Digital Literacy

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You'll Never Guess How Much #ClickbaitBooks Cheered Our Week

Book titles rewritten in the style of clickbait articles: here are 9 shocking ways to kill a mockingbird!<p>Here's one simple tip from a bookshop that will get schoolchildren excited about their school English books.<p>After a tweet from Waterstones, their followers rewrote their favourite book titles as …

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Help! Now I'm getting too many notifications!

Help! Now I'm getting too many notifications!<p>Congratulations! You’ve set up email forwarding from your YRDSB Google Apps for Education account …

Forward YRDSB Google Apps Email to Outlook Mail

Instructions online at http://bit.ly/yrdsbgmail<p>Forwarding your Google Apps Email (@gapps.yrdsb.ca) to your YRDSB Outlook Email (@yrdsb.ca)<p>Many users …

Super Quiz Full Guide

Anecdotal Voice Comments with Google Forms and Mobile Devices

One of the biggest challenges for me as a classroom teacher was keeping track of my observations and anecdotal comments. My normal solution was to …

Signing in to Google Drive

One of the most common questions I get from teachers who are new to Google Chrome is, "Why is it asking me to sign in to Chrome?"<p>The answer is that …

Getting Started with the Google Drive Desktop App

The Google Drive Desktop App allows you to sync folders from your computer with your Google Drive Account. It functions much like Dropbox except that …