Think Different #23
Resources for the Week of April 10, 2017
Can't draw, no problem, check out Adobe CAPTURE
Asset examples people have created from their photos:
• geometric patterns
• color themes or palettes
• vector graphics
• custom brushes
• dynamic looks
CANVA just added new categories with hundreds of designs
NEW Categories for Templates:
- Resume Templates
- Certificate Templates
- Planner Templates
Works the same way from the app or website.
Create beautiful designs and professional graphics with Canva. Edit photos, add text, elements, stickers, borders, frames and more. Get started in seconds with more than hundreds of professional templates and tweak them to suit your need.
Use your own photos or choose from more than one million layouts, stock photographs, and illustrations. Search for the best fonts, photo filters, graphics, stickers, and shapes, then use Canva’s simple drag and drop tool to create a design. Share your design directly to your favorite social media app, via email, text messaging apps or export to your camera roll.
Declutter your day and free up your time at work or at home with a planner.
It could be a casual event or for a professional purpose, acknowledge those who have performed well with a memorable certificate.
Make an impression with new resume templates.
Show YouTube Videos Without Related Content
Anyone who has ever opened YouTube in front of a classroom knows the feeling of dread that comes with hoping that the "related" content in the sidebar really is related content. Likewise, you hope that the "related" videos at the end of the one you're showing are appropriate for your classroom. Here are five ways that you can avoid showing related content when you show YouTube videos in your classroom.
Add Pie Chart Leader Lines in Numbers
A new feature in Numbers is the ability to add leader lines to pie charts. This makes the charts look more professional and easier to follow. This also works with pie charts in Keynote and Pages.
Need college credit to renew your Teaching Certificate and also earn a certificate to teach online
As today's K-12 schools have become more receptive to online interactive learning, virtual schools represent a significant paradigm shift in delivering and acquiring knowledge. This certificate prepares participants to ride the crest of this new wave in K-12 education. It is expected that the Kansas Department of Education (KSDE) will declare online teaching to be a dedicated area of licensure in the near future, and I am sure other states are in the process as well, the K-State College of Education is at the vanguard of this new era.
The attached flyer explains the program. The K12 online teaching certificate could be very beneficial earning additional income teaching online. First class in the series begins in May!