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Here Is A Wonderful Google Classroom Tool for Teachers

September 3, 2015<br>Share to Classroom is an excellent new extension that teachers can use to share web pages with their classes in Google Classroom. …

Teaching the Photo Essay

Your students, if they're anything like mine, love to communicate through images—photos on Instagram,GIFsshared in a text, photo stories on Snapchat. …


Excellent Google Sheets Tools for Assessment and Grading

July 29, 2015<br>Google Sheets add-ons store has a multitude of excellent educational apps teachers can employ to enhance their productivity and improve …

Education Technology

HelloGiggles: a Positive Community for Women

No percentage marks from Red Deer math teacher

Print<p>EDMONTON - High school math teach­er Dave Martin has stopped grad­ing his stu­dents’ as­sign­ments with per­cent­age marks.<p>In­stead, the Red …


Two Good Google Drive Templates to Create Fake Facebook Pages

March 5, 2015<br>Today we are sharing with you two interesting Google Docs templates that students can use to create fake Facebook pages for a famous …

Education Technology

Excellent Random Name Selector Apps for Teachers

February 5, 2015<br>Below is a list of some very good name selector apps for teachers. The idea of such a list was born out of an email we received from …

22 Contemporary Authors You Absolutely Should Be Reading

These writers are not to be missed.


Beyond the Cronut: 15 Frankenpastries to Make at Home

Cupcakes are old news. The newest sugary sensation to sweep our fair city is the Cronut -- the croissant-doughnut hybrid created by Dominque Ansel at his SoHo bakery last month. With production of the pastry limited to 300 a day, Cronut mania has created long lines and even given rise to a seedy …


Cut Paper Illustrations by Maude White | Colossal

<p>New York-based artist Maude White (previously) continues to create beautifully rendered illustrations with cut paper, creating dozens of new pieces … is coming soon

Dancing Fishermen Myanmar

Wildlife & Wild Places<p>The Dance of the Inle Lake Fishermen. When I shot this recently in Myanmar I thought if they were doing this kind of fishing on a lake in the States, people would buy a ticket to watch the performance. These fishermen have turned their craft into an art form. Like many …


13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …