Posts Categorized: Management

How to Copy Folders & Subfolders in Google Drive

How to Copy Folders & Subfolders in Google Drive

How to Copy Folders & Subfolders in Google Drive Copy Folder Copy Folder is the easiest way I know to copy folders and subfolders in Google Drive. Copy Folder is an application for Google drive that copies EVERYTHING within a folder. It copies folders, subfolders, all files within the selected folder(s). If you have set… Read more

The Only File Converter You Need – Convert Files Online with CloudConvert

The Only File Converter You Need – Convert Files Online with CloudConvert

The Only File Converter You Need Convert Files with CloudConvert CloudConvert.Com Convert Nearly Any Type of File CloudConvert has become my go-to method to convert files.  It works with more than 200 file formats. Nearly any type of file can be converted: audio, video, documents, ebooks, images, spreadsheets, and more. Best of all, it’s free, easy… Read more

A Lesson Planning Power Tool – TeacherCal

A Lesson Planning Power Tool – TeacherCal

A Lesson Planning Power Tool – TeacherCal EduSync.com/TeacherCal TeacherCal is a feature-filled lesson planning calendar for teachers that integrates beautifully with Google Drive. To call it Google Calendar for teachers is a serious understatement. In addition to letting teachers plan lessons and units of study, it automatically organizes all resources within Google Drive, provides students… Read more

Survey Students & Assign Their Top Preferences – Poll & Match

Survey Students & Assign Their Top Preferences – Poll & Match

Survey Students & Assign Their Top Preferences with Poll & Match Poll & Match www.pollandmatch.com Poll and Match is more than an online survey. It provides teachers with an easy way to let students rank their preferences from a list of choices, and then assign students to one of their top choices. For example, I wanted… Read more

An Easy Online Meeting Scheduler – Find Times That Work for Everyone

An Easy Online Meeting Scheduler – Find Times That Work for Everyone

NeedToMeet.com These days, scheduling even simple meetings can be a headache. Finding times that work for everyone can seem like an impossible task.  NeedToMeet has made it easy for teachers to schedule meetings at times that are most convenient for all attendees.  NeedToMeet is a free online meeting scheduler.  It features basic click-through forms and… Read more

All the Features You Need in a Virtual Classroom – Chalkup

All the Features You Need in a Virtual Classroom – Chalkup

Chalkup www.chalkup.co Nearly everyone loves Google Apps for Education (GAFE), and Google Drive seems to be only increasing in popularity among teachers and students.  If you are among GAFE faithful and looking for a better way to manage your class workflow online, then you need to check out Chalkup.  With great tools for helping  students… Read more

Motivate Students & Gamify Learning with Class Badges

Motivate Students & Gamify Learning with Class Badges

Gamify Your Classroom with Badges ClassBadges www.ClassBadges.com Awarding students badges is a great way to recognize them for their achievements. It’s perfect for mastery or standards-based learning. Whether you want to award a badge for mastering a key learning objective, or recognize a student of the week, award a badge for students who go above and… Read more

Convert PDF Documents into Editable Files in Three Steps

Convert PDF Documents into Editable Files in Three Steps

PDFConverter http://www.pdfconverter.com/free-pdf-conversion-online/ The folks at PDFconverter.com offer a free tool that makes converting PDF files a breeze.  Convert PDFs into editable Word, Excel, or PowerPoint Files.  You can also create PDF files.  This tool is totally free and there is no file size limit.   After selecting the file type, just upload the file you… Read more

3 Simple Random Name Selectors for the Classroom

3 Simple Random Name Selectors for the Classroom

3 Simple Random Name Selectors for the Classroom Sometimes you just need a simple way of picking students at random.  No bells and whistles, no sound effects, no animations… just a quick way to randomly pick a name.  Here are three basic random name generators. Random Name Picker http://www.miniwebtool.com/random-name-picker/ It’s as simple as: 1) Paste… Read more

Schedule Conferences, Manage Volunteers, and Organize Wish-Lists with Ease

Schedule Conferences, Manage Volunteers, and Organize Wish-Lists with Ease

SignUpGenius www.SignUpGenius.com   I recently learned about a great tech tool for teachers while signing up for my daughter’s parent/teacher conference.  SignUpGenius allowed me to see time slots available and reserve the one that best-fits my schedule.  The best part is that it only took a few seconds and I was able to sign up over my phone.  I… Read more