Google Classroom Updates! by Jen Judkins

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You can now add co-teachers to your classes which means they can create announcements and assignments as well as view grades and student work submissions. If you aren’t already using Google Classroom, it’s… Continue reading

Transforming the Helpdesk Office

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The LHS Student helpdesk office (located in our media center) recently underwent a major renovation. The room started out as an audio-visual storage closet, containing old overhead projectors, televisions, shelving units, and a… Continue reading

Introducing Dana Landry

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This week, we welcome Dana Landry into the Lynnfield High School Student Helpdesk. Dana is a sophomore at Lynnfield High School, and is heavily involved in theater at the school. In her free… Continue reading

Notable: PDF annotation for Chromebooks By Dana Landry and Kayla Carroll: Interview with CEO

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Notable could replace paper in math class for Chromebook users. This PDF editor has fantastic features which can easily be used for the classroom.

Educanon by Nick Bisconti

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Name: Educanon Link: http://www.educanon.com/ Platforms: Educanon is a web based site that can be accessed by all platforms, but is also available as a chrome extension.  Cost: There is no cost for using the site, all that must be… Continue reading

Custom Headers & Footers Now Available in Docs

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Originally posted on Burlington High School Help Desk:
Yesterday, Google announced two new features in Docs that many students and teachers will be happy about. 1. Docs users now have the ability to…

Touch Typing Instructional Sites by Dana Landry

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Learning to Touch Type by Dana Landry I reviewed three popular typing website for the use of elementary schools. I found that some websites were extremely helpful while others were not. All of… Continue reading

Kahoot! by Matt Germano

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Name: Kahoot! Platforms:  Web, Android, iOS Cost: Free Summary: Kahoot! is a game-based educational platform that allows teachers/students to create and play quizzes, discussions or surveys using any device with a web browser. It allows teachers to access… Continue reading

Apps and Extensions for Science Classes by Gabe Landau

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With a greater emphasis on integrating  technology in to teaching and learning, , more and more applications and extensions have been developed for classroom use. In particular, a lot of developers have been… Continue reading

Screenleap by Gabe Fadel

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Overview: Screenleap is a program that allows users to share their screens with each other over the internet. It can be used for a variety of different purposes. It can be used for… Continue reading