Find out what’s new in Windows and Office in October The Windows 10 October 2018 Update is available now, and we’re also releasing new innovations in Office 365, To-Do and Outlook.com. These updates were designed to help you make the most of your time across work, home and everywhere in between. Offering tools for your whole life has never been more important as the lines between work and life have never been more blurred.
60 Totally Free Design Resources for Non-Designers Creating engaging visual content doesn’t have to require a financial investment. Sure, at one time graphic designers needed expensive software and even more costly images to craft a winning visual campaign. But thanks to a host of free online resources, anyone can design high-quality visual stories with ease. Of course, navigating the sea of online images and editing tools is easier said than done. Some require membership, others charge royalty fees, some require advance permission and others charge for high-definition. Fortunately, we’ve scoured the Web for the most complete, the easiest to use and the most innovative resources to aid even the most amateur designer in crafting stunning visual content.
The 82 Hottest EdTech Tools of 2017 According to Education Experts If you work in education, you’ll know there’s a HUGE array of applications, services, products and tools created to serve a multitude of functions in education. Tools for teaching and learning, parent-teacher communication apps, lesson planning software, home-tutoring websites, revision blogs, SEN education information, professional development qualifications and more. There are so many companies creating new products for education, though, that it can be difficult to keep up - especially with the massive volumes of planning and marking teachers have to do, never mind finding the time to actually teach!
SoftChalk CLOUD Getting Started SoftChalk Cloud is a community where educators create, share and manage interactive learning content. It's easy to get started — here's how: Try it FREE for 30 Days Sign up for a 30-day free trial of SoftChalk Cloud. 10 ways icons from The Noun Project can impact learning Icons can help students construct understanding and remember new ideas. The Noun Project has the hook-up. Here’s how! (Icons via TheNounProject.com) Using Microsoft Office 365 Forms in Education to create Quizzes or Surveys The Microsoft Office 365 Forms application is one of the most useful tools in the Microsoft Office 365 education suite. For those long time Office buffs, you may have worked with Infopath forms and Office 365 forms is the online equivalent of that desktop product. You can use Office 365 forms to create quizzes, surveys, registrations or virtually any type of form where you need to collect responses to a group of questions and then analyze the data later. You can export the data gathered into Excel which makes it ideal for allowing educators to quiz students about the knowledge, they have gained in the classroom. Microsoft created Office 365 forms as an answer to a similar product released by Google as part of its GSuite for Education as the Google Forms product offers many of the same features and enhances Google Classroom.
Free Clipart For Teachers: Top 12 Sources To Find What You Need Learning and educational projects almost always require visual content that would catch the attention of the students and the pupils. Such content could be images, illustrations, clipart, you name it. In their attempt to convey new information in the best possible way, teachers and educators search for tools and assets that will help them grasp the interest of their students. Webinar: Games or Gamification… What’s Right For You? In this week’s webinar, we had our friends from The Game Agency stop by to discuss several game mechanics from their interactive gaming library and identify how to most effectively pair them with your learning objectives to improve learning outcomes. They announced the release of a new game that is being added to the Training Arcade and showed how easy it is to build games in The Training Arcade. You can learn more about implementing a Training Arcade game into your eLearning in another webinar we did not too long ago. We also showcased Motivate Cloud, a gamified-socialized learning platform that is being used to boost engagement, foster team collaboration and turn a passive learning experience into an active learning journey.
What is Livestream? Broadcast to millions, live in HD with our Platform, Producer, Broadcaster and Studio products. Visit livestream.com, or any of our free Livestream apps for Roku, Apple TV, iPad, iPhone and Android to watch live sports, news, education, music and more. To enable organizations to share experiences through live video, unlocking a world where every event is available live online. Create Netflix-style learning with screencasts Netflix gives us video at our fingertips. What if we created video in class as much as we watch it on Netflix? Here’s how. (Netflix logo used under fair use.)
9 tips for having the best online meeting experience with Microsoft Teams - Microsoft Tech Community - 1218884 Over the last few weeks we have seen a large increase in the number of people conducting Microsoft Teams meetings as they move to remote work arrangements. Whether you are brand new to the tool, or conduct all of your meetings on Teams, we want to provide you tips on how to have the best online meetings experience. #1 Connect online with people inside and outside your orgWith Teams, you can host online meetings with people both inside and outside of your organization. The next time you schedule a meeting in either Teams or Microsoft Outlook, simply include the email address of your external guests and Teams will take care of the rest—including sending an email invitation complete with instructions on how to join your online meeting. Your meeting guest can click on the link, enter their name, and join the meeting from their browser—all without having to install a plug-in or download the Teams client.
Stock Photos You Can Use For Free It can be insanely hard to find high quality, high-res free stock photos for personal and commercial use. A growing number of websites have amazing photos you can use for your work. Some of them cost money. Not everybody can afford those high quality photos. Fortunately most of these sites have images you can use for free. I’ve curated a list of awesome sites that have great stock images you can use for free. 9 PowerPoint Mistakes to Avoid for Perfect Presentations The good news is you can prevent your audience from hating your next presentation! Let’s review the most common mistakes people make when preparing and giving a PowerPoint presentation. Knowing these recurrent blunders gives you a leg up, and helps you nail your next important talk. Perhaps the biggest mistake people make in presentations is overloading every slide with text. This detracts from your talk for several reasons.
Cinelerra Cycle 1 Universal Language Support One of our immediate goals to support the Cinelerra artist is the introduction of multi-language support.