Ever get sick of clicking the square navigation button in the corner that allows you to quickly access common Office 365 functions? Want to make good use of the space in the bar at the top of Office 365 pages?
Finally it’s here! Microsoft has finally added handwriting to OneNote on iPad. After keeping it for Windows only devices, it was released on Android and now it has made its way to iOS. Obviously as it’s iPad you have to use a capacitive touch stylus or you can use your finger to write. It was Read more about OneNote gets handwriting on iPad … Finally![…]
I’m not going to lie, I’ve always felt the Surface Pro’s are a little on the pricey side (but I’m willing to evaluate the unit if Microsoft sent one to me!) Other manufacturers’ devices were cheaper but still not at an entry point for a low risk purchase. Apple started with their iPad and later Read more about Linx 8 – the iPad mini of the Windows 8 world?[…]
*Moving to “The Cloud” is difficult. It shouldn’t be but it is for many people. Many people are unwilling or unable to move their files because of a lack or understanding of how cloud storage works. Part of the reason is that users can’t see it and therefore have a perception that they have no control Read more about Why aren’t your files in OneDrive?[…]
The first tutorial in a series shows how to create a Red Nose Day animation using Microsoft PowerPoint to be displayed using Xibo open source signage software. Assets and files available at https://docs.google.com/file/d/0BxGGNLiimox-TDF1ckstdF93S2s/edit?usp=sharing
This video shows how we have our digital signage network set up and why we made certain choices about our layouts.
This video shows a sample of the signage that we are running on one of our reception digital signage units. Follow thesignageguy at youtube.com/thesignageguy to see more demos and how tos.
Teachers don’t have a lot of time! But they do have high standards and they want their efforts to have impact. I have recently been demoing a free tool to a few teachers at my school called Screenr. It is a free screencasting website which is a one-click record simple system. There is no software Read more about Screenr – A simple tool for teachers[…]
“Bored” from lanier67 on Flickr My Twitter feed is full of retweets this morning … “Michael Gove to scrap ‘boring’ IT lessons” from the Guardian. In his opening speech to the BETT show, Michael Gove will slam the boring and constrictive programme of study that is in place for ICT and will allow schools Read more about ICT Freedom – With great power comes great responsibility[…]
This year I won’t be making any new year’s resolutions. For me I am focusing on using my skills more at school. As an ICT teacher it’s easy to get on the treadmill of Word, PowerPoint, Excel and the occasional Access database if you’re getting really technical. This year I am going all out Read more about 2012: My Year of Coding[…]