Extra Credits: Some notes on paperless penmanship from a school leader

Rob Dickson (@showmerob), who directs instructional technology for Omaha Public Schools, shares his experience as a daily note taker who has moved himself and his district into a digital world with OneNote:

Writing notes is not bad – I still do it, just differently. It is how I retain knowledge more efficiently. But having this analog process creates barriers. Think about it, how hard is it to save this and carry it with you where ever you go and access it anytime? How easy is it to search fast when you need it? And how can you share it in this ever social and connected society we have today?

Read the full story: My Everyday Thing – OneNote.


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