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Kotlin for Android app development introduction

Way back at the Google I/O 2017 conference, Google announced that Android development would now fully support Kotlin. This is big news as it opens up an entirely new avenue for those that want to start creating their own Android applications. And seeing as Kotlin for Android is highly popular and …

Android Development

Material Components allow developers to easily design with Material on Android, iOS, and web

After expanding Material Design to encompass design and prototyping tools, a new suite of modular and customizable UI components will make it easier to design apps in accordance with Google’s guidelines. Material Components will help developers implement Material Design on Android, iOS, and the …

Learn to Code with Google Apps Script

Dear Teacher of Coders,<p>Please keep the following in mind during your journey with students:<p><b>Preparedness</b><p>You should always read through and complete …

10 Secrets of Making Every Presentation Fun, Engaging, and Enjoyable

It’s Monday again.<p>The annoying alarm breaks the piece of silence you are enjoying. You keep pressing snooze and don’t want to leave your bed. As the …

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Google Classroom users. Looking to benefit from the popular Goobric extensio...

Public<p><p>Google Classroom users. Looking to benefit from the popular Goobric extension (rubric) grading fed to a spreadsheet right from your browser? …

Group Creator: Group Students Fast, but Not Random

On the roster tab replace the sample names with your own students. Then add a score that you can use to rank your students, a recent quiz grade or …

5-Minute Film Festival: Future Ready Schools

How are we as educators providing students with the opportunities and agency to tackle difficult problems? Students should be given problems that …

Student Book Review Database W/ formMule & formRanger

One of our teachers, +Shoshana Cooper, had a great idea during our summer Chromebook orientation day. She wanted to create a moderated book review …

Using GAFE for efficient #PhysEd assessment and feedback loops part 2: Viva docAppender!

Posted on November 16, 2014 by Adam Howell<p>I mentioned in part 1 that docAppender was a real superstar. That was no hyperbole. In this tutorial, I …

Using GAFE for efficient #PhysEd assessment and feedback loops part 1: Doctopus + docAppender/Goobric

<i>Disclaimer #1: As most of you know, I’m not currently in the Physical Education classroom, so I haven’t actually tested this type of assessment loop</i> …

Want to Make Your Own Quiz Show?

Step 1: Modify the Google Spreadsheet Template<p>Make a copy of <b>this template</b>. (You'll need to sign-in with your Google account.)<br>• Edit all the <b>Quiz Show</b> …

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FormLimiter ~ Must Have Add-on for Google Forms

FormLimiter is a must have Google Forms add-on. The add-on allows the owner to 1) set a date and time to stop receiving submissions or 2) restrict …

Use Google Sheets As A Multilingual Chat Translator

Communicating with someone who speaks and writes in another language isn't the easiest task. This Google Sheet incorporates Google Translate so you …

Standards Based Grading GAMIFIED With Badges

Improving My Learning Goal Based Assessment Approach<p>Recently, Jon Orr shared his post called We Like Those Stinkin’ Badges that took Alice Keeler‘s …

National Federation of the Blind says ‘Apple has done more for accessibility than any other company’

Last week, inaccurate reporting emerged in regards to Apple’s work on making its products accessible to all consumers. As many Apple customers are aware, and as CEO Tim Cook takes extremely seriously, Apple works hard to ensure that Macs, iPhones, iPods, and iPads can be used to their full extent …

Android screen sizes aren’t as big a challenge for developers as you might think

For years we’ve heard horror stories about mobile app developers trying to support the many screen sizes found on Android(s goog). As the story goes, …

Google's Chromecast streamer can now mirror Android devices on your TV

Google’s Chromecast streaming stick just gained a cool, new trick.<p>Google today added mirroring to its Chromecast Android app, enabling Chromecast owners with Android devices to “cast” mobile apps, photos, videos, and anything else from their device’s screen over to their television set. Google …

Android L Keyboard Pulled from Google Play, Here's How to Get It

Last month Google surprised many in the Android and mobile world by not only showing off the next version of Android months ahead of the release for …

MIT researchers create an ingenious device that will help blind people read print

Soon people who are visually impaired could have a way to read that doesn’t involve brail. MIT has created an incredible new device called …

So long plug-ins, Google Hangouts works with WebRTC

Chrome(s goog) users running the Canary or Dev channel versions of the browser don’t need a plug-in installed for video calls in Hangouts. The …

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Creating a Sign Up system with FormMule and Google Spreadsheets

I think we are beginning to leave the era of the computer lab. The specter of the common core tests have done at least one good thing: motivate a …

Boost Productivity With These Excellent Google Spreadsheet Scripts

Advertisement<p>Did you know that the suite of products on Google Drive, especially Google Spreadsheet, can have their functionality extended by custom …

formRat Introduction

gGraph Add-on

tl;dr version: Here is my latest Add-on that really adds a lot of functionality to my students collaborating in the math classroom It allows them to …

Dito | Google for Work Premier Partner: Advanced Google Sites Tip -- Create Announcements from Calendar Events

For those important events, many will emphasize it with a post on an Announcement web page.<p>Did you know it's possible to automate this process? It's …

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Mail Merge from a Google Spreadsheet - Teacher Tech

I know you’re thinking why in the world would I want to do this…<p>Have you ever wanted to email each student in your class individual feedback? But …