want to edu-Lead … learn how to?

microsoftI ❤ Microsoft simply because this company helps me as a teacher to equip myself in this digital world for FREE; yes for FREE. Working with edX platform, it offers a great bunch of online courses that can guide K-12 school and education system leaders in developing their teachers, enhancing classroom learning and improving student outcomes in innovative effective digital schools.

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Snip; a free screenshot tool from Microsoft

snip2Making tutorials for my students and other colleagues is a daily activity as a teacher. I already use Snagit program that helps me to capture my screen, add my annotations, and then save it as an image file. For many years, it works well with me. However, one needs more. That’s why I share with you a free screenshot tool from Microsoft called Snip with many other fabulous features.

Why Snip?

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Register NOW for EdmodoCon 2015 – August 4, 2015

https://www.edmodocon.com/Cost: FREE
Where: Online
When: Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Time: 7:00 AM 4:45 PM PDT [View all time zones]

EdmodoCon is a live online event where educators from around the world connect with each other to share how they are using Edmodo and other digital tools to personalize learning. It is designed to help you partner with other teachers, discover valuable new resources, and feel inspired to harness the power of edtech in your classroom.

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Don’t Miss this Chance “Dec. 8-14, 2014”: Let your Students CODE for an Hour!

We embrace the use of tablets trend this year in our school. Without any training, teachers were asked to start using them in their classes. It is not just keeping the e-content of a variety of subjects on these tablets and browsing them when needed. We eagerly want to create an interactive environment where students can think critically and creatively, collaborate, and construct new knowledge together.

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It is still PowerPoint, but more Interactive using Office Mix

Office Mix

I have just heard about Office Mix from one of Microsoft leaders in Egypt; Eng. Ebeid Atef Ebeid. It is an add-in to PowerPoint 2013 that allows you to create more interactive and engaging presentations. This means that this piece of magic will reinvent the way we present using the traditional program of PowerPoint and add more life to its boring slides and features.

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