Bits & Bytes - Tech In Ten

Curated Tools and Resources for our K-12 Teachers and Staff

Happy Digital Learning Day 02/06/13!

This is our first issue! We hope you will find useful tools and ideas that you can start using right away in your classrooms. It should only take 10 minutes to read. Let us know how we can better serve your tech support needs.


Digital Learning Day is a national campaign that celebrates teachers and shines a spotlight on successful instructional practice and effective use of technology in classrooms across the country. http://www.digitallearningday.org/splash


Check out how Glenside and Myers Elementary used a new online tool to celebrate, Glenside Kind Acts, Myers Kind Acts.


By the way, this is a virtual flyer...no trees were hurt while creating this document. We used SMORE to create this, so easy. Check it out here.


If you have an idea for something that should be featured here, scroll to the bottom of this flyer for our contact information.




Cool Tools You Should Check Out

  1. Wallwisher is an electronic bulletin board with endless uses.
  2. Equizshow is a simple Jeopardy style program, use on your SMARTBoard!
  3. Learnist, like Pinterest but for Education.

Tech Tips Of The Week

How To Get Your Cheltenham Email On Your Smartphone

The process is very easy, just follow these steps...

Affordable Home Internet From Comcast

Do you know of a Cheltenham family without internet access from their home? If so , they may qualify for this program. Please help your students by visiting this link.

How To Create Turn It In Folders In Google Apps

By creating shared folders with your students, you create a seamless way to collect student work...see video below. This is a You Tube video, so if you watch it from school, you will need to override the block.
Google Docs - "Turn In Folder"

How To Contact Us

Dana and Lisa are technology trainers for the School District of Cheltenham Township.

We are available to come to your school or classroom.

Email us at dwalker@cheltenham.org and lrock@cheltenham.org

Visit our technology website, Bits & Bytes or our Learnist page.

We'd love to hear how you are using technology in your classroom!