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!

Educational Technology Guy

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.

Massive "Mobile MakerSpace" Resource

Adjusting Course

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.

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

Educational Technology Guy

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.

Canvas - learning management system - great for e-portfolios

Educational Technology Guy

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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Mobile Schools: The Next Generation in Communication and Engagement

A Principal's Reflections

As an early adopter of transformative technologies, I have been watching the mobile app space carefully to see how it can benefit all facets of education. My vision is for every high school around the country to have its own native mobile app. we have a richly-featured mobile app.

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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10 Google Classroom Tips You Didn’t Know – SULS029

Shake Up Learning

The post 10 Google Classroom Tips You Didn’t Know – SULS029 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Ready to rock the school year with some Google Classroom tips? Today, I am sharing 10 Google Classroom tips you didn’t know! 4: Use Locked Google Forms Quizzes.

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!

?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.

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

Educational Technology Guy

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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ClassDojo - free classroom behavior system - announces iOS apps.

Educational Technology Guy

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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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.

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.

13 Tips to Organize Your Google Drive

Shake Up Learning

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!

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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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!

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

Educational Technology Guy

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.

Otus - LMS, Data Management and Assessment Management, all in one easy-to-use product

Educational Technology Guy

It combines the best features of a learning management system, assessment management and data management into one. And has a mobile app for educators, students and families. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. assessment data learning management system lms

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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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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

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.

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Google is buying QuickOffice - here's what that means

Educational Technology Guy

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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10 Back-To-School Tips For Teachers Using Google Docs

TeachThought - Learn better.

10 Back-To-School Tips For Teachers Using Google Docs. by Brooks Hocog , The Google Docs Team. Take meeting notes in a Google Doc and share the notes with your fellow staff. Set up a peer review system. Work offline: Google Docs offers offline creation and editing, too.

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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

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.

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

The demise of Google’s Project Ara and modularity in computing

The Christensen Institute

From a business model point of view, Google could enable an ecosystem where modules could be provided by multiple third parties, collecting platform rents and expanding the market to potential nonconsumers on the basis of price reduction and customization.

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).

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

Educational Technology Guy

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.

25 Ways to use Google Forms in the Classroom (with examples!)


Google Forms is one of my favorite classroom tools. But here's the deal - most teachers aren't taking full advantage of what Google Forms has to offer! Here are 25 different ways you can use Google Forms in your Classroom - with an example for each!

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