When I’m trying to teach my students how to use any kind of ed tech, I inevitably have to put together some kind of tutorial to walk them through the process. I spent a lot of time taking screenshots, typing instructions, and organizing it into an easy-to-follow tutorial. It took a long time.
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Using Custom Paragraph Styles in Google Docs (video)
Setting up customized paragraph styles in Google Docs is a simple process.
3 Steps to Add a Table of Contents in Docs (Video)
If you’ve ever created any kind of lengthy Google Doc, then you know how annoying it can be to try to scroll through a long document to find a specific page. Google Docs will create a table of contents for you in just a few simple steps.
5 Tips for Using Google Forms Quizzes
Google Forms can give you a lot of versatility when it comes to quizzes in class.
Why I Changed My Mind about (and Perception of) Extra Credit
For the last few years, I have refused to give extra credit. Why bother? If the students can’t bother to do the regular credit, why should they get extra credit? That’s what I reasoned, and it made sense.
PeerGrade Tutorial: Setting up a Class
Trying to create a class in PeerGrade? It’s a simple 3-step process.
PeerGrade: Your New Way to Do Peer Revisions
PeerGrade is an online peer revision tool. Here are my thoughts on it.