Tech Tips

MAY - 2017

Quote of the Month

Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do doesn’t mean it’s useless. - Thomas Edison (Inventor)

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Google Earth

Google Earth is a geobrowser that accesses satellite and aerial imagery, ocean bathymetry, and other geographic data over the internet to represent the Earth as a three-dimensional globe. Geobrowsers are alternatively known as virtual globes or Earth browsers. Google also refers to Google Earth as a "geographic browser."

NEW Google Earth Tutorial - No Download Needed!

Vuzix glasses

Vuzix wants to succeed where Google Glass failed. The company's sunglasses pair with Android devices and display what's on the screen in the right lens. You can watch videos, get directions and read text messages via the small projected image is small. The glasses can be controlled with your voice or a touch pad on the right stem. The left lens is for snapping photos through its built-in camera. The Vuzix glasses will launch in the second half of 2017. Price is still unknown.

Smart Sunglasses Can Rival A Smartphone | Mach | NBC news

1951 Everyone Loves Lucy

"I Love Lucy" is the first show to be produced and taped on film instead of being broadcast live. The program establishes Lucille Ball as TV's first major female star.

NOTES FROM MR. SCOTTO

We certainly hope that the Office of Curriculum & Instruction was able to provide additional support in the areas of instructional technology. In the coming weeks, Mr. Karp will be sending out a needs assessment to develop a training plan for the 17/18 SY.


Please take the time to complete his survey; we want to continue to provide all staff with ongoing professional support.


Thank you.

Kevin Karp

Teacher/Technology Trainer

(609) 660-8900 (ext. 8053)