Tumblr – presentation slides and webinar recording now available

October 23rd, 2014 by Monika Jankowska-Pacyna

On October 20, 2014, at 3 pm, Monika Jankowska-Pacyna delivered the Tumblr – blogging platform webinar. Tumblr is a micro-blogging platform that allows you to post text, photos, quotes, links, music, and videos from your browser, phone, desktop, email or wherever you happen to be. You can customize everything, from colours to your theme’s HTML […]

Tumblr – a blogging platform

October 13th, 2014 by Monika Jankowska-Pacyna

Known as a micro-blogging (short-form blogs) platform, Tumblr allows you to post text, photos, quotes, links, music, and videos from your browser, phone, desktop, email or wherever you happen to be. Some describe Tumblr as a mix between Twitter (social networking component and short posts) and WordPress (blog roll with the latest updates showing first). […]

Padlet – presentation slides and webinar recording now available

September 24th, 2014 by Monika Jankowska-Pacyna

On September 23, 2014, at 3 pm, Monika Jankowska-Pacyna delivered the Padlet – virtual wall webinar. Padlet – formerly Wallwisher – is a free application you can use to create an online bulletin board (think of it as a virtual wall or corkboard) to display information on any topic. With a few clicks you can […]

Canva – an online tool to create simple designs and posters

August 6th, 2014 by Monika Jankowska-Pacyna

Canva is an online tool with various layouts and templates to create simple designs and posters. It can be used by administrators to help market their programs and services. Educators can use it to create interesting handouts or to enhance their presentations or blog posts. Students who are just learning to use technology might find […]

OneDrive – presentation slides and webinar recording now available

May 21st, 2014 by Monika Jankowska-Pacyna

On May 20, 2014, at 3 pm, Monika Jankowska-Pacyna delivered the OneDrive – Microsoft’s cloud storage option webinar to share what OneDrive is and how it can be used to store files, photos, videos and more in the cloud. Originally known as SkyDrive, and similar in functionality to Dropbox or GoogleDrive, OneDrive allows users to […]

OneDrive

April 29th, 2014 by Monika Jankowska-Pacyna

one_driveOriginally known as SkyDrive, and similar in functionality to Dropbox or Google Drive, OneDrive allows users to store content, such as files, pictures and documents, in the cloud.

But what makes it more interesting and worth exploring, especially for new technology users, is the free web version of OneDrive that allows you to view, edit, share and embed Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote documents directly within one account, without having to purchase the desktop software – a great feature for those who might not want to or might not be able to purchase the full version of the program.

Pinterest – presentation slides and webinar recording now available

April 24th, 2014 by Monika Jankowska-Pacyna

On April 22, 2014, at 3 pm, Monika Jankowska-Pacyna delivered the Pinterest – a great place to find, share and manage images webinar to share what Pinterest is and how it can be used to teach students to find and manage images while developing their digital skills. During the session, Monika touched on: what Pinterest […]

Manage your digital content: Evernote – presentation slides and video recording now available

March 19th, 2014 by Monika Jankowska-Pacyna

On March 18, 2014, at 3 pm, Monika Jankowska-Pacyna delivered the Manage your digital content: Evernote webinar, which explored Evernote, a program and an App designed for note-taking and archiving. During the session we: discussed what Evernote is and how it works explored notebooks reviewed the devices Evernote can be installed on looked at sharing […]

Evernote – keep anything you can imagine in one place

February 27th, 2014 by Monika Jankowska-Pacyna

evernoteEvernote is a suite of Apps and products that “make modern life manageable, by letting you easily collect and find everything that matters.” Think of it as a digital file cabinet that stores your notes, links, resources, recipes, and anything else you might want to keep or refer to in the future. It can also be great for daily journals or as a task or project management system, even for writing fiction.

It is accessible from any device – you can access Evernote via a browser or desktop software on your computer or via Apps on your smartphones or tablets. You can even install Evernote Web Clipper to make it easier to “save anything you see online – including text, links and images – into your Evernote account with a single click.”

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