Tech For Teachers


School Dude


Technology Help Flowchart

1. Locate the "help" feature in the program you are having issues with.

2. Do a Google search. Search the name of the program and the problem
you are having.

3. Ask a friend or building Technology Coach for assistance. 

4. Submit a School Dude request here.


Online Program Support                                                                              

Edpuzzle           Activinspire               nwea             canvas

Technology Coaching

Ludington Area School DIstrict provides technology coaching with Instructional Coach, Carrie Moeggenberg. The district technology coach is able to meet with staff during prep time, before, or after school to help with iPad integration or other classroom technology integration help.  Even if there is not a specific question or need, sign up for coaching to discover ways that technology can enhance your instruction.  Please click HERE to sign up.  

Certus by CBD

The Instructional Transformation Matrix, developed by CBD Consulting and adapted from the TIM created by the Florida Center for Instructional Technology, illustrates how teachers can use technology to enhance learning for K-12 students. Click on the image below to learn more about the various levels of integration. 

Instructional Transformation Matrix

"How To" Guides for Canvas & Google Apps

canvas              google                     

Other Guides:    

How to find your IP address on your Macbook
How to use Reflector 2 to mirror your iPad
What do I do if?..... User Guide
How to post YouTube videos in Canvas,
Edmodo, or Google Drive

FlipGrid Training
Backing up Notability to Google Drive
iMovie Trailer Templates to print
Book Creator User Guide
Notability How-to Videos
Explain Everything How-to Videos
Notability User Guide
Seesaw User Guide
EdPuzzle User Guide
iPad Troubleshooting Guide
New: Tech Tool Hub  




Tech Tidbits

Tech Tidbits 2014-15

Tech Tidbits 2015-16

Tech Tidbits 2016-17

Tech Tidbits 2017-18

Tech Tidbits 2018-19

Tech Tidbits 2019-2020

Tech Tidbits 2020-2021

Tech Tidbits 2021-2022


App Lists


First Grade

Second Grade

Third Grade

Fourth Grade

Fifth Grade

Middle School

High School

App Reviews                                                                                   

Common Sense Media app reviews

K-5 iPad apps according to Bloom's Taxonomy

5-12 iPad apps according to Bloom's Taxonomy

App Scoring Rubric

AppsGoneFree - Every day, hundreds of apps reduce their price to free for a limited time. 



Technology Director

Computer Technician

Instructional Technology Coach