The iPhone recently updated it’s calendar to add a new hybrid look where I can see the agenda and month at the same time! I am very excited about this new look as it makes viewing the calendar more efficient.
Thank you Apple!
Apple Box Keepers Syndrome
So recently I did some serious purging and as I was cleaning each room it became clear as we found Apple boxes in closets and cubbies, that Mom might have a problem… Continue reading
Set up your Facebook Profile so you don’t get hacked!
Believe it or not, there are hackers trying all the time to get your personal login information from the internet. Continue reading
I have been radio silent for the past few weeks on the blog but not on Twitter! I have been doing many professional developments for teachers and schools (the presentations can be found under the Professional Development tab) and have done some training on many different apps and web tools. The one I ALWAYS show and spend time on is SymbalooEDU! This amazing and FREE web resource allows teachers to create Continue reading
60 Educational Apps in 60 Minutes
This was a Prezi that a colleague of mine stumbled upon and shared with me and I thought I’d share with you! Continue reading
5 fave apps that all teachers, students and administrators need!
Evernote is an app that keeps everything organized for you using tags and a notebook based filing system. This app is available on ANY device (computer, web, smartphone, tablet) so if you have an internet connection you can access your data. You can type directly into Evernote, upload documents, insert pictures, record audio, clip from a web browser and more. For more information on Evernote see my other posts. Continue reading
TeachThought.com posts 48 Free Educational Apps Rated & Sorted
Thanks to TeachThought.com and Gary Toews, Education Consultant at Abbotsford School District, for putting together the following list of some of the best free educational apps, helpfully sorting them by grade level, and even assigning a rating to each as well.
ONE FREE app everyday during March, including the award winning apps by Auryn!
For more info, see: blog.auryn.com
Auryn creates interactive and innovative kids storybook apps for the iPad, iPhone and the Android Platform. The future of storytelling is here!
The List of free apps is below.
Today Only – Auryn App Developers will be giving Jamie Lee Curtis’ – Where Do Balloons Go? storybook app FREE!
Where Do Balloons Go? An Uplifting Mystery : a creativity-enhancing kid’s book by Jamie Lee Curtis (by Auryn Apps) by Auryn Inc.
This interactive book can be read to user (by JLC herself) or it can be read independently. Either way there are amazing interactive activities around every corner (uhhh page.)
Recommended for ages 3+ – For a classroom app perfect for K – 2
My son is a “spokesperson” for this app!