Tech Tuesday

December 16, 2014

iPad Goal Due on Friday

  • The 3rd 6 weeks goal is due on Friday, December19th
  • All Goals, Turn In Forms, Examples are on the MMS Tech Webpage
  • Go to MMS>Departments>Technology>iPad>District iPad
  • Join the Edmodo group: 9ajf95 and you will find more examples and resources

iOS 8.1.2

  • Apple put out another update. Please update your iPads to 8.1.2
  • Students have been notified through annoucements to update.
  • This is a small, quick update and should only take about 10 minutes

Snip it tool for computer

  • Have you ever wanted to just capture part of your computer screen?
  • If you have a computer running windows 7, you can access your computer's Snipping Tool.
  • Go to the start button on your computer and search for the Snipping Tool
  • If you have an xp and you would like to be able to do this, email me and I can give you some options

Awesome Screenshot for iPad

  • On your iPad, you can use an app called Awesome Screenshot to capture part of your iPad screen or the entire screen.
  • You can also annotate over it, use arrows and text to describe what you are doing.
  • Click the link below from your iPad to get a link to the app.

Backing up a Notability document to Google Drive

  • Currently the automatic back-up of Notability notes with Google is being worked on.
  • In the meantime, students can back up notes individually by following these steps:

Backing up a copy of a Notablity note to Google Drive

  1. Open up Note in notablity
  2. Go to Share icon
  3. Select Share at the bottom (not Google Drive)
  4. Select Share Note
  5. Find icon that says "Open in Drive"
  6. If you are logged in to your Google Drive App, it will automatically go there and ask you if you would like to Upload item
  7. Select Upload
  8. Documents uploads

Tech Tuesday training schedule

Here is the schedule for Tech Tuesday training from now until Spring Break.

  • January 13th
  • January 27th
  • February 17th
  • March 3rd