Technology Tip Number 180
Life Long Learning is for Everyone
You may have heard the phrase before. It's the challenge new
technology gives to all of us. The challenge of becoming life long
learners. Hopefully these 180 technology tips are part of
your learning, but they certainly can't be the end of it.
technology tip is a reminder to continue learning, experimenting and
enjoying new technologies. Keep searching and exploring the internet, computers, and all the new
wonders that they are making possible.
In creating the technology tips the "shotgun approach" was used.
Each tip was only an introduction to more knowledge. And though not every
tip appealed to everyone, some tips did. Now its time to move to the next
level and start learning more about specific areas of technology that
are appealing to you.
Below are some links to various other websites and blogs that offer more free
Websites for Teachers
Teachers are busy people. This web
page was originally created for Project Village, a collaboration between Rutgers
and the city of Camden, and is maintained for other teachers and education
students as well. It's a great resource.
This website in the United Kingdom has several specific tutorials for the
intermediate to advanced computer user.
Dr. LeBeau's Teacher Links
A huge collection of hyperlinks to
useful websites, tutorials and resources for educators and interested adults.
There's something here for everyone!
TipLine - DuBois Computer Tips
Great blog created by Ken Pruitt, a
Middle School Computer teacher in Pennsylvania. Check it out. You
can participate in the blog by offering your own technology tips!
Tipline - Gates' Computer Tips
Another great blog of technology
tips for teachers by James Gates: "Each day during the school
year I try to send out a computer tip or two. Please leave a comment to
let me know you were here and what you thought of the tip."
This staff development blog was created
for teachers at Arapahoe High School in Colorado. If nothing else, check
"Did You Know?/Shift Happens" presentation for some prospective on how our
world is changing.
The stated goal of this website is to provide one or two quality tips on
how to better use technology in the
classroom. The blog is updated once or twice a week and full of useful
and relevant information. Created by a high school teacher in Kentucky.
Blog created by an Australian high school teacher that offers
technology tips as
well as resources from various
workshops for teachers.
There's also an extensive section about
Australian POW's in World War II.
Blog for teachers who are interested in educational technology. Managed by
Pete MacKay of Jasper Place High School in
Alberta Canada. Similar to 180techtips.com, this resource sends out daily
messages during the school year.
This site has been referenced in other technology tips and its a great resource
for learning about anything.
Internet Magic -
Free Stuff for Educators
Huge resource for educators created
by Patti Tjomsland, a library media specialist with the
Bureau of Education & Research.
Integrators, Brevard Co., Florida
we must provide learning environments that not only convey important and
relevant content, but also facilitate the types of behaviors that will help
students ultimately become employable and self-directed learners...
Dave VanLue’s Web Page for Educators
Purpose: The purpose of selecting this
topic is to provide busy teachers a few educational websites that I think are
particularly useful and easy to use. There is a wealth of Internet-based
teaching resources available at these sites.
Microsoft Office Training Online
This is the official training website from the Microsoft corporation for their
software. It's probably the best resource for all their newest products
This list was created by a student
an education student at California State
University - Northridge. It is a printable Word Document but you can
also click on the links to view the websites.
XP Courses & Tutorials
It's probably the most popular operating system in the world and you're probably
using it right now. How much do you know about it? This link can
help you learn more.
Great list of links to useful resources for elementary
school teachers. Posted at Mt. Pleasant Public Schools in
Technology Tips for Classroom Teachers
A great list of online resources for educators. Full of useful
links that can help any teacher to become more technology savvy.
Is dedicated to helping middle school teachers and students integrate
technology into their daily classroom activities.
As part of the 180techtips.com website we have a collection of articles
you might want to check out.
180techtips.com Free Quotes
Need a quote for your next slide show? Why not try adding a quote
from this list of free ones!
How about creating your own blog? Why not become more than a
consumer of the internet, become a contributor.
Technology continues to change and develop. Use the links above
and your own internet searching skills to find new resources to continue
TO KEEP ON LEARNING: Some hint words to help you find
additional technology tutorials online:
Free technology tips
Have a nice day!