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20 Google Docs Secrets for busy teachers and students.

20 Google Docs Secrets for busy teachers and students. | Gone Google | Scoop.it
Google Docs has revolutionised the way we create and edit content on the web.
It is a genuine collaboration tool like nothing that has come before it.

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Robin Thompson's curator insight, May 13, 2013 3:16 PM

Our school just became a Google Apps for Education school, so this is a must for us!

Begoña Iturgaitz's curator insight, May 20, 2013 9:30 AM

Erabiltzen duzuenontzako 'trukoak'

Tom Perran's curator insight, July 13, 2013 9:18 PM

Lots of new ways to use Google Docs!

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Using Google Docs to Facilitate A Writing Workshop ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Using Google Docs to Facilitate A Writing Workshop ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Gone Google | Scoop.it

While I was working on a presentation I will be delivering next week in the Mount  university on teaching digital writing  , I came across this great resource on how to facilitate a writing workshop using Google Docs.


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Gerald Carey's curator insight, February 9, 2013 5:16 PM

This is an introduction to sliderocket show by the very talented Susan Oxnevad (who has her own Google Docs scoop.it site worth following).  

The slide show is a very good summary of the key features of Google Docs and may be worth showing to others who are thinking about using it.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Google Drive Videos Now Available in HTML5

Free Technology for Teachers: Google Drive Videos Now Available in HTML5 | Gone Google | Scoop.it

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Gerald Carey's curator insight, February 22, 2013 10:42 PM

As Richard Byrne says in his article, this will be useful more for iPad and iPhone users.  Nevertheless, this is a great improvement.

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Free Technology for Teachers: A Short Guide to Using Google Drive on Your iPad

Free Technology for Teachers: A Short Guide to Using Google Drive on Your iPad | Gone Google | Scoop.it

For a devoted Google Drive user like myself having Google Drive on my iPad is a must. Last week I had some questions from readers about how to use Google Drive on their iPads. This weekend I put together a short guide to using Google Drive on your iPad. The guide is embedded below.


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Gerald Carey's curator insight, March 25, 2013 6:57 AM

Richard Byrnes is so helpful...

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Writing with Google Docs: Foster Collaboration & Creation (While Addressing Common Core)

Writing with Google Docs: Foster Collaboration & Creation (While Addressing Common Core) | Gone Google | Scoop.it
The following is a guest post by Catlin Tucker, one of SimpleK12's presenters. Click here to watch Catlin's Webinars inside the Teacher Lear

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Gerald Carey's curator insight, March 30, 2013 6:17 AM

A good introduction to the Drive plus how to use it to write debates, assess peers, write poetry as a group, brainstorm, map an essay, create a timeline and some others.  A good range of teaching and learning techniques using the Docs.

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Using Google Apps to Learn and Teach Part 2: Google Docs aka ...

Using Google Apps to Learn and Teach Part 2: Google Docs aka ... | Gone Google | Scoop.it
... Our Blog · Who are we? For Teachers and Schools · eBuntu – Web-Based Education Solutions ... Google Drive is a fully functional office suite that offers word processing called documents, spreadsheets, drawings, presentations and forms.

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TIPS EVERY TEACHER SHOULD KNOW ABOUT GOOGLE DOCS ...

It also has a desktop version that you can install on your computer and which will make it very easy to sync files between your computer and your Google Drive account. Google Documents is part of ... google docs in education.

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15 Tips and Tricks to Get More Out of Google Drive

15 Tips and Tricks to Get More Out of Google Drive | Gone Google | Scoop.it
The use of cloud storage and the different services it has to offer is becoming more and more apparent with the use of today’s technology.

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Gerald Carey's curator insight, April 8, 2013 3:17 AM

Includes keyboard shortcuts, adding photos, sharing and editing, export and import, revision history,templates, forms, saving and others.

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8 Things Every Teachers should Be Able to Do with Google Docs ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

8 Things Every Teachers should Be Able to Do with Google Docs ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Gone Google | Scoop.it

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Gerald Carey's curator insight, April 10, 2013 7:30 AM

Some simple tips for new users

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Free Technology for Teachers: Google Docs for Teachers - A Free eBook

Free Technology for Teachers: Google Docs for Teachers - A Free eBook | Gone Google | Scoop.it

New guide to Google Docs updated after the latest changes to the Docs. From the terrific Mr Byrnes.


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Jennifer Lowton's curator insight, August 7, 2013 9:23 AM

Nice guide for teachers using Google Apps by @rmbyrne

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Share directly from Google Drive desktop app - Google Gooru

Share directly from Google Drive desktop app - Google Gooru | Gone Google | Scoop.it
Google Gooru

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New Gmail App for iOS Gets Tighter Ties With Google Services

New Gmail App for iOS Gets Tighter Ties With Google Services | Gone Google | Scoop.it
Google adds slight changes that allow iPhone and iPad users to now choose Google defaults for viewing YouTube videos and Google Maps, or for Web browsing.

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Free Technology for Teachers: A New Collaboration Option in Google Forms

Free Technology for Teachers: A New Collaboration Option in Google Forms | Gone Google | Scoop.it

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Gerald Carey's curator insight, January 31, 2013 3:27 AM

Hat tip to Mr Byrne!

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Google Drive Features – Screencast

Google Drive Features – Screencast | Gone Google | Scoop.it
Google Drive has more features than I could possibly list, but when it comes to using it for freelancing, there ...

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Gerald Carey's curator insight, February 13, 2013 12:51 AM

Screencast video on how to back up files, share work, collaborate efficiently and search for files quickly.

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Creating Self Grading Assessments With The Newly Updated Google Forms


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Gerald Carey's curator insight, February 27, 2013 6:32 AM

Self-grading assessments.

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"Infusing Math Class with Google Docs" Slideshow

"Infusing Math Class with Google Docs" Slideshow | Gone Google | Scoop.it
It's always great fun presenting at Global Math!  If you want to actually hear the entire presentation (and all of the great questions that went with it), go to Global Math. If you would like anyth...

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Gerald Carey's curator insight, March 22, 2013 8:23 PM

This is a slideshare presentation about using Google Documents in the Maths Class.  There is a link to the audio version.

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How to Password Protect a Document in Google Drive.

How to Password Protect a Document in Google Drive. | Gone Google | Scoop.it
Most of us are logged into Google full time in PCs or SmartPhones. Password protect your Google drive document to prevent peeping toms from seeing your sensitive information.

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How to create online forms with google drive formerly 'google doc ...

One of many advantages of google drive is that you can create you online Word processing, such as, word document, spreadsheet, presentation, drawing and online form. Online form is best when you want to get feedback on ...

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Google Apps for Education - Improving Writing Instruction in the Class

Google Apps for Education - Improving Writing Instruction in the Class | Gone Google | Scoop.it
Google-Apps-for-Education I must admit a teacher failing on my part. I have terrible handwriting. That clean, clear, neat handwriting so often seen in elementary classrooms does not come naturally to me.

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Two Reflective Teachers: Using Google Drive for Book Clubs

Two Reflective Teachers: Using Google Drive for Book Clubs | Gone Google | Scoop.it

Since we have been embracing Google Drive this year in our classroom and trying to use it in as many ways as possible, I decided to try using it for book clubs too.


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Gerald Carey's curator insight, April 8, 2013 4:45 AM

This is a good example of the power of many students editing one document.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Using Google Drive for Online Discussions of Primary Sources

Free Technology for Teachers: Using Google Drive for Online Discussions of Primary Sources | Gone Google | Scoop.it

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Gerald Carey's curator insight, May 4, 2013 12:36 AM

Series of very clear steps on how to use Google Document's comments to discuss a primary document.  Mr Byrnes at it again!

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Free Technology for Teachers: New Comment-only Option Available for Google Sheets

Free Technology for Teachers: New Comment-only Option Available for Google Sheets | Gone Google | Scoop.it

Beginning today Google Sheets (spreadsheets in Google Drive) will have a comment-only sharing option.


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Gerald Carey's curator insight, May 4, 2013 7:18 PM

As the article says, if you want to post an spreadsheet for student analysis by comment, then this is now available for Google Spreadsheet (as it already is for Google Docs). Thanks, Mr Byrne.

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Awesome Cheat Sheet on Google Docs Shortcuts

Awesome Cheat Sheet on Google Docs Shortcuts | Gone Google | Scoop.it

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8 Ways for Students and Teachers to Create an Event in Google Calendar

8 Ways for Students and Teachers to Create an Event in Google Calendar | Gone Google | Scoop.it
Google Calendar is a mainstay app of many teachers because of its scheduling abilities, reminders, and easy access across all devices. It is used for sharing assignments with students, scheduling d...

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