Monday, December 15, 2014

Tech Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Yorktown High School - Tech Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Topic: Google Apps, Extensions, Add ons and Other Reference Material: 

Presentation: http://goo.gl/43KbyU









  • Google Forms Add Ons
    • Form Values - Store and use selections for multiple choice, list and checkbox questions. No need to manually type them in!
    • Choice Eliminator - Will eliminate an option from a multiple choice, list, or checkbox question after a user has submitted it.
    • Form Limiter - Shuts off a Google Form after a max number of responses, at a date and time, or when a spreadsheet cell equals a value

  • Teacher(s): 
    • P1 - VETERI, ARMSTRONG, WENZEL, RESIGNO, CONE
    • P2 - VERDICCHIO
    • P3 - TOVAR & VERROTA, VOGUE, MAZZIO
    • P4 - COSENZA, SHERWOOD, PASSARELLI

Key Notes (Summary of Interesting Points):

  • Teachers today were pleased with the ability to search the Chrome Web Store for applicable apps.  
  • Most teachers found at least one app that would be useful in the classroom setting.

Next Steps/Action Items (Follow up items applicable to strategic goals):

  • How to make apps and extensions useful for students
  • Have teachers "play" in the Chrome Web Store and find apps they think are useful.  
  • Group teachers by "App" and work to develop how this can be used in the classroom
  • Group teachers by skill level (rather than department) to work on developing skills and mastery