I won! Thanks LearnBoost! On Friday, August 12th, I received the following email: "I'm happy to announce that you are the winner of the LearnBoost Facebook Cash Giveaway. After compiling the results, the total amount in our jar is $514.35, which means we'll be cutting a check for $257.17 to you, and $257.18 to the school of your choice." Of course my school of choice is St. Rose of Lima School. I am very grateful and excited!
I was also thrilled to see a congratulations for winning the giveaway on my favorite tech bloggers page, Richard Byrne of Free Tech 4 Teachers. I have been following Richard's blog for many years and have learned about many free and useful tools. Thanks, Richard for sharing so many resources, you have been an invaluable resource for me!
LearnBoost is an amazing all in one gradebook and lesson plan software that is free! It also integrates seamlessly if you happen to be a school using Google Apps. The features are fantastic and they are always adding new and great applications. If you haven't heard of it yet, take my advice and go to their website to learn more and sign up.