EdTech Help Desk and Integration Support

"How To" Technology Resources, Updates and Reviews
Workshop Descriptions and Schedule

To sign up for any sessions below, go to the workshop sign up form and also check later in My Learning Plan as they begin to show in there.
To see their description, just click on a  title in the calendar below and see more details.
(the link is also in each calendar date description.)

EdTech Workshops and EdTech PD Online

How To Resources and Updates

For more "How-To" Resources, click the EdTech Updates, or Check out the WHS Student Help Desk Blog for more resources or to request one to be made for you!

EdTech Updates, Reviews and More

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  • Create a Google Classroom Repository: Share Lessons, Assignments and Questions Between Teachers Create a Classroom Repository:Share Lessons, Assignments and Questions Between TeachersWhat is a Classroom Repository? I love Google Classroom for so many reasons. How students and teachers and have discussions, share resources, give and receive feedback well beyond the walls and timeframe of the classroom and across all device platforms. One complaint I have received for a long time was that Classroom didn't have a way to load a class module or template of already created posts, assignments, questions like Moodle, Blackboard or some of the other learning platforms.I was co-teaching in some science classrooms and they were voicing the issue on having to recreate assignments between peers. Sure, you could share attachments in Drive, but ...
    Posted Apr 11, 2017, 8:36 AM by jlowton@warriors.winnacunnet.org
  • Check out the Explore Tool in Docs, Slides and Sheets Explore: Quickly and easily cite your sources & images with Explore in Google Docs, Slides & SheetsIf you had ever used or never used the Research tool in Documents and slides, you will appreciate the update to this removed tool now called Explore. Explore does so many different things depending on if you use it in a Document, Slides presentation or in Sheets.An update from the older Research tool; students, teachers and others can now pull in images and content that will automatically create citations in Google Documents as a footnote or attach the source link in Slides.  Learn more here....    (image from Google Docs Blog, accessed Jan 2017)In Spreadsheets, you can now look up data and chart info ...
    Posted Jan 9, 2017, 10:16 AM by jlowton@warriors.winnacunnet.org
  • How to Create Random Name Selector, Seating Charts and Group Selectors from a Single Google Sheets with Flippity.net! Flippity.netEver wanted to take your list of students and quickly pick a random name for activities, prizes or other reasons? Want to use that same spreadsheet o create seating charts, pair students in groups? Want to use a simple google spreadsheet of terms to create online flashcards and review games from the same spreadsheet?Go to Flippity.net, Click on their template and thenclick the Make a Copy button on the next screen.In the first two columns fill in the names or terms and definitions but do not change the header rowWhen done, click on the second spreadsheet at the bottom.Follow the instructionsGo to File and Publish to the webCopy the link ...
    Posted Sep 29, 2016, 7:03 PM by jlowton@warriors.winnacunnet.org
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