Interested in a tool that provides for easy, instant communication with students and parents? Try Remind! Remind is a cross-platform tool designed for education. It allows you to send messages to your students or parents that can be accessed via web, iPad and phone (Android or iPhone). Use it for class or club. Remind provides for so many communication options. You can chat with students and parents. Send direct messages, images, voice files, attachments and links. Remind students of upcoming due dates. Update parents on class happenings. Send quick positive notes. Students can message you with questions regarding assignments. You can even set your availability so you don't have to answer questions at odd hours.
I am a Technology Integration and LMS Specialist by title, but lifelong learner in practice. An Apple Teacher, Google Certified Educator and Microsoft Innovative Educator, my goal is to assist educators in investigating and exploring resources to embed in their instruction. I also hope to be a part of their journey toward an innovative and transformative practice that empowers learners and strengthens their own craftsmanship. I spends my free time with my family, my dogs and a good cup of coffee.