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Getting started with VimGolf

VimGolf is a competitive game that improves your text editing skills. It’s a great way to kill five minutes inbetween tasks and offers the promise of …

4 Good iPad Apps for Seamlessly Managing Students Assignments

July 25, 2015<br>Below are three good iPad apps for teachers to use to create, distribute and share assignments with students. There are several other …

Education Technology

Over 14 Million Public Domain Images to Use with Students in Class

July 24, 2015<br>After posting about the voluminous amounts of historical footages uploaded and provided for free on YouTube, we are sharing with you …

Extracted

5 Powerful iPad Apps to Enhance The Way You Grade Students Assignments

June 26, 2015<br>After posting about the best web tools to help you create gradebooks, today we are sharing with you this collection of iPad apps to use …

The 7 Popular Google Docs Tools for Teachers

June 15, 2015<br>Below is a list of some popular Google Docs add-ons for teachers and educators. These extensions are geared towards enhancing your …

Performance Tools | CSS-Tricks

By Robin Rendle On June 7, 2015<p>Weekend roundup time! From the multitude of Grunt and Gulp plugins to web apps that can help us visualize our websites …

A Very Good Google Apps Guide for Teachers

May 6, 2015<br>Here is an interesting resource we discovered through Tom D'Amico. T<i>he Ultimate Google Apps Training Guide</i> is a 15 pages Google document …

What We're Reading: iPad management in the classroom - Innovation: Education

Tips and tricks from around the edtech world<p>Image by Wes Fryer (CC 2.0)<p>Successful and powerful integration of iPads in the classroom depends in no …

VIM Keyboard Shortcuts Cheatsheet

The Vim editor is a command-line based tool that’s an enhanced version of the venerable vi editor. Despite the abundance of graphical rich text …

6 grants for putting more technology in your classroom

Try these grants to add more computers or fund a tech-heavy classroom project<p>For many classrooms, unfortunately, there just isn't enough technology …

#FlipboardChat Summary: Using Flipboard Creatively for Learning

Every Wednesday evening, members of the Flipboard Club—an unofficial group of passionate evangelists—hold a Twitter chat about a Flipboard-centric topic.<p>Last week they covered how to use Flipboard creatively for learning, a great topic for educators of all levels. At the end of the chat, we also …

HugeDomains.com - IeBookstore.com is for sale (Ie Bookstore)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

What impact? 5 ways to put research into practice in the 1-to-1 classroom

Technology in the classroom has had a long and chequered history. Traditionally, the debate around its utility has been dominated by bouncy edtech …

5 Ways school administrators can use Google apps

One of the most powerful ways that administrators can encourage their faculty to adopt new technologies in their classroom and curriculum is by …

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Five reasons I roll with Arch Linux, and why you should too

Installing Arch Linux is a bit like building your own house. You have to dig the foundation, erect the walls, build the roofs, run the plumbing and …

How to set up a safe and secure Web server

Learn a lot by doing it yourself instead of going with a hosting company.<p>Fifteen years ago, you weren't a participant in the digital age unless you …

Add Coding to Your Elementary Curriculum. . . Right Now

Computer science drives innovation in the U.S. economy and society. Despite growing demand for jobs in the field, it remains marginalized throughout …

5 Tech Implementation Challenges for Teachers

Image via Flickr by IvanWalsh.com<p>In all the excitement around what technology can do for education, the frustrations of the teachers faced with using …

Educators Send Flipboard Magazines Into the Classroom

Recently we’ve noticed a number of blog posts that describe how teachers are creating Flipboard magazines to collect and share content with students and other education professionals. The most recent of these comes from Josh Allen, who writes on the Tech Fridge blog about using Flipboard magazines …

Setting Up a Project Workspace in Tmux

As a developer, I spend a lot of time working in the terminal. Besides starting long-running daemons such as web servers in the terminal, I also use …

A List Of Free And Open Source Control Panels

Introduction<p>To manage your businesses and your websites remotely you need to use control panel. With such tool you will have the possibility to …

Linux

Google Classroom Lets Kids Turn in a Photo of Their Homework

High school is a lot different that it was when we were teenagers. Back in the day, it wasn’t all that common for kids to be walking around with cell phones… we were too busy playing around with our parents’ pagers. When it came to accessing the Internet, it definitely wasn’t from our flip phones. …

Excellent Google Classroom Visual Guides for Teachers and Students

January 27, 2015<br>Today I spent sometime curating some EdTech resources on Google Classroom and I came across these wonderful visual guides created by …

Google Launches 'YouTube Kids' for iPhone and iPad

Google announced on Monday that it has released YouTube Kids [Direct Link] on the App Store for iPhone and iPad. The new app provides children and families with a kid-friendly portal to discover and explore videos about anything they can possibly imagine. The family-focused content is appropriate …

100 Useful Unix Commands

<b>A Guide to 100 (ish) Useful Unix Commands</b> <i><br>by Oliver; 2014-05-28</i><p>Introduction<p>In the Introduction to Unix (which I'll borrow heavily from in this …

Making sense of open educational resources

© Giulia Forsyth, 2012<p>This is the second of five posts on open education from Chapter 10 of my online open textbook, Teaching in a Digital Age. The …