Microsoft Excel: Tips and Tricks Instruction

Microsoft Excel: Tips and Tricks

Below I have complied a list of Excel tips and tricks that will help you get things done faster and more efficiently . This is a series that will cover tips and tricks for all Microsoft Office products.   Click the corner button, as shown below, to select all cells in an excel file. With this one […]

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Microsoft Word: Tips and Tricks

Below I have complied a list of Word tips and tricks that will help you get things done faster and more efficiently . This is a series that will cover tips and tricks for all Microsoft Office products.   To select the entire paragraph in Word, you can triple-click anywhere within a paragraph. To select the […]

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Guest Post: Using Facebook and Companion Tools in Teaching

This summer the HPU Tech Blog will be featuring blog posts from professors at High Point University who are actively using technology tools in the classroom.  This is the fourth in the series, written by Daniel Hall.  Daniel Hall is an Assistant Professor of Economics.  Here is his post: Using Facebook and Companion Tools in […]

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Guest Post: Flipping the Classroom with Tablets

This summer the HPU Tech Blog will be featuring blog posts from professors at High Point University who are actively using technology tools in the classroom.  This is the third in the series, written by Adam Graham-Squire, Jenny Fuselier, Karen O’Hara, and Laurie Zack.  Graham-Squire, Fuselier, O’Hara, and Zack are Instructors in Mathematics.  Here is […]

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Guest Post: MindMaps

This summer the HPU Tech Blog will be featuring blog posts from professors at High Point University who are actively using technology tools in the classroom.  This is the second in the series, written by Thomas Dearden.  Thomas Dearden is an Instructor in Criminal Justice.  Here is his post: Organizing large quantities of information into […]

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Guest Post: Podcasts and Flipping the Classroom

This summer the HPU Tech Blog will be featuring blog posts from professors at High Point University who are actively using technology tools in the classroom.  This is the first in the series, written by Matthew Schneider.  Matthew Schneider is a Professor of English and Associate Dean at the David R. Hayworth College of Arts […]

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HPU Libraries Faculty Workshops

Now that many HPU faculty had the pleasure of workshopping with Jose Bowen on technology and education, it’s time to start thinking about how to incorporate more technology and resources into your classroom.  HPU Libraries will be hosting a series of end of the semester faculty workshops (starting Tuesday, May 6th) to help with research, […]

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The Flipped Classroom: The Pros and Cons

Many of us can recall instances in our lives where we found ourselves idly sitting in a classroom, eye glazed over, half listening, half pretending to listen to our teacher as they lectured in front of the room. These scenes are all too familiar in today’s schools, as the traditional model of learning has primarily […]

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