Tech Salad

With Crunchy Bits and Bytes

November 4, 2014
by Bea Leiderman
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Schoology – Student Completion Requirements

True or false: When I give my students work, they all finish at the same time. Yes, keeping kids on task is one of the most difficult issues faced by teachers. Schoology has a tool that can help. When you … Continue reading

September 30, 2014
by Bea Leiderman
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Schoology – Calendar Colors

How can you tell who added a calendar event in Schoology? You can change the color of each calendar for each of your classes to make them easier to tell apart. Watch this video to learn how.  

September 29, 2014
by Bea Leiderman
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Schoology and Google Drive Integration

Here is another tutorial for teachers and students using Schoology and Google Drive. When teachers create an assignment, students can turn in Google Drive documents very easily. Watch the video that includes all steps. But, why use Schoology if we … Continue reading

February 20, 2014
by Bea Leiderman
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Teacher Dashboard and Google Passwords

Earlier this month I blogged about passwords, the importance of having strong ones and keeping them safe. It is important for students to learn to manage passwords. The first step is learning to remember passwords. School is a place to … Continue reading

January 16, 2014
by Bea Leiderman
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Need a Twitter Widget?

Now that so many of our teachers are tweeting, we get questions about displaying Twitter feeds on blogs often. The widget we had in WordPress no longer works, so here is a tutorial showing how to create a new widget … Continue reading

January 14, 2014
by Bea Leiderman
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Managing Your WordPress Media Library

Have you ever uploaded a picture to your blog, then decided it was not the one you wanted to share with the world? It happens. I do it all the time. Most people simply delete the picture from the blog … Continue reading