#CAGTI17

Hi new friends!  Linking you up to my session resources for the California Google Geo Teachers Institute!  I hope you are having a blast!  Don't forget to stay connected and build your PLN!  Holler at me on Twitter or Facebook (I literally suck at all the rest). Session 1:  Mini-Geo…

Google Classroom: Discussion Hack!

This past weekend I had the opportunity to learn and grow with Amy Ayer, 6th grade teacher in Riverside Unified School District. During a discussion on Google Classroom someone asked THE MOST POPULAR question I always get in a training.  Amy saved the day with this quick easy hack while grading discussion…

Reading Alive w/Aurasma

Stephanie Taylor is a 6th grade ELA teacher at North Middle School.  She is also one of our #HCSInnovate teacher fellows.  A couple of weeks ago we were brainstorming ways to bring technology + student engagement into her next lesson in reading class.  Stephanie is fortunate enough, at NMS, to…

Google Hangouts!

UPDATE:  Please make sure that if you have a HCS Help Desk question that you continue emailing or calling 270.769.7948.  These are the modes of communication preferred for our Help Desk! Thanks so much! A few weeks ago I did a (really dumb) Facebook live stream on Google Hangouts.  I recently…

Plickers: A Quick Idea

I was visiting a rockstar business ed teacher yesterday who is, quite possibly, one of my biggest Plickers evangelists (Thanks Tiff!).  She teaches in a computer lab and utilizes Plickers on a regular basis.  I always get a lot of questions on the best way to manage the cards during…