CREATE ALEXA SKILLS BLUEPRINTS THAT MINIMIZE YOUR CLASSROOM WORK

| July 1, 2019

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How many times have you tried to multi-task in your classroom while wishing you had an assistant to help you with all the little things? It’s not that you can’t do them yourself; you’re already doing everything else. For the price of a dinner for two, you can have an Alexa Dot in your classroom and use Skills Blueprints to help you handle many of the administrative duties for which you are responsible. Skills Blueprints will also help you with academic and assessment tasks. Best of all, you won’t have to learn how to code to do it.

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