Category Archives: School

Edorble’s New Web Virtual World

Welcome back! To start the school year I thought I would do a series on Virtual Reality (VR) / Augmented Reality (AR) applications. This field of technology is growing, and in fact, just as I was starting this post I … Continue reading

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Update to Symbaloo’s Lesson Plan Site

Symbaloo has been hard at work making some great updates to their Lesson Plan site. I will cover some of the basics in this post. You are going to like this. First update is the starting window. There is a … Continue reading

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Day 6: Symbaloo

I know I have blogged about Symbaloo before, so this post will be short. But, I couldn’t share some technology cheer without mentioning Symbaloo and the Symbaloo Lesson Plan Builder. Feel free to explore the Symbaloo webmixes page I have … Continue reading

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Day 5: Flipboard

For this cheerful day 5, I want to share the site / app Flipboard. For the purpose of this blog I will be using screenshots from the web-based application. There is no difference besides layout between the two. It was … Continue reading

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Day 4: PrintFriendly

For day 4 I thought I would share a useful tool: Print Friendly.  The purpose of this site is to make web pages more print friendly by removing advertisements, images, and even delete parts of an article you don’t need. … Continue reading

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Day 2: AllMyFaves

Welcome to day two of the technology advent blog. Today is special because I am giving away one of my secrets to finding new websites and tools: AllMyFaves.   AllMyFaves collects the best and latest sites, apps, and games from … Continue reading

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24 Days of Cheer

  For the next 24 days I thought I would spread some holiday cheer by sharing some of my favorite tech tools. That means apps, websites, software, and other tech related things. Think of it as a technology advent blog. … Continue reading

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Edorble: Virtual Classroom

I wanted to share a new virtual application with you, Edorble. First, Edorble is in beta. Expect rough spots as you interact with the application. But even at this stage Edorble is useful for a virtual classroom. I met Gabe … Continue reading

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Presentations Part II

In this post I will focus on some ways to develop an outstanding presentation. I will also share some presentation tools for you to investigate. First, let’s build an outstanding presentation. The first step is to answer the question: “What … Continue reading

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Part I: Presentations

One area I have focused on for the faculty is presentation development. PowerPoints are a viable tool, especially for our online courses. All textbook publishers now supply supplemental material like instructional videos, PowerPoints, and printable material. As an institution, and … Continue reading

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