Here at BISD we are blessed to have many technology integration tools! One of the easiest tools to use for tech integration are the Chromebooks. There are a few things to plan for and consider before taking the 'Chrome Cart Leap'!
If you are not already a Google Apps for Education fan, their newest roll outs will convince you!!
Google has the Expeditions App now available in the Google Play store! With this students can go on virtual field trips to such places as a rain forest, ancient Greece, even the Moon, no chaperones or bus requests required!
Also added, is 'Cast for Education'. This allows students and teachers to send/ share their screen to another screen on any wi-fi network, no more connecting wires to share student's creations! This is another great way Google promotes collaboration!
Teachers, you will love this!! A new feature added to Google Forms is 'Quizzes'! No more add-ons to get your form graded for you! You get instant scores and the student get performance feedback!
Airtable is a great organizational tool for your classroom! Airtable works seamlessly across all of your devices! This is a great tool to use with your students to teach organizational, data, and spreadsheet skills.
To learn more, or to use it for free click the link below.
Use this Great Tool to Help Your Students Study! Why? It is... Effective! Engaging! Fun! Quizlet is on on-line platform to create flashcards, test, and study games. Create a study game to check for understanding or to get your students ready for a test! Click below to read a great way to get your students creating their own Quizlet from Chris Bourret for 'Tech Tips for Teachers'