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  • 1. Ten Tools for Productivity: Put Your Device to Work for You Presented by Jayme Linton NCTIES 2013

2. Image: Flickr user Daniel Morris 3. Google Chrome 4. Set specific pages to open each time you start Chrome Chrome allows you to have multiple accounts open in different browser windows Get themes to change the look of Chrome 5. Wunderlist wunderlist.com 6. Evernote www.evernote.com 7. Get it Use it Download to computer Chrome app Chrome extension (Web clipper) App store Take notes Brainstorm Annotate articles Clip text and images Record audio notes Embed docs into notes Lesson planning Search for keyword 8. Send items to Evernote Use Web Clipper Chrome extension to clip anything from the web Tweet @myen 9. Using the Web Clipper extension 10. Google Drive 11. Why Google Drive? Collaborate in real-time Me Access file from anywhere You Access files offline Me 12. Google Drive chrome extension allows you to add any website to your Drive with one click Organize items in folders and sub- folders Color-code folders Share folders Sort by title, owner, or last modified (my preference) 13. diigo www.diigo.com 14. How to use diigo Create lists and groups Annotate websites Follow others and join groups Chrome app to access bookmarks 15. Symbaloo www.symbaloo.com 16. Virtual field trips My most- visited sites Favorite tech tools 17. Getting started with Symbaloo Set Symbaloo as your homepage Chrome app Chrome extension - add site to Symbaloo webmix with one click Symbaloo importer - import bookmarks from browser, diigo, or delicious 18. 1. Click a blank tile to add a new tile to a webmix 2. Search for existing tiles or create your own 3. Customize your tile 19. Buffer bufferapp.com 20. Get It Integrate It Chrome app Chrome extension App store Twitter LinkedIn Facebook 21. Pocket getpocket.com 22. Add to your Pocket add@getpocket.com Chrome extension App integration (Twitter, Zite, Flipboard, news apps) help.getpocket.com 23. Send from Pocket 24. Zite Download from the App Store 25. Image: Flickr user Thomas Leuthard 26. Customize Zite Sync with Twitter Select topics of interest "Like" or "dislike" articles "Like" keywords or authors 27. If This Then That (IFTTT) ifttt.com 28. Activate channel s Create recipes 29. Choose Trigger 30. Choose Action Customize action, then click Create 31. Go be productive! Questions? Connect with me: Twitter: @jaymelinton jaymelinton@gmail.com http://techtipsforteachersblog.blogspot.com