I want you to start the year right with the best tech tips one could hope for in 2018. Tip #10 Master Media Literacy with Fake News This tip unfortunately remains as relevant today as when I published this article. The main idea is to develop ourselves as knowledge constructors […]

10 Best Tech Tips for 2018   Recently updated !


Create a Random Name Picker - Teams 2
Recommended by our good friend Tom Hammerlund, this set of Google Sheets templates should be part of your teaching arsenal. Use pre-made Google Sheets to quickly create a random name picker, jeopardy games, word puzzles, crossword puzzles, and more. Flippity Templates The idea is really simple and so are the […]

Create a Random Name Picker with Google Sheets   Recently updated !


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You’ve probably noticed that one of our favorite topics is productivity. Today is no exception as your favorite scheduling app underwent a design makeover. This how-to guide for Google Calendar will teach you all the new features you need to know. Ready to learn? Try the new version of Google Calendar […]

Guide to the New Version of Google Calendar



Let's have a look at how Gmail generates your list of contacts and how to clean Gmail contacts you will not be writing to anymore.

Clean Gmail Contacts


Growth Mindset Wallpapers 3
If your walls are covered with motivational posters already, why don’t you use your laptop to be reminded of some wonderful ideas. Be careful, those growth mindset wallpapers are guaranteed to inspire everyone! 1. There Are No Failures Be sure to express your intellectual wanderlust. Download. 2. It’s Not That […]

6 Growth Mindset Wallpapers for your Desktop


Ultimate Guide to WordPress Website 6
WordPress powers 28% of all websites on the Internet and yet creating a website with WordPress requires no coding HTML skills. But this is not to say that the process is straight forward. As the Swiss army knife of web design, the WordPress dashboard can be difficult to navigate. It […]

The Ultimate Guide to a WordPress Website



Letter to Santa
You’re stuffed with candy canes, you finished all your Christmas online shopping, and your bags are packed. Your browser seems to feel your impatience. An ad pops up on one of your most frequented websites: “Do you miss Chicago? Book your flight now.” It’s time to block your browser leaks and protect […]

Protect your Privacy with Adblock Plus


Classroom Timer - Countdown Timer
Time management is an essential skill for a teacher. Here I list a few excellent classroom timers which I use almost daily.

Classroom Timers to Bookmark


Example of Virtual Reality
Virtual Reality is an immersive experience which your students will never forget. Visit exotic destinations, manipulate the anatomy of extinct creatures, ride in a formula one, the scenarios are almost endless. Here are some of the best apps to discover virtual reality in the classroom. But first we need to […]

The 7 Best Apps for Virtual Reality in the Classroom



5 Pro Tips for the Perfect Inbox
Master your Gmail inbox with this very short training and never miss an important email anymore. Here are five pro tips for the perfect inbox. Watch the training video for an overview, and dive in with the details below when you are ready to conquer. Tip 1 Filter Important Emails […]

5 Pro Tips for the Perfect Inbox


Partial Screenshot to the Clipboard on a Mac
Taking a screenshot on your computer is a skill you learn early on, alongside the shortcuts for copying and pasting. In lesson plans, emails, tutorials, and other documents, sharing a picture of your entire desktop or a small snapshot of a detail happens routinely. But have you truly mastered the art […]

Master the Art of the Screenshot


Take Teaching to the Next Level
If you want to take teaching to the next level, you have to look beyond the walls of your classroom and collaborate on a global scale. Teachers must model collaboration to students so they in turn can use these skills in the digital world in which they are already immersed. We […]

Take Teaching to the Next Level