Wonder how you can stand out when applying for a job where creativity will be a key component? How about designing a cover-letter that make you stand out and show your personal style. A good applications and resume will help display all your skills, experience, and education but a cover-letter similar to the example below will make you stand out in a pile other qualified candidates. This is my most
When it comes to Twitter Applications (Twitter, Facebook, WordPress) there are unlimited applications and being a regular Twitter user I will never ask you to stick to one single twitter client. I recently ( 4 months back) started using hootsuite which is a web client for twitter and it’s free. I have multiple Twitter, Facebook, WordPress profiles . One for my personal profile and others are education related. Hootsuite has everything.
Check out www.wordle.net to create you own Word Clouds, based on a block of text or a blog feed. Here is an example from my most recent blog postings. Make your own book cover, t-shirts, backgrounds, and more. You can change the font, color scheme, and layout. Have fun!
Favorite Free Tools for Educators – Part 1 (much more to come in future post) #1 Jing – Free Screen Shot & Recording Tool Snap a picture of your screen. Record video of onscreen action. Share instantly over the web, IM, email. http://www.jingproject.com/ #2 YouTube Upload videos up to 15 minutes in length Share videos to millions or use privacy settings Unlisted privacy option allows videos to now be available
It has been a long time since I have blogged. Actually since the days of MySpace (for those of who remember that social networking site) I haven’t blog, just been using Facebook and Twitter to express my thoughts and get different cool links, ideas, and information out to friends and colleagues. Now I will continue that quest to provide my students, colleagues, and friends up to date information on what