Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Tech Tips

Google Translate is a free multilingual translation software that instantly translates text, speech, handwriting, images or real-time video from one language into another. It offers a web interface, mobile interfaces for Android and iOS. As of February 2016, Google Translate supports 90 languages at various levels and serves over 200 million people daily.
Google Translate Tutorial
Google Translate Website
Fun Google Translate Video

Canvas Corner

Have you noticed a “Smarthinking” Button in your Canvas course? Smarthinking is an online tutoring service that PVCC is making available to its students through Canvas. Smarthinking provides tutoring in mathematics (basic math through Calculus including Bilingual Math), Biology, Intro Human A&P, Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Nursing, Physics, Economics, Accounting, Intro to Finance, Statistics, Spanish, Writing, Reading, and IT Support. Please see Smarthinking Student Handbook and Student Instruction Flyer to assist your students. Students are allowed 7 hours per semester.