tips and tricks

Nov
17

Opening PDFs on your ActivPanel

Published on: November 17th, 2021 in What's Up WednesdaysAuthor: Meagan Wiethorn, M. Ed. We are answering a common question we get from our ActivPanel users: “How do I open PDFs on the ActivPanel?” There are several options when it comes to opening and working with PDFs but today we will cover a few of those [...]
By Meagan Wiethorn, M. Ed. | What's Up Wednesdays
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Nov
10

The Chrome Omnibox

Did you know that your Google Chrome Omnibox is more than just your average address bar? It is a real digital classroom treasure chest.

By Meagan Wiethorn, M. Ed. | What's Up Wednesdays
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Nov
03

Google Keep + Docs

The beauty of Google Keep is not just about lists and ideas but how it integrates into your other Google Workspace apps like Google Docs.

By Marcus Stein, M. Ed. | What's Up Wednesdays
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Oct
27

PowerPoint Pro Tip – Rehearse with Coach

As educators, we all know and understand the importance of feedback. Feedback is a constant in a successful classroom and can occur in many forms from student to student, student to teacher, teacher to student, and now PowerPoint to presenter!

By Angela Kiser, NBCT | What's Up Wednesdays
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Oct
20

Google Meet Updates

Google Meet got a facelift so we want to showcase some of the great new features such as: polls, questions, breakout rooms, and Jamboard.

By Marcus Stein, M. Ed. | What's Up Wednesdays
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Oct
06

Google Docs – New Features

New image formatting options, checkboxes (our personal favorite!), tagging with smart chips, and editor history.

By Meagan Wiethorn, M. Ed. | What's Up Wednesdays
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Sep
29

Word Document to PowerPoint in a Flash!

Did you know that you can easily create beautiful Powerpoint presentations from a Word document using the web version of Office 365!

By Angela Kiser, NBCT | What's Up Wednesdays
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Sep
22

ActivPanel Elements Series Quick Tips

Whether you are making worksheets, designing headers, presentations, certificates, invitations, the options are endless.

By Meagan Wiethorn, M. Ed. | What's Up Wednesdays
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Jul
14

A New Resource for Teachers Using Promethean and Google

360 Pro PD is an online collection of courses for teachers who utilize Promethean interactive boards, panels, ActivInspire software, Google Classroom and other resources to teach, engage, and inspire their students.

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Dec
02

Using Tabs Efficiently

Do you find yourself opening multiple tabs and websites every morning when setting up for the day? Now more than ever so many of the resources we use are online. On a daily basis you need your cloud storage, grade book and attendance, email, LMS, the list goes on and on. Opening all of those every day can take up precious time in your day…

By Kelli Deranger, M. Ed. | What's Up Wednesdays
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