Thursday, October 30, 2014

Episode 170 - National Cyber Security Awareness and an Office 365 Update


It's Thursday, October 30th,  2014 and welcome to Episode 170 of TechTalk4Teachers, I'm Tom Grissom, I'm Cindy Rich, and I'm Mike Gioia.

Welcome to the TechTalk4Teachers podcast, the show about teaching and learning with technology.

In this episode...

Mike Gioia discusses National Cyber Security Awareness Month and provides many resources for helping others protect their online identity and information. We also give an update on the recent Office 365 migration our college recently completed and share some of the new capabilities Office 365 has for teaching and learning. We wrap it up with our Technology Picks of the Week.

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Technology Picks of the Week

Tom's Pick

Sway - a new type of presentation tool

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30 Days with Office 365 for Educators SWAY example

EIU Homecoming SWAY example (click on the stacked pictures to view):

Cindy's Pick

iPad iOS 8.1 Update Fixes

Mike's Pick

Stop Think Connect

National Cyber Security Awareness Month

That wraps it up for episode 170 of TechTalk4Teachers. Show notes for this episode and archived episodes are available on the web at the EIU Instructional Technology Center website at  To leave a comment or suggestion, please send an email to or leave a comment on the Tech Talk for Teachers blog. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom, keep on learning.

Keep on Learning, 
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.
Twitter: @tomgrissom