Staying Connected

Instructional Technology Weekly News ~ Jennifer Downey, ITRT

Tech Tuesday Week of January 12, 2016

Workshop Wednesday 1/20

Discovery Education Playdate wtih Chaney and Downey

Explore Discovery Education resources with two great guides!

Wednesday January 20th 3:10-4:00 in the Science Lab.

Bring your own laptop!

Save your seat and get a special prize! Click here to RSVP

30 Day Happy Teacher Challenge

Why in the world is my Instructional Technology Specialist sharing this? Oh look closely there are some great techy tips embedded in this happy-venture! Not sure you can (gasp organize that Google Drive) ask me to join you. I'd love to be happy with you that day!!

Get the FREE dowload

There is also one for Happy Administrators - ours are pretty AWESOME but we want them to be as happy too!

Chrome App - Voice Note II: Speech to Text

Do you agonize over typing? Do you have a student that is agonizing over typing? While typing is in most ways just as important as penmanship these days, sometimes we need an intervention! Try out this Chrome App which allows speech to text dictation.

Voice Note II on the Chrome Web Store

Forgot how to add a Chrome App? Find the Video Tutorial on The ITRT Jackpot

New Years Resolution to Update Your Classroom Newsletter?

Check out the full post that goes along with the video. You can do it! :)

Design a Newsletter in Google Slides

The Tech Effect

New Posts in our Tech Effect Blog!

Check out what your colleagues are doing to make TES a techy place!

Jen's Schedule This Week of January 11th

Monday AM -

Tuesday - CO Mtg AM/PM

Wednesday AM

Thursday - Evening PTA Night

Friday - AM

I am able to stay until NOON most days. Check my availability posted on my webpage: