How to Take a Photo from Lightroom to Photoshop Free Photography Bundle: PS actions, LR presets, photo overlays, & print templates! Get it here. Lightroom and Photoshop are both excellent tools, but they each have strengths and weaknesses. 100+ Google Tricks That Will Save You Time in School – Eternal Code [via onlinecolleges.net] With classes, homework, and projects–not to mention your social life–time is truly at a premium for you, so why not latch onto the wide world that Google has to offer? From super-effective search tricks to Google hacks specifically for education to tricks and tips for using Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Calendar, these tricks will surely save you some precious time. Search Tricks
25 maneras de la diversión de utilizar códigos QR para la Enseñanza y el Aprendizaje I’ve culled a bunch of ideas from different teachers who have shared their approaches to using this simple but powerful construct in the classroom. Once your students are equipped with a device that can read QR codes and they know how to scan them, you’re ready to use ideas like these in your classroom! If you’re not already familiar with it, scroll down to the bottom of the article to learn how to easily create QR codes, and find QR Code readers. Ideas, Ideas, and More Ideas!
10 Video Projects Every Teacher Should Try Making classroom movies has gotten much easier now that cell phones, tablets and other devices feature video capabilities that are high quality and simple to use. And happily, we’ve found that students love to use video—it’s a format that they understand and that sparks their creativity. Here are ten ideas to try in your classroom today. Make a Book Trailer: Challenge students to design a movie-style trailer that excites their classmates about a must-read novel or nonfiction book.
Edtech Tools Get Creative With Formative Assessments How can you prepare students for workplace experiences that don’t exist yet? As an educator in this digital age, that’s one of my biggest challenges. Our students now in elementary school have never had a time in their lives where mobile technology wasn't present. Look at the most innovative technology we have today: iPhone, ChromeBook, Galaxy Note, iMac, or whatever your favorite tool might be. You are literally looking at the worst piece of technology our students will see in their lifetime. Technology will only get better, because we are constantly working to improve it and make it better.
FlapJack Educational Resources: Classroom Memories QR Codes with a FREEBIE (in Spanish, too!) Hey, guys! I have a super idea that I just shared with my students and now I'm so excited to share with you! It is... Classroom Memory QR Codes! I've created a QR code that links to an Evernote that contains all of our fun videos of classroom activities and special moments. I framed it and placed it on our classroom wall, and now students can use an iPad to scan the QR code and remember all about their special year of 4th grade Spanish immersion with good ol' Sra. 20 video project ideas to engage students Videos are engaging. They can be a powerful tool to draw students in and connect them to content in innovative ways. Here are 20 ways to do it. In my classroom, video usually equals instant engagement. Students like to record it — especially because many of them get to use their phones for school purposes.
edshelf Reprinted with permission from the Drawp for School Blog Establishing routines in the classroom does not have to be boring or take up a lot of class time. When you see your students only once a week, like I do in the art room, it can be difficult to get all these routines set up at the beginning of the year. As a specialist, I know that students can forget what you taught them when their next class is a whole week later! So… this past summer I was thinking: how can I get my students to learn the routines WITHOUT using too much precious class time to go over them? Entrenamiento en la Escuela Primaria QR Codes are a fantastic tool to use in the classroom. QR Codes are abbreviated from Quick Response Code. They are a 2D barcode that can have a website, text, video, email address, voice thread and many others features embedded into the code. I begun using QR Codes to help students to reflect on their learning.