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How to Link to a Specific Paragraph of a Google Document

You have written a lengthy essay in Google Docs that spans several pages and it’s public on the web. How do you create a link that redirects people …

Google Docs

Advanced Gmail Filters That Aren’t Available in Gmail

Gmail filters help you automatically sort email messages based on rules. So if your boss has sent an email message, the filter can mark it as …

Gmail Tip: Hover Over Names to Filter - Teacher Tech

If you are using Gmail or your school account is Google Apps for Education (GAfE) there is a way to filter email right from the inbox.<p>Hover<p>Hover your …

Create an RSS Feed for any Search Result

Whether you’re constantly searching your own name online (you know who you are) or there’s a topic you want to follow closely, Google Alerts lets you …

Apps

Google Education Certifications Overview

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

EasyBib Writing Center

Summer is here, which means you get to reward yourself for a long year of studying by soaking up the sun (SPF-protected, of course) and unwinding by …

Teaching

How to Create a Progress Chart in Google Sheets

Flippity provides a handful of great Google Sheets templates. I've featured their Random Name Picker, Flashcard, and Jeopardy templates in the past. …

11 tips to get the most out of your Chromebook

Chromebooks were not particularly compelling devices when they first came out, but they’ve become more powerful as Google has improved Chrome OS in …

A Geography Quiz Created With YouTube Annotations

On Saturday I shared directions for creating annotations in YouTube videos along with an example of using that feature to create a …

Google Classroom - Organizing Units

YouTube

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 …

Typography

Experience the World: Google Maps and Google Cardboard - MOLLY GAFE

15 Awesome Gmail Plugins To Boost Your Email Productivity

How many hours do we spend in front of the computer every day? Not only does it negatively affect our health and fitness, but we often don’t have …