I have walked into many classrooms where teachers play a song during cleanup time. All too often though, teachers have a limited CD collection for this and play the same 5 songs over and over. Using Spotify you can have a vast collection of children's music, pop music, and soundtracks available at your finger tips. And the best part is, is that it is free!
So stop listening to the same Kidz Bop CD that you have had for 5 years and check out Spotify!
If you are a really organized person, you can skip this one. But, if you are like me, disorganization is like a religion. Found can help you with your compulsive disorganization. Found can search not only the files on your Mac, but also your Dropbox, Skydrive, Evernote, and most importantly Google Drive & Mail. In fact, on my Mac I now have the ability to search all six of my different Google Drive accounts at once!
Check out the brief tutorial below to see how easy it can be to take disorganization and make it look good!
Did you know you can update your Macbook or iMac in two easy clicks? That's right, just simply click the Apple button, then Software Update. Your machine will update itself and keep it in tip-top order. Please note though, never update your Mac right before doing something important like teaching class or starting a new game of Candy Crush.
You know that thingy that is on the bottom of your screen. That jibber jabber thing that I can click to open the internet go getter. Well that thing-a-ma-jib is called the Dock. You can customize it by changing icons, shortcuts, even where it is located and how it works. Watch the brief tutorial below to see how you can make the Dock your own!
You will also see how to use the Launcher!d
Are you looking for a way to spruce up your classroom newsletters or worksheets? Why not try DaFont.com! Using this website you can download new and exciting fonts to your computer. DaFont has fancy font, sci-fi font, cursive font, and pretty much any other font you can think of!
Downloading and installing a font is actually really simple. You can watch the tutorial below to see exactly how it is done!
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