Tutorials and other "HOw To" info
Want to learn more about Adobe Photoshop or Movie Maker or any other software on our school's network? Need to learn how to create blogs or wikis?
Search Learn Ontario for video tutorials - they are all FREE!
Lynda.com - covers a wide variety of software and tools; offers a few free tutorials, but for the most part you need to buy a subscription (starts at $25/month)
The Internet Public Library (IPL) - web technologies collection - search for links to over 80 different web-based applications
Media Smarts - Digital and Media Literacy
Excellent Canadian website with educational games, online tutorials, and tons of information for students, teachers and parents on a variety of media and digital issues from violence, gender representation and marketing in the media to cyberbullying and privacy issues online.
Finding apps (all types, including educational ones)
Quixey - the search engine for apps (pick your platform and search for apps that do what you want to do!)
APPitic - apps for education
Apps in Education
Soon to no longer be a student or staff in Simcoe County? Don't forget to transfer any files on the school network, email, D2L, or GAFE (Google) accounts that you want to keep. Details about archiving your GAFE account can be found in the PDF file below.
How to make a voice recording on an Android device and upload it to your Google Drive - by Ms. Checkley
How to make a voice recording using iPhone Voice Memo and upload it to Google Classroom - by Ms. Shand
Google Tutorials by Richard Bryne (YouTube playlist with lots of great How to videos for Google - for teachers)
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