TCEA 2015

Texas Computer Education Association

Google Academy

Check out Tammy's Technology Tips for Teachers (Google Stuff)

http://tammyworcester.com/googlestuff/


Use your Google Calendar and BookMe to easily schedule parent/teacher conferences:

https://ga.youcanbook.me/

Learn more at: https://www.smore.com/s8k1w


Use siteMaestro to quickly and easily set up ePortfolios for all of your students. Learn more at: http://cloudlab.newvisions.org/add-ons/sitemaestro and

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=EuSwkxn231o


Learn more about things you might be surprised that Chromebooks can do here: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1-O8ebTIR071D2D_ZgRgvJTWrzBDrJqWRYtOh01C4-Xo/preview?slide=id.p

and check out these Chromebook Apps from the Chrome Webstore:

Take/edit pictures: Webcam Toy

Edit pictures: Polarr

Edit Video: WeVideo

Record and Edit Audio: Twisted Wave


Find other classrooms throughout the country that are looking for a buddy classroom for a Google Hangout or Skype Book Club at https://education.skype.com/


Beginner's Guide to Google Classroom:

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1-O8ebTIR071D2D_ZgRgvJTWrzBDrJqWRYtOh01C4-Xo/preview?slide=id.p


Use Google Draw and Flaticon to easily create infographics for your classroom. Learn more here: https://docs.google.com/a/staff.lisd.net/document/d/1NXxqX5EmnRebj7-SfvVixTBCC8XLvprcpUhQrvyEHAQ/mobilebasic?pli=1

iPad Academy

Project your iPad through your Mac WITHOUT wifi or AirServer!

Learn more here: http://lesliefisher.com/resources/blog/displaying-your-ios-device-on-your-mac-using-yosemite

(note that this feature uses the Yosemite operating system, which technology has not pushed to our MacBooks---coming soon!)


Lots of great iPad tips and tricks at iPad Tricks You Didn't Know


Share the screen of your iPad instantly with every device in the room using ScreenLeap:

www.Screenleap.com


Use Plickers in your non 1:X classroom to get instant responses, similar to Kahoot or Socrative. Learn more here: www.plickers.com


Use the ColAR app to print, color, and see the art come alive using augmented reality. Learn more here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tBYm53L79YY


PhotoMath App: Take a picture of any math problem and it solves it for you.


Word Lens feature on Google Translate: Take a picture of any text and it translates it into English.

STEM Stuff