

Tech Tool: Make Your Own Animated GIFs

Organize your entire day on one sheet of paper with The Daily Page Notepad. Great for the New Year!

Organize 2014 - Thyme Is Honey

Corkboard Connections: Why No One Reads Your Classroom Newsletter - Great guest post by Jennifer Gonzales with 5 common flaws when writing a newsletter and tips for making it more effective.

Why No One Reads Your Classroom Newsletter

Instructional Coaching Menu-New teachers who need a plan or try something new for veteran teachers.

Instructional Coaching Menu

Classroom Jobs Chart - iPad Style! Love this!

The Starr Spangled Planner: iHelp: Classroom Jobs

Organized Desktop Wallpaper from www.erintegration... - Love this idea from Technology Erintegration! I have a similar desktop organizer but hadn't thought of using the days of the week. File this under ‪#‎awesome sauce‬!

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TOUCH this image: Can ThingLink Flip Bloom's Taxonomy Upside Down? by Azhar Youssef - very clever indeed!

Can ThingLink Flip Bloom's Taxonomy Upside Down? by Azhar Youssef

Leave it to the talented and clever Mathy Cathy​ to use Keynote slides as student drawing response canvases for Nearpod​! I totally dig this idea and this deck is FREE too!

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Social Media Do Don'ts for Teachers! This is kind of Brilliant!

The DOs and DON'Ts for teachers on social media - Daily Genius

Brilliant tutorial from Learning in Hand! I am a total The Noun Project junkie and this opens so many more possibilities! ;)

Colorful Communication: How to Recolor Icons from The Noun Project

A Step by Step Guide to Using Trello for Team Retrospectives: This would be so great as an End of Year Reflection or Student Group Project Feedback! I love the 4 categories: Went Well, Needs to Change, Questions & Discussion, and Action Items!

A Step by Step Guide to Using Trello for Team Retrospectives

Every Teacher and Ed Tech Blogger should have a "Go To Tools" Resource Guide on their Blog! Love this! (Note: This Example is a Social Media Expert Resource Guide but you get the idea)...

The Quick & Dirty List Of Tools, Apps And Software I Use To Run My Business Like A Boss!

Social Media Cocktail: LOVE the design of this graphic (plan on adapting this idea for my own purposes...)

The perfect mixture for effective social media (Infographic)

Parents Coloring Book Screenshot NBC News

Adults Are Using Coloring Books to Combat Stress

Why Ugly Handouts Are Bad For Teachers (and everyone else_

Why Ugly Handouts Are Bad for Teachers (and everyone else)

I'm pretty sure I could find a way to spin this to be an educational lesson - too fun!

Brutally Honest ‘Misfortune Cookies’ Are A Funny Twist On Fortune Cookies

SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS for the DIGESTIVE SYSTEM! They could do banners and graphics in Canva too and even tutorials in Explain Everything to post! This is most ingenious! LOVE! LOVE!

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LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this iPad App Guru Graphic! There are lots of similarities between ipad apps - the way they save, share and work with files is often the same. Another similarity is the common use of ipad icons. Once you have mastered one app... (Wonder if we can turn this in to a Bingo game :/ )

Mastering Ipad Apps

Love, Love, Love this idea... I think I could even use Snapguide​,​, or Haiku Deck​ to achieve it... Many times people don't know what an Ed Tech or an Instructional Partner does... so sharing it in this format is really informative. And the process of reflection could be enlightening and beneficial. -

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TOUCH this image: "Match My Graph" Desmos Mini-Challenges by Michael Fenton by MathyCathy LOVE THIS!

"Match My Graph" Desmos Mini-Challenges by Michael Fenton by MathyCathy

25 of My Favorite Googly Things!!! This is most epic indeed - Love that this was designed as a Sketch Note and then Thinglinked! #TotalWin

25 of My Favourite Googly Things by Sylvia Duckworth

12 Solutions for Secondary Teachers #highschoolEnglish #middleschoolEnglish

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"Slide to Unlock If you Agree" - Put iPad Rules on the Lock Screen! #brilliant

5 ways to utilize iPad backgrounds & lockscreens

Simply Brilliant! Never would I have thought to App Smash Canva and Green Screen Doink app to create an Infovid! Well Done Paul Hamilton! Well Done indeed!

infovid tutorial
  • Naomi Harm
    Naomi Harm

    This is taking digital media to a whole new level to allow for high creativity, to show what they know, and explain their reasoning to a global audience. This is fantastic!

  • TechChef4u

    I know! This was so good - it takes infographics to a whole new level!!!

I never would have thought of app-smashing Canva and Blippar to create Augmented Reality Triggers for sing-alongs, book recommendations, and interactive library book bin labels. Such a Clever Idea!

Creating Augmented Reality Triggers with Canva