"I'm not in the classroom anymore, but the reason I asked about the level is because at upper levels, you should be concerned not only with how PBworks/OneNote/Wikis handle text, but how they handle math(s) as well. Out of these three, it's…"
"Sure, teacher & staff pay is always a problem, but very few people go into the education field because of the pay. Better pay would certainly attract more qualified people to the field, but to do so will require an attitude change on the behalf…"
"I can think of three main ones, but there are no doubt more.
First, is administrators who don't understand technology, don't understand its importance in teaching, and therefore think it's just "fluff" or won't really…"
I just discovered betterlesson.com, and it looks like a pretty useful site, but I'm wondering about its math capability. Any of you math types using it? I know I can upload Word documents, PPT presentations, and even SMART notebooks and other types of files, but for lesson materials I create within betterlesson.com, does it have any capability like LaTeX for typing math expressions & equations? I've looked through their FAQ and Help, and…See More
"You don't say what you teach, but if you teach high school math or science, WordPress is the best because of the capability for adding equations and formulas. Google Docs is not a great choice for math or science teachers because although it…"
"That's a good list as far as it goes. It would be unrealistic to publish a fully comprehensive list of shortcuts, but notably missing were some of my favorites:
Shift+Arrow (left or right) -- Selects text & objects in the direction of the…"
"I like that idea. I've seen others do it, some successfully and some unsuccessfully, but most don't try.
Here's a handout I put together for a session I presented a few times last year at math teacher conferences. Some of the sites…"
"Not really clear what you're asking here. If you're asking about where to get a free blog for students, then I'd recommend WordPress.com, hands-down. This is a free blog-hosting service, without ads, and is easy to use. You're…"