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Angelina Jolie, ‘Roseanne’ Share Same Views On LGBT Labels For Gender Neutral Kids Like Shiloh Jolie-Pitt

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have raised six children who became accustomed to the spotlight from an early age. Their oldest biological child, Shiloh …

Gender-Neutral

Adobe Spark: How to Create a Great Recipe Video for Social Media

Flipboard on Flipboard

@flipboard | Official Flipboard account<p>Why First-Generation Americans Have a Unique Take on Personal Style<p>Ask us what influences our personal style, …

Samsung may bounce back from volatile Note 7 with new bendable phone

Despite the fire-bursting Galaxy Note 7 calamity, Samsung seems focused on the future as the South Korean giant is reportedly working on a new bendable phone technology.<p>Dutch news outlet Galaxy Club has obtained a recent patent application that suggests Samsung might be developing a futuristic …

The 6 best action cameras of 2016

Action cameras have, since their introduction, been great at helping users to record previously difficult-to-capture moments. They are generally …

4 Ways #Google Keep Will Change The Way You Organize Ideas and Tasks

If you are not familiar with Google Keep, it is a cloud-based way of keeping your thoughts, ideas, and to-do list organized across any device. As we …

Google Education Certifications Overview

Confused about the different Google Certifications available to educators? See below for a slideshow overview of the four main certification …

Project Management

How to Use Doctopus and Goobric to Grade Google Classroom Assignments

On Sunday afternoon I had one of the "rabbit holes of the Internet" adventures that has me jumping from one link to another. It started by reading …

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 Classroom Chrome Extension - Teacher Tech

Recently Google Classroom came out with the ability for websites to have a share to Google Classroom button. One of my favorite examples is Flat …

How to make music on a Chromebook

Andy Wolber looks at three apps that turn a Chromebook into a powerful tool for a musician.<p>Many music educators prefer iPads to Chromebooks. The iPad …

Google Hangouts gets its own dedicated website

In a sign that its Hangouts messaging platform is becoming more important to the company, and that Google+ is becoming somewhat less important, Google has given Hangouts its own dedicated website found at hangouts.google.com.<p>Jordanna Chord, a software engineer at Google, posted the following …

10 Tips for Teachers Using YouTube in the Classroom

10 Tips for Teachers Using YouTube in the Classroom<p>Updated on January 3, 2016<p>The YouTube Paradox<p>YouTube is an amazing resource for the classroom, and …

8 Essential Google Classroom Tips for Teachers

Check out these eight essential tips if you're useing Google Classroom this school year! This was created in partnership with +Alice Keeler and …

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70 Google Apps Video Tutorials

Over the last year I've expanded my efforts to create useful tutorial videos for teachers. One of the playlists I've focused on of late is my set of …

5 Creative Tools to Use with Google Classroom: Storyboard That (2 of 5)

In the first post in this series, we looked at the simple and straightforward Coggle, a fantastic mind-mapping tool that lets students create …

The Ultimate Workflow!

Google Classroom, Doctopus and Goobric<p>The Ultimate Workflow!<p>Oli Trussell, Google Certified Teacher, Google Education Trainer<p>Contents<p>Google …

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Voice Typing in Google Documents

Last month, I was working on a Google Document and clicked “Tools.” I discovered a new option called “Voice typing.” Just as the name suggests, it …

Typing

The Teacher's Guide To Using YouTube In The Classroom

Forget the cat videos, YouTube has matured into one of the biggest resources for educational content ever. While it may not be as organized as Khan …

How to Add Clip Art to Google Docs, Slides, Sheets, Forms & Drawings

At a recent Google Drive training, a participant asked me if there was a way to insert clip art into a Google Doc. They knew how to insert images, …

4 Math Add ons for Google Docs - from Jennifer Carey - EdTechTeacher

Google Docs is a popular word processing tool. However, many people don’t realize that there are 4 great add-ons for Math that allow teachers and …

60 Ways Math Teachers Can Use Google Classroom - Teacher Tech

60 Ways Math Teachers Can Use Google Classroom<p>I have been asked by math teachers how they can use Google Classroom. Google Classroom is great for any …

7 Features of Google Keep for You To Teach With - Teacher Tech

Google Keep is an easy way to take quick notes, create to-do lists, or save important information. You can describe Google Keep as “digital post it …

Apps

Table Formatter Provides an Easy Way to Style Google Docs Tables

Table Formatter is a free Google Docs Add-on that lets you add a little color to your tables in Google Docs. With the Add-on installed simply choose …

Send students to the same website with Share to Classroom Chrome extension

Today, we’re launching a new Chrome extension for Classroom called Share to Classroom. This extension makes it easy for teachers to send all of their …

Apps

EDPuzzle Now Has a Google Classroom Integration

The popular flipped lesson creation tool, EDPuzzle recently announced a new Google Classroom integration. This integration will let you quickly …