January 29th, 2014

Conference Scheduling Tool

Our school is organizing an in-house professional development day. We are excited to have twenty of our own teachers sharing […]

October 10th, 2013

Bigger Gmail Compose Mail Window

Google Mail has added the capability of having a larger, pop-up, Compose window. To enable this, click on the Compose […]

May 29th, 2013

GAFE: How to Manage Bulk Users

This is a great tip for Google Apps for Education administrators: a quick and easy way to generate a csv […]

May 6th, 2013

Use a Visual Thesaurus to Support Inquiry

Inquiry-based learning engages higher-level thinking, empowering the process of problem-solving and getting “out of the box” where education has often […]

April 20th, 2013

Google Helps Make Up for Lost Time: Really?

OK, I’m three weeks late for April Fools’ Day. But I was reminded of Google’s good-natured humor in their annual […]

April 17th, 2013

Hong Kong Notary Public – Alternative?

I needed to have a document “notarized” for something back home. In the USA, we have people who are licensed […]

April 9th, 2013

Do Classrooms Need Rows of Desks?

Classrooms are typically filled with rows of student desks, which do provide useful storage for student supplies and books. These […]

April 8th, 2013

Free Screen Recorders for Windows

Screen recordings are very helpful to demonstrate how to use software. Unfortunately, the best programs, like Adobe Captivate, are very […]

March 27th, 2013

What DPI Setting should I use?

I used to teach Graphic Design class (high school and then college level). The quick guidelines for resolution that I […]

March 23rd, 2013

Google “Keep” New Alternative to Evernote

Google has just launched a new electronic Post-it or sticky notes application, called “Keep.” Perhaps this is Google’s response to […]