Keystone Tech Talk Blog


Welcome to the Keystone School District's technology blog! Keystone is a small rural district located in northwestern Pennsylvania. Visit often to see what's new in instructional technology and how technology is being used at Keystone to help our students prepare for life in the 21st century.

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Keystone Tech Talk
  • Resource Roundup 5.23.16 May 23, 2016
    SourceGoogle Apps for EducationGet the Most out of Google Apps for Education with Synergyse Training (Now Free!), from friEdTechnologyI have used the Synergyse training on a trial basis in the past, and it is good! This is a great way to keep up w...
  • My Top 10 Favorite Ed Tech Blogs May 19, 2016
    Have you set up your Feedly account yet? As promised, I'm listing ten of my favorite blogs (in alphabetical order) so you can continue to stay current on the latest ed tech developments. I suggest using Feedly to subscribe so you don't miss any up...
  • Resource Roundup 5.16.16 May 16, 2016
    Language ArtsReadWorks Publishes Summer Reading Packs for K-12, from Free Technology for TeachersThese packs are free to download and print and include ten articles per pack.Google Apps4 Google Apps for Education Updates You Might Have Missed...
  • Stay Up to Date with Feedly May 12, 2016
    My blog, Keystone Tech Talk, will be shuttered at the end of the current school year due to my impending retirement! However, I hope you will continue to read and learn from the many great ed tech resources that I've shared over the years.One easy...
  • Resource Roundup 5.5.16 May 5, 2016
    SourceSubscribe to the U. S. Department of Education Newsletter, by Alice KeelerI didn't know that the Ed Department produces a newsletter. Did you?Explain VR Virtual Zoo - Animals in Virtual Reality, from Free Tech for TeachersHave your students ...
  • Resource Roundup 4.26.16--Google Apps Apr 26, 2016
    Google Apps11 Tips When You're New to Google Apps for Education, by Alice KeelerEven though we're not new to Google Apps, take a minute to review these tips. I'll bet you learn something new!How to Add Word Art to Google Slides, from Free Technolo...
  • Resource Roundup 4.20.16 Apr 20, 2016
    Language Arts and Other Content Reading SubjectsReadWorks Offers a Nice Set of Poems and Guiding Questions for Poetry Month, from Free Technology for TeachersReadWorks also offers free Standards-aligned fiction and nonfiction passages listed with ...
  • Resource Roundup 4.17.16 Apr 17, 2016
    English/Language ArtsAuthentic Audience Matters, by Howard Pitler on the ASCD In-Service BlogThe PA Core Standards for English Language Arts include the publishing of writing beginning in Kindergarten (CC.1.4.K.U). In this post, the author ad...
  • Google Reminders Added to Your Google Calendar on the Web Apr 14, 2016
    You may have noticed that a new feature has been added to your web-based Google Calendar recently. (This functionality was added to the Google Calendar app a few months ago.) When you click in your calendar to add an event, you now have the option...
  • Resource Roundup 4.12.16 Apr 12, 2016
    Student-Made-E-Books:  A Beautiful Way to Demonstrate Learning, from the Cult of Pedagogy blogWatch the short video embedded in the linked post to learn how to use PowerPoint or Google Slides to make e-books in pdf format. I like it!Design Yo...