Free App Friday: TouchCast

Editor’s Note: This post originally appeared on the blog of BHS Help Desk student Kevin Lynch. Free App Friday! Our Free App of the week is TouchCast. Last year we wrote a post on TouchCast, but we wanted to remind people of this awesome creation app and the new features it has. Touch casts is…

Free App Friday: MyHomework

Editor’s Note: This post originally appeared on the blog on BHS Help Desk senior Don Boermeester  MyHomework The app MyHomework in my eyes is the best planner app in the app store to this date. It works for Mac, iPad and iPhone and some other devices. I have three teachers that use Classroom and another…

The Power of Collaboration

One of the best parts of running the BHS Help Desk is seeing student genius in action. Daily, I get to witness my students demonstrate their critical thinking skills by solving real problems and observe them communicate effectively with their peers and teachers. But students in the Help Desk do much more than just solve…

Bring Science to Life with Your iPad

Editor’s Note: this post originally appeared on Jyhmon Moodie’s blog Science teachers have many great options for teaching different science concepts using the iPad. There are apps which allow teachers and students to create presentations, complete labs, work on projects, and lots more! Over the past several weeks I have been researching different apps and…