How do you facilitate collaboration with your students? Well, this important skill is much easier these days with excellent new, mobile-friendly applications.
Check out the cool new bookmark feature in Word 2013. This little gem saves tons of time trying to find where you left off in a document.
This video takes you through the steps to find and open a document. Okay…so this is pretty basic but we are starting at the beginning!
Mind mapping is a process practiced by many professionals in order to develop the base strategies for various projects. Everything from planning out advertising and budgets to graphic design and logo development can benefit from using these apps. Children can easily incorporate their lives into mind mapping as well.
Scot Osterweil, a Professor at the MIT Media Lab, said in an article that “it’s strange. We’ve always seen technology as a way of increasing productivity and saving labor. And now that we’re actually reaping those benefits, we don’t know what to do about it.”
I have started and managed several 1:1 programs at different schools. No matter what, there will be some breakage. I can say confidently that 99.5% of the time, this breakage is completely accidental.