Document Student Growth with Portfolios

Teacher Reboot Camp

Suggested tools for K to 12 educators, include Mahara , Showbie , Seesaw , Livebinders , Educlipper , Padlet , Edublogs and Google Sites. “How you climb a mountain is more important than reaching the top.” – Yvon Chouinard. Digital portfolios are one of the most powerful ways my students take ownership of their learning and reflect on their learning journeys. Digital portfolios help students set, track, and achieve their academic learning goals.

How To Document A Science Investigation Using Google Keep.

EdTech4Beginners

Have a look at a video we took: How did the class document the experiment? We used a brilliant app called Google Keep. Watch my video tutorial on how to use Google Keep: My class combined notes, pictures and doodles to write-up the experiment. Have you used Google Keep?

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Google Document URL Tricks

Learning in Hand

G Suite apps include Google Documents , Sheets , Slides , and Drawings. Shareable links can be used for publishing a document or for collaboratively editing a document. Documents are only accessible by you (the owner) unless you turn link sharing on.

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Voice Typing in Google Documents

Catlin Tucker

Last month, I was working on a Google Document and clicked “Tools.” Simply, click on “Voice typing” and a microphone will appear on the left side of your Google Document. Voice typing will turn your spoken words to text on the document.

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Google Docs: Document Outline

Teacher Tech

Utilize Document Outline in Google Docs While you can insert a table of contents directly into your Google Doc there are good reasons why we do not want a table of contents in all (or hardly any) of our documents. The post Google Docs: Document Outline appeared first on Teacher Tech. Advanced Docs Google G Suite google

Documenting and Reflecting on Learning

User Generated Education

Documenting Learning. Silvia Tolisano sees documenting learning as: a process of intentional documenting serves a metacognitive purpose. being open for feedback ( Documenting FOR Learning ). Blogging as a Form of Documenting Learning and Reflection.

Google Classroom: Pop Out Student Documents

Teacher Tech

View Student Documents in Google Apps One of the best new features of Google Classroom is the new feedback tool. When you click on students work from Google Classroom it opens in the new feedback shell. A side panel lets you leave Private Comments in Google Classroom, assign a score, and return the document. The post Google Classroom: Pop Out Student Documents appeared first on Teacher Tech.

Google Classroom: Create Group Documents

Teacher Tech

One request I am often asked about Google Classroom is how to create documents for small groups. If you create a copy of a document for each student then each group member receives a copy, which can be confusing.

DIRECTIONS: Unlink Document in Google Classroom

Teacher Tech

Have Students Unlink Their Documents Paradigm shift, NOTHING in Google Classroom is attached. It is actually linked from Google Drive. This is an important thing to understand as a Google Classroom user. Instant Access One of the genius reasons to use Google Classroom is that the teacher has instant access to student work before the […]. The post DIRECTIONS: Unlink Document in Google Classroom appeared first on Teacher Tech.

Google Classroom: Pop Out Student Documents

Teacher Tech

View Student Documents in Google Apps One of the best new features of Google Classroom is the new feedback tool. When you click on students work from Google Classroom it opens in the new feedback shell. A side panel lets you leave Private Comments in Google Classroom, assign a score, and return the document. The post Google Classroom: Pop Out Student Documents appeared first on Teacher Tech.

TitanPad - free, simple online document collaboration

Educational Technology Guy

TitanPad is a free tool for collaborative writing on a single document. It is simple and easy to use and requires no sign in or login to create a public document., You can create a private document with a free account. It is similar to Google Docs, but much simpler.

What to do when you lose a digital document

Ask a Tech Teacher

Sure, it’s pretty easy if saved to a school-centric cloud account (like Google or One Drive) but that’s not always the case. This used to be a serious issue before cloud-based classroom accounts like Google Drive and One Drive became popular.

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How To Document A Science Investigation Using Google Keep.

EdTech4Beginners

Have a look at a video we took: How did the class document the experiment? We used a brilliant app called Google Keep. Watch my video tutorial on how to use Google Keep: My class combined notes, pictures and doodles to write-up the experiment. Have you used Google Keep?

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Two Apps for Scanning Documents with your Smartphone

Educational Technology Guy

I''m one of those people who loves to be paperless and scan in any paper documents I have. I scan documents, posters, memos, receipts, business cards and more. Here are two apps that you can use for document scanning on your Smartphone, and they are both free.

Google Drive: Star Your Documents

Teacher Tech

Star Documents in Your Google Drive Is your Google Drive a mess? Now that we have students doing digital work it gets extra muddy as our Google Drive also is full of student work with the same titles as our original documents. The post Google Drive: Star Your Documents appeared first on Teacher Tech. Classroom Drive Google Intermediate classroom drive google

Google Classroom: Workflow for Creating Documents

Teacher Tech

Google Classroom makes it really easy to distribute documents to students. When attaching a template in Google Classroom as “Make a copy for each student” a document is created for each student with the same document title and appends the students name onto the title.

Doo.net - organize all of your documents in one place.

Educational Technology Guy

Doo.net is a new service that organizes all of your documents from your hard drive and cloud services (including email) into on system. You can search your documents via keyword, date, optical character recognition, tags, and document type. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

Google Classroom: Opening Multiple Student Documents Quickly

Teacher Tech

While there is no “open all” option in Google Classroom, you can quickly open up multiple student documents at a time. Tile View After clicking on an assignment title in the Google Classroom stream you will notice tiles with […].

Auto Number Assignment Documents

Teacher Tech

Add or Remove Assignment Numbers for Class Documents My best best tip for using Google Classroom is to number your assignments. If it’s in Google Classroom, number it! I also recommend numbering the “attachments” (although nothing is really attached, they are linked from Google Drive) to match. The post Auto Number Assignment Documents appeared first on Teacher Tech.

5 Ways to Make Professional Looking Google Documents

Teacher Tech

Tweet The Gooru recently posted “4 Tips for Making Professional Looking Google Documents.” ” Here are a few more tips for using Google Docs for professional looking documents. docs Google Intermediate google

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Protecting Shared Documents in Google Drive

The Electric Educator

Google Drive allows you to set expiring (i.e. self-destruct mode) access and restrict re-shares, downloads, and copy of data from shared documents. To access these settings, share a document and click “advanced”. The document must be shared before you can set expiring access.

An Excellent Google Drive Feature to Help You Voice Type your Documents

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Voice typing is an excellent feature built in Google Docs and Slides that allow you to type and edit by speaking. You don't need to install a third-party add-on to help you with voice typing this.read more.

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Google Docs: Find Document Details

Teacher Tech

Document Details New menu item in Google Docs (which includes Sheets, Slides, and Drawings) allows you to see when a document was created and what folder it is in. Folder Icon I find it very helpful to click on the folder icon next to the document title. This shows me what folder that document is […]. The post Google Docs: Find Document Details appeared first on Teacher Tech. Docs Google Intermediate google

Efficient Documentation in Guided Groups with Google Forms & Tab Resize & Tab Glue

Inquire and Inspire

You need someway to document their progress. You could use post-its or write by hand or even jot down notes in a Google Doc. The challenge is that none of this documentation of observations and conversations can be easily and quickly sorted.

Google Classroom: Locate Documents for Multiple Classes

Teacher Tech

In Google Classroom when you create an assignment where students submit work a folder is created in Google Drive. A feature of Google Classroom that I really like is that all the work students submit through Google Classroom are […].

Conceptboard - visual collaboration on ideas and documents

Educational Technology Guy

It is basically on online whiteboard that allows you to create, review and discuss ideas and concepts and you can even upload a document (PDF, PPT, Doc, images) and share, comment, and work on also. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

Filechat - collaborate on documents, pictures and videos in GDrive and Dropbox

Educational Technology Guy

Filechat is a new, free service that allows you to collaborate on documents, photos and videos in Dropbox or Google Drive. Instead of just commenting on a document or file, users can chat, like and vote on any of their files in Drive or Dropbox. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

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Digital Dashboard Document

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

So, to get things started, I created a Digital Dashboard Google Document on which my students will see what sites we will be using consistently, the rationale for using that site, and have an area in which they will type in login information not their actual password, but hints or clues in case they forget. digitallearning #flipblogs #flipclass #fln apps blended learning digital digital citizenship digital literacy edmodo flnhub Google ISTE

Google Classroom: Add Other Documents to Class Folder

Teacher Tech

I added collaborative notes documents to Google Classroom as “Students can edit file.” ” I did not want to push out a copy of the document to each student since the students are working in groups. Classroom Docs Script Apps Script classroom google

Dropbox adds new features - document preview and photo sharing

Educational Technology Guy

Dropbox , the very popular cloud file/sync/backup/sharing service , has announced some new features, including document preview and photo sharing and sorting. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

Google Forms for Paperless Assessment: Documenting Communication with Parents

Inquire and Inspire

How can teachers reduce the amount of pen to paper documentation and instead progress into a paperless assessment program? How can teachers streamline their documentation so that it is organized and manageable? Google Forms offers a great solution.

Here Is A Simple Way to Convert PDFs to Word Documents in Google Drive

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

There are different ways to convert PDF files to Word documents. A quick search in Google brings up a number of web tools some of which are free. We tried out some of these tools and found them.read more

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Using Google Forms to Streamline Feedback & Document Growth

techlearning

A few weeks ago, I was on our New Jersey Google Educator’s Group (GEG:NJ) show called The Suite Talk hosted by Kim Mattina. edtech Google Apps TL Advisor Blog Assessment

Google Docs Scavenger Hunt

Catlin Tucker

Many of my incoming 9th-grade students have never used the Google Suite prior to my class. I could spend 10 minutes walking them through Google Docs and explaining the functionality, but I’d lose their interest immediately.

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Evernote Tips and Tricks Series - #10 - scanning documents and business cards

Educational Technology Guy

Tip #10 - Scanning Documents and Business Cards Another great feature of Evernote is the ability to scan and then easily organize and search documents and business cards. Once captured, text in the document is searchable. It also scans both sides of document at the same time.

Two Handy Google Drive Tools to Securely Sign Your Documents

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

There are several tools out there that claim to help users add electronic signature to their documents and PDFs but only a select few are really worth the try. We have been testing some of these.read more

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Google now has one click access to Docs, Sheets, and Slides

Educational Technology Guy

Google just announced this week a nice addition to Google Drive - the ability to immediately start a new document. Related: Google for Education Resources (lots of great resources for students and educators). Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

This Is How to Digitize Your Documents Using Google Drive App

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Google’s advanced OCR (Optical Character Recognition) technology allows Drive users to easily convert text in images and PDF documents into searchable documents with the ability to easily edit and.read more

Visualize Your Document Changes with Draftback

ProfHacker

It works with your Google Docs to track the changes you (or your students or collaborators or whoever) have made in the document and allows you to visualize them. I chose a collaboratively-written document that my students wrote last year.

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How to "ClassSource” a Simple, Meaningful, and USEFUL Review Document

techlearning

This is where Google Forms is a powerful tool! I then asked each of students to input their solution AND a Youtube video of them solving their problem on a whiteboard into a Google Form. Click here for the Google Form and here for the output spreadsheet.