A friend of mine asked a group of us on Voxer how to rearrange some data. Several of us racked our brains for a couple of days. Just on a whim, I decided to check out Pivot Tables. I've never used them before and honestly don't know what made me try. But it worked!!!! Here … Continue reading Pivot Tables for Google Sheets
I have seen some incredible tweets lately about the virtues of podcasts. I used to listen to podcasts all the time. I loved the way I could control what I listened to in the car. I had several that were timed just right for my daily commute (45 min each way). It was a great … Continue reading Podcasts vs Voxer
I recently bought an HP Chromebook 14. I spent a lot to time researching the different models. I wanted something easy enough to carry around, yet powerful enough to deliver stunning presentations while on the road. I went back and forth over the decision between a Chromebook and a windows laptop. I put the call … Continue reading How I Bought My Chromebook
My dear friend, Kerry, posed this question on the Voxer group BFC Lounge (see bfc530.com) just a few minutes ago, "What is it that early adopters have that other teachers don't, that makes them willing to try stuff even if they're not sure it's going to work?" Here is my answer: As I look back … Continue reading Early Adopter? Not me…oh wait, maybe I am.
This morning I stopped along the highway and took a picture of a beautiful sunrise. People driving by were looking at me like I was crazy. Before I drove off, I shared the picture and the experience with my fellow teachers on the BFC Lounge (A Voxer Chat for the #BFC530 Community). As we traveled … Continue reading Twitter and a Beautiful Sunrise
There has been a lot of conversation on Voxer about what is the best type of chat. Here is my opinion, for what it is worth. Here are the links to my previous posts on Voxer: Voxer - My Own Best Practices More on Voxer One to One Chats: These are great for working on … Continue reading The Anatomy of a Voxer Chat
Some time has past. I've been using Voxer now for about three months. Several people have commented on my previous post (Voxer -- My own Best Practices). There have been a number of discussions about what those best practices really are. So I thought it might be time to re-address some of the ideas I've … Continue reading More on Voxer