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YouTube Editing Features - Enhancements

YouTube isn't just for watching and consuming video content.  What most people don't realize is that YouTube actually has an entire video...

Sharing Student Resources Google Tone

Google Tone is a Chrome extension that allows you to share website and links directly with you students via sound. Yes, that's right. You don't have...

What is a blog?

You've probably heard the word, maybe you've read one, or maybe you've even created one, but could you easily explain what a BLOG is?  Could your...

How to Write a Quality Comment

As students navigate a world where they interact with others online, it's more important than ever to teach them how to appropriately and responsibly...

Blogging With Young Students

When teachers think of blogging in the classroom, many believe this a skill only middle school and high school students can take on.  In...

Blogging in the Classroom Infographic

If you've ever considered blogging with your students, you know what a lengthy process it can be to think through all of the benefits, possible...

PLNs - Finding & Fueling Educators

Teachers have always turned to each other for support and many would claim that the job of an educator is impossible without being connected and...

gSuite Sharing: Setting Auto Expiration

Sharing files in Google Docs, Slides, and Sheets is super easy, but once you have shared a file, it's shared until you un-share it...until now....

Clarisketch for the Chromebook

Clarisketch is an app that allows users to combine photos, annotations, and speech to explain ideas and concepts in video form.  Once only available...

What are HyperDocs?

Maybe you've heard of HyperDocs, or maybe you're just looking for a way to amp up the use of Google Documents in your classroom, but aren't quite...

The Nuts and Bolts of Creating Podcasts

Podcasts can be used across subject-areas, grade-levels, and various areas of interests to engage and educate students.  But if you're ready for...

Improving Writing With Authentic Audiences

Getting students exited about writing is hard enough, never mind having them go through the revision process with effort and diligence.  However,...

Canvas Tutorial: Create an Announcement

If you're looking for a quick and easy way to communicate with students and parents inside of Canvas, use the Announcements feature.  You might use...

Canvas Tutorial: Create an Assignment with a Google Document

FOR REVIEWIf you're a Canvas user but still love the collaborative power of Google Documents, you can combine both of these technology tools to...

Sugata Mitra: The Child-driven Education

"If children have interest, then education happens" - Arthur C. ClarkeThis TED Talk from Sugata Mitra is a fascinating look at what children can do...

17 Ways to Use Explain Everything

Explain Everything is an interactive, screencasting whiteboard tool that, well... lets you visually, explain everything.  This video creation tool...

10 Great Classroom Ideas with Google

This blog post from Matt MIller, author of Ditch That Textbook, pulls together some of the best short webinars from Google Education's on Air...

Create Better Lessons With Popplet

Having students create mind maps is a powerful way to assess their thinking and learning.  Mind maps can also be used as a way to visually...

Cult of Pedagogy: Chat Stations

Are students sitting too long? Are class discussions not working in your classroom? If you answered yes to both these questions, we have a solution...

Blogging for Student Reflection

Blogging can be an awesome tool for student reflection. It provides the student an opportunity to make personal connections and share their thought...