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5-Minute Film Festival: Resources for Filmmaking in the Classroom

Young filmmaker Simon Cade's channel, DSLRGuide, is one of the most popular for filmmaking tutorials. He's got hundreds of tips to share and started …

PDF my Google Drive Folder - Teacher Tech

In response to a tweet asking how to print a folder of student work in Google Drive I wrote a script that will list all the files in a folder in your …

Google Drive

Stop Giving Homework - Teacher Tech

One of my favorite lines is “technology allows us to do things differently, so we do things differently.” Now that we have technology, how do our …

YouTube: Informational Text Hotbed?

A couple of years ago when I wanted to learn how to tie a bowtie, the first thing I did was go to YouTube and watched this video. Within fifteen …

Group Maker: Automatically Make Groups with Google Sheets - Teacher Tech

This template allows you to copy and paste your roster of students and have them randomly divided up into groups.<p>The Template<p>Paste Roster<p>After …

Web Design

60 Things Students Can Create To Demonstrate What They Know

<b>60 Things Students Can Create To Demonstrate What They Know</b> by <b>Ryan Schaaf</b>, Notre Dame of Maryland UniversityWhen I was a high school student, I had …

Virtual Dinosaur Dig

The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History has three great interactive activities about dinosaurs. There is a virtual tour in which students …

Direct Measurement Video: Keep in Time!

Google's NEW Training Center & Certifications

Google's NEW Training Center & Certifications<p>Session Description<p>A recent survey by the American Federation of Teachers put ‘a lack of professional …

OneTab shared tabs

Updated Student Response Template

A while back, I wrote about a new Google Sheets response system I created for use in class. I suggest you go back and read that first if you haven’t …

“Interactive Sites For Education” Is A Nice Collection Of Learning Games

Where is the pedagogy in flipped classrooms?

As you are aware there has been lots of discussion going on about the concept of flipping the classroom in education these days. ALiEM recently …

Google Classroom: Star Your Templates - Teacher Tech

When creating assignments in Google Classroom as “Make a copy for each student” a copy of the document is made for each student… with the same …

The Classroom of the Future is Now- Douglas Kiang Kicks Off Day 2 of #ettipad

Douglas Kiang is both a member of the EdTechTeacher instructional team as well as teaches computer science and heads the technology resource teachers …

Pedagogy

Earth, A Primer — Trailer

3 Minute Tip: Install Snag it (FREE) in your Chrome Browser

8 Visual Content Apps to Create Stunning Images and Videos

Do you want to present visual messages in new ways?<p>Are you looking for new design tools to help you create visual content?<p>Social media is nothing …

Infographics

The Ultimate Guide to Teaching Science

• 2 November, 2017 //<br>• How To //<br>• Tags : science, STEM, teaching resources<br>• 13 Comments<p>Looking to invigorate your science curriculum and teaching this year? …

How heavy is air? - Dan Quinn

Dan Quinn

You can now see Mars and the Moon using maps.google.com. Not sure how I miss...

You can now see Mars and the Moon using maps.google.com. Not sure how I missed this announcement last month.<p>1. On desktop Maps, click the "Earth" …

Thinglink as a Formative Evaluation Tool with @PaulSolarz

Posted on Oct 22, 2013 at 6:56 pm · by EduSlam 3<p>In this episode, Paul Solarz discusses how his fifth grade students are using Thinklink to …

Rethinking Assessment: Digital Portfolios with @PaulSolarz

Posted on Jul 23, 2014 at 7:14 am · by EduSlam 1<p>In this episode, Paul Solarz discusses how his fifth grade students are using digital portfolios to …

6 Chrome Extensions to Help You Maximize Google Drive

Google Drive has unlimited potential.<p>The feature that lets users upload documents, images, spreadsheets and more has millions of neat little ways to …

Start Your Flipped Class Out Right by Flipping Back to School Night – FlippedClass.com

Create a short (2-4 min) video explaining how your class will operate in the flipped model.<p>Share the video link with your parents. However, getting …

Google PhotoSphere Camera App For iPhone Launched

Google has launched a new camera app for the iPhone and Apple’s iOS platform, Google PhotoSphere Camera app, the app comes with the same features …

Verifying Teachers in Google Classroom As the Google Apps admin for your scho...

<b>Verifying Teachers in Google Classroom</b><br>As the Google Apps admin for your school, you'll need to decide how teachers are given permission to create and …