How to Create Powerful Student ePortfolios with Google Sites

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The post How to Create Powerful Student ePortfolios with Google Sites appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Let’s Talk About How to Create Powerful Student ePortfolios with Google Sites! Yes, folks, we are officially dropping the “e” from ePortfolios.

Seesaw: The ultimate ePortfolio for every classroom!

iLearn Technology

How to integrate Seesaw into the classroom: We’ve long used Evernote as our eportfolio of choice , because it was a simple (enough) entry point and gave students enough flexibility to show what they were working on.

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Encourage Students to Reflect on Their Growth with This Free Slides Portfolio Template

Teacher Reboot Camp

I created a hassle free Student Portfolio Google Slides Template below free for you to edit as you like and share with students within minutes. Google digital portfolio digital portfolios end of the year eportfolios google slides google template reflection

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. Effective Technology Integration back to school back2school backtoschool digital portfolio digital portfolios elearning eportfolio“How you climb a mountain is more important than reaching the top.” – Yvon Chouinard.

Digital Differentiation: Power Up the Portfolio Process with Google

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

This session is designed to help educators l earn to embrace the many features available in Google Docs for Education to power up the ePortfolio process for increased student engagement. Registration is FREE to Illinois Educators and also members of UCP/Infinitec.

10 ways to connect classes to global audiences

Ditch That Textbook

Ed Tech authentic audiences blogging eportfolios global education google hangout skype twitter Students are connecting with audiences much bigger than their school communities every day. They tweet, share photos on Instagram and write comments on various websites.

Canvas - learning management system - great for e-portfolios

Educational Technology Guy

Here a link to the Canvas Guides of a video (less than five minutes) walking students through setting up an ePortfolio. There is also a longer version which goes into details of how ePortfolios work, how to create them, why they''re used, etc. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

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Chrome Can: Meme Creation and Educational Use

Dr. Shannon Doak

If you are not sure what a meme is a quick Google define search defines a meme as. Chrome Can Chromebooks Creation Creativity ePortfolios InnovationWhat are memes? If you have been on social media, there is a good chance that you have come across a meme.

Printing Comments Made on a Google Doc

Dr. Shannon Doak

A colleague of mine came to me today to find out the best way to print a Google Doc with the comments connected to the document. “Hey, fellow Google Educators. I created this Google Chrome Extension to address this problem.

PortfolioGen - free online portfolio service for educators

Educational Technology Guy

This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. employment eportfolios free resources job search Portfoliogen is a free online service that allows teachers to create online portfolios with their own URL web address. It was developed by teachers and is easy to use.

Chrome Can: QR Codes

Dr. Shannon Doak

iPhone users can use the camera app to scan them, Android users have several options, Google Lens which is built into the Google Assistant and the Google camera app can also scan them. Even educators make use of these great little codes in their classrooms.

Chrome Can: Podcasting in the Classroom

Dr. Shannon Doak

Google defines a podcast as” Traditionally, podcasts have been unidirectional. Chrome Can Chromebooks Creation Creativity ePortfolios Innovation My ThoughtsWhat is a podcast?

4 Amazing Google Tools to Help You Engage Your Students


Tool #1: Google Drawings. One of my absolute favorite and most underrated Google tools (in my opinion) is Google Drawings. Google Drawings allows users to create collaborative, custom images and diagrams quite easily. It’s really simple to insert links into Google Slides.

5 Tips for Using Google Apps to Go Paperless

Gaggle Speaks

Google Apps for Education offers students and teachers the opportunity to create and share without ever picking up pen and paper. Here are five ways to use Google Apps for Education to go paperless: Try only using Forms instead of paper surveys and questionnaires.

Google Teacher Tribe Podcast | Episode 3 The New Google Sites

Shake Up Learning

The post Google Teacher Tribe Podcast | Episode 3 The New Google Sites appeared first on Shake Up Learning. All About the New Google Sites in Episode 3 of The Google Teacher Tribe Podcast. I just subscribed to the Google Teacher Tribe Podcast, and YOU should too!

Student Blogging: Importance of Authentic Audience and Student Ownership and Connecting Home with School

Dr. Shannon Doak

If your school is a Google Suite for Education School Blogger can be turned on. Creation ePortfolios Innovation My ThoughtsI recently had the chance to support all students Grade 1 through Grade 5 on a Library project that was then shared to our school community using Seesaw.

Chrome Can: Screencasting!

Dr. Shannon Doak

What is really cool about Screencastify is that it is integrated with Google Drive. So if your school is already a Google Suite for Education school, this tool fits right in! After students sign in, their creations are automatically uploaded to Google Drive.

Technology and Capstone Courses

Dr. Shannon Doak

In the Guide to Capstone Education from the National Capstone Consortium there are a series of questions posed about technology and the role it should, could or might possibly play in a capstone course. We also have adopted the Google Suite for Education and have a Learning Management System.

Google Photos Now Available in Your GAFE Account

Starting May 5, 2015, Google Apps for Education accounts should start to receive the recently announced Google Photos in their Google Drive for iOS, Android, the web. Back on March 30, 2015 the +Google Drive blog announced Google Photos for Drive.

5 Fun Ways to Start Setting Goals with your Students Today


We will be looking at everything from books, to Google Docs and Sites, to FlipGrid to help us make goal-setting meaningful and engaging to our students. . But sometimes it’s nice to just keep work in the Google family, so I’ll use Google Drawings (similar to Padlet).

Dynamic Digital Portfolios #SXSWedu

EdTechSandyK [link] Portfolios need to be dynamic, living documents. elearning eportfolio portfolio Project Share sxswedu Texas Notes from SXSWedu 2011 breakout session. Carol Teitelman Region XIII Distance Learning Link to Prezi from presentation: [link] Dr. Helen Barrett [link] Portfolios fall into two different types. Epsilen allows you to do both at the same time.)

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A Day in the Life: Google Apps for Teachers


Notes from a breakout session at TCEA 2011 Google Academy A Day in the Life - Google Apps for Teachers Julia Stiglitz - Business Development Manager Google Apps for Education 50 Ways to Use Google Apps in the Classroom - Great presentation with links to many of the examples! Google Translate - Write a letter to parents in English and use translate feature to change it to Spanish or whatever language you need it to go to.

New Posted Resources 10/21/2010

The Web20Classroom

Sample Lessons - iPad in Education tags : ipad favorite The Google Classroom tags : googleapps favorite Education Week: The Misuse of Professional Development tags : professionaldevelopment PD favorite Podcasting at an Elementary School | School Technology Solutions tags : podcasting favorite 21st Century Teaching / Digital Storytelling tags : digitalstorytelling favorite Cybraryman Internet Catalogue-iPad tags : Ipad favorite 10 Ideas For Class Blog Posts |

Testing and the future of education: Anya Kamenetz on Future Trends Forum #6

Bryan Alexander

Anya contrasted this data-gathering by authorities for monitoring purposes with the idea that education is about learners going through the process of self-authoring. Indeed, Anya stated they educators are “fumbling” on qualitative assessment so far.

New Posted Resources 06/08/2010

The Web20Classroom

25 Google Wave Resources | Teacher Reboot Camp tags : googlewave , favorite Blogs as Web-Based Portfolios « Libraries and Transliteracy tags : eportfolio , blogs , favorite TLN Teacher Voices: Outrageous Student Engagement Teaching Content Outrageously: How to Captivate All Students and Accelerate Learning tags : teaching , favorite Be the Change. Follow-up » Edurati Review tags : change , favorite Backchannel in Education - Nine Uses tags : backchannel , favorite Posted from Diigo.

This Week's Presentations - The Learning Revolution Online Daily Education Conference #learningrevolution

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Wilson, Founder & Executive Director, Institute for the Future of Learning | Grant Lichtman; author and K-12 education thought leader 3:00 PM - Telling Our Stories: Global CommunitiesThrough Digital Narratives with Elizabeth Davis, Ed.D. 6:00 PM - Creating an Elementary School Virtual Learning Commons using Google Sites: Session 1 of 3 with Aaron G. Augustine School & Loyola Marymount University 12:00 PM - Designing ePortfolios: Four Considerations with Barbara M.

Collaborative & Creative Online Learning

Teacher Reboot Camp

“The number one benefit of educational technology is that it empowers people to do what they want to do. Find the Google Doc handout with digital icebreakers, like Digital Bingo, here. Here’s my student Google Survey template to get you started. Students can create eportfolios with social bookmarking tools and as a final project create eportfolio presentations in which they reflect on the learning for each module/unit.

New Posted Resources 03/20/2012

The Web20Classroom

Googlios tags: google ePortfolio googleapps favorite What can Twitter do for your school?

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New Posted Resources 05/03/2011

The Web20Classroom

10 Ways to Archive Your Tweets tags: Twitter favorite 10 Ways to Use for Research - tags: research nytimes information literacy favorite Learn It In 5 tags: tutorials favorite The Directory of Google Custom Search Engines tags: google googlesearch googlecustomsearch favorite Seven top tips for building your professional learning network with Twitter tags: twitter PLN favorite Why Is Project-Based Learning Important?

Transform Teaching & Learning with ThingLink EDU

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We're in full swing with our free PD to help educators transform teaching and learning in classrooms, schools and districts. Join any or all of our sessions live, or view the archive on demand right from your in box.

Learning Revolution Free PD - Student Entrepreneurship - Gaming in Ed - Google Summit Recordings

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We also highlight good conversations about learning taking place between educators, learners, leaders, and others from the school, library, museum, work, adult, online, non-traditional and home learning worlds. Our first-ever, free, and online "Gaming in Education" conference starts next week with special keynote speakers and pre-conference sessions on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday evenings (US time). More information and signup at [link] Google for Education Recordings Available.

New Posted Resources 11/24/2009

The Web20Classroom

Google Earth and GIS Resources tags : google , Googleearth , gis , favorite Using Web 2 0 Tools To Enliven Projects "Using Web 2 0 Tools To Enliven Projects" tags : tools , web2.0 , technology , favorite Web 2.0 & ePortfolios tags : web2.0 , portfolio , e-portfolio , favorite Posted from Diigo.

Wednesday - Brainstorming an Educational Profile Service

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

I''m part of a working group led by Karen Cator , Director of the Office of Educational Technology at the U.S. Department of Education. The group is focused on online communities of practice (many of which are social networks like Classroom 2.0 ), the work being documented and extended at the Connected Educators site. might be compared to LinkedIn or, but with a feature set build around education. This kind of an educator profile page has been done before.

A Project Share Story: Ensuring a Successful Implementation #SXSWedu


Irving wanted to use ePortfolios with their students. Who can access ePortfolios? Irving has decided to keep the ePortfolios within Irving for now since they are using with 8th grade and 4th grade and are not applying to college at this time. Students are using ePortfolios and enjoy uploading their information to them. Also how to work with your ePortfolio. ePortfolios - charge teachers with creating one for themselves.

6 Ways Technology Can Reinvent Parent-Teacher Conferences


And it lacks the enthusiasm—as well as the desire to help kids own and engage in their learning—that defines us as innovative educators. These are some of my favorites: TeacherVision and Education Corner —these are my go to spots for helpful articles and printable handouts to distribute to both parents and students. Use a Google Form to create a survey you can send to parents. Create ePortfolios.