Evernote has transformed the way I keep notes on students in my class. I type notes, record audio, and video and take photos of their work samples. All this information is then stored in individual student notebooks within Evernote.
I first began using Evernote for individual reading conferences and since then just about all of my organizational data and student anecdotal notes are taken using Evernote. I love that it allows me to keep everything in one place, it keeps me organized and able to track students and information easily with the tap of a button.
Although Evernote has become a necessity for me in my classroom, I have never been one hundred percent happy with the formatting tools. I am a very visual person so not only do I want my information accessible I want it to look good too. Read more