Episode 44 Starbucks is Loud!

Starbucks is Loud!

In this episode:

Google Hangouts

Mac Memory/Processor and Chrome (Hangout Extra Problems?)

Thanks to Adam Bellow for creating the Change The World campaign – http://edutecher.net/change/ and Richard Byrne for supporting it.

EWeek – Bigger Screen on the iPad? http://www.eweek.com/c/a/Mobile-and-Wireless/Apple-iPad-to-Offer-Smaller-Screen-Size-in-2012-Report-414437/

Viewer Questions!

Pam from Shell Beach, CA writes in:

Do you think the iPads lend themselves to students developing more “creative” content than the Netbooks?
Is that why your school chose them?
Do you think they are worth double the cost of the Netbooks?

Danny brings up the Chromebook.

Google Zeitgeist 2011
http://www.googlezeitgeist.com/en

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SAIEamakLoY

Episode 43 Big School Small Tech

Episode 43 Big School Small Tech

In this episode:

After returning from completing the CCTO program at CETPA 2011 in Long Beach, Andrew announces he is leaving Le Grand for a big district IT job. iPads vs. Netbooks was a big hit and the Google Migration Summit Lite was a blast. iPads are everywhere, despite Andrew’s best efforts. Danny’s got tools, tips and who knows what else on his new iMac:

TextExpander
JumpCut

Episode 41 CUE Rockstar All Stars 2011 LIVE

CUE Rockstar All Stars 2011 LIVE

Recorded Live at Minarets High School during the 2011 CUR Rockstar Teacher Summer Tech Camp event. With Special Guests:

Joanie, Chelsea Milliorn, John, Benjamin Caulder, Chris Durham, Dave Childers, Diane Main, Jim Sill, Jon Corippo and Mike Lawrence

Episode 40 The Ubermix Love Fest

Episode 40 The Ubermix Love Fest

We have guests (finally!) and we can’t stop taking about the #ubermix. The Father of the ubermix Jim Klein stops by and along with Dr. Mike Vollmert we discuss netbooks while cleverly avoiding talking about the device that shall not be named. Two of us (not Danny) woke up at ‘0 dark thirty and went on a Photo Walk in Yosemite with Ken Shelton. Check out the Photo Walk ShutterFly Photo Book http://www.shutterfly.com/photo-books?escFlag=1. Did you know if you’re an educator you can buy Lightroom for the low price of only $89!

Episode 39 YaTaWa

Episode 39 YaTaWa

In this episode:

Andrew Goes Google.

iPads apps – 138 apps / 5.5 GB and growing

Phonosomes http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/phonosome/id427387519?mt=8
iMotion HD http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/imotion-hd/id421365625?mt=8
iMotion Remote http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/imotion-remote/id433868802?mt=8

YouTube Teacher Studio #YTAWA
Google Teacher Academy #GTAWA

Episode 36 Small School Big iPads

Small School Big iPads

In this episode:

Summer is here, yeah!!! Time to pull down the network.

iPad deployment fun

This week in Docs and Sites: Ignore All, Ubuntu, and Site soft delete - is Google trying to tell us something?

WWDC and all things Apple – is Apple using the best from everyone else?

Anytime Anywhere Learning Foundation – aalf.org

Introducing appointment slots in Google Calendar - Got to love the Google Calendar!!!

Change Google Calendar’s default meeting length and more print options – More Google Calendar Goodness

Google Teacher Academy Seattle WA June 16th Midnight deadline – Sorry to Late, but check out the resources – https://sites.google.com/site/gtaresources/

Chromebook Pilot Lessons Learned – Kipp LA School: http://www.learncentral.org/event/159106

Rockstar Teacher Summer Tech Camp August 2-4th http://www.cue.org/rockstar

Let us know if you would like to be a guest over the summer.  danny@smallschoolbigtech.com or andrew@smallschoolbigtech.com or use our appointment scheduler (Go Google Calendar)

Episode 30 To CUE11 And Back in One Piece

To CUE11 And Back in One Piece

In this episode:

We’re Back from #cue11.

Splashtop remote – http://www.splashtop.com/remote – “Enjoy all that your computer has to offer – remotely from your mobile devices. With Splashtop® Remote, you can fully access and control your PC in any way imaginable.”

Doceri – http://doceri.com/ – “Doceri™ is a revolutionary iPad software suite for classrooms, conference rooms, and auditoriums – any place where you give presentations, teach, or collaborate.”

Michael Horn – Disrupting Class – http://books.google.com/books?id=HHKLM5IXlooC&lpg=PP1&dq=Michael%20Horn%20Disrupting&pg=PP1#v=onepage&q&f=false

Robert Craven @digitalroberto – Saddleback Unified School District

Small School Big Tech @ SVCUE

I had the pleasure to present at the SVCUE Teach Through Technology conference at the Harker School in San Jose, CA on Saturday. There were great questions during and after and I really enjoyed it. I promised to post some links, so here they are:

Presentation in Prezi – http://prezi.com/mlsejvlz9pp4/small-school-big-tech-v20-svcue/

Sam Gliksman’s iPad Ning – http://ipadeducators.ning.com/

Jim Klein’s ubermix – http://community.saugususd.org/swattec/page/Linux+on+Netbooks

Episode 25 Apps, Apps and More Apps

Episode 25 Apps, Apps and More Apps

In this episode: 

Google Apps just got smarter: introducing the Apps Marketplace’s new EDU category

This week in Docs: Video player in the document list

Use Chrome and Chromium Side-By-Side for Easy Profile Management
Google offering MSI to simplify Chrome enterprise deployment – Google Chrome in the classroom lab

The Best Ways to Tweak Your Search When Google Doesn’t Give You What You Want
– Google Search Lessons Google Web Search – Classroom Lessons and Resources

Google Search from Daniel M. Russell –  http://searchresearch1.blogspot.com/

iPads in Education from Sam Gliksman http://ipadeducators.ning.com

Jim Klein influences Andrew again – How to Turn a Nook Color into an Awesome Android Tablet

CUE at Macworld http://cue.org/macworld

Episode 24 Zeitgeist

Episode 24 Zeitgeist

In this episode:

Danny uses an EL strategy to figure out how to pronounce Zeitgeist so that he can watch the Google Zeitgeist 2010: Year in Review, Andrew breaks the BMI calculator at http://www.gainfitness.com/ and should probably use the RunKeeper Pro app he downloaded for free (get yours before January 10th). For all you PE Geeks out there, check out using Google Forms to track student fitness – http://thepegeek.com/2010/08/31/graphing-on-the-go/. Oh, and we talk mobile. Lots of mobile.

Mobile Learning Links
http://www.cellphonesinlearning.com/
http://www.projectmobilise.com/
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hCabrl8Fsdg

Ofris-en – http://www.multimediaboom.com/ofris-deep-freeze-alternative-for-ubuntu/

Nook Color – http://community.saugususd.org/jklein/weblog/1344.html

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