6 Android Apps to Try on a Chromebook

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The post 6 Android Apps to Try on a Chromebook appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Using Android Apps on a Chromebook. Google has been working to bridge the gap between the tablet and laptop by allowing us to use Android apps on a Chromebook. 6 Android Apps to Try on a #Chromebook #SUL #gttribe #gsuiteedu #edtech Click To Tweet. Why Android Apps on Chromebooks. You may be wondering why you would want to run Android apps on Chromebooks.

EdTech Acronyms Explained

EdTech4Beginners

BLearning – Blended Learning (using a range of multimedia and strategies). BYOL – Bring Your Own Learning. FL – Flipped Learning ( click here for my guide to flipping lessons ). LMS – Learning Management System (software that runs and manages educational programs). MLD – Mobile Learning Devices. MLearning – Mobile Learning. NGDLE – Next-generation Digital Learning Environment. Windows, Android). PLN – Personal Learning Network.

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Google Workspace for Education (and other updates you need to know!) – SULS099

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The post Google Workspace for Education (and other updates you need to know!) – SULS099 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. During “ Learning with Google ,” a free online learning event for educators, Google shared a lot of updates to our favorite Google products.

4 Ways to Give Meaningful Feedback with Google Classroom

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The post 4 Ways to Give Meaningful Feedback with Google Classroom appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Feedback is an essential piece of the learning process that often gets overlooked or watered down. gsuiteedu #edtech Click To Tweet. This is not just about finding errors for students, but using feedback as a strategy for learning. To learn more about the different types of comments in Classroom, see this previous post: Google Classroom Comments: All You Need to Know!

5 Augmented and Virtual Reality Creation Tools for Students

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The post 5 Augmented and Virtual Reality Creation Tools for Students appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Would that have helped you to develop a true feel for what you were learning? Now imagine your students creating a virtual world for others to experience in order to make their learning visible? You might think it is out of reach financially or it is too difficult to learn. This is web-based and also has Android and iOS apps for creation and viewing.

11 Essential EdTech Action Steps for Back to School

The CoolCatTeacher

Simple Updates to Your Classroom Procedures and Workflow sponsored by EdTech Software From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Use this checklist and infographic to make sure you’ve included the edtech essentials in your workflow this year. Try Shelfit from EdTech Software. Back to School EdTech Action Step #1: Determine the start page for you and your students. Try Shelfit from EdTech Software. Android 4.2+

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13 Tools to Record Audio on Chromebooks and Other Devices

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The post 13 Tools to Record Audio on Chromebooks and Other Devices appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Audio is a great learning and reflection tool. Be sure you visit this post to learn How to Insert Audio in Google Slides and 25 Ways to Use Audio in Google Slides Projects to learn how to maximize this tool in the classroom. Click here to learn how to export the audio as an mp3. Available also on Android.). Also available on iOS and Android.

Winter Magnetic Poetry with Google Slides

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The post Winter Magnetic Poetry with Google Slides appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Be sure to download the Google Slides App for iOS or Android. Check out the sing-a-long ebook from Cantata Learning: Winter: The Coldest Season Of All. The song is available from free from the Cantata Learning website here. Want to learn how to make your own magnetic poetry and other types of interactive lessons? Learn when and where you want! Shake Up Learning 2018.

15 Collaborative Tools for Your Classroom That Are NOT Google

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The post 15 Collaborative Tools for Your Classroom That Are NOT Google appeared first on Shake Up Learning. There are hundreds of fantastic collaborative learning tools! A few weeks back, I asked the Shake Up Learning Community to share their favorite collaborative tools and this post is a summarization are their top choices. Click here to join the Shake Up Learning Community.). 15 Collaborative Tools for Your Classroom That Are NOT Google #edtech #edchat.

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Meaningful Technology Integration and Dynamic Learning (5-Part Episode Series)

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The post Meaningful Technology Integration and Dynamic Learning (5-Part Episode Series) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. In my new podcast, The Shake Up Learning Show, I share a very special 5-episode series of tips, ideas, lesson plan, templates, and more to help all teachers make dynamic learning a reality in the classroom. AND this series makes the perfect companion to my book, Shake Up Learning: Practical Ideas to Move Learning From Static to Dynamic.

How to Create Your Own “Apps” with Google Slides (FREE Template)

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The post How to Create Your Own “Apps” with Google Slides (FREE Template) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. In this guest post by Micah Shippee , you can learn How to Create Your Own “Apps” with Google Slides! Want to learn even more ways to go BEYOND the Tools, be sure to check out 7 Ways to Rethink Digital Assignments.). Android – Chrome: enter address, click three dots, and select “Add to Home Screen.”. Shake Up Learning 2018.

10 Must-Listen Episodes of The Google Teacher Tribe Podcast

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The post 10 Must-Listen Episodes of The Google Teacher Tribe Podcast appeared first on Shake Up Learning. 10 Must-Listen Episodes of The Google Teacher Tribe Podcast #gttribe #edtech #gsuiteedu Click To Tweet. Subscribe on Android. As you may already know, I frequently refer to Google Slides as the Swiss Army Knife of G Suite, and in this episode, you can learn all of our favorite ways for using Slides in alternative ways. Shake Up Learning 2018.

Stranger Google: Crazy Tools from the Upside Down (Part 2)!

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appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I love to dig into the lesser-known Google tools and figure out how these can be used for learning in the K12 classroom. LIFE Tags organizes over 4 million images from the Life magazine archives into an interactive encyclopedia using machine learning. This Google Experiment uses machine learning to identify and tag everything it can find in a photo, from a smile to a baby, to hats, to anything! Shake Up Learning 2019.

7 Reasons You Need to Try Voice Typing in Google Docs

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The post 7 Reasons You Need to Try Voice Typing in Google Docs appeared first on Shake Up Learning. So in this post, I will share seven reasons you need to try Voice Typing in Google Docs–for yourself, for your students, and to help support learning across the board. 7 Reasons You Need to Try Voice Typing in #GoogleDocs #edtech #gsuiteedu Click To Tweet. Bonus : Dictation can help students learn punctuation skills. Get Google Docs for Android.

Your Essential Back to School EdTech Checklist

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Here is a LONG list of recent updates , to GAFE, Android and iOS apps. Learn more about the levels of technology integration by visiting the Technology is Learning site. Google Apps for Education, Learning Management System (LMS), Student Information System (SIS), online education sites… For online education sites, do you have all usernames and passwords ? Find a blog that will help you learn more about new tools, tips and techniques.

#GAFE4Littles with Christine Pinto | Episode 6 of The Google Teacher Tribe

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The post #GAFE4Littles with Christine Pinto | Episode 6 of The Google Teacher Tribe appeared first on Shake Up Learning. You can play the first episode using the player below, or subscribe on iOS , Android , Stitcher or RSS. You can subscribe to the Podcast on iOS , Android , Stitcher or RSS. When words, voice memos and checklists just won’t do…draw in #GoogleKeep on your @Android or computer! gttribe #SUL #DitchBook #edtech Click To Tweet.

The Magic of Google Forms | Episode 9 of GTTribe

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The post The Magic of Google Forms | Episode 9 of GTTribe appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Listen to this episode to learn some fun tips and ideas that will make your life easier! You can play the episode using the player below, or subscribe on iOS , Android , Stitcher or RSS. You can subscribe to the Podcast on iOS , Android , Stitcher or RSS. Fun tips and resources for #GoogleForms from #GTTribe #edtech #edchat Click To Tweet. Shake Up Learning 2017.

How to Make the Most of Student Video Projects with G Suite | GTTribe Episode 7

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The post How to Make the Most of Student Video Projects with G Suite | GTTribe Episode 7 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Listen to this episode to learn how to make the most of student video projects with G Suite, including some ideas for some requested features like audio and narrating Google Slides. You can play the first episode using the player below, or subscribe on iOS , Android , Stitcher or RSS. 5 Ways Video Can Increase Student Ownership of Learning.

Back to School with Google Chrome: The Complete Guide!

Shake Up Learning

I like to think of Google Chrome as the learning environment for all things Google! With Chrome, you can customize your learning environment to fit your needs and interests. Better yet, customize the learning environment to fit the needs of ALL learners! Improved Tube Improved Tube: YouTube = learning at your fingertips, but it also contains some features that can distract students in the classroom. Yep, I have my own Shake Up Learning extension.

How to Create a Class Brand (and much more!) with Tony Vincent – SULS011

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with Tony Vincent – SULS011 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I’m excited for today’s conversation with one of my favorite edtech gurus! Tony Vincent , from Learning in Hand , shares many genius tips in this episode. In This Episode: [00:28] – Welcome to episode 11 of the Shake Up Learning Show! 07:19] – After being out of the classroom for 15 years and then going back in, what has Tony learned? [08:42] shakeuplearning #edtech.

Best EdTech of 2016

Graphite Blog

In 2016 the Common Sense Education editorial staff evaluated close to 170 apps, games, and websites for learning potential and classroom implementation. It's a heartening trend; the best edtech developers are taking the lessons (both good and bad) of the last few years to heart and delivering products at a higher level of quality than we've seen in the past. Price: $1.99; Platform: Android, iOS; Grades: Pre-K–3. Smithsonian Learning Lab.

15 Ways for Students to Use Google Keep [infographic]

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The post 15 Ways for Students to Use Google Keep [infographic] appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Learn more about how to use Google Keep from my Google Keep CHEAT SHEET (free download) , and be sure to check out all of the Google Keep resources I am creating and curating. 15 Ways Students Can Use #GoogleKeep [infographic] #SUL #gttribe #googleedu #gsuiteedu #edtech Click To Tweet. To learn how to set up location-based reminders, visit this support page.

10 Google Classroom Tips You Didn’t Know – SULS029

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The post 10 Google Classroom Tips You Didn’t Know – SULS029 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. In this blog post and podcast episode, you will learn insider Google Classroom tips that most teachers don’t know, as well as, a closer look at important Google Classroom updates to help you make the most of this robust tool! gsuiteedu #edtech #shakeuplearning. Here are the step-by-step directions on iOS and Android. #2: Shake Up Learning 2019.

Make Your Google Drive Beautiful | Episode 10 of #GTTribe

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The post Make Your Google Drive Beautiful | Episode 10 of #GTTribe appeared first on Shake Up Learning. You can play the episode using the player below, or subscribe on iOS , Android , Stitcher or RSS. You can subscribe to the Podcast on iOS , Android , Stitcher or RSS. SMS Moving Out of Hangouts on Android. in Curriculum, Teaching, and Learning and a specialist in English. gttribe #SUL #DitchBook #edtech Click To Tweet. Connect with Shake Up Learning.

Google Classroom FAQ – Your Most Common Questions ANSWERED!

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appeared first on Shake Up Learning. ” Depending on your learning setting, sign in to Classroom with one of the following user account types: School account —Also known as a G Suite for Education account , this account is set up by an accredited school. Learn more here. Under General, next to Classwork on the Stream, select an option: You can learn more about all of the Class settings here. Is this worksheet better than hands-on learning?

17 Things for Teachers to Try in 2017 (Infographic and FREE Download)

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The post 17 Things for Teachers to Try in 2017 (Infographic and FREE Download) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. 17 Things for Teachers to Try in 2017 #SUL #edtech Click To Tweet. I always geek out learning about the latest gadgets, but I especially love learning about new ways that technology can improve learning in the classroom. The new year always inspires us to set new goals, learn new things, and start fresh. ” #SUL #edtech Click To Tweet.

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Impero Creates Cloud-Based Platform to Support Schools during Hybrid Learning

eSchool News

Student safety leader Impero today launched a cloud-based platform, built on state-of-the-art technology, that provides teachers, school counselors and administers with classroom management and student safety solutions, all in one place, to support hybrid learning.

25+ Ways to Use Google Keep for Teachers and Students – SULS041

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The post 25+ Ways to Use Google Keep for Teachers and Students – SULS041 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Get the Android app. To learn more about this strategy, check out my previous post: Personalize Google Keep for You and Your Students. Help students set meaningful learning goals for your classroom, AND. Help students set THEIR OWN, personal learning goals! Students reflect on their own learning and progress. Shake Up Learning 2019.

Elementary Technology Favorites by Grade Level

Tech Helpful

You will immediately see that our teachers have access to iPads and many of their choices are iOS apps but often there are web versions and android apps for these as well. They must learn which line comes first in order to progress to the next letter. mt=8 An app that allows children to quickly learn common vocabulary. They are assigned a topic and divided into specific groups (as known as typical collaborative learning groups.)

Teacher's Guide to Pinterest - Part 2: Follow Your Interests!

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Education Math Science Language Arts Social Studies Special Education Art Education Physical Education Educational Technology Technology Integration Google Google Drive Blended Learning Digital Citizenship Project Based Learning Professional Development Instructional Strategies Virtual Reality Wearable Technology Augmented Reality iPad Android Learning Choice Boards Minecraft Other Posts in This Series: The Teacher's Guide to Pinterest - Part 1: What is Pinterest?

Best Learning Websites of 2015

Graphite Blog

Over the course of a year, we at Graphite look at a dizzying number of edtech tools. From tried-and-true resource websites to Web-based learning management systems, Chrome plugins, and everything between, these tools help you boost learning right from your browser. Here's our list of 2015's most wow-worthy websites and web-based edtech tools: A.D.A.M. From there, each unit closes with a design challenge where students can apply what they've learned.

Apps: a call for nominations and a round-up of review ources

NeverEndingSearch

I am a proud member of AASL’s Best Apps for Teaching and Learning Committee. Since 2007 Jane Hart , Founder of the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies (C4LPT) , has been creating the most wonderful lists of tools based on international survey input from educators, experts, instructional designers, consultants, developers and vendors. Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning (for formal/informal learning and personal productivity).

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What?s New: New Tools for Schools

techlearning

Tech & Learning Rounds Up a Summary of New Tools for Schools Software & Online ACHIEVE3000 & ICIVIC ( www.achieve3000.com ) & ( www.icivics.org ) Achieve3000 and iCivics are partnering to offer middle and high school students government and civics lessons designed so that students can learn the fundamentals of American democracy at their own individual reading levels. published a new report which addresses latest trends in EdTech in the U.S.

Facebook and Fake News: Esther Wojcicki On Teaching Digital Journalism in High School

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Esther has been teaching for more than 30 years and was an early adopter of edtech in her classroom. You might call her the hipster teacher since she embraced collaborative learning, flexible seating and student autonomy before it was trendy. It's going to be available on the iTunes store and the Android store soon. We try to make students excited about learning, and we're using journalism as a platform to do it. It was learning for them.