Category Archives: Technology

Posts about technology – gadgets, apps and other stuff.

Sharing Access to Docs in Google Classroom

As a user of the Google apps for education (G-Suite tools) I am a pretty heavy user of Google Classroom and Google Drive in my school classroom. They are tools that work well for what I want to get done … Continue reading

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My Mini Rant on the Evils of Reply All

I recorded this little video in which I explain a little technology stuff, primarily around the evils of the reply all. Although I didn’t mention this in my video, just like if you subscribe to my blog, it also helps … Continue reading

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Email Phishing Scam

**I am reposting this blog because there is another pretty effective phishing scam going around. The bottom line is…if you are already logged into your account, Google, Facebook, Twitter, MySpace (just kidding)…DO NOT log in again if you click on … Continue reading

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Subscribing to Stacey Robinsmith dot com

I continue to learn new things about my blog now that I have made the big blog move. Initially I set up MailChimp so that people interested in subscribing to my blog would get a weekly update of the items … Continue reading

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Why I Don’t Use Tech In the Classroom

I often hear my teaching colleagues say things like, “I don’t use technology in the classroom because there was that time I did try it and it didn’t work.” Or, “I pressed a button and ALL my work disappeared and … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi Sales

Have you heard of the Raspberry Pi mini computer? 10 million of them have been sold!  

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Alice Keeler on Fixing Google Docs you Copy and Paste

Now that I have made the switch to using Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides for most of my teacher-stuff and lesson plans, I no longer struggle with the “all the beautiful formatting I did in the Word doc got messed … Continue reading

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A Follow Up: the pi-topCEED

I did a follow up video (with better camera focus) on the new Pi-topCEED computer I recently received. 

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The pi-top CEED Tech Specs

I did a little research into the tech-specs of my new pi-top CEED and here they are: Raspberry pi 3 A 1.2GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53p 1GB LPDDR2 RAM 4 USB ports 40 GPIO pins Full HDMI port Ethernet port 802.11 … Continue reading

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pi-top CEED

After a loooooong wait, my pi-top CEED has finally arrived and is on my desk. When I first opened the box for the pi-top CEED, I was a little nervous. I am a computer user – not a hardware tinkerer. … Continue reading

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