101 Google lesson ideas in a FREE ebook!

Ditch That Textbook

G Suite (formerly Google Apps) is such a versatile set of tools to use in the classroom. You can type. You can design. You can crunch numbers. You can gather data. The sky’s the limit, and these are just the beginning. The beauty of G Suite is that it can be used to create tons […

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2 Ways to Publish eBooks from G Suite

EdTechTeacher

While most student work within G Suite stays in the original format of a document or slide, there are two methods that take advantage of exporting options from within Google Drive and allow students to publish their creations as eBooks. G Suite Approach 1 : Google Document to ePub.

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Will eBooks Change K-12 Education

Kitaboo on EdTech

This does not only include virtual whiteboards and projectors, but also electronic books or eBooks. Educational institutes and publishers have begun to accept that a digital book (eBook) has more potential to deliver effective education than traditional teaching methods. eBooks help create an efficient and effective learning environment for children. Today, kids have started interacting with eBooks at a very young age. The contents of an eBook are mainly cloud-based.

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Free eBooks – From Jen Carey

EdTechTeacher

With the rise and prominence of eBooks have come a number of resources for educators and students to access free content on virtually any device. Once you have the apps installed on your device, there are many resources you can use to find free eBooks.

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How to Become a Google Certified Trainer (FREE eBook Download)

Shake Up Learning

The post How to Become a Google Certified Trainer (FREE eBook Download) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Download the FREE eBook: How to Become a Google Certified Trainer. Who wants to become a Google Certified Trainer? What’s in the eBook?

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The Importance of eBooks in a Flipped Classroom

Kitaboo on EdTech

Many articles have been written on how the idea of a Flipped Classroom has gained currency with the advent of eBooks and digital learning content. eBooks and eBook readers have a powerful role to play in helping instructors and students flip the classroom.

Free ebook: 101 Practical Ways to Ditch That Textbook

Ditch That Textbook

I have compiled 101 of my best practical ideas to “Ditch That Textbook” in a free 18-page ebook. Ed Tech creative teaching edtech educational technology google paperless classroom

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Chrome Can: Creating eBooks with Chromebooks!

Dr. Shannon Doak's Blog

This media includes images, audio, video, blog posts, and eBooks. Chromebooks can do all of these things including creating eBooks. eBooks come in a variety of formats including PDF, ODF, AWZ, LIT, MOBI, EPUB etc. A Google Doc can be saved as a PDF.

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The Guide to Google Drive Sharing – FREE eBook

Shake Up Learning

The post The Guide to Google Drive Sharing – FREE eBook appeared first on Shake Up Learning. A Teacher’s Guide to Sharing Files in Google Drive. Do you ever get confused by all the options for sharing in Google Drive and G Suite for Education?

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Triangle Interactive Launches Read-Along eBooks

techlearning

Triangle Interactive LLC today announced the launch of their first 1000 English and Spanish read-along eBooks, released in concert with Book Buddy Media and other licensing partners. Triangle eBooks are enhanced with embedded audio, synchronized to offer automatic page-turn functionality.

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18 Challenges for Teachers in 2018 © (FREE eBook!)

Shake Up Learning

The post 18 Challenges for Teachers in 2018 © (FREE eBook!) Inside this free, 83-page eBook download, you will find a series of 18 challenges that will challenge educators to try something new in their classroom in 2018! FREE eBook Download, and a NEW Online Course!

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Wonderful news! The launch of the Open eBooks app for your children in need

NeverEndingSearch

Open eBooks , is a free app, offering thousands of popular and award-winning titles, available without checkout or cost. Open eBooks involves a strong coalition involving the Digital Public Library of America, The New York Public Library, and First Book, with support from Baker & Taylor.

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Free eBook of Back-to-School Tips and Resources for Teachers, by teachers

Educational Technology Guy

Apperson Offers New Free eBook of Back-to-School Tips and Resources for Teachers. This is a great, free, eBook that offers more than 50 ideas and free, downloadable activities to help teachers kick off the 2016-17 school year. To download the eBook, visit [link]. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. These are teacher-provided strategies, tips and activities, organized into an informative, easy-to-read PDF file that teachers can download and share.

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Get Your FREE Google Cheat Sheets eBook! ($9.99 Value)

Shake Up Learning

Google Cheat Sheets eBook Google Cheat Sheets for Teachers and Students in one, convenient, PDF eBook! 8 Cheat Sheets in one eBook! This ebook includes 8 Google Cheat Sheets for Teachers and Students!

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Kindergarten Authors: Empowering Voice Through Informational Ebooks

Barrow Media Center: Expect the Miraculous

If you would like to learn more about Storykit, I’m sure these Kindergarten experts would be willing to Skype or Google Hangout with your students to share their expertise. student project ebooks kindergarten publishing research storykit student voice writing

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Google Docs CHEAT SHEET! (NEW!)

Shake Up Learning

The post Google Docs CHEAT SHEET! Google Docs Cheat Sheet! I am #superexcited to announce the release of a brand new, updated, Google Docs Cheat Sheet for teachers, students, or anyone! What’s Included in the Google Docs Cheat Sheet? Google Docs keyboard shortcuts.

Kasey Bell’s 8 Great Ways to Use Google Slides

The CoolCatTeacher

Kasey Bell teaches us eight great ways to use Google Slides. From stop motion to video controls and cool add-ins for formative assessment and graphics, learn about this Swiss Army Knife of Google tools – Google Slides. Kasey Bell’s 8 Great Ways to Use Google Slides.

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Simple Virtual Reality in the Classroom with Google Streetview and Google Cardboard with Donnie Piercey

The CoolCatTeacher

Today Donnie Piercey @mrpiercey , co-author of the Google Cardboard Book , shows how we can add simple augmented reality to our classrooms. Owl Eyes has hundreds of free ebooks — the Canterbury Tales, The Odyssey, and all of Shakespeare’s work. I always like to use Google Maps.

Teacher Zen with Google: 50+ Tips, Tools, & Apps

Teacher Reboot Camp

Google has many free incredible apps and tools that work on any device to bring you Teacher Zen. You can accomplish so many time consuming tasks, such as grading, assessment, providing feedback, research, creating spreadsheets, and more with Google Apps for Education (GAFE) , Google mobile apps, extensions, add-ons, and scripts. Teacher Zen with Google Tools and Apps from Shelly Sanchez Terrell. To get the most out of Google, learn to use add-ons for each product.

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25 Resources to Help You Get Google Certified

Shake Up Learning

The post 25 Resources to Help You Get Google Certified appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I spend a lot of time creating Google Certification resources and helping other educators reach their goal of becoming a Google Certified Educator Level 1, Level 2, and even Google Certified Trainer.

Google Theatre & Search Secrets #ISTE2016

Teacher Reboot Camp

If you are looking for some shorter, dynamic presentations, then you may want to attend the Google Theatre at 12noon today (Wednesday) at room 103. Each presenter has 15 minutes to share their top Google tips. Google has saved me so much time and I highly recommend teachers learn the tricks to make grading, lesson planning, and engaging students easier. One of the participants, Charlotte Thornton (@cthornto) , shares her Google secrets and some assessment tips below.

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Google Keep CHEAT SHEET for Teachers and Students – FREE DOWNLOAD

Shake Up Learning

The post Google Keep CHEAT SHEET for Teachers and Students – FREE DOWNLOAD appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Learn All About Google Keep with this Google Keep Cheat Sheet! I have a brand new Google Keep Cheat Sheet for Teachers and Students! What is Google Keep?

A true gift from SHEG: DIY digital literacy assessments and tools for historical thinking

NeverEndingSearch

The free assessments include Google Docs assessments to copy and digital rubrics to download. You may remember Stanford History Education Group (SHEG) for its groundbreaking and utterly depressing report, Evaluating Information: The Cornerstone of Online Civic Reasoning.

EduGems: STEM, Google Guide, Coding & More

Teacher Reboot Camp

Discover a Google Hangouts for Teachers guide, Chrome extensions, STEM resources, infographics, creativity activities, web tools to teach history, coding resources, and more in this second edition. Scroll for the sections- Google, STEM, and Resources. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Vol 1:2, click here to read the other EduGem issues ! These are today’s finds!

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EduGems: Edtech Updates, Google Tools, & More

Teacher Reboot Camp

Scroll for the sections- Google Tools, Technology Updates, Resources, and Smart Tools. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Edchat Cool Sites Tech Tips What Did They Tweet edtech education technology edugems GAFE Google infographics mobile learning pln tips sketchnotes teachers to follow tweets Twitter web toolsVol 1:1, click here to read the other EduGems issues !

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The Benefits of Google Certification – Level 1, Level 2, Trainer, and Innovator

Shake Up Learning

The post The Benefits of Google Certification – Level 1, Level 2, Trainer, and Innovator appeared first on Shake Up Learning. People wonder why I talk so much about Google Certifications. My Experience and Perspective on Google Certification.

14 Ways to Increase Google Apps Adoption at Your School

Educational Technology Guy

Datto , a online data backup system that integrates and backs up your Google Accounts, collected some great tips and advice from some Google Apps experts, yours truly included, for a nice article and e-book for schools looking to/already adopting Google Apps for Education.

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Google Certified Trainer Resources

Shake Up Learning

The post Google Certified Trainer Resources appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Here you will find free ebooks, videos, and downloads to help you reach your goal of becoming a Google Certified Trainer! The post Google Certified Trainer Resources appeared first on Shake Up Learning. G Suite Google Google Certification Google Certified Trainer google certification google certified trainer

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25 Ways to Use Audio in Google Slides Projects

Shake Up Learning

The post 25 Ways to Use Audio in Google Slides Projects appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Are you ready to use audio in Google Slides? One of the most common questions that I get is how to insert audio in Google Slides, a feature that many have missed after leaving PowerPoint.

Winter Magnetic Poetry with Google Slides

Shake Up Learning

The post Winter Magnetic Poetry with Google Slides appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Let’s have some fun with Winter Magnetic Poetry with Google Slides! The first one was Collaborative Magnetic Poetry with Google Drawings. Google Drawings v. Google Slides.

EduGems: Edtech Updates, Google Tools, & More

Teacher Reboot Camp

Scroll for the sections- Google Tools, Technology Updates, Resources, and Smart Tools. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Edchat Cool Sites Tech Tips What Did They Tweet edtech education technology edugems GAFE Google infographics mobile learning pln tips sketchnotes teachers to follow tweets Twitter web toolsVol 1:1, click here to read the other EduGems issues !

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Creating Digital Books: 15+ Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

I recommend using BookCreator, Issuu, Slipp.It, or Google Docs. You can use tools like Google Docs or iBooks Author. Ebook Creation , by shellyterrell. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Effective Technology Integration English Language Teaching Mobile Learning book apps book creation tools digital books digital literacy digital storytelling ebooks literacy storybooks textbooks

250+ Google Classroom Tips, Tutorials and Resources

Shake Up Learning

The post 250+ Google Classroom Tips, Tutorials and Resources appeared first on Shake Up Learning. The Best Google Classroom Resources for Teachers. So whether you are new to Google Classroom, or ready to take your skills to the next level, there is something in here for you.

12 Google Slides Resources That Will Make Your Day

Shake Up Learning

The post 12 Google Slides Resources That Will Make Your Day appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Google Slides is my absolute FAVORITE G Suite tool! It is really the most versatile tool in the Google toolbox. Google Slides is like a Swiss Army Knife for your classroom.

Google’s new Talk to Books: Semantic search for book and idea discovery

NeverEndingSearch

The feature was developed by a Google Research team headed by Kurzweil, a Google director of engineering, who is also well known for his work on optical character recognition, text-to-speech synthesis, speech recognition, transhumanism, and robotics.

Some Expert Tips for Adopting Google Apps for Education

Educational Technology Guy

Backupify , a online data backup system that integrates and backs up your Google Accounts, collected some great tips and advice from some Google Apps experts, yours truly included, for a nice article and e-book for schools looking to/already adopting Google Apps for Education. I started putting information together explaining why we chose Google Apps for Education and the benefits to using it.” – David Andrade, MS Ed., Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

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Get Google Certified This Winter!

Shake Up Learning

The post Get Google Certified This Winter! The winter break is the PERFECT time to start working toward your goal of becoming a Google Certified Educator Level 1, Google Certified Educator Level 2, or Google Certified Trainer, and I can help you get there!

Let’s Hang! 10+ Ways to Spark Collaboration with Google Hangouts

Teacher Reboot Camp

Google has many free incredible apps and tools that work on any device to support and promote collaboration. I have found great success integrating Google Drive with Google Hangouts. My tip is to create a Google class account associated with a class Youtube channel. By having your Google class gmail and plus account you can make sure all those videos go to your channel! Collaborative Learning with Google Hangouts from Shelly Sanchez Terrell.

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EduGems: STEM, Google Guide, Coding & More

Teacher Reboot Camp

Discover a Google Hangouts for Teachers guide, Chrome extensions, STEM resources, infographics, creativity activities, web tools to teach history, coding resources, and more in this second edition. Scroll for the sections- Google, STEM, and Resources. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Vol 1:2, click here to read the other EduGem issues ! These are today’s finds!

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25 Things You Didn’t Know Google Slides Could Do

Shake Up Learning

The post 25 Things You Didn’t Know Google Slides Could Do appeared first on Shake Up Learning. 25 Things You Didn’t Know Google Slides Could Do. I talk about the wonders of Google Slides CONSTANTLY and frequently refer to it as the Swiss Army Knife of G Suite.