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Forms and Sheets and Sites...Oh My!

Last post, I shared a basic “4 Steps to Getting Started with Google Classroom” document that I will share with my school in the fall as we go 1:1 Chromebooks. 164 more words

Lesson Plans/Activities

Pen Shaped Mouse for Math Scratchwork

Our math department has been looking for a digital handwriting tool since we found out we were going 1:1 Chromebooks.  At first we were looking into a Wacom Drawing Tablet for each student, because I have one and loooove it, but it turns out they are not compatible with Chrome OS :(.   298 more words

Lesson Plans/Activities

Diving into Google Sheets: Adding Integers & Pixel Art Multiplication


In August of 2014, I stepped out of the classroom to become a middle level math TOA/coach.  After 21 years of teaching, I craved a different challenge and found that challenge with Desmos.   481 more words

Google PhotoScan App

A while back Google came out with an App for us to ‘scan’ our photos – PhotoScan (Android and iOS). The reason I love this app is the ease of use. 271 more words


Why It Makes Sense for Amazon to Buy Slack

Amazon might be interested in buying Slack Technologies for its popular workgroup chat product—and that possibility is not a huge stretch. On Thursday, Bloomberg reported… 553 more words


How & Why Educators Should Use Revision History in Google Docs

One of my favorite features in G-Suite tools is “Revision History.” This features allows you to see what changes were made, when, and by whom. It’s a powerful tool, especially in education. 388 more words


Gifs in a Jiffy

To support an upcoming streaming event I needed to create a gif. (Let’s not digress into a debate on how to pronounce gif.)  Denver Public Schools has a commitment box that is made available at all large culture-building events.  235 more words

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