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Fix Your Knee Pain With These Simple Exercises

You’ve probably had a twinge or two of knee pain in your life. But just because knee pain is fairly common, that doesn’t mean it’s something you …

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6 Powerful Google Docs Features to Support the Collaborative Writing Process via @soxnevad @Getting_Smart #DigLN #EdTech, #IOLchat

Sharon J. Washington, executive director of the National Writing Project, said:<p><i>“Today’s young people are using a range of digital tools to compose</i> …

The Best Add-ons for Google Docs and Sheets

Google today introduced add-ons for Google Docs & Sheets and they certainly make the Google Office productivity suite more capable and more useful. …

8 Excellent Google Sheets Add-ons to Create Smarter Spreadsheets

'More fonts works just like the default fonts in your spreadsheet. After selecting some cells to format, simply click More Fonts in the add-on menu …

10 Reasons to Use Google My Maps

Mapping isn't just for geography and history classes. ELA, math, and science can use maps to organize work in a spatial context.<p>In fact, if I were a …

Creating Narrated Slideshows with Google Tools

<i>This week I am hosting some guest bloggers. This is a guest post from Mike Petty</i>.<p>Last fall our high school purchased Chromebooks and the new …

Google for Beginners

Brand new to Google Apps and want to know more? This is the workshop for you! We'll cover the most basic aspects of Search, Chrome, Gmail, Calendar, …

Google Classroom - Using RubricTab to Assess Students - Teacher Tech

Previously I created a rubric template that allows you to create a rubric, paste your class roster, and then create a copy of the rubric for each …

Tell a Story with MyMap

Many of us have used Google Maps to find directions to dinner, but have you tried using one to tell a story or to chronicle an event? Have your …

Writing in Google Docs Doesn't Affect Student Test Scores, Early Research Finds

Students willingly embrace Google Docs as a new tool for writing, and the free online word-processing tool encourages them to make extensive edits …

10 Google Docs Tips that Take Seconds & Save You Time

2006 was a landmark year in Google’s history. The Oxford English Dictionary accepted “Google” as a verb. Since then we have done quite a lot to make …

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week – How to Use Handwriting in Google Docs and Forms

Twice last week John Stevens tipped me off to new developments in the Google Docs and Forms Add-on called g(Math). First, he alerted me when g(Math) …

Google Classroom: Use Control F - Teacher Tech

When trying to find information in the stream for Google Classroom you can use the keyboard shortcut of Control F to find a keyword. (Command F on a …

Google Classroom: Who Deleted Student Answers?! - Teacher Tech

Collaborative documents bring a world of possibilities and a new set of potential problems. Intuitively students do not know the social norms for how …

How To Create A Google Drive Classroom

<b>How To Create A Google Drive Classroom</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Using the cloud in the classroom can be a powerful thing.<p>One of the most common uses of the …

100 Chrome Extensions That You Should Install

We have collected 100 awesome and useful Google Chrome extensions into this one big list that is easy to digest because they’re all categorized! By …

Google Cloud Print - A Complete Guide

Google Cloud Print – A Complete Guide<p>If you haven’t heard of Google Cloud Print, that’s not totally surprising. Even though it’s been around since …

Read&Write for Google Update – June 2014 | The Spectronics Blog

<i>Reposted with permission from blog.texthelp.com</i><p>A new update for Read&Write for Google went live today and includes several exciting new features and …

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The Comprehensive Google Drive Guide for Teachers and Students

Double-Click Words To View Their Definitions & Synonyms In Chrome

While browsing the web, we often come across words or phrases that we don’t understand. Needless to say, this happens a lot more frequently for those …

Turn Chrome Into a Research Hub With These Extensions

Advertisement<p>The Internet is a wonderful resource for students, but these Chrome extensions can make the process of finding, marking up, organizing, …

Visualize your data on a custom map using Google My Maps

Prerequisites<p>No programming skills needed!<br>• You will need a Google Account to log in to Google My Maps. Don’t have one? Sign up here.<p>Let's get …

Teacher's Ultimate Guide to Google Drive

We have compiled for you these wonderful guides and tutorials to help you make the best your of your Google Drive. Check them out and as always share …

A Must Have Google Hangout Tip Sheet for Teachers

Google Plus hangout is a free video chat service from Google that enables both one-on-one chats and group chats with up to ten people at a time. …

This is how to Insert Images into Google Spreadsheets

A couple of months ago I posted here in <i>Educational Technology and Mobile Learning</i> a detailed visual guide on how to insert images into Google forms …

11 Quick Tricks To Become A Chrome Omnibox Power User

Advertisement<p>Do you want to become an Omnibox power user and save plenty of time and keystrokes? All you need are a few good extensions and a little …