Category Archives: Google Apps

Google For Education First Newsletter

This month, Google launched their first Google for Education newsletter.  Here are some highlights: Drive for Education, now with unlimited, free storage In a blog post yesterday we announced Drive for Education, which allows you to work without limits. Free to any school using Google Apps for … Continue reading

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Read&Write for Google

Last March I introduced the Chrome Web Store. At the Google Summit I was introduced to Read&Write for Google.  This is a fantastic Chrome extension for anyone who struggles with reading.  It is a good alternative to Kurzweil, and is … Continue reading

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“What Does It Mean To Be Literate in the Age of Google?” Dan Russell

Dan Russell, Über Tech Lead for Search Quality and User Happiness at Google gave this lecture at Princeton in February 2012.  Here is the keynote link.  It is a great question to ask ourselves:  Are we literate?   Think of how … Continue reading

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Google Drive Research Tool

This evening I was putting together a presentation in Google apps, and on the right hand side of my presentation was a new feature of Google that I had not seen before, but had heard about this past weekend from Christopher Craft.  The … Continue reading

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Google Summit: SearchResearch!

This weekend I spent all day Saturday and Sunday at a Google Summit.  It was amazing!  I hope to add a tidbit of what I learned everyday. On Sunday, the keynote speaker was Dan Russell. He works at Google, studies … Continue reading

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Creating Course Calendars for Students to Access Online

Our 1:1 Learning Initiative is underway.  We began to distribute the macbook airs last Monday.  I have encouraged students to use their student google calendar.  If you, as a teacher create a calendar for each of your courses, students can … Continue reading

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