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New Google Sites + Google Classroom

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New Google Sites + Google Classroom New Google Sites is finally out! Since New Sites is essentially a new product it does not have all the features of Classic Google Sites, but be assured more features are coming. The post New Google Sites + Google Classroom appeared first on Teacher Tech. Advanced Classroom Google Sites classroom google sites

Google Classroom Student Quick Guide

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Alice Keeler''s blog has been a great find for me as she posts a lot of items about Google apps, especially Google Classroom. She created a great Student Quick Guide for Google Classroom. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. google google classroom Google for Educators You should definitely check out her blog. Go here to view it: [link]. This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy. Feel free to share summaries and links to these articles, but do not copy and repost entire article.

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Google announces Google Educator Groups - great resource for educators

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Yesterday Google announced the launch of Google Educators Groups. Google for Education Today we are pleased to announce the launch of Google Educator Groups (GEG), a program supporting communities of educators who learn, share, and inspire each other to meet the needs of their students through technology solutions, both in the classroom and beyond. See you in GEG!?

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Infographic with Google Search Tips

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Google is a very powerful search engine, but the way you search makes a huge difference in your results. The infographic below has some great tips on becoming a Google Search Power User. Google for Education Resources: [link]. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. google Google for Educators internet search web search Check it out and share with your students.

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4 Hidden Features of Google Classroom

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Over the past two years, Google Classroom has become a popular learning platform for many teachers using G Suite for Education. While Google Classroom provides many great affordances, three in particular can save teachers and students much time and also increase workflow efficiency. The post 4 Hidden Features of Google Classroom appeared first on EdTechTeacher. Wrapping it up.

Google Tips - 78, and counting, Things You Didn't Know You Could Do with Google

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Google has a great resource, Google Tips , that provides quick, easy tips for using Google Products. This is a great resource for anyone, especially schools using Google apps. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. google Google for Educators It is setup in a card format, using simple, easy terms (not tech-speak). Click on the card to get more info.

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Google Classroom Essentials Infographic

Teacher Tech

This Google Classroom essentials infographic shows some of the key items in Google Classroom. Check out the student guide to Google Classroom. also have over 90 blog posts on Google Classroom at [link] Please feel free to use this graphic […]. Classroom Google classroom google

Google Updates and Improves its Learning Center for Teacher Training

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Google has updated and improved its Learning Center for Teacher Training with new use cases and best practices, making it even more useful and easier to learn about Google apps. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. google google applications Google for Educators training It is an excellent resource for all educators.

Google Classroom + Google Forms = Magic

Teacher Tech

It is now significantly easier to utilize Google Forms in Google Classroom. Simply attach a Form using the Google Drive attachment option when making a post. For the teacher, Classroom provides a link right in the stream to view the results in Google Sheets. Google […]. Classroom Forms Google classroom google

Some Excellent Resources for Google for Education for Teachers and Admins

Educational Technology Guy

Google for Education , which includes G Suite for Education , Chromebooks , and content, is one of the most popular, and most updated, platforms for education. Related: Google for Education Resources -. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. chromebooks GAFE/Chromebooks tips google Google for EducatorsHere are some great resources for IT, Teachers, Students and more.

Using Google Drive as a Course Organizer

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Since it will be shared with many other people, I decided to do the organization in Google Drive, instead of Evernote like I usually do my course organization. The really cool thing I did was to create a single Google Doc that has the entire course outline on it and each section/item is a link to a folder/document/file in Google Drive. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

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35 Awesome Apps that Integrate with Google Classroom

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The post 35 Awesome Apps that Integrate with Google Classroom appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Google Classroom Apps! Did you know that Google Classroom plays well with others? Google is known for making their applications open to working with third-party applications, and Google Classroom is no exception. Are you using Google Classroom? Click To Tweet.

The new Google Sites – Features and Limitations

Tomorrow's Learners

Recently Google released the new version of Google Sites. have used the older Google sites extensively over the last couple of years, so I was intrigued to see what the new platform had to offer. Below are my thoughts after having the last week to have a play on the new Google Sites. The old Google Sites took me a while to figure out how to use it effectively.

100+ Great Google Classroom Resources for Educators

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Google Classroom allows teachers to easily manage student work and teaching with Google Docs, Google Forms, Google Spreadsheets and anything Google. Teachers wanting to implement Google Classroom can use these resources to get started, level up their learning, or become a pro at all things Google. Google Classroom Resources. Blog Posts. Books.

Google Classroom Chrome Extension

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TweetRecently Google Classroom came out with the ability for websites to have a share to Google Classroom button. With the click of a button teachers can assign Flat to their music students right to the Google Classroom stream. Chrome Classroom Google classroom extension googleStudents can […].

Google Hangouts Resources for Educators

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Google Hangouts free chat and video conferencing. Integrates with other Google apps too. Google Hangouts Google Hangouts By: Google Need : You need a G+ account to use it. Abilities: text-based chat, video chat, receive phone calls, accessible on any device/computer and, screen share, remote desktop connect, connect to Google Drive, live broadcast stream your video chats with Hangouts On Air and much more! Follow me on Twitter and Google+. Google for Educators google hangouts video conferencing

Google launches new security tools

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Google recently launched a new Devices and Activity dashboard that gives you a view of all the devices that have accessed your Google account. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. google Google for Educators security This allows you to see if anyone else may have accessed your account. You can remove the device, secure your account and change the password.

Google Apps Essential Infographic

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TweetEssential guide to getting started with using Google Apps. Please feel free to utilize this resource with students and teachers in trainings on Google Apps. Link to PDF of Image: Click Here Link to Image in Google Drawing: Click Here. docs Drive Google apps google Infographic Please do not republish this graphic to your blog.

Google Drive and Docs, Sheets and Slides Resources for Educators

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Google Drive and Docs, Sheets and Slides File storage, Word processing, Spreadsheets, Presentations and more Google Drive and Docs, Sheets and Slides now support Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) files! Getting Started with Google Drive https://support.google.com/drive/?hl=en#topic=14940 Follow me on Twitter and Google+. Google Docs google drive Google for Educators

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Google Slides Transcript

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Google Slides Transcript By happy accident the other day I figured out you can download a transcript of your Google Slides presentation to a text file. The post Google Slides Transcript appeared first on Teacher Tech. Advanced Google Slides google slidesUse the File menu and choose “Download as” and choose “Plain Text.” ” Text Boxes and Speaker Notes What you get is a transcript of all the text boxes on […].

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Google+ Resources for Educators

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10 Ways to Teach Using Google+ [link] A Must See Google+ Cheat sheet for Teachers [link] Using Google+ as an online study resource: use to create online study groups. Connect, learn, and share more about Google Apps for Education Google Education on Air https://sites.google.com/site/eduonair/ You have the best seat in the house to learn with educators around the world.

Google App Kickstart Guides - help learn how to use Google Play for Education Apps in your classroom

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Google has created App Kickstart Guides for Google Play for Education apps to help you build your "Android app-titude" for some specific apps in Google Play for Education. The guides are built in Google Slides with embedded videos and are very well done. Related: Google for Education Resources Android for Education Resources --. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

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Creating eye-popping infographics with Google Drawings

Ditch That Textbook

Ed Tech edtech educational technology g suite gafe google apps for education google drawings infographicsInfographics are everywhere. first started noticing them on the front page of USA Today as a journalism major in college. As Pinterest became more popular, the long, tall infographics have begun popping up everywhere. They summarize information succinctly.

Google Classroom Mobile Apps get even more Great Features!

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Google Classroom is Google's learning management system, allowing teachers and students to share assignments and communicate online. Well, Google listened! Google announced some great additional features last month and has just announced some new features for the mobile apps: Teachers can now create and edit assignments, make copies of attachments and attach photos to assignments as well as grade assignments on their mobile devices. These new features make Google Classroom even more useful via mobile apps and can help teachers get more done and be more efficient.

Google Classroom: Using Google Forms

Teacher Tech

Tweet I’ve said many times that Google Forms is the greatest thing since sliced bread. If you are not using Google Forms, check out my directions for using Google Forms for Formative Assessment. The best way to distribute a Google Form to your students is through Google Classroom. Classroom Forms Google Intermediate classroom google

Tips to Using Google Keep in Education

Educational Technology Guy

Google Keep , Google''s easy to use note taking app, is a great resource for students and teachers. Here are some tips for using Google Keep in Education : (click link or image for full article). It has a nice intro to Google Keep and some great tips for students and educators. --. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. It is useful for students and teachers.

Google Classroom: Create Group Documents

Teacher Tech

One request I am often asked about Google Classroom is how to create documents for small groups. Classroom Docs Google Intermediate Script Sheets classroom google script sheets spreadsheetsIf you create a copy of a document for each student then each group member receives a copy, which can be confusing.

Excellent Livebinder with Chromebooks and Google resources

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I recently found this great Livebinder in a discussion on Google+. It has tons of resources about Chromebooks and Google Apps for Education. Related: Google for Education Resources Livebinders - organize materials in online binders. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. chromebooks Google for Educators Some of it is specific to the school district it was created for, but there are some great resources there that work for anyone, including using Chromebooks in class, activities, lesson ideas and more. Check out the Chromebooks Livebinder here.

NEW Google Template Gallery

My Paperless Classroom

This week on the TechEducator Podcast, we took a look at the new Template options that can be found in Google Apps. The post Understanding Google Apps New Template Galleries appeared first on TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Network. This week on the TechEducator Podcast, we took a look at the new Template options that can be found in Google Apps.

10 Google Apps Tricks to Learn for 2017

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10 Google Apps Tricks to Learn for 2017 1. The post 10 Google Apps Tricks to Learn for 2017 appeared first on Teacher Tech. Docs Drive Google drive googleForce a Copy When I create templates I like to share the templates in a way that prompts the user to create a copy. Notice if you go to alicekeeler.com/poo that it does not take you directly to the document but rather asks you to copy it […].

Lots of great new things coming to Google Apps and Chromebooks!!!

Educational Technology Guy

Google Apps for Education and Chromebooks have become truly awesome resources for schools and Google just keeps improving them. With this new announcement, the Google Play Store and most of it's app will work with Chromebooks. have over 100 apps on my smartphone, sync Evernote offline (9,000 notes) and sync Google drive offline and I am only using 9GB (18GB if you count the hundreds of photos and videos of my daughter). also think that this would be a good time for Google and OEMs to work on a 7" Chrome OS tablet! Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

CK-12 Integrates Its Awesome Educational Resources With Google Classroom

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CK-12 , a great resource for free e-textbook and curricular resources, has just announced that it is integrating with Google Classroom. Google recently updated Classroom to allow third parties to integrate and share with Classroom and CK-12 has just done that. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. ck-12 google classroom Google for Educators

Texthelp Announces Teach for Google - free PD to help educators use Google Edu

Educational Technology Guy

Texthelp, a language and literacy support software company, has just announced Teach for Google , a new, online, professional development resource for educators. It is designed to help educators use Google Apps for Education to increase student achievement. The free version has 2 courses available as well as lots of how-to''s for individual Google Apps.

Google launches Google Connected Classrooms with Virtual Field Trips

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Google just announced Google Connected Classroom s , which allows classes to take virtual field trips using Google+ Hangouts. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. field trips google google education google for virtual More trips are coming also. The field trips are live hosted events, but past events are archived and can be viewed later.

What Does Google Spaces Mean for Education

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As of it's release on May 16, 2016, Google Spaces is not yet available for Google Apps for Education accounts. But since gaining access to it with my personal Google account, I can't help but think how this might impact the classroom. Google Spaces in a Nutshell Screenshots from the iOS app. You don't have to be a member of Google+ in order to use Spaces.

Google's Own "Learn Google Apps" Site - great resource for Google Apps users

Educational Technology Guy

There are a whole lot about Google Apps. But, Google has their own site to help you learn how to use Google Apps, Learn Google Apps. The site has tips on switching from other systems, tutorials, articles, tips and tricks, videos, examples of using Google Apps and much more, You can also learn by each app individually. If you use Google Apps, this is a great place to start. Related: Google Apps for Education Resources --. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. chromebooks GAFE/Chromebooks tips Google for Educators training

Teaching Math with Google #Googlemath

Teacher Tech

You can absolutely teach math with Google Apps. Google Apps helps to support a shift to Common Core thinking and collaboration. As a high school math teacher I used Google Apps with my students. I am working with Diana Herrington on teaching math in the Common Core era with Google products. Google Math google Infographic math

FREE eBook: The Complete Guide to Google Certifications

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The post FREE eBook: The Complete Guide to Google Certifications appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Google Certifications Explained! This is your complete guide to all of the Google Certifications for Educators: Google Certified Educator, Level 1 & 2, Google Certified Trainer, Google Certified Administrator, and Google Certified Innovator.

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How to Become a Google Certified Trainer [infographic]

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The post How to Become a Google Certified Trainer [infographic] appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Steps to Becoming a Google Certified Trainer. One of the most common questions I receive is about how to become a Google Certified Trainer. So I have put together an infographic detailing the six steps to becoming a Google for Education Certified Trainer. Ready for more?

Google Forms: Submitting Drawings

Teacher Tech

Tweet In Google Forms you may want to ask students a question that requires a visual answer. Google Forms limits student responses to text submissions. Google Google Drawings allow students to draw and model their learning, work collaboratively with images, create projects and provide evidence of their work. Using Draw Forms Google Sheets draw google sheets spreadsheets