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Google Chrome Blog: Take your Chrome to work day

Chrome is speedy, simple and secure making it a great browser to use at home, and now it's even better for your IT folks at work. Check out today's post from the enterprise blog and send it to your IT department if you'd like to ...
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21 Amazing Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With Google

21 Amazing Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With Google | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
You'll be a master of the internet with these awesome Google hacks.

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How to Work Offline in Google Chrome

How to Work Offline in Google Chrome | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
Did you know that you can read web pages inside Google Chrome even if you are not connected to the Internet. All you have to do is enable the offline mode setting. (Answer this: Google Chrome will show a dinosaur's image when you are offline.
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The Backchannel: Giving Every Student a Voice in the Blended Mobile Classroom - Edutopia

The Backchannel: Giving Every Student a Voice in the Blended Mobile Classroom - Edutopia | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
Edutopia blogger Beth Holland introduces the backchannel as a tech integration strategy for keeping students engaged in the classroom - all students, not just the ones who are always raising their hands or speaking out.

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Norton Gusky's curator insight, July 20, 7:33 AM

Good examples with personal stories including Padlet, Today's Meeting, and Socrative.

Sandra Carswell's curator insight, July 20, 9:58 AM

Backchannel tools can be used before, during, and after lessons, giving all students a voice in the conversation/discussion. Brainstorming, questioning, sharing ideas and resources.

Darleana McHenry's curator insight, July 20, 8:03 PM

I like the idea of children expressing themselves and using technology to tell a story.

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Want to build Chrome or Android apps from a Chromebook? Now you can

Want to build Chrome or Android apps from a Chromebook? Now you can | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
Want to build Chrome or Android apps from a Chromebook? Now you can: Google's Chrome Dev Editor is available i... http://t.co/Chefls5vQZ
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Chrome Will Now Let You Surf In Virtual Reality - Gizmodo

Chrome Will Now Let You Surf In Virtual Reality - Gizmodo | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
... virtual reality everywhere. According to Google's Brandon Jones, Chrome, at least the Windows and OS X versions, now support WebVR letting you use virtual reality headsets like the Oculus Rift or Google's Cardboard with it.
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The Beginner's Guide To Google In The Classroom - Edudemic

The Beginner's Guide To Google In The Classroom - Edudemic | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
Google offers a ton of solutions for students, teachers, and classrooms. Some products are intentionally designed for classrooms, others just happen to work well for that setting as well as many others.
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Hands-on with the Lenovo N20p touchscreen Chromebook - Liliputing

Hands-on with the Lenovo N20p touchscreen Chromebook - Liliputing | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
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The Lenovo N20 is an 11.6 inch Chrome OS laptop that'll sell for $279 and up when it goes on sale this summer (probably by August).
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10 Keyboard Shortcuts Every Chromebook Owner Should Know - OMG! Chrome!

10 Keyboard Shortcuts Every Chromebook Owner Should Know - OMG! Chrome! | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
So you own a Chromebook. But do you know how to use it like a ninja? Here are 10 keyboard shortcuts for Chrome that are well worth knowing.
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Google Stars Extension for Chrome Leaks: Hands On

Google Stars Extension for Chrome Leaks: Hands On | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
We've known for a while now that Google is testing a new favoriting service called Google Stars, aimed at helping users save, share, and organize Web conte (Google Stars extension for Chrome leaks: Hands on http://t.co/tGpdmSCbWP...
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How Chrome Remote Desktop Can Help You Access Other Computers - The Fuse Joplin

How Chrome Remote Desktop Can Help You Access Other Computers - The Fuse Joplin | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
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The only difference is that the app has to be installed from Google Play store.
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Web Apps - Google Resources

Web Apps - Google Resources | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
RT @mariagalanis: Nice list! Chrome Web Apps for Education. Broken down by type w/ description. http://t.co/Gs0pVGON66 #chromebook #edtech …
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5 Robust Apps For The Chromebook Classroom - Edudemic

5 Robust Apps For The Chromebook Classroom - Edudemic | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
Helping kids show what they understand by making their thinking visible should be at the heart of most pedagogically sound technology integration. Chrome apps can help you do just that if you choose the right ones.
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How to Add Questions for Students to YouTube Videos

How to Add Questions for Students to YouTube Videos | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
With the popularity of flipped classrooms showing no sign of waning, a new crop of web tools for teachers are emerging to help support instruction. In this post, I take a look at three ways that te...

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Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, December 29, 2013 6:17 AM

Adding questions to YouTube videos, whether your own or someone else's is a quick way of creating materiL for the blended classroom model. This post outlines how to do this.

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22 Apps To Make Videos In The Classroom

22 Apps To Make Videos In The Classroom | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it

22 Of The Newest--And Best--Apps To Make Videos In The Classroom


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Gary Harwell's curator insight, July 26, 11:04 AM

Are our students able to use these apps to make class videos?

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The 8 best Google Chromebook apps | Stuff

The 8 best Google Chromebook apps | Stuff | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
RT @CurtisChandler6: The 8 best Google Chromebook apps | Stuff http://t.co/PrHOJePjca via @StuffTV #edtech
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30-Second Tech Trick: How to Take a Screenshot on a Chromebook

30-Second Tech Trick: How to Take a Screenshot on a Chromebook | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
You'll need two to three fingers. Depends how crazy you want to get.

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Cool Trick for Chromebook Peeps

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Google will let you use Oculus and Cardboard VR headsets inside ...

Google will let you use Oculus and Cardboard VR headsets inside ... | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
Google's Brandon Jones has announced that he's working on a way to add virtual reality support for Oculus Rift and Cardboard into Chrome. It's the second browser to champion WebVR, since the platform has been seeded ...
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Google Play for Education and Chromebooks: A Perfect Match

Google Play for Education and Chromebooks: A Perfect Match | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
On Wednesday, Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) quietly announced that it would bring Google Play for Education to Chromebook, moving to make Chromebooks an even easier, more obvious solution for education than they have ...
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6 Ways to Free Up Space on a Chromebook

6 Ways to Free Up Space on a Chromebook | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
Reach your Chromebook’s storage limit and you’ll start seeing errors when downloading and creating files. This isn’t hard to do, as Chromebooks often come with only 16 GB of internal storage.
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In Pictures: 15 Chrome OS productivity apps that work offline - Australian Techworld

In Pictures: 15 Chrome OS productivity apps that work offline - Australian Techworld | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
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Chromebook tips and tricks: Getting the most out of your Chrome OS ...

Chromebook tips and tricks: Getting the most out of your Chrome OS ... | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
Google announced in early May that it had an entirely new lineup of Intel-powered Chromebooks in the works from Lenovo, Asus, Dell, Acer, Toshiba, HP, and LG. They're all set to launch this year too, meaning there is bound ...
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Google chrome keeps crashing: This is the Solution

Google chrome keeps crashing: This is the Solution | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
Google Chrome is growing in popularity, but it is constantly crashing and cause a series of errors. If Google chrome keeps crashing the solution here.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Guided Reading in Google Apps for Education

Free Technology for Teachers: Guided Reading in Google Apps for Education | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
RT @GSmith_: Free Technology for Teachers: Guided Reading in Google Apps for Education http://t.co/q5cMdWaQQ6

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How to Factory Reset a Chromebook (Even if It Won't Boot)

How to Factory Reset a Chromebook (Even if It Won't Boot) | Chromebooks at School | Scoop.it
Chromebooks locally sync some data, so you'll want to wipe that personal data when selling or passing on your Chromebook. You can also reinstall Chrome OS — particularly useful if you've messed around in developer ...
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Allow Anyone In The Room To Present, Project and Share Wirelessly with WePresent


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WePresent is an hardware/software combination which allows any organization to set up a conference or event room without running messy cables from the projector to the presenter's computer.

The WePresent combo makes it also very easy for anyone in the room to instantly become the official presenter, making it possible to share a presentation on the device of every attendee.


The unit also doubles up as a WiFi access point and projector access point. 


Key features: http://www.wepresentus.com/features.html 


More info: http://www.wepresentus.com/ 


FAQ: http://www.wepresentus.com/help.html 


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