Good morning from Maine where I am not racing my bike this weekend and instead will be enjoying a nice early fall day by helping out at my daughters’ soccer practices. By the way, I finished last week’s race much better than I predicted and ended up fourth in my division despite a flat tire around the midway point of the race. I hope that you have something fun and exciting planned for your weekend. And if you don’t, I hope you just enjoy a relaxing weekend doing whatever rejuvenates you. 

These were the week’s most popular posts:
1. A Great Alternative to Quizlet
2. Two Tips to Make Chrome Run a Little Faster
3. A Short Overview of the Internet Archive’s Wayback Machine – And How I Use It
4. 5 Little Things You Can Do To Improve Your Videos
5. Display Note Broadcast Adds Helpful Features to Improve Screen Sharing
6. Try Using Vocabulary Lists to Help Your Students Conduct Better Searches
7. Synth is Shutting Down to Focus on Focusable – Other Audio Recording Tools to Try

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