Monthly Archives: July 2011

Follow up on the email maestro workshop

Yesterday, 19 learners from all three divisions and the administrative staff turned out to learn how to tame their inboxes and work on an idea to make email more manageable for all of us. When creating this workshop, I wanted … Continue reading

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One final workshop added this Friday: Tame your Inbox—become an email maestro

Are you always feeling yourself buried under a pile of email? Are your dreams filled with visions of am empty inbox? Do you find yourself getting annoyed at emails with non-specific subject lines, or needless attachments? Do you think your … Continue reading

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Apple Learn and Earn begins this week…

Our 2-day sessions – OS X Basics and iLife, iWork and mentoring, and Challenge Based Learning – begin this week. You should receive an email notification from Marlene G. with the room location, but we thought it would help to … Continue reading

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Lausanne Laptop Institute – Part 2 – The Keynote – Jeff Utecht

I went to the Lausanne Laptop Institute with expectations. Add our badge to your site! Those expectations were met. The keynote address on Monday morning was given by Jeff Utecht, a dynamic presenter and teacher who immediately piqued my interest … Continue reading

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Lausanne Laptop Institute – Part 1

I attended the Lausanne Laptop Institute in Memphis on Sunday, July 10 through Tuesday, July 12. All I have to say about it is if you’ve never been, make sure you advocate to go next year! My school (The Westminster … Continue reading

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Follow up on PD: Powerpointless to powerful

Today, another group of learners joined us to talk about PowerPoint, it’s strengths and weaknesses in the classroom, and simple tips and tricks you can use to make your presentations much more visually appealing. Just a quick tour of the … Continue reading

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