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4 New Video Options in Google Slides That Will Make Your Day!

Pinterest<p>Video Just Got an Upgrade in Google Slides!<p>This is a super-sweet G Suite treat! Just a few days ago, Google released some new video options …

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5 Things About Google Slides You Did Not Know - Teacher Tech

This is a little cheating as some of these features are new so you could not have known!! Google Slides is one of my favorites. I use it to have …

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4 New Video Options in Google Slides That Will Make Your Day! | Shake Up Learning

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>Students use Google. Do teachers use Google too? Of course! But teachers do not simply use Google for searching. They …

Google Classroom: Pull Student Paragraphs and Give Feedback - Teacher Tech

I like to joke that the “Make a copy for each student” option is really the “Make a giant pile of paperwork for yourself” option. When you ask …

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Fast, Personal Feedback on Student Work

Insert videos from Google Drive in Google Slides

Starting today, you can insert and play your Google Drive videos in Google Slides, in addition to videos from YouTube. Once you’ve add...

How to use Google Forms to make a 'Choose your own Adventure' book

<b>Don’t want to read the whole post? Follow these simple steps.</b><p>Create your Google Form and add an introduction to the story.<br>• Add a multiple-choice …

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Three G Suite Updates You Might Have Missed This Week

The tools within G Suite for Education are constantly evolving. Sometimes it feels like the updates come in waves like they did this week. These are …

Great Math Apps and Extensions for Your Chromebook

The web is an indisputable source of information for every teacher and student. But since there are a lot of websites and endless sources for news as …

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Google Chrome gets its own QR code & barcode scanner

Here’s one more app you can delete from your iPhone: that QR code and barcode scanner you only occasionally use. With an update rolling out today, Google’s Chrome mobile browser can do the job instead. The app now includes built-in scanning functionality, which you can access either via 3D Touch on …

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The New Google Team Drives - Unboxing Team Drives - A New Way to Share Content with your Team

How to Use Google Docs’ Explore on an Android Device

I was recently asked about how to use the Explore function in Google Docs on an Android device. While it is similar to the web version of the Explore …

Creating files from templates now easier in Google Drive

Since 2015, we’ve been making it easier to focus on your content—not your formatting—with templates in Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and For...

8 Apps That Should Be On Your Mobile Device in 2017

Quite often, we find ourselves focusing on what we can do in our classrooms while using our Chromebooks. I’ve even heard once or twice technology in …

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4 Fun Literacy Activities with Google Docs

Google Docs is a great word processor, but is much more than just that. Although we can certainly use it to type up a report, take notes, or write a …

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Get to grips with Google Expeditions

Explore the world without ever leaving your classroom using the Google Expeditions app<p>Are you a science teacher who’d dearly love to take your …

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Edit Images in Google Drive: Pixlr Editor - Teacher Tech

I frequently save images and screenshots to my Google Drive. The Chrome extension “QuickShare Screenshot” directly saves to Google Drive with no …

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Power Up Your Pedagogy with Google Apps Day Jan 25

Power Up Your Pedagogy with G Suite: A fundamentals Course (formerly Google Apps For Education) During this day we will cover: Overview of Google …

Revamped Google Voice has five new features you really need to check out

Surprise! Google Voice is alive and well. Here's what's new.<p>Remember Google Voice? Google does, apparently. The company on Monday announced an update to the virtual phone-number service, adding new features and completely redesigning the app. It's the first meaningful update to the service in five …

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The New Google Sites: The Good, The Bad, and Nothing Ugly!

Pinterest<p>The Lowdown on the New Google Sites<p>As I mentioned in an earlier post, There’s a New Google Sites Coming, what is now being referred to as …

Google Cast For Education: Easily Share Screens, No New Hardware

Google recently announced Google Cast as another awesome addition for their Education product line. Long troubled by the ability to share student …

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5 Google Docs Challenges - Teacher Tech

If you are just getting started with Google Docs (Docs, Sheets, Slides, Forms or Drawings) here is a challenge for each app to try. I am using this …

G Suite Challenges

G Suite Challenges By Alice Keeler Google Drive Beginner Go to Google Drive at http://drive.google.com Intermediate Switch between list and tile view …

Students 5 Steps to Google Classroom [Infographic] - Teacher Tech

Students can get started with Google Classroom in minutes.<p>1. Go to Google Classroom<p>Students can go to the website classroom.google.com or use the …

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G Suite Google Apps Training Chrome Extension - Teacher Tech

Awhile back Google bought a company, Synergyse, that integrates G Suite training into the Google Apps. Using Gmail, Google Drive, etc… tutorials will …

7 Lesser-known Google Ideas for the Classroom

Interested in a few new ways to use Google with your students?<p>Do you think you know everything there is to know about Google? Not so fast -- there's …

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Google Hangouts API gets hung out to dry

Draw with your face? Conference call ping pong? Not any more. Google today quietly revealed that it will shut down the Hangouts API, preventing new apps from being built and shutting off existing apps on April 25th. There was no blog post about this, just an updated FAQ and email notification to …

Creating Claymation style movies using Google Slides

In this hands-on workshop, we will dissect the art of “slide-building” and reimagine it as still frames that give students the ability to create the cinematic world of their dreams. Look out Tim Burton … here comes Google Frames!<p>For more information: http://www.teachercast.net/googleframes

Google Spaces is A Very Good Collaborative Platform to Use with Students in Class

January 4, 2017 <br>Spaces is an excellent collaborative platform from Google. As a teacher, you can use Spaces to create a Space for your class and …

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