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What cloud storage system is right for your classroom?

What cloud storage system is right for your classroom?

The day has finally arrived where teachers all across the world can sign up for Google Drive, the new cloud based storage system presented by the monsters of the internet, Google.  There are many options for teachers to share files between their homes and classrooms.  The most popular of them right now is Dropbox.   […]

TeacherCast Update 4:20:12

TeacherCast Update 4:20:12

[powerpress] TeacherCast has had several big additions this week.  First, we have opened up a second podcasting feed in iTunes.  This is due to the overwhelming success of our weekly show. New Podcasts Due to this success, we are now offering an audio only podcast and a video podcast.  Please click the links to subscribe to each.  If […]

The Four Essential FREEBIES of Educational Technology

The Four Essential FREEBIES of Educational Technology

I recently taught a professional development session at my high school where we discussed the primary things a teacher should do to become a 21st  Century Educator.  Sure, there are the obvious things that a teacher needs to do in order to survive this ever changing technological world (see my series on Why Every Teacher […]

Why Every Teacher Needs a Mac Pt. 1

Why Every Teacher Needs a Mac Pt. 1

Every teacher needs aMac. There, I said it.  I was originally a PC teacher.  For several years, I left work, came home, and turned on my Microsoft based PC, opened up my Microsoft Word, Microsoft Power Point and Microsoft Expression web to create my lesson plans, correspondences, class presentations and professional websites.  It took me […]