The Technology Department recommends students keep their iPads updated to ensure apps and other New Trier services work optimally. However, it is New Trier’s policy to have students wait until major iOS releases have been vetted by the Technology department before they update. Students will be notified through their student email address that their iPads
Google Forms leverages the power of Google Docs to collect and organize information. Users can create and customize surveys and quizzes for use in a class, department, or club. The information ties with Google Sheets, giving you additional flexibility over filtering and analyzing the results.
You can create more engaging multimedia projects by including music, images and video. With the internet, access to all sorts of multimedia content is just a few clicks away, but there is a lot of confusion over what our current copyright laws allow. The resources listed below allow you to use their multimedia content, provided you
What is it? Examples What tools do I use?
Classroom turns your iPad into a powerful teaching assistant, helping a teacher guide students through a lesson, see their progress, and keep them on track. With Classroom, you can easily launch the same app on every student device at the same time, or launch a different app for each group of students. Classroom helps teachers
Teacher have access to premium accounts for using instructional technologies with their students. These technologies may provide valuable support of your learning and teaching objectives. If you are interested in exploring, below you will find an overview of three digital tools as well as a breakdown of features. Your dedicated Instructional Technology Specialist can work with
The Instructional Tech team has developed the following guide to help aid the brainstorming, design and realization of a lesson with the potential of technology integration. Whether you have a learning goal, an idea for a lesson, or an already established lesson you would like to continue or re-imagine, it is our hope that the use of
Do you have a backup of your data in case you break or lose your iPad? Follow these steps to find out how to make one!
Vocabulary.com is a web-based tool that fosters vocabulary skill-building for students – this is an adaptive technology and, therefore, individualizes the vocabulary acquisition and proficiency experience. Vocabulary.com offers a teacher dashboard allowing careful monitoring of progress. Vocabulary.com Allows Teachers To: Create customized lists or choose from pre-made lists Assign vocabulary exercises Create classes and
Pear Deck lets you hear from every person in the room through interactive presentations with formative assessments. Create a Pear Deck from Google Drive, invite participants to join on their own devices, watch real-time results come in, share anonymous answers with the whole room, launch discussions, and adapt your instruction to their needs. Peardeck.com