Tech Tuesday 2.18.14 – Some things to do over February Break

This post was originally published 4.02.13. I made a few slight updates. Enjoy!

Have some extra time over break? Yeah right. Well, just in case you do, here are some ideas.

Review our Tech Tuesday blog posts:

Watch a TED Talk or two:

Think of ways to change 20%  of what you do in the classroom using concepts from PD Day:

Watch this video: Did You Know? Shift Happens 2013 – 2014 / Higher Education

Have a great Break!

Tech Tuesday 2.26.13

This is the second edition of a weekly paper/blog newsletter that will provide you with technology tips and tricks. Please comment and give us feedback for future topics.

This week we are focusing on blogging/classroom websites

  •  If you are looking to start a blog or website about your classroom we have a recommendation… Use WordPress
  • Go to the site www.wordpress.com
  • Click “Get Started”
  • Enter your email, create a username and password, then name your blog (you can always change it later)
  • Opt for the basic account
  • You are now ready to start blogging

Wondering why blog? What are the benefits? Check out these two posts What’s the big deal about Blogging? by Tom Whitby and Making Your Digital Presence Relevant by Tony Tepedino

Here is a list of current AC Blogger:

Next week: How to change your Gmail background image