Best Software Programs for Desktop Publishing – Education Article

For a decade, when I thought of desktop publishing, I turned to Microsoft Publisher. I loved its flexibility, adaptability, and ease of use both for classroom projects and home. But then I moved on to other alternatives, like Lucid Press that were more flexible and affordable for educational purposes. Really, I didn’t see a lot of other alternatives until Sara Stringer, from the Ask a Tech Teacher, came up with this great article about desktop publishing options. Some of these–like Word–have changed…

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The Best Tech for Your Back-to-School Shopping List – Education Article

The Best Tech for Your Back-to-School Shopping List It’s back-to-school time, and for many of you that means it’s time to refresh your gear. Whether you’re buying for yourself or your children, there are plenty of deals on tech out there for students. Check out these useful gadgets to help your semester go as smoothly as possible. 1. MacBook AirThe MacBook Air remains one of the most popular Apple laptops. The lightweight, slim design makes it perfect for slipping into…

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Educational Technology Guy: 4 Factors to Consider When Debating Cell Phones in Schools – Education Article

4 Factors to Consider When Debating Cell Phones in Schools Hilary Bird is a digital journalist who writes about the things that fascinate her the most: relationships, technology, and how they impact each other. As more and more people become more and more reliant on their tech devices, Hilary wants to help them stay safe and understand how these devices will reshape the way we communicate. More than ever, cell phone technology shapes our relationships, habits, perspectives, and our learning.…

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