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.

Mobile Google Slides: Adding Pictures

Teacher Tech

Add Photos on Mobile Google Slides I love using Google Slides on my mobile device. Multiple times I’ve been in an airport and see an interesting question on Twitter, I start a Google Slides while in the security line and not only start to work it out but collaborate […]. The post Mobile Google Slides: Adding Pictures appeared first on Teacher Tech. Google

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.

Gen Z: Growing and Learning with Mobile (Infographic)

Educational Technology Guy

Mobile technology is huge - smartphones, tablets, laptops, Chromebooks - and provides some great learning opportunities. Among the facts that the infographic shares are the following: * The small screens of mobile phones allow dyslexic students to read faster without sacrificing comprehension.

Google Jamboard

The CoolCatTeacher

Tom Mullaney on episode 257 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Google Jamboard is a fun interactive app. Google Jamboard. Now first of all, I have never heard of Google Jamboard.

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EduGems: Edtech Updates, Google Tools, & More

Teacher Reboot Camp

You may not know that I regularly share my education discoveries, resources, education technology updates, free apps, web tools, and tips on Twitter (@ShellTerrell). I do this every day and will be sharing these education finds on my blog in case you missed them on Twitter. Scroll for the sections- Google Tools, Technology Updates, Resources, and Smart Tools. If you’re on Twitter, follow these educators! Vol 1:1, click here to read the other EduGems issues !

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Google Classroom updates - a mobile app, teacher assignments page, archiving classes!!

Educational Technology Guy

Google has just announced some awesome updates for Google Classroom. The first one is that they have launched a mobile app for both Android and iOS (also available in Google Play for Education ). The mobile app allows students and teachers to take a photo and attach it to their assignment (really useful), attach images, PDFs and web pages from other apps to their assignments, and offline access to their assignments and streams. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

EduGems: Edtech Updates, Google Tools, & More

Teacher Reboot Camp

You may not know that I regularly share my education discoveries, resources, education technology updates, free apps, web tools, and tips on Twitter (@ShellTerrell). I do this every day and will be sharing these education finds on my blog in case you missed them on Twitter. Scroll for the sections- Google Tools, Technology Updates, Resources, and Smart Tools. If you’re on Twitter, follow these educators! Vol 1:1, click here to read the other EduGems issues !

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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. For Google Plus, your students must be at least 13 years- old.

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Field Trip - free mobile app to help discover your world

Educational Technology Guy

Related: Some Excellent Virtual Field Trip Resources, including lots from Google Maps -. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. Android mobile learning smartphone Field Trip is a free app for Android and iOS that runs in the background on your phone and will pop up a card with details about your location when you get close to something interesting. It''s a great way to learn something new about the area around you, from history to local eateries and more.

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. I also regularly share these incredible resources on Twitter, @ShellTerrell. Scroll for the sections- Google, STEM, and Resources. If you’re on Twitter, follow these educators! Vol 1:2, click here to read the other EduGem issues ! These are today’s finds!

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Kasey Bell’s 8 Great Ways to Use Google Slides

The CoolCatTeacher

Kasey Bell on episode 322 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Kasey Bell teaches us eight great ways to use Google Slides. Kasey Bell’s 8 Great Ways to Use Google Slides. Google Certified Innovator.

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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.

Quick List Of Mobile Apps For Administrators

The Web20Classroom

When it comes to mobile learning there are loads of great sites for apps for kids and teachers. Well my administrator friend, here are my Top 9 Apps For Administrators (All of these are for iPad but you can find many, or an equivalent, in the Android Market as well) 1) Google Docs-Where would I be with out Google Docs? And the ability to share those easily makes Google Docs my go-to app for editing, not only at the computer but on the go as well.

A Teacher’s Guide For Creating A School Twitter Chat

TeachThought - Learn better.

A Teacher’s Guide For Creating A Twitter Chat In Your School. A twitter chat is an amazing resource for professional development AND gives educators the option to participate in their PJs, from the comfort of their own home! Give twitter tips and archive chat.

Google launches new security tools

Educational Technology Guy

Google recently launched a new Devices and Activity dashboard that gives you a view of all the devices that have accessed your Google account. You can also check mobile devices and make sure that you have secured them so no one else can get access to the account through these devices.

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Prezi - the zooming presentation tool - gets mobile presenting features

Educational Technology Guy

Prezi has just announced Mobile Presentin g. I like it because I can be more creative than with PowerPoint or Google Slides for some things. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. Prezi is a very cool presentation tool that allows you to create zooming presentations with images, text, video and animations. It has a thriving educational community and is easy to use. With this, you can deliver and watch the presentations in real time.

Google Tips - quick, easy tips for using Google products

Educational Technology Guy

Google has just released Google Tips , quick, easy tips for using Google Products. You can see them all, mobile, home, office, or by product. This is a great resource for anyone, especially schools using Google apps. Related: Google for Educators Resources.

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Beyond Twitter: Virtually Connecting at Conferences

ProfHacker

By now, the concept of a Twitter backchannel at conferences has become familiar. But can someone participate in a conference virtually beyond the Twitter back channel? Twitter backchannels help, but they are not always enough. Profession conferences Twitter virtual attendance

20 Top #ISTE2015 Influencers to Follow on Twitter

Gaggle Speaks

To help stay on top of the many wonderful happenings at ISTE , we’ve published a short list of top influencers on Twitter conversations related to #ISTE2015. Hop on Twitter and follow these folks to see what they’re learning and sharing. ISTE Mobile Learning @ISTE_MLN.

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. I also regularly share these incredible resources on Twitter, @ShellTerrell. Scroll for the sections- Google, STEM, and Resources. If you’re on Twitter, follow these educators! Vol 1:2, click here to read the other EduGem issues ! These are today’s finds!

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Great infographic with mobile productivity tips and tools

Educational Technology Guy

We use our mobile devices more and more for work, business, school and more. Tony Vincent has a great site, Learning in Hand , where he has been posting information, tips and resources about using mobile device in learning for years, starting with the Palm PDA''s. He created a great infographic with his tips and tools for mobile productivity. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

Aviary launches free mobile app photo editor for iOS & Android

Educational Technology Guy

A while back, Aviary launched an add-on for mobile devices that allowed you to use Aviary within mobile apps. Yesterday they announced that Aviary is now available as a free, stand-alone mobile app for iOS and Android. The Aviary mobile app is free and features an easy-to-use, intuitive interface with effects, stickers, color balance, crop and rotate, brightness, contrast, saturation, drawing, text, cosmetic tools and more. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

Age of Learning launches new mobile app for early learners

Educational Technology Guy

Age of Learning just launched their new mobile app, a comprehensive online learning app for children ages 2 through 6+. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. It’s perfect for parents who are looking for that engaging, educational, and fun app for their little one.

40+ Hashtags to Follow to Learn About the Latest Teaching Trends

Teacher Reboot Camp

Hashtags (text with a # sign front) are found all over social media on sites like Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Vine, and GooglePlus. To discover the resources and bloggers connected to a specific hashtag, search for the hashtag on Google or a social network.

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Google Tips - 78, and counting, Things You Didn't Know You Could Do with Google

Educational Technology Guy

Google has a great resource, Google Tips , that provides quick, easy tips for using Google Products. Each card also has a little icon on it showing what it applies to: mobile, video, security, etc. This is a great resource for anyone, especially schools using Google apps.

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Scan QR Codes from Chrome Mobile

The Electric Educator

QR codes provide a quick way for someone with a mobile device to visit a web site. The problem is that mobile devices don't come pre-loaded with a QR code scanner. If mobile phones would come with a built-in QR code reader this technology would be far more accessible and helpful.

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. Claims on Twitter : Students read a tweet and explain why it might or might not be a useful source of information.

100+ Great Google Classroom Resources for Educators

The CoolCatTeacher

The easy tool educators are using every day From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Google Classroom allows teachers to easily manage student work and teaching with Google Docs, Google Forms, Google Spreadsheets and anything Google.

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. There is a full web console to control and monitor things and you can either create a Celly login or login with Facebook or Twitter.

Google Announces Android Apps for Chromebooks - Very Nice!!

Educational Technology Guy

Yesterday, Google Announced the first 4 Android Apps that are available for Chromebooks. Offline Google Apps (Gmail and Docs) and now Offline Evernote. And, Google said more and more are coming. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

#iste17 trends: Google, Touch Screen Chromebooks and More

The CoolCatTeacher

An interview with Kasey Bell in episode 107 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Google classroom. Google Keep. Twitter handle: @shakeuplearning. Co-host of The Google Teacher Tribe Podcast.

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

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360 Degree Learning with Google Tour Creator

techlearning

Google has a rich history of creating map-related tools that can be used across all subject areas for engaging, immersive learning experiences. Some of these include Tour Builder , Earth , Expeditions , My Maps , and many more (see my slideshow on Google mapping tools ).

For Teachers: Harnessing Twitter with Paper.li -- an Interactive Newspaper

mauilibrarian2 in Olinda

Many educators are sharing their Twitter content daily (twice-daily, or weekly) using paper.li , an interactive newspaper. tag/mlearning The #mlearning Daily (mobile) paper.li/tag/musedchat Checking the Twitter pulse of school librarians, daily" is of utmost importance to me.

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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QuickOffice mobile office app launches new help site

Educational Technology Guy

TheConnected File Manager offers integrated access to Google Docs™, Dropbox , Evernote , Catch, Egnyte, Huddle™, Box, SugarSync , and MobileMe™, so you can access, share and manage files on your device and the cloud. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. QuickOffice is an excellent app that allows you to read, view, edit, and create documents, spreadsheets and presentations. It is available for Android, iOS, Symbian and webOS, with HD versions for Tablets.

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

Teacher Reboot Camp

Students can use image editing apps, like Snapchat or Twitter, to snap pictures of their readings and annotate them 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

Students can use image editing apps, like Snapchat or Twitter, to snap pictures of their readings and annotate them with emojis. Promote active learning with student devices with Google’s Emoji Scavenger Hunt.

Mobile Connections and Resources

The Mobile Native

SIGML Wiki @sigml SIGML is an ISTE special interest group for mobile learning. This wiki provides mobile learning resources, webinars, discussions and a place to connect with other educators. This site is designed to promote the networking and integration of Mobile Learning into classrooms around the world. MLNet discussions are hosted by Google Groups, and we welcome your input and questions.