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Tutorial videos created specifically for CISD staff members
  • Ex: iOS Keyboard Shortcuts in Action

    Published March 1, 2016
  • ThingLink: Creating, Uploading, and Tagging

    Published July 16, 2015
    0:13 My technology blog has an article on ThingLink as well as video links to the basics of ThingLink and other tech tools. www.innovateinstructinspire.blogspot.com
    2:09 Example ThingLink I made for my students about Newton's 3 Laws of Motion and foam flyers
    4:05 Using Microsoft's PowerPoint to create a custom image
    4:34 Lime green stripe background from www.gabbysclassrooms.com
    5:17 Frame from the Lovin' Lit store on teacherspayteachers.com
    6:12 Font is called KG Drops of Jupiter from www.kimberlygeswein.com
    7:23 Upload to ThingLink from Flickr, Facebook, a link online, or your computer
    8:19 Add tags to your image
  • ThingLink: the Basics

    Published July 16, 2015
  • Answer Garden

    Published July 15, 2015
  • Pinterest

    Published August 18, 2014
  • Hashtags

    Published August 16, 2014
  • Twitter Website

    Published August 16, 2014
  • Instagram

    Published August 16, 2014
  • Twitter on iPad

    Published August 15, 2014
  • Explain Everything: a Tour

    Published August 13, 2014
  • Educreations: a Tour

    Published August 13, 2014
  • Puppet Edu

    Published August 11, 2014
  • Silent Light App

    Published August 11, 2014
  • Blendspace: Create a Lesson

    Published August 11, 2014
  • Blendspace: A Tour

    Published August 11, 2014
  • Share and Crop YouTube Videos

    Published August 11, 2014
  • Share 1 File From Dropbox

    Published August 11, 2014
  • Instant Classroom

    Published August 14, 2013
    0:05 Go to www.superteachertools.com/instantclassroom to access this page.
    0:19 Sign up for a free account by scrolling down on the webpage and clicking "Create a Group Now."
    0:49 Bookmark your new site for easy access.
    0:55 Ads :(
    1:09 BTW: have you tried Class Dojo? It's neat (and free)!
    1:57 You can make as many groups as you need.
    2:31 Create a new group.
    3:14 Edit the students in each group at any time.
    3:38 Add pictures of each student.
    4:14 Generate a seating chart.
    5:42 Generate student names randomly.
    7:34 Generate random groups of students.
  • Symbaloo: Create a Custom Icon for a Tile

    Published August 11, 2013
  • Symbaloo: Upload an Image to a Tile

    Published August 11, 2013
  • Symbaloo: Share a Webmix

    Published August 11, 2013
    1:30 Share on social media.
    1:49 Copy and paste the direct link to put in an e-mail, on a website, or in a newsletter.
    2:11 Get the embed code.
    2:32 What an embedded webmix looks like
    3:42 Copy and paste the embed code to your computer's clipboard.
    4:23 Embed a webmix on your Blogger blog (in a post or on a page).
    4:58 Troubleshooting: choose "interpret typed HTML" in the options.
    5:31 Change the size of your webmix, if you want.
    7:34 Embed a webmix onto your CISD website (via Edline).
    9:20 Stop sharing your webmix.
  • Symbaloo: Edit the Box in the Middle of a Webmix

    Published August 11, 2013
  • Symbaloo: Add Webmixes and Tiles

    Published August 11, 2013
    0:21 Add a webmix by clicking the + sign
    0:47 Customize the visual aspects of your webmix.
    3:30 Search for and add a tile of a popular website that has already been uploaded by another user.
    4:17 Create a tile
    7:55 Move your tiles to organize your webmix in a way that works for you.
  • Symbaloo Makes Life Easier

    Published August 11, 2013
    0:36 Ideas for personal use
    2:15 Set Symbaloo as the homepage on student classroom computers so they can open Internet Explorer and immediately click on the website they need to visit.
    3:10 Share the webmix in the newsletter so that students can quickly and easily visit the links at home.
    3:37 Link to embed the webmix on your blog or website so that students can visit the links quickly in the computer lab.
    4:41 Organize all your school-related links into a webmix for work use.
  • Symbaloo

    Published August 11, 2013
  • Dropbox: Shared Folders

    Published July 2, 2013
  • Dropbox: Download, Delete, Rename, Move, and Copy

    Published July 2, 2013
  • Dropbox: Creating Folders and Uploading Files from the Web

    Published July 2, 2013
  • Sign up for Dropbox

    Published July 2, 2013
  • Ex: iOS Keyboard Shortcuts in Action
    00:03 >
  • ThingLink: Creating, Uploading, and Tagging
    14:39 >
  • ThingLink: the Basics
    09:59 >
  • Answer Garden
    11:17 >
  • Pinterest
    11:40 >
  • Hashtags
    12:55 >
  • Twitter Website
    13:00 >
  • Instagram
    11:57 >
  • Twitter on iPad
    14:41 >
  • Explain Everything: a Tour
    13:48 >
  • Educreations: a Tour
    03:22 >
  • Puppet Edu
    08:59 >
  • Silent Light App
    06:47 >
  • Blendspace: Create a Lesson
    14:10 >
  • Blendspace: A Tour
    13:17 >
  • Share and Crop YouTube Videos
    07:31 >
  • Share 1 File From Dropbox
    04:14 >
  • Instant Classroom
    08:39 >
  • Symbaloo: Create a Custom Icon for a Tile
    05:13 >
  • Symbaloo: Upload an Image to a Tile
    03:56 >
  • Symbaloo: Share a Webmix
    09:50 >
  • Symbaloo: Edit the Box in the Middle of a Webmix
    04:03 >
  • Symbaloo: Add Webmixes and Tiles
    08:12 >
  • Symbaloo Makes Life Easier
    07:40 >
  • Symbaloo
    14:16 >
  • Dropbox: Shared Folders
    08:00 >
  • Dropbox: Download, Delete, Rename, Move, and Copy
    04:44 >
  • Dropbox: Creating Folders and Uploading Files from the Web
    06:30 >
  • Sign up for Dropbox
    02:44 >