Happy New Year! 2015 News & Updates

It’s been an amazing year at ClassTechTips.com and I am so excited to see what 2015 will bring! Here are a few highlights for the upcoming year: I’ll be traveling across the US (and internationally) sharing my favorite apps and ideas for technology integration.  Come say hello at the EdTechTeacher iPad Summit, SXSWEdu, and ISTE…

How to Link Google Forms to QR Codes

I’ve shared some of the reasons that I love Google Forms, including how they can be used to collect assessment data.  Google Forms can also be used for students to turn in information.  They might fill out a Google Form to submit a book recommendation, request extra help, or to complete an interest survey. Google Forms…

Quick Flashcard Creation and Export​ on iPads

Synopsis is a completely free iPad app for students that lets users create notes by highlighting different sections of a PDF document. Students can then modify the notes they have created by adding their own text. Synopsis gives students the power to summarize any text so they won’t need to go back to a PDF document to study material.  Each individual note can be converted…

Splashtop Education in Action in California

Earlier this month I shared Splashtop a tool that can increase teacher mobility and student engagement in one-to-one classrooms.  Teachers can move around the classroom untethered (free from cables) and access all of their computer files in any software or format.  There is also support for schools using the Common Core State Standards. Students in…