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Can Google Help Students Master the Art of Online Search?

Can Google Help Students Master the Art of Online Search? | Current Updates | Scoop.it
Free resources aim to help learners find reliable information quickly.

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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, January 16, 2013 10:22 AM

Learning to use Google should be part of every curriculum. (I know there isn't room in your day for more, but this is fundamental to the 21st Century citizen. Make room.)

Carey Leahy's curator insight, January 16, 2013 4:03 PM

If you don't have a 'search strategies' program in place - here are some ideas for those who 'Google it!'

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Google Quizes

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How to create a self-grading quiz using Google Forms.

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Katie Frank's comment, December 30, 2012 10:51 AM
I am so up for this! :)
Jeff Domansky's curator insight, December 30, 2012 12:37 PM

This is a very easy to use tool, well explained with good potential for marketing, training, PR and community relations.

asnal abbas's comment, December 31, 2012 4:33 AM
survived in lowland lowland semogah year there is a change in 2013
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Ray Kurzweil Teams Up With Google to Tackle Artificial Intelligence

Ray Kurzweil Teams Up With Google to Tackle Artificial Intelligence | Current Updates | Scoop.it
Think we’ll have artifical intelligence by 2029? Ray Kurzweil does. He is simultaneously idolized and infamous for saying so. And now he will put his ideas to the test. On Friday, Kurzweil announced he’s accepted a position with technology giant Google as Director of Engineering. Like all things exponential, the new relationship is on the fast track—he starts Monday.
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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, December 17, 2012 7:54 PM

The inventor of speach to text and optical character regognition technology (and the futurist promoting the singularity concept) is bound to trigger new technology at Google. 

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New Online Discussions for Teachers

Susan Salvo's University Project for 2012. This video discusses the use of interactive discussion boards or "conversation boards" using Google products.

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Mozilla to developers: Come build apps for Firefox OS!

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Mozilla continues its Firefox OS outreach, this time taking the case for its new mobile operating system to its community of developers. But it's not an easy sell.


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How to Create Google+ Posts That Get Read, +1ed, and Re-Shared

How to Create Google+ Posts That Get Read, +1ed, and Re-Shared | Current Updates | Scoop.it

Content marketing using Google+. Take advantage of the rich formatting, variety of content options, and SEO benefits Google Plus has.


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Googlassroom: Google in the classroom?

Googlassroom: Google in the classroom? | Current Updates | Scoop.it
I write a lot about the iPad. This is because we’re an iPad school and I’m an eLearning leader. However, luckily, we’re also a Google school! Our school has signed up for the Google education suite years ago, and every staff member and student has a gmail account. Thank the heavens!

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15 Lesson Plans For Making Students Better Online Researchers - Edudemic

15 Lesson Plans For Making Students Better Online Researchers - Edudemic | Current Updates | Scoop.it
How do you make students better online researchers? By understanding how they can and should use Google, of course!

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80+ Google Forms for the Classroom | edte.ch

80+ Google Forms for the Classroom | edte.ch | Current Updates | Scoop.it
Google Forms is a great tool and I hope to use it more throughout this year.

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4 mobile technologies Apple and Google need to get right

4 mobile technologies Apple and Google need to get right | Current Updates | Scoop.it

Make NFC interoperable, Standardize video-out and mirroring in Android, Reimagine Passbook as a true mobile wallet and Modernize the phone in our smartphones


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Alexander Bakoulis's curator insight, January 14, 2013 2:20 AM

Praying this is not going to be like apple maps. 

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10 Amazing Google Search Hidden Tricks That Will Surprise You

10 Amazing Google Search Hidden Tricks That Will Surprise You | Current Updates | Scoop.it
Google is probably the most useful and effective search engine among all others. People can blindly rely on Google for any kind of search and for any kind of

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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, December 18, 2012 9:44 PM

Enter certain words into the Google search box and you get different results. Just enter ASKEW and you would be forced to tilt your head.

Deborah Owen's curator insight, December 19, 2012 5:42 AM

Enter certain words into the Google search box and you get differentresults. Just enter ASKEW and you would be forced to tilt your head.

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Google Zeitgeist 2012 : une année de recherches

Google Zeitgeist 2012 : une année de recherches | Current Updates | Scoop.it
1.2 trillion searches, 146 languages. What did the world search for in 2012?
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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, December 16, 2012 9:48 PM

Fun for search Geeks!  From the profound to the mainly trivial... what are we searching for?

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19 handy Google tricks that you weren’t aware of

19 handy Google tricks that you weren’t aware of | Current Updates | Scoop.it
After covering everything that Google Search has to offer, you can easily forge that search only forms one small part of the Google behemoth. With so many different features and clients ...

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DOWNLOAD Beyond the Inbox: The Power User Guide to Gmail

DOWNLOAD Beyond the Inbox: The Power User Guide to Gmail | Current Updates | Scoop.it
So, you think you’ve got the hang of Gmail, but you’re sure it can do far more for you? Are you certain there are better ways of managing your email than your current methods?

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Good to Know – Google

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Click here to edit the content...


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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, December 2, 2012 12:46 PM

There's always more to know about Google. 

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Using Google’s Advanced Image Search Features (4:35) | Under Ten Minutes

Using Google’s Advanced Image Search Features (4:35) | Under Ten Minutes | Current Updates | Scoop.it

In an effort to stem teacher apprehension about letting students at the elementary level just “google” their image, Fred Koch created this screencast on the features of Google Advanced Image Search. In particular, this tutorial points to the importance of citing images, finding images which are ‘labeled for reuse’ and examining the SafeSearch options.


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Get more out of Google: Tips for students doing online research [infographic]

Get more out of Google: Tips for students doing online research [infographic] | Current Updates | Scoop.it
This is a great online research infographic that could be turned into a poster for the classroom.

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Cultural Institute – Google

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The Google Cultural Institute helps preserve and promote culture online...

 

Explore the Cultural Institute site

 

We have created this site to provide a visually rich and interactive online experience for telling cultural stories in new ways. Discover exhibits by expert curators, find artifacts, view photographs, read original manuscripts, watch videos, and more.


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