5 Ways to Be More Productive in the New Year With Evernote

If you’re a regular reader of my blog, then you know that I love Evernote! I’ve written about it several times: Evernote: A Great Tool for Organizing Teachers & Students Using Evernote to Go Paperless in the Classroom Using Evernote for Research Evernote is an excellent tool to help you organize your projects, ideas, notes, […]

Getting Started with Evernote

Evernote is one of the most popular organization platforms out there. If you’re not using it, I’m sure that you’ve heard of it. If you have been wanting to try Evernote but haven’t been able to find the time to sit down with it, check out these great tutorials from Evernote themselves: Getting Started with Evernote […]

Use Evernote to Work Smarter & Boost Productivity

Everyone knows that I’m a huge fan of Evernote. If you’ve wanted to use this amazing tool on a task but not sure how to get started, check out these great tips from Joshua Zerkel. After reading them, pick out a project and get started! Remember that Evernote is a free product that is cross-platform […]

Evernote: A Great Tool for Organizing Teachers & Students!

This has been reblogged from my post at PLPVoices  If you are not familiar with Evernote, now is the time. Evernote is a free web tool and application that helps you to organize your notes, emails, images, and, well…. everything. It’s hard to describe, but this 50-second video highlights some of the key features and abilities. Evernote can […]

Using Evernote to Go Paperless in Your Classroom

I often dream of going paperless in my classroom. If it is an objective of yours, Evernote is a great tool to help you get there. If you want some great tips on how to go paperless in your own life and in the classroom, check out Jamie Todd’s (Evernote Ambassador for paperless living) Evernote Blog Feed: […]

Four Tips to Master Evernote on your iPhone

I love Evernote.  I use it for just about everything and encourage my students to employ it in their studies to help them stay more organized. Today, Cult of Mac published a great “How To” for using Evernote on your iPhone. Be sure to check it out! Evernote is a fantastically useful service, with clients for […]

Using Evernote for Research

My students are currently working on two projects: a digital story and a research essay. Both of these assignments require ample amounts of research using a variety of sources – books, academic journals, and yes, even websites. This time around, I took a moment to show my students Evernote, a handy little tool for organizing, well, […]

Stay on Top of your News with Feedly

I read a lot of news, blogs, and magazines… a lot. People often ask me: “how did you find this?” or “how do you stay on top of it all?” Well, I cheat. Well, it’s not really cheating. I use an RSS reader. My favorite is feedly. Feedly helps me to organize all of my news […]

You can now use Microsoft Office 365 on Chromebooks. Here’s how.

This is reblogged from my post on Daily Genius. Chromebooks have quickly become an incredibly popular tool in schools. However, this has previously limited users to only Google’s productivity tools. One of the most common complaints that I hear about Google Apps for Education tools (Gmail, Docs, Slides, etc), is that they are not as robust […]