Totally Techno Tina's Tech Tips

Tech Tips for PLC's


Teachers don't have time to invest in finding lesson plans or technology tools to use with their students. As a library media specialist and online instructor, I constantly come across tools that I think might be helpful or used by our teachers.

Here are a few of those tools. If you have any questions or need help implementing these tools, feel free to contact me.

Tina Glatz

ViewPure-YouTube Videos without all the extra Stuff

Do you want to show a YouTube video without ads? Don't want to see the comments below the video or the suggested playlists? Use ViewPure to take away all the clutter.

Step 1: Go to

Step 2: Copy and paste your YouTube video url

Step 3: Click Purify

Zamzar-Convert PDF's into editable documents

Have you ever found a PDF that you wanted to use but still needed to make changes to fit your needs? Zamzar is a converter that allows you to turn a PDF into an editable document.

Step 1: Find and save the PDF that you want to convert

Step 2: Go to

Step 3: Choose your file

Step 4: Choose the format docx to convert to

Step 5: Enter the email address you want to receive the file (Usually your personal email so that it doesn't get lost in spam land)

Step 6: Click Convert