Tech Tip: Using Bitlinks in the Classroom

I realized as I was talking to some fellow teachers that the use of bitly.com to shorten really long URLs is NOT a commonly known strategy. So I thought that I would share how easy it can be and how much time and frustration is saves me when sending students to websites and other documents.

Tech Tip: Use a free online service to shorten long URLs for use in the elementary classroom. Read about how simple it is to customize links to be easier to remember and simpler to type for younger students.
Maybe you're thinking, "WHY does any of this matter to me in the classroom?"
Well, I've found bitlinks to be helpful in several ways.

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