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    How to Use Social Media Properly

    Social media is now a part of everybody’s lives. In fact, as of 2019 there are 3.48 billion social media users, according to the Global Digital 2019 report by Hootsuite and We Are Social. As educators, who use social media for both professional and personal purposes, it can be tricky to know exactly how you should be employing the platform. With the majority of students ( and employers) now owning some form of social account, how can you ensure that you are productively building your professional network and engaging in interesting discussions whilst also maintaining appropriate professionality?  Whatever you put on your social media accounts reflects on you, so it’s…

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    EdTech

    5 Must-See Exhibitors at ISTE 2016

    ISTE 2016 in Denver aims to provide more than 1,000 sessions where professionals experience in-depth learning and collaborative networking with various educators, industry representatives and policymakers around the world. The event also showcases several products and services from trusted and innovative companies that particularly cater to the needs and interests of education professionals who are into EdTech. During ISTE 2015, there were more than 500 exhibitors that provided a wide range of technology options for attendees. Among the previous exhibitors are Dell Inc., AT&T, ASUS Computer International, Microsoft Corporation, Google Inc. and GoPro. For ISTE 2016, over 16,000 educators, 5,000 industry representatives and 500 companies are now registered. If you…

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    How to Use Kami with DocuSign

    Got a document that you need signed by tomorrow morning, but it’s way past office hours already? Failed to catch your boss and get him to sign an important contract? Need to send that lease agreement urgently even while on the go? No problem! Gone are the days when you have to wait for documents to be delivered at your doorstep, sign them, and mail them back. With the help of DocuSign, you can sign, send, and approve documents and get the job done with no hassle! DocuSign is a digital transaction platform that lets you sign, send, and safely handle important legal documents and back them up in the…

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    More Options to Add a Signature

    Premium, Work, and School license users can now sign using their computers and smart phones. We have recently updated the Sign Document feature which allows users to directly create a signature straight to the document. In addition to file upload, users can create a signature using a computer (mouse or trackpad) or a smartphone. Option 1: Upload a File Create an image file of your signature. You can do this by signing on paper > scan > edit (removing the background) > save to computer Click ‘Sign Document’ icon  on the toolbar. Select ‘Upload Image’. Select file > ‘Insert’ Place your signature on the document. Option 2: Signing using mouse/trackpad Click ‘Sign Document’…

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    Social Media FOR Schools: Developing Shareable Content for Schools

    When you talk about media IN schools, it involves policies regarding the use of social media in the classroom. It focuses on the development of social media in order to support teaching and learning to connect with a bigger audience. It tackles prevention strategies to regulate the students’ use of social media. Cyber bullying, network security, and institutional transparency are among the issues that the teachers have to deal with, along with the students’ use of social media in schools. On the other hand, when you talk about social media FOR schools, you talk about telling stories and getting the administrators, teachers, students, parents, and community to spread these stories.…