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9 Steps to a Future-Ready Education

By Jon PhillipsInitiatives are about more than just adopting technology.

Google Is Closing The Gap On Apple In The Classroom

The classroom is one of the most hotly contested frontiers in the tech war, and a new survey suggests that Google is closing the gap on Apple.<p>A bigger slice of a market that is worth around $68 billion, according to technology analysts Gartner, is clearly a strong motivation for the tech giants to …

Education Technology

Effective Ways for Educators to Use Twitter

I am a big fan of using Twitter to share, collaborate, and learn. This infographic highlights many ways that educators can use Twitter in their …

Infographics

Google Classroom: Submit Short URL's - Teacher Tech

There are times when using a short URL with Google Classroom makes sense.<p>Submitting an ongoing journal or project.<br>• Submitting a link to a group …

Education Technology

10 Projects Every Google Apps Classroom Should Try

It was my first year teaching when a parent asked me what projects the kids would be doing that year. I was embarrassed because I did not have an …

Education Technology

5 Things to Ask Google - Teacher Tech

The Google App on your mobile device or even the Chrome browser allows you to simply ASK your question. You will frequently catch me during class …

Google Keep Chrome Extension - Teacher Tech

Google Keep<p>Google Keep allows you to keep track of ideas and take short notes. I use the app on my phone daily to capture my brainstorms and to jot …

Google

Google Classroom: Hear From Everyone - Teacher Tech

Google Classroom – Hear from Everyone<p>Use technology to create better interactions with students, not just to be paperless. When adopting new tech, …

Education Technology

15 Ways to Use Google Classroom in Physical Education - Teacher Tech

• <b>Post Activities:</b> Post what students are doing daily.• <b><br>Mark as Done:</b> Have students mark off what they have completed• <b><br>Share Announcements:</b> Let students …

Education Technology

10 Questions to Ask Before Installing a New Educational App

By Meg ConlanThis checklist will help teachers select apps that not only improve learning outcomes but also align with school and district technology …

Apps

A 3-Step Guide to Developing a Digital Citizenship Curriculum

For many decades, students in K-12 would learn about the theory and practice of civics. Today, schools, governments, entrepreneurs and academics are …

Education Technology

Google Forms: Do NOT Duplicate Forms - Teacher Tech

Google Forms One Version<p>Having a single version of things is one of the things that make using Google Apps different from the old days of Office. You …

Teach and learn from everywhere in the classroom with Google Cast for Education

Posted by Max Kirsch, Product Manager, Cast for Education<i><br>Editor's note: Yesterday we announced four new ways to help teachers engage their classes</i> …

These 38 Colleges Are Getting Rid of Textbooks to Save Students Money

The future is open access.<p>Education is expensive enough, without students having to fork out hundreds of dollars each semester for the latest …

Google Docs: Create a Template - Teacher Tech

Turn Your Google Doc Into a Shareable Template<p>Every day teachers create awesome resources in Google Docs that can be shared with other teachers. The …

Google Docs

10 Things Students Can Do With Google Keep - Best of 2015-16 School Year

<i>All of this week I am on the road working with teachers in Texas, Kansas, and Arizona. Rather than scrambling to write blog posts at the end of each</i> …

Chrome App and Extension Database

160+ Chrome Apps and Extensions for Teachers and Students<p>I have put together a Google Chrome App and Extension Database for Teachers that is loaded …

Google

12 Great Formative Assessment Tools for Teachers

'TodaysMeet is a great web tool for creating backchannels with your students. It is very easy and simple to use. You can use it in your class to …

Tech Tips for Teachers: 4 Ways to Use Google Forms

By Meg ConlanExperts from around the web share tactics and advice for educators who want to make the most of Google Forms.

Google

Google Drive: Embed a PDF - Teacher Tech

Embed a PDF<p>If you have PDF’s in Google Drive and want to embed them on a website (such as WordPress) you are able to get the embed code.<p>Preview<p>Select …

Google Drive

4 Chrome Extensions September 2015 - Teacher Tech

Here are another 4 Chrome extensions you and your students may find useful. For the list of my blog posts on Chrome extensions, click …

Google Docs

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 …

Education Technology

50+ Free Tech Tools For Your Classroom

It’s not always easy to find the confidence to try new things and integrate 21st-century applications in the classroom. We are here to give you the …

Evernote update brings scanning and annotating

Everyone’s favorite all-purpose notekeeper, scheduler, and link saver just got a pretty substantial update that is bringing us some pretty stellar features. This update affects many parts of Evernote including the in-app camera, its LinkedIn interactivity, and the basic note editor. Let’s dive …

Apps

21 Google Search Tips You Need to Learn

You've only scraped the surface; here's how to become a Google search super sleuth.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Learn the Basics About How to Use Flipboard

Flipboard is your all-the-time-place for the stories you care about. So how does it work?<p>Get know our most essential features:<p><b>Follow</b> your favorite topics, publications, and social feeds to populate the <b>For You</b> home feed <b></b>(previously known as Cover Stories).• <b><br>Flip</b> the articles that matter to you into</b> …

Drones Can Be Fun—and Educational

It’s my job this year to answer questions like the one above. As a teacher on special assignment currently serving as curriculum coordinator for my …

Make Your Classroom Truly Global

This post is sponsored by Samsung. All thoughts and opinions are my own. <br>One of the great things about being a connected educator is the …

Homebase

Why I Want My Students Using Social Media - Reason #3: Sharing Our Awesome

We all do great things in our classrooms, schools, and educational worlds. No matter your position or grade level, you do something awesome that …

10 Seconds At A Time, A Teacher Tries Snapchat To Engage Students

What's the first step of learning?<p>Paying attention.<p>Which may be hard for students to do when they're constantly peeking at their phones. So, as the adage goes: If you can't beat 'em, join 'em.<p>One app that teachers are embracing is Snapchat. That's the one where you send a video or picture, and then …

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