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3 Tricks in Google Drive to Try - Teacher Tech

Here are 3 things you may not know about Google Drive.<p>1. Convert on Upload<p>If you are like me, you live in Google Docs. I highly recommend you do not …

Chromebooks in the Classroom

iPads? That’s so 2013. The newest revolution in classroom computing can be found in Chromebooks—small, basic laptops that connect to the Internet …

4 Great Google Docs Add-ons to Help Students with Their Writing

October 13, 2015<br>Today we spent sometime going through Google Docs add-ons store and selected for you the titles below. These are particularly ideal …

Five reasons to implement Google Classroom

What can Google’s pedagogic tools offer the modern classroom? According to Bangkok-based teacher Adam Bodley-Tickell, it’s not only terrific for the …

Education Technology

An Excellent Chromebook App for Improving Kids Reading Skills

Kids Sight Words is a great Chromebook and Android app to use with kids to help them improve their reading skills. This is basically an engaging game …

Collaborative Learning Spaces: Classrooms That Connect to the World

By examining the landscape of the classroom, educators can design collaborative learning spaces that will support the teaching and learning of skills …

Free online content helps teachers meet Common Core demands

HALF MOON BAY – It seems an unlikely battlefront for a revolution – this two-story wooden house off a quiet side street in a small coastal town …

Education

How to Be More Creative: Think Less

Are you making yourself less creative by always trying to prove you're clever?<p>At first blush, intelligence and creativity seem like two separate things. High IQ is all about recalling and manipulating information consciously. Creativity often seems more mysterious -- ideas simply pop into your head …

Creativity is frightening, so how should you deal with the fear?

For many, the thought of expressing themselves creatively isfrightening<p>According to Big Magic, a new book on creativity by Elizabeth Gilbert, the reason you haven’t written your novel yet – or taken up weaving, or bonsai-cultivating, or otherwise given expression to the art inside you – is almost …