Using Evernote for High School Visits

If you’ve been using a smart phone for a while now, I'm sure that you have stumbled across, fumbled with, or heard about the thought management app known as Evernote. Those of you who use it daily know how fantastic it can be for remembering fleeting ideas, storing pictures, and clipping interesting web pages for further mental digestion. Those of you who don’t know what Evernote is can think of it as a digital trunk where you can put ANYTHING--notes, pictures, drawings, audio recordings, or web pages--to reference later so that you don't have to fill your personal ‘trunk’ (thus the elephant logo). What's so wonderful about Evernote is your ability to use it however you want; however, that’s also what makes it so daunting for users new to the platform. I could speak for pages about Evernote and how it can help any higher education professional, but what I hope to do with this section of the blog is intermittently break down how to use Evernote for various tasks related to our … [Read more...]