Tech & Learning

Week of February 22, 2016

Two Google Resources

1. Google Tour Builder:

Watch the video of the history teacher to learn how his students use Tour Builder in his class.

2. Google Lit Trips:

Start HERE using this Getting Started guide to using Lit Trips in your classroom.

DyKnow's Attention Feature

If you haven't tried DyKnow's Attention feature to redirect students to get back on track then I would ask, why not?! We all agree that having devices is a distraction for many students. This feature in DyKnow gives you another tool to get control of the distracted student. Here's how it works.

Parent Observer in Canvas

Some of you have been asking for the instructions for parents to sign on to Canvas as observers of their student's courses. Randy has linked the instructions and guides for parents on our district website. Please feel free to communicate this with all of your parents.

Copyright and Primary Sources

Library of Congress offers a detailed, clear cut explanation of copyright and fair use in THIS teacher resource. The image below is a sample of what you'll read in this interactive guide for teachers.
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