Good evening from Maine where a line of strong thunderstorms is a hopeful signal that our heatwave is about to break. June was the busiest month I’ve had in more than a year. Between end-of-school activities, hosting webinars, training for bike races, and trying to be the best dad I can be it felt like I never relaxed. This week, I’m doing that. I hope that you are also enjoying some rest after a long school year. In July I’m hosting the next section of the Practical Ed Tech Virtual Summer Camp. There is still time to register to join me for ten hours of live webinars with me during the week of July 12th. Register here. These were the month’s most popular posts: 1. Three Good Options for Annotating PDFs2. 15 Updates Coming to Google Workspace for Education3. How to Create Your Own Online Board Game4. Science Research Papers Annotated With Teaching Resources5. Four Important Padlet Updates to Note6. Five Sources of Summer Math Activities for Elementary School Students7. Expeditions Pro – A Replacement for Google’s VR Tour Creator8. Icons8 – Easily Add Icons to Google Docs, Slides, and Sheets9. Wick Editor – A Nice Tool for Creating Animations10. How to Create Interactive Checklists in Google Docs On-demand Professional DevelopmentTen Search Strategies Students Need to KnowA Crash Course in Making & Teaching With VideoA Crash Course in Google Earth & Maps for Social StudiesOther Places to Follow Me:The Practical Ed Tech Newsletter comes out every Sunday evening/ Monday morning. It features my favorite tip of the week and the week’s most popular posts from Free Technology for Teachers.My YouTube channel has more than 36,000 subscribers watching my short tutorial videos on a wide array of educational technology tools. I’ve been Tweeting as @rmbyrne for fourteen years. The Free Technology for Teachers Facebook page features new and old posts from this

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