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    • 1. How your students can become lifelong learners withStan Skrabut
    • 2. The end of the school year is rapidly approaching.
    • 3. You have spent the entire year passing on importantinformation you hope stays with your students years to come.
    • 4. When the end of the year comes, students to throwaway all the lessons you have taught them.
    • 5. You want them to build upon the information youhave provided them.
    • 6. Let me show you how your students can use Evernoteto become lifelong learners.
    • 7. What makesEvernote sopowerful for astudent?
    • 8. You can access Evernote from any device reducingopportunity to lose things.
    • 9. Evernote has a desktop client that is a centerpiece ofthe program.
    • 10. There are mobile apps for smartphones.
    • 11. There are apps for iPads and tablets.
    • 12. You can access Evernote anytime and anywhere.
    • 13. You can access Evernote both on and off line.
    • 14. Evernote is available 24 hours a day.
    • 15. Most importantly, you can capture and organize ideasand important information wherever ideas occur.
    • 16. You can add content to Evernote in countless ways.
    • 17. Type in notes.
    • 18. Create audio notes.
    • 19. Take pictures.
    • 20. With the Web Clipper you can capture Web pages asyou find them.
    • 21. Save notes from Kindle.
    • 22. You can email yourself a note.
    • 23. Scan documents to an Evernote folder.
    • 24. Here are waysstudents can useEvernote to bebetter lifelonglearners.
    • 25. All notes, handouts, assignments, tests, etc. are in oneplace, organized by date. No heavy bag to carry.
    • 26. Students can take a picture of a book page, add their ownnotes, highlight important content, and it is now searchable.
    • 27. If you need specific pages of a textbook to study from,take a picture to Evernote.
    • 28. Scan or copy all handouts to Evernote and add classtags or add to notebooks.
    • 29. Do you write your note, once done take a picture orscan them to Evernote.
    • 30. Record the lectures with the audio note capability.
    • 31. Capture whiteboard notes and tag them with thecourse tag.
    • 32. Scan or save your homework to Evernote so that youalways have a record.
    • 33. Put together an assignment to do list with searchabledeadline dates.
    • 34. Teach students to be better researchers and writers by havingthem collect and organize their content in Evernote.
    • 35. Develop and organize your research papers in onefolder. Collect quotes, notes, and drafts.
    • 36. Use the Web clipper to capture an important researchnote; it will have the time captured and url.
    • 37. If you find something cool on the Web or in the world,you can send the picture to Evernote.
    • 38. Here are content capture ideas that students can use.
    • 39. Take a picture of the weekly course agenda.
    • 40. Take a picture of lists, e.g. vocab lists, supply lists, etc.
    • 41. Keep an online journal.
    • 42. Take pictures of your poster and art projects.
    • 43. Take pictures of book covers that you want to read later.
    • 44. Practice your language fluency. Or save sounds, e.g.,language, music, lectures for later listening.
    • 45. Label images with Skitch.
    • 46. Track your locker combination, or other importantnumbers in Evernote.
    • 47. Track club activities in Evernote.
    • 48. Here are somerecommendedorganization andretrieval strategies.
    • 49. First we will look as some tagging strategies.
    • 50. Create a separate tag for each class, e.g., “English” or“ADED5240”
    • 51. Create separate tags to media type, e.g., “class notes”,“handouts”, “quizzes”, etc.
    • 52. Include deadline dates in the body or title in this format –130427. Can then search for “1304” for all April 2013 items.
    • 53. Here are some recommended notebooks to create.
    • 54. Create a notebook called “School” and place all schooldocuments in this folder.
    • 55. Create subfolders within “School” for group projects.
    • 56. Create subfolders within “School” for research projects. Placeall quotes, notes, drafts, supporting material in this folder.
    • 57. Create a subfolder within “School” for all important schooldocuments, e.g., shot records, school handbook, etc.
    • 58. Evernote searches are extremely powerful. Routinesearches should be saved.
    • 59. Set up searches for checkboxes that are not checked.
    • 60. Search for deadlines for a month, e.g., “1304” for allApril 2013 items.
    • 61. Google Chrome will also search Evernote while youare searching Google.
    • 62. Questions?
    • 63. How your students can become lifelong learners withStan Skrabut