Mobile Learning and Indian Education System


Keeping up with this ideology, Indian education system has also spread its periphery, in order to accommodate widespread technology. Students often show more interest in learning from mobile phones, palmtops, tablets and personal digital assistants. Change is constant.

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.

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4 Learning Management System Design Tips For Better eLearning

TeachThought - Learn better.

4 Learning Management System Design Tips For Better eLearning. What makes a good Learning Management System? Creating a custom system can be a daunting task, and without the right planning, a simple project can turn into a big headache. Plan for mobile from the very beginning.

Mobile Nations - great resources for all mobile OS's and devices

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If you own a smartphone or tablet, you should be using Mobile Nations. Mobile Nations is a group of web sites that each focus on a mobile operating systems. These sites are great for anyone who uses a mobile system, including teachers, students, and others.

Massive "Mobile MakerSpace" Resource

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Since we didn't have the luxury of designating an extra classroom as a “MakerSpace” we opted for a mobile-cart model. Fast forward to today, and we now have a fleet of 15-20 Mobile MakerSpace carts stored in our Media Center and surrounding hallways.

Canvas - learning management system - great for e-portfolios

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Canvas is a learning management system that is also a great way to have students create e-portfolios. It has task management, reminders, calendars, audio and video messages, badges, chat, collaborative workspaces, course creation, discussions, a dashboard, mobile apps and much more.

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New Analytics Tool From CDW, Lightspeed Systems Helps Schools Optimize Tech Use

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With mobile device use on the rise – 74 percent of K-12 schools say they have more than one device per student – schools are challenged to optimize their technology use, manage device data across numerous platforms, maintain policy compliance and ensure student safety online.

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3 Tips For Keeping Class Content Current (Even If You Use Multiple Learning Management Systems)


Adjunct at a tier 1 research university in the mid-Atlantic Even a little bit of effort toward streamlining content that could be moved to multiple learning management systems (LMSs) can have a big payoff. Google Docs and Dropbox Paper are two examples of these types of tools.

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How to Choose Your LMS: Canvas vs. Google Classroom


You’re going to have to choose some kind of learning management system before you move forward, and most of your decisions from there are going to depend on the choice you make regarding your LMS, anyhow. Pros and Cons of Google Classroom.

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Inspire Learning Beyond Your Classroom Walls by Setting Up a Virtual Learning Community

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These platforms are online and accessible 24 hours, 7 days a week on multiple devices (computers, tablets, mobile devices and Chromebooks). Google Classroom is a favorite with teachers, because it is quick and easy to set up and integrates with various web tools and apps.

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Adobe Creative Cloud launches today - CS6 apps, sync, storage system

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By offering integration with Adobe Touch Apps, headlined by Photoshop® Touch, Adobe Creative Cloud enables new mobile workflows, from ideation to publishing, that bring the power of Adobe innovation to the classroom via iPad and Android tablets. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

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Mobile Tech Resources for People with Aphasia


I wanted to share my handout here for anyone who would benefit from it- it may also give you ideas for functional uses of the operating system and simple apps for clients with other struggles. Click to Download from Google Drive! June is Aphasia Awareness Month!

ClassDojo - free classroom behavior system - announces iOS apps.

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ClassDojo is a free online system that helps teachers promote positive behavior in their classroom by letting them track and share student progress and positive behaviors and areas of concern. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. It''s easy to use and many teachers who use it have seen positive outcomes from using it with their students. The only issue was that it was online, so teachers had to go to their computers to update things.

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Google Parts Ways With Longtime Education Evangelist, Jaime Casap


One of the most visible faces of Google’s education efforts—who helped lay the groundwork for its dominance in the U.S. After more than 14 years at Google, my last day is today,” Jaime Casap, the company’s former chief education evangelist, said in a YouTube video posted on June 27.

7 Steps for a Successful Google Play for Education Rollout

EdTech Magazine

By Meg Conlan Two experts from Boulder Valley School District describe how their school system integrated Google Play for Education with their lessons. Classroom Cloud Digital Content Mobility Tablets

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School Staff Can Activate Announcements, Lockdowns with New FrontRow Mobile App


FrontRow has released a mobile app that lets staff at schools using the Conductor paging, bells, and alerting system activate critical functions like a lockdown, evacuation warnings, all-clear, or other announcements from any Android or Apple mobile device.

CUE and Touchjet partner for STEAMpunk Mobile Labs

eSchool News

The Touchjet Pond Projector , which turns any wall or table surface into an 80-inch interactive touchscreen, is now available as a five-pack technology kit as a part of CUE’s STEAMpunk Mobile Labs. a coding teacher and Google Educator. “It’s

Celly Launches New Service and Android App for Building Mobile Social Networks

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It is free to use (standard text messaging rates apply though) and anyone with a mobile phone or access to the web can use it. The new service allows users to build instant mobile social networks, called "cells" using text messages, QR Codes, email, web or the new Android App.

20+ Emoji Activities and Resources for Teaching Math, Science, and English

Teacher Reboot Camp

Showbie is a learning management system where students can submit work and teachers can provide feedback in a variety of ways, including with emojis. Promote active learning with student devices with Google’s Emoji Scavenger Hunt.

20+ Emoji Activities and Resources for Teaching Math, Science, and English

Teacher Reboot Camp

Showbie is a learning management system where students can submit work and teachers can provide feedback in a variety of ways, including with emojis. Promote active learning with student devices with Google’s Emoji Scavenger Hunt.

Google Expeditions Augmented Reality Is Here!


For the past two years, Google Expeditions has given teachers the ability to transport their students to remote locations across the globe via virtual reality (VR). Health and Science students are able to explore the respiratory system. With Expeditions AR it is highly recommended that students handle their mobile devices with selfie-stick or tripod (especially if using a mobile phone versus a tablet). The post Google Expeditions Augmented Reality Is Here!

How to Create Your First Google Classroom


Fortunately, Google for EDU listened intently to teacher needs and designed Google Classroom to do just that. It’s what I like to describe as the anti-LMS (learning management system) because it’s both simple and effective. You have now created your first Google Classroom.

13 Tips to Organize Your Google Drive

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The post 13 Tips to Organize Your Google Drive appeared first on Shake Up Learning. In this blog post and podcast episode, you will learn 13 Tips to Organize Your Google Drive. Google Drive is the heart of G Suite. If your Google Drive is a hot mess, I have 13 tips to help you!

?Scaling Mobile Technology for Community College Students: 5 Tips for Entrepreneurs


It’s why mobile access has been one of the most important means of connecting students to their academic resources. This is not to say that the mobile medium provides a better learning experience ; however, students' work schedules often prohibit them from dedicated time in front of a stationary computer. These mobile messages keep students connected to course material and let students know we care about them, but the system is still too one-size-fits-all.

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Digital rights group alleges Google invades student privacy

eSchool News

Complaint alleges Google collected students’ internet search requests through Chromebooks. Google is being accused of invading the privacy of students using laptop computers powered by the internet company’s Chrome operating system. In 2012, Google paid a $22.5

Google I/O 2018 - big announcements from the opening keynote - very cool stuff!

Educational Technology Guy

Google kicked off Google I/O 2018 , their developer conference, yesterday, 5/8/18, with a keynote that had some amazing announcements in it. Google for Education Resources) Google AI is the big topic of the day. AI is being implemented in pretty much everything Google does and there are some really amazing things being accomplished. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. g suite GAFE/Chromebooks tips google google accessibility Google for Educators

52 Tools to Inspire Summer Learning with Photo and Video Challenges

Teacher Reboot Camp

If you have a website, blog, virtual learning site or messaging system like Remind to connect with your learners then you can motivate your students to continue the learning with photo and video challenges. Learners of all ages love taking pictures and videos, especially with their mobile devices. Photo quizzes for their peers with their photos using TinyTap app and web tool and Google Forms.

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Google is buying QuickOffice - here's what that means

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Yesterday, Google announced that it was buying QuickOffice. QuickOffice is a mobile app that allows users to view, edit, and create documents, spreadsheets and presentations, including Microsoft Office files. Google will be integrating QuickOffice into Google Apps.

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The Top 4 Reasons Why Teachers Should be Using Google Classroom


In this post, he chats with Ben Sondgeroth about why teachers should be using Google Classroom. Since its launch, Google Classroom has seen widespread adoption in schools across the country, with thousands of teachers and students signing on to use it every day.

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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. I 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). Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

English + Common Core + Mobile = Success in Learning Poster Session at ISTE 2014

Education with Technology

In my ISTE Sunday 8-10 am poster session, I demonstrate many diverse mobile activities to help students achieve the English Language Arts Common Core Anchor Statements through mobile devices. The mobile activities focus on free common tool apps that are available on both the Android and the iPad. Conventions Mobile Online Survey. Teachers can give their students quick conventions formative assessment QR codes that link to an online survey/quiz such as in Google Forms.

Google Apps and Chromebooks Web App Recommendations - a whole lot!

Educational Technology Guy

Google Apps and Chromebooks App Recommendations and Substitutions Here is a list of Google Apps and Web Apps to use. Suggestions for extensions/apps to be preloaded on Chromebooks Edmodo Google Keep - notes and lists Evernote Web Adblock Plus Evernote Web Clipper WeVideo - Video Editor and Maker GeoGebra math app Read&Write - reading support EasyBib Desmos Graphing Calculator A to Z of Google Services

Google Drive gets updates for Android and iOS (including create and edit docs)

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Google Drive is Google''s free online file storage system and where Google Docs reside. It''s web based, has Mac and Windows apps and mobile apps for iOS and Android. Google Drive for Android has let you view, create and edit Google Docs for a while.

Google Apps Fail…

There is no box

Having used Google Apps for Education since 2007, I’ve been through a lot with the platform. Instead of the fancy New Drive or beta features bolted on top like Google Classroom, what we really need is: (or why Enterprise IT departments may not like Google Apps as much as you do).

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


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.