Managing Zoom Distractions

Students are creative, clever, and cunning. Especially once the honeymoon of the first few days have ended. Here’s a video I put...

Managing Meetings in the Zoom App

Managing your class meetings via Zoom can be made much easier if you log into the Zoom app. Here’s a quick walkthrough of what you need...

Annotation Settings in Zoom

Every day is a new adventure! Today’s topic: Annotation settings. Your students may have discovered an ability that they have if you...

Hosting Controls in Zoom (Win & Mac)

Here are some infographics to help you navigate the available hosting controls while on a Windows or Mac and running Zoom for your remote...

Google Voice

Google Voice is a fantastic VOIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) service that allows you to have a dedicated FREE number that people can...

Virtual Classrooms

Google Classroom is a wonderful thing. It truly makes posting announcements, assignments, and collecting work online a breeze. But, in...

Video Tools Comparison

There are so many video tools out there! Sites like Zoom or Google Meet that allow you to meet virtually with your students, colleagues,...

Share to Google Classroom

SHARING TO GOOGLE CLASSROOM Many services, websites, and tools allow you to easily add content into your Google Classroom to share with...

Working with PDFs in Google Classroom

I have a love/hate relationship with PDFs. I love how I can create a document, and then publish it as a PDF so that visually it looks...

Email Guardians in Google Classroom

Emailing guardians from Google Classroom is the easiest way to send out mass messages to the families of your students. To do this, you...

Checking in With Students

Hi Folks, here’s a resource for you to give you some options in checking in with students. Got any other ideas? Comment below!

Approve YouTube Videos

When you are sharing YouTube videos with students through Google Classroom, you’ll need to “Approve” them first. This is so students...

Virtual Meetings with Google Meet

Google Meet is an awesome tool for teachers to be able to video conference with colleagues or students. Follow the steps below to get...

Home Learning Resources

Schools nationwide are choosing to temporarily close to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Here are some resources to help stay in...

Using GIFs in the Classroom

Earlier this school year I wrote a blog post on using GIFs in the classroom with some tips to help you or your students create them. ...