Monday, October 8, 2018

iACT Announcements - Week of 10/8

Bulb has a new starter course, which is a great way for teachers to introduce Bulb to students. You can find it at 

October 15th Professional Learning
Here’s a link to the overview of our day of learning -
If you have questions regarding your assignment, please ask your campus leadership for assistance. It’s going to be a great day!

Upcoming Dates
October 10th - Test Editor Training (3:45 @ Admin)
October 16th - Parent Conference Day- here’s a link to the Parent Conference training held last week - 

Tech Tip of the Week 
ytCropper lets you share just a portion of a YouTube video by specifying the start time and end time of the video that you want others to see. To do this simply go to the ytCropper site then paste in the URL of the YouTube video that you want to share. Once you have done that you can specify the start and end time of the portion of the video that you want people to watch. ytCropper will generate a link to the cropped version of the video. Share that link to have people watch your specified portion of the video.

Need Writing Prompts? 
This blog post from Free Tech for Teachers, provides links to "Seven Good Places to Find Writing Prompts" - check it out!