There are many options for cloud storage but if you are a G Suite user, Google Drive should be your go to. Google Drive is of course your cloud storage but to make full use of your drive while keeping it organized, there are some tips and tricks that can help. Welcome to episode 9 of Somethin’ to Tech About where we are discuss ways for making Google Drive even better than it already is!
Welcome to a Bonus Episode of Somethin’ to Tech About! As a global community, we are hearing of K-12 schools, universities, and businesses, experiencing the impact of the Corona-virus. Many are staying connected with students and employees through virtual communication. With this in mind, we are sharing our top three suggestions for connecting home, school, and work during extended absences. If you are a business, school, or university planning for extended absences, here are some things to consider.
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In the world of education, data is huge. Using Google Sheets to collect and manage that data can be a real benefit for educators. Beyond that students can collect Science data, track their grades, and more. Today's challenge will have you manipulating some data to practice just some of the features of Google Sheets.
Google Slides have features that can turn your presentation into more than just a presentation! Creating interactive slide presentations immerses the learner into the learning. Challenge 4 offers a template for getting started. Are you up to the challenge? Scroll and click "Challenge Accepted" image.
Google Docs is probably one of the most used Google apps in the classroom. Although popular, many of the built-in features are unknown or overlooked. In this challenge, we discover some of those features that will increase productivity for educators and students alike.
How does it look when you have students conduct research using the web? Often times, students type in an entire question and assume the first result from that search is the one they need to use. The sheer number of results can be overwhelming and choosing the best result is difficult. Let’s take some time to learn how to narrow down the number of results to make searching more effective.
We want to wish everyone a Happy New Year as we gear up for another season of Somethin’ to Tech About! Have you made your resolutions yet? Whether you have or not, we would love for you to add listening to our podcast to your list and we think this new season will give you Somethin to Tech About.
It is 2020 and we are offering Digital Evidence of Active Learning or D.E.A.L. with IT challenges. The more D.E.A.L. with IT challenges you accept, the more tools you will have to support your students as they think critically, work collaboratively, stimulate creativity, and practice communicating - all 21st century learning skills.
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