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The ability to share folders with people using Dropbox has been a life saver. However, this only works if the other person has Dropbox. I find most people these days have the service, but it's still a little awkward setting up a shared folder with them if the content you are
Using 3 fingers on your Mac Trackpad, double click on any word and it will pull up the dictionary meaning. I used it yesterday after I wasn't quite sure how to spell the word 'ascertain'. Spell check corrected it for me, but I wanted to make sure it was actually the word I wanted to
It's worth having a quick flick through these 80 features to see what can benefit you when using your Mac. I picked up on the 'restart automatically if your computer freezes' tip, which is found in System Preferences. Assigning an application to a specific desktop is also a very handy feature. Check it out at:
Apple - ACOT2 - About ACOT2. What does a 21st Century Classroom feel like? Read about the Six Design Principles for the 21st Century High School from the Apple Classrooms of Tomorrow site. Then follow the links to read more about Challenge Based Learning.
The Australian Curriculum v1.2 - General capabilities. What are the essential skills that our students need as they move into a 21st Century workplace? The National Curriculum document lists a range of general capabilities that students need to develop across the learning areas. What are your thoughts on this skills list? What changes are required