Google for Education Best Practices Resources and Tips

Educational Technology Guy

Here are some excellent resources: Resources for IT Teams (G Suite for Education) - Learn more about G Suite for Education and Chromebooks, review best practices for deploying the tools smoothly, and access support when you need it.

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Welcome Back to School - Great Resources for Teachers

Educational Technology Guy

Here are some more tips, resources, and help to get your school year started on a positive note, and keep it that way. back to school effective teacher free resourcesWelcome back to school! I hope everyone had a great summer and was able to relax and recharge.

CK-12 and Google Classroom - great resources that are better together

Educational Technology Guy

CK-12 has some amazing and diverse resources to help students learn and explore. It is one of my single most favorite resources to share with teachers and students. Related: CK-12 information and resources Google for Education Resources.

Prepositions – an online resource.


I recently did some writing for Scholastic – a resource supporting children with their understanding of prepositions. Click here to view the full piece. Tagged: education , English , ks1 , ks2 , prepositions , teachers. education English ks1 ks2 prepositions teachers

Today’s Curriculum for the Higher Ed HR Leader

Speaker: Joseph Clay, Business Transformation Strategist at Oracle, and Jeffrey Haynes, Director with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP

While VPs of HR in higher education share many of the same challenges as their corporate peers, they are a “different animal”, with unique issues and far fewer resources.

Character metaphors – an online resource.


It was an online resource which supports children when writing metaphors. Click here for the full resource. Tagged: education , English , literacy , metaphor , online resource , teachers , teaching , writing. I recently did some writing for Scholastic.

Some more Forensics Science Resources

Educational Technology Guy

This past September I posted some Forensic Science Resources for Teachers. Has lesson ideas, syllabus, resources and more. labs, syllabus, resources, and more [link] - high school forensics class site with assignments, projects, rubrics and more.

Google+ Resources for Educators

Educational Technology Guy

10 Ways to Teach Using Google+ [link] A Must See Google+ Cheat sheet for Teachers [link] Using Google+ as an online study resource: use to create online study groups.

Resources from #MACUL15

Two Guys and Some iPads

Find the resources from our sessions below. This past week was the annual MACUL Conference at Cobo Hall in Detroit, MI.

Why Open Education Resources Matter #GoOpen

The Web20Classroom

We rarely have anyone knocking on our doors but the fact is there is a lot of money in a closed system of education resources. Educators face, on a daily basis, the fact that many of the resources they use are expensive, can't be posted publically, can't be remixed and can't be shared.

15+ must have resources for teaching digital citizenship

Ditch That Textbook

DitchBook Twitter chat Teaching digital citizenship digital citizenship ideas digital citizenship resources teaching digital citizenshipOur students are living their lives online. They can share everything and anything with the world with just a tap of a button. It seems like every day we are hearing about the latest popular app among teens and kids. And with it comes a new way to connect. It’s nearly impossible to keep up. With technology […].

#EduGoalsMOOC resources

Learning with 'e's

Image from Wikimedia Commons For the # EduGoalsMOOC Twitter chat today, I have compiled a short list of useful resources that relate to the use of technology in education, and specifically technology integration. The second useful resource is TeachThought which is run by Terry Heick.

Contextualized Learning Resources for Adult Learners

Digital Promise

Resources to support contextualized learning are often difficult to find, however. In this webinar, Dr. Patricia Erwin from Kentucky Educational Television (KET) showcases a set of workplace resources developed by KET and available for free on PBS LearningMedia.

The Physics Front - teaching resources for Physics

Educational Technology Guy

The Physics Front is a free site that contains teaching resources on Physics and Physical Science. The resources are searchable and are arranged by level: K-8 Physical Science, Physics First, Conceptual Physics, Algebra Based, and AP / Calculus. Resources are then organized by topic.

Google Accessibility Features and Resources

Educational Technology Guy

Last month, I posted an article about some of Google Chrome''s accessibility features and resources. Google has a great site with resources about all of the accessibility features in all of their products.

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. So today, I’m giving you 12 Google Slides Resources That Will Make Your Day! 12 Amazing #GoogleSlides Resources that Will Make Your Day! Supporting Resources.

Blogging bootcamp: Top tools, tips, and resources for getting started

Ditch That Textbook

We can share ideas and resources with our professional learning network. DitchBook Twitter chat blogging in the classroom blogging resources blogging tips getting started with blogging tips for bloggersBlogging gives educators a way to share their voice. It allows us as professionals an opportunity to collaborate with others and write for our peers. Through blogging, we can give others a window into our classroom. We can write about our passions.

Quick List of Classroom Blogging Resources

The Web20Classroom

Since then a few resources have changed and I've come across some different ones. I can use this space to share resources with you, reflect on my own practice and try to figure out how to be a better educator. Lets take a look at some classroom blogging resources to get started with.

More resources for blended teachers

The Christensen Institute

As teachers move into blended-learning environments, there is a dearth of resources to support them in the transition. Fortunately, resources are beginning to emerge to fill the void. This week I wanted to highlight one such resource, the Blended Master Teacher Project by Better Lesson. Together, these resources provide practical guidance on strategies that these teachers use to help them advance their students’ learning.

Guest post: 15 EdTech Resources to Use in Classroom


So what are the best resources to use? The first resource we suggest is pretty simple, and all your students are aware of it. This is another one of your favorite TV channels offering educational resources. This is a great resource to explore in the classroom, but you can also suggest it to parents who want to motivate the development of learning habits at home. No; you don’t have to organize a field trip if your school doesn’t give you the resources for that.

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35 Google Classroom Resources That Will Make Your Day

Shake Up Learning

The post 35 Google Classroom Resources That Will Make Your Day appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Here are 35 Google Classroom Resources That Will Make Your Day! There is even a special resource page on this site that you can visit at any time to see the latest resources.

Google Classroom resources for Educators

Educational Technology Guy

Google Classroom new resource for teachers to manage classes, assignments, student work, and to communicate with students. link] (sign in with your account)(you must request an invite first - see above link) Open to all soon.

8 Math and Science Simulation Resources For Any Classroom

The Web20Classroom

The great thing is no matter how old students are there are tons and tons of great sites, apps and resources to choose from to help complex math and science more understandable, and frankly, more fun. You can create your own textbooks and resources or use what they have as a framework.

Chromebook Deployment Help Resources

Educational Technology Guy

Here are some tips and resources: Read through the Official Chromebook Deployment Guide from Google first. There are also other links from there that are essential Check out these resources on using Chromebooks Google and Chromebooks Resources for Education Resources to get Started With Google Apps and Chromebooks Chromebook Help Center from Google Google Apps Training Center from Google Get on Google+ and join the Chromebooks EDU community.

50 Exciting Story Starters – An Online Resource


It was an online resource, featuring 50 story starters to encourage exciting writing. Tagged: education , story starters , teachers , teaching , teaching ideas , teaching resources , writing , writing prompts. I recently did some writing for Scholastic.

Excellent Online Professional Development Resources for Teachers

Educational Technology Guy

Social media provides a great resource for educators, especially Twitter, to connect, share and learn with other educators. Check out some more great information and resources on educator professional development. free resources professional development

Interactive Presidential Debate Resource

Indiana Jen

” This is a great resource to help students (and adults) learn how Presidential debates are structured and impact the electorate during an election year. Our amazing librarian informed me of a great tool launched by PBS and Microsoft

Interactive Presidential Debate Resource

Indiana Jen

” This is a great resource to help students (and adults) learn how Presidential debates are structured and impact the electorate during an election year. Our amazing librarian informed me of a great tool launched by PBS and Microsoft

‘Really Tricky’ Online Maths Resources


Well done to the winners: Now that it is finished, I thought I would share some of the resources I created/used. I recently organised and ran the Federation of British Schools In Asia (FOBISIA) maths tournament. It was successful and I got positive feedback from both teachers and students. They were described by my students as ‘really tricky’! Click here to access 20 maths problems I made for the group challenge. Click here for the online maths test.

Free Hour of Code Resources Available


Educators world wide are preparing for the Hour of Code, a global movement designed to promote coding skills and featuring a one-hour introduction to computer science and computer programming

Wonderville - awesome, fun, educational science resources

Educational Technology Guy

Related: STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Resources. free resources science resources STEM Wonderville is a great, free site I just learned about from an article in Tech & Learning magazine.

Microsoft Education Community - great, free resource for teachers

Educational Technology Guy

The Microsoft Education Community is a great, free resource for teachers. There are discussion groups, resources and training tools available. The site is easy to navigate and has some excellent resources. Related: Microsoft Education Resources, including Office 365.

Twitter Tips & Resources for Teachers


He also put together The Ultimate Twitter Guidebook for Teachers, and you can click here to connect to that fabulous resource. However, I would love for these Twitter resources to move beyond the audience already on Twitter.

20+ resources for engaging game-based learning

Ditch That Textbook

Our society thrives on games. They’re everywhere, from our social lives to our work lives to our school lives. People kill time on the bus, in a doctor’s waiting room and even in the bathroom (eww … but true!) playing games on their smartphones and tablets.

Free computer training resources and courses

Educational Technology Guy

They have a large amount of free computer training resources that are well designed, easy to use and understand, and great for sharing with faculty, staff, and students. This is a must bookmark, must share resource. computer tips computer training free resources training

40 Free Resources To Learn Music Online

TeachThought - Learn better.

40 Free Resources To Learn Music Online by Ashley McCann Music has a powerful effect on people young and old — just listening can affect mood, memory, sleep, and can inspire a sense of belonging or feeling understood. Education Resources

5 Places To Find Free And Affordable ESL Teaching Resources

EdNews Daily

Many teachers, whether working online or in a brick and mortar school usually have a few resources they depend on and use all the time for their teaching. However, there are a variety of activities or resources you can turn to when you need to modify a lesson or change routes.

Social Media Guide and Resources for Educators

Educational Technology Guy

Social Media is an incredible resource for education. free resources social media social network Educators can learn, share, connect and more with educators from around the world. They can collaborate and communicate with students, parents, and colleagues.

Epic Sketchnoting Resources: How to Get Started Teaching Sketchnoting

The CoolCatTeacher

These sketchnoting resources will get you started with your students. I’ll update these sketchnoting resources, so tweet me or leave a comment to add your favorites. Resources on Sketchnoting and Visual Notetaking: Most Valuable Sketchnoting Resources.

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Microsoft Education Resources - nice collection for Admin, IT, and Teachers

Educational Technology Guy

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Forensic Science Resources for teachers and students

Educational Technology Guy

My wife is teaching Forensic Science this year so I was helping her find some resources for the class. I decided to share the resources here. NCIS - another great show to get students interested in science [link] [link] Great listing of resources and sites. link] - high school forensics class site [link] High School Forensic Science curriculum and resources [link] Forensic Science for high school students. link] - great resources for all sciences too.

Google Apps and Chromebooks Training Resources

Educational Technology Guy

forum/chromebook-central Chromebooks for Education Overview[link] Guided Tour of Chrome OS (Chromebooks) [link] What Chromebooks can and can’t do [link] 70 Tips for Mastering Chrome OS [link] Android for Education Resources [link] Miscellaneous Computer and Tech Help Free online resources on computers [link]. free resources google google applications google Chrome OS Google for Educators

Online Resources for Mastery Learning

Voyager Sopris Learning

Fortunately, today’s Internet resources provide a plethora of resources to help make the goal more attainable. Mastery learning is one of those buzzword phrases in education that pedagogists often toss about in an effort to define and refine good teaching practices.