The Yelp! of apps & extensions

Edshelf is a constantly-updated directory of apps and extensions that is organized by grade level, academic subject, or task (presentations, flashcards, augmented reality, etc.). You’ll get reviews of the apps from educators (which is why I likened it to Yelp!) – and the reviews contain useful information, like whether you need to pay money to use apps, or how easy/hard the learning curve is. There are also¬†“shelves” where people¬†curate their lists of apps, so if you find a like-minded teacher, you can follow him. It’s very user friendly – check it out!

Separate Gmail conversations

I don’t like that my conversations with people in Gmail are “threaded” – or all lumped together into one huge email. I want to see each individual email in my inbox. I can delete them on my own if it gets to be too much. How can I fix that?

Read this post from the website called Tech for Luddites and find your answer! (I feel like former English department member Pamela Mueller would love this website name.)