If the pages they hand in aren't square and lined up, stapled nicely in the top left corner, I'm making them re-align and staple it.
I'm I being nit-picky? You betcha! But i want my students to take care and pride in their work, so that it doesn't matter what class or for whom they are doing this for. It'll just be automatically done.
I've been spending the past several days living with Asus's new Chromebox. It's basically the desktop equivalent of a Chromebook -- the same Chrome OS environment in a compact box with ports and slots aplenty.
So what's it actually like to use? I put together some detailed hands-on impressions along with some interesting notes about the device's hardware upgrade potential.
Check 'em out and see what you think:
1) Within Gmail, save directly into Google Drive - no longer do you have to download an attachment and then upload it to Google Drive.
2) Converting between formats - if you have a Word Document, you can convert it to a Google Docs file so that it can be edited! A great feature for working with those who are still stuck in the "PC" era.
Have a look see
- Surrey School DistrictTeacher, 2000 - presentI currently teach ICT and programming at Frank Hurt Secondary School.
- Simon Fraser UniversityITDA Mentor, 2011 - 2013I mentored in-service teachers who were in the ITDA (Integrating Technology for the Digital Age) Field Program.
- Simon Fraser UniversityComputing Science, 1993 - 1998
- Simon Fraser UniversityProfessional Development Program, 1999 - 2000
- Burnaby Central Secondary School1988 - 1993
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