Technology FYI

Jordan School District February, 2016

MasteryConnect Tips

Coming Soon: New Teacher App for iPad

Use your iPad to search and deliver assessments, run quick checks on the fly, share student progress, and view student mastery—all while on the move. A new Teacher App for iPad will be coming out within the next couple of weeks.

Want to learn more?

Utah Education Network

February Highlights

Digital Learning Day

Digital Learning Day is February 17, 2016

On February 17, thousands of schools and local communities will celebrate the fifth anniversary of Digital Learning Day and, more importantly, will take part in the exciting transformation of teaching and learning powered by technology. It may not be the only day where educators and students go digital, but it is a day that challenges everyone to be actively involved in reimagining the education system.

For more information check out the Digital Learning Day website.

Google Apps for Education

Kami (Formerly Noteable PDF)

Kami (formerly Notable) is a Chrome App that allows you to view, annotate, share and collaborate on your files. It is your cloud-based all in one office productivity tool. Kami is a powerful tool to use with Google Apps for Education. Students can view and annotate pdf documents. Annotations can be saved automatically in documents for students to share with teachers. For information on how to use Kami with Google Classroom watch the following video.
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Adobe Slate

Adobe Slate Online

Adobe Slate is an easy, fun way to turn any document into a beautiful visual story, in minutes. Just type or talk to add text and use your favorite photos in a a cool layout. Then tap on one of the creative themes and beautiful fonts, magazine-style design and motion automatically transform your story. Then, share your Slate link anywhere -- a beautiful read on any device. -

Any now Adobe Slate is available on the web so you can create these on any device. Try it... So Easy and So Cool.

March 17 and 18 - Tech Madness

Please visit the website for information on this years UCET Conference. The conference will be at the University of Utah. Early registration is now open.