Archive for August 9th, 2012


Nuggets From GT Training **Updated**

August 9, 2012

Last week I attended 30 hours of state-mandated GT training. Woo. Fortunately, the presenter was good, and she made it not too unbearable. One thing she did that I appreciated is that she took the first 15 minutes of each day’s session (when people are still trickling in) and shared different web sites that she had found useful.

Content/Lesson Plans Thinkfinity Lesson plans Curriki Curriculum wiki Math Mistakes Wiki Ideas to Inspire Lesson plans, tips Teachers’ Domain PBS Resources

Tools Library of Congress (’nuff said) Stock.XCHNG (stock photo exchange) PhotoFunia (photo editor) (also includes Keep Calm poster maker and Hogwarts Letter) TinEye Labs Multicolor Image Search (search for CC images based on color) Baudv!lle (ecards and calendars) FindSounds (Audio sample search engine) ESC Region XIII’s PDAS page (Good for forms)

Useful Links from Twitter

August 9, 2012

This is why I am bound and determined to stay current with Twitter this year!

School Signs — I especially like

I found out last week that UTA does color poster printing fairly cheaply, so I’m going to be having some fun!

24 Famous Free Fonts