LifeHacks for Grading:
Should you use your built in district grading system or use one of the gradebooks below?
EasyGradePro: This gradebook is great if you want lightning fast grade input. CON: You cannot post grades to the internet.
Engrade: This gradebook is platform agnostic and all online. You can do a lot with posting student work to the site with TINY URLs. CON: Can be blocked by districts / privacy policies, etc.
Thinkwave: I used to use this program when I first started, but I haven’t used it in a while.
Quia: A great website for creating student tests and quizzes to give online.
LifeHacks for Student Behavior:
Danny’s Example of Positive Behavior Support: We really need to try and make good positive behavior supports for our students. Sometimes they really need explicit teaching on what socially appropriate behavior is. Below is an example you can use to give students points when they act the way you want them to act.
Class Dojo: Brian mentioned this app in regard