Newspaper Navigator – A New Search Tool from the Library of Congress

This week the Library of Congress launched a new search tool called Newspaper Navigator. Newspaper Navigator is an index of

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Ten Search Strategies Students Need to Know

Last week I hosted a Practical Ed Tech webinar titled Ten Search Strategies Students Need to Know. Afterwards I had

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The Week in Review – The Most Popular Posts

Good morning from Maine where it is a crisp 31F outside as I await the sunrise while compiling this week’s

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TeacherMade – Quickly Create & Share a Variety of Online Activities

Disclosure: TeacherMade is an advertiser on FreeTech4Teachers.com.  As the new school year begins we’re all trying new things while also

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Create an Online Philosophical Chairs Activity With Jamboard

Last week I got an interesting question from a reader named Chuck. I’m not sure that my answer or the

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Movies on Map – Discover the World Through a Map & Video Combination

I love maps and I love a good video so I had to explore Movies on Map when I saw

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Google Adds More Teacher Controls for Google Meet – Yay!

In terms of meeting controls Google Meet has lagged behind Zoom all year. Google is making efforts to close that

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Google Updates and Simplifies Finding Creative Commons Licensed Images

When looking for public domain and Creative Commons licensed images to use in multimedia projects I generally recommend going to

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How to Change Google Drive Comment Notifications

On Monday I shared directions for using Google Drive to comment on shared videos. Yesterday, I received a follow-up question

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OnePlus Nord Green Tint Display Issue: How To Check?

After rolling out premium smartphones with a $1,000 tag, OnePlus has made a return to the budget smartphone segment with

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How to Increase the Chances of Your Students Actually Watching Your Instructional Videos

On Friday I gave a couple of presentations at my school about ways to improve the chances that students actually

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Back-to-School Email Tips & Reminders

Every year at this time I share some cute videos intended to help students understand proper email etiquette. This year

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Certify'em Introduces New Features

Certify’em is a Google Forms add-on that I’ve been using and recommending for the last few years. Certify’em makes it

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Five Zoom Features You Need to Know

As the new school year gets going there is going to be a lot more Zoom calls in our future.

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Five Features of Microsoft Teams to Note

This year I added a section on remote teaching to the Practical Ed Tech Handbook. What follows here is an

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Five Current Google Meet Features to Note

Last week Google announced a bunch of additional features that will be coming to Google Meet later this fall. Before

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The Week in Review – The Most Popular Posts

Good morning from Maine where our recent heatwave has broken and it’s going to be a great weekend to enjoy

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Two Ways to Quickly Create Transcripts of YouTube Videos

About a week ago I hosted a webinar for an organization that hired me this summer and in the summer

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Apple rolls out first public beta of WatchOS 7: Here is how to download it

FP TrendingAug 12, 2020 16:59:47 IST Apple has released the first public beta of WatchOS 7. This is the first

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