Bill's Tech Tidbits

August 2014

Welcome Back!

I hope everyone had a relaxing summer break! Hopefully your return to school will be a smooth transition into the 2014 - 2015 School Year!
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This year's theme for Professional Development is Plug In and Power Up. We will look at blending instructional best practices and the purposeful use of technology in order to Power Up the great instruction that takes place in your classroom.

Back to School Must-Have Tool: REMIND

Remind (formerly Remind101) allows you to send your parents text message alerts or email alerts without using your own phone! How cool is that?

Click on the "Remind Directions" button below to learn how to signup and begin texting or emailing alerts to you parents.

*If you created an account last year, you do not need to create a different account this year. You will just need to remove last year's class and then create a new class for this year.

Getting to know your Lenovo

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In order to acclimate you back into the classroom please visit the link below to access important information about your school issued Lenovo laptop. Take a look around and use this resource to learn the ins and outs of your laptop.