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By Josh Allen | Gathering #GSuiteEDU-related articles and tutorials. #GAFE

View the world through someone else's lens in Google Earth

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Take stock of your Doc with this shortcut ➡️ Ctrl + Shift + c #TipTuesday https://t.co/6uOsxA8dya

Get a Closer Look With Street View in Google Earth VR

With Google Earth VR, you can go anywhere in virtual reality. Whether you want to stroll along the canals of Venice, stand at the summit of Mount …

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Embed websites as iframes in the new Google Sites

We’ve heard you loud and clear—you want better ways to add content to the new Google Sites. Today, we’re making it easy. Going forward, you...

Create Comic Strips in Google Slides

Yesterday I was asked for a recommendation for a completely free way for students to create comic strips online. Two options immediately came to …

10 Ways to Use Google Earth in Your Classroom

A couple of weeks ago Google released the new web-based version of Google Earth (take a tour of it here). The older desktop version of Google Earth …

Use a Screen Reader With Google Classroom

Earlier this week a follower of the Practical Ed Tech Facebook page asked if a screen reader could be used for Google Classroom. You can use a screen …

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Create "Pi Poems" with Google Sheets

A poem can take on many different forms: sonnet, limerick, haiku, free verse, acrostic, and more. One fun form of poetry that mixes writing and math …

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The Google Drive app for PC and Mac is being shut down in March

Google will end support on December 11th<p>The aging Google Drive app for desktop is officially deprecated as of today, Google announced in a blog post. Support will be cut off on December 11th and the app will shut down completely on March 12th, 2018. Users who are still running the Drive app will …

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Students can highlight & annotate ELA text passages in #GoogleClassroom with the Kami built-in app! #gafe #googleEDU #gafechat #tlchat https://t.co/wunl5HT9D3

All the ways you can use Chrome offline

No internet, no problem.<p>Internet access, whether wired or wireless, has become one of the most precious commodities of our time. But that leaves us singularly unprepared when that access gets cut off—such as when we travel to the signal-free middle of nowhere or a storm knocks out power to our home …

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tips logging in littles on chromebooks

Logging in Littles on Chromebooks @nadinegilkison www.fttechtips.com From helping K-2 classrooms in our district

10 Ways to Google-fy Your Open House and BTS Night

10 Ways to Google-fy Your Open House and BTS Night<p>By Stephen Mosley<p>If you’re fortunate enough to have a class set of Chromebooks, show them off!<p>Open …

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Gsuite Edu Training HyperDocs

Training HyperDocs Slides Superhero Training Become a Drawings Ninja Feel the Force with Forms Created by Karly Moura and Lisa Guardino Bonus! Get …

4 Reasons I’m Excited for Book Creator on Chrome

Have you thought about creating ebooks on Chromebooks? Well I’m super excited to share the news you can now access Book Creator on the Chrome web …

How to Use Book Creator's New Web App

42 Gmail Tips That Will Help You Conquer Email

It's time you became a Gmail power user. These tips will get you there.<p>Gmail has come a long way. It's not perfect and occasionally prompts ripples of outrage across its user base. But let's be honest: with Gmail you get plenty for nothing.<p>As a web app, Gmail is a constant work in progress, but the …

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Google Earth

Aw snap! The new Google Earth isn't supported by your browser yet. Try this link in Chrome instead. If you don't have Chrome installed, download it …

Google Document URL Tricks

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Get on the same page: new Google Docs features power team collaboration

<b>Name versions of a Doc, Sheet or Slide</b>. Being able to assign custom names to versions of your document is a great way to keep a historical record of …

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Case Studies: Lake Catholic High School

Challenge<p>The limitations of the traditional classroom were getting in the way of creative teaching and learning at Lake Catholic. “Teachers wanted to …

Emoji in Google Docs

They’re on your phone. They’re in a movie. They’re on clothes. They’re on social media. They’re probably tattooed on people. And yes . . . they’re in …

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week – A Summer of G Suite Updates – A Handout

Over the summer Google released a bunch of updates to some of the G Suite products that teachers and students use most. During the summer I published …

Education Technology

Favorite Chrome Extensions

Extensions for Chrome are little programs that add functionality to Google's web browser. Almost all extensions are free, and you can find and …

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Welcome to your first day of Classroom

#FirstDayofClassroom is designed around a simple premise: When teachers need help, they don’t need to look any further than their fellow teachers.<p>On …

Education

Introducing a new way to share YouTube videos

Remember the first time you heard the opening beats of “Despacito”? Your ears perked up, your foot unconsciously tapping beneath the table. Like …

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Google Classroom: You Can Add Videos - Teacher Tech

You can add videos to Google Classroom from a Chromebook or any device. Students can submit videos to Google Classroom. One thing that is great about …

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Chrome App and Extension Database

Search for the Best Chrome Apps and Extensions to Use in Your<br>Classroom!<p>There are now <b>150+ Chrome Apps and Extensions in this database</b>.<p>I have put …

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