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Educational Technology Guy: Two infographics with tips for becoming a Power Google User!

Educational Technology Guy: Two infographics with tips for becoming a Power Google User! | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
Google is an excellent research and search tool, but there are some tips and features that a lot of people don't know about. These two inforgraphics have some great tips and information on getting more out of Google.

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John van den Brink's curator insight, March 25, 3:57 AM

Lots of new tips here. ( new to me anyway!)

Tony Guzman's curator insight, March 25, 2:45 PM
This article shares two infographics that can help anyone become a power Google user.
Cristian Puca's curator insight, March 27, 7:05 AM

Consejos para convertirse en un Super Usuario de Google!

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Here Is An Excellent Google Drive Tool for Creating Rubrics ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Here Is An Excellent Google Drive Tool for Creating Rubrics ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
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Tutorials - Chrome U: A UCPS Google Apps for Education and Chromebook Site

Tutorials - Chrome U: A UCPS Google Apps for Education and Chromebook Site | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
The Chrome U website is a Union County Public Schools created resource. It is designed to support Chromebooks and other Google enhanced devices. The site also supports our 1:1 access model and provides pertinent information for functioning in a cloud-based environment.
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Google tutorials for students and their Chromebooks.

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10 Things Every Teacher Should Know How To Do With Google Docs - Edudemic

10 Things Every Teacher Should Know How To Do With Google Docs - Edudemic | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
Google Docs is a powerful word processing tool that many schools have adopted. As it’s similar to Microsoft Word and other word processing tools, most of its features are intuitive to use. However, in addition to completing many of the functions of a traditional word processor, Google Docs provides even more capabilities that can be invaluable to educators.

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 Here is a great article that shows that Google Docs are more than just a word processing tool.  This article covers some add-ons and extensions that can be added to Docs to increase functionality.
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Shawn Galvin's curator insight, August 1, 2014 9:35 AM

Learned a few things here.

Suzy Hirsch's curator insight, August 1, 2014 10:40 AM

Tha nks!  Always  looking for this kind of advice!

Marian Royal Vigil's curator insight, August 1, 2014 3:08 PM

Nice general overview of functions within Google Docs that can be helpful for teachers.

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Save Any Web Page as PDF to Google Drive Using Chrome.

Save Any Web Page as PDF to Google Drive Using Chrome. | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
Save any web page directly to your Google Drive as a pdf file easily with this trick.
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A great way to show students information w/o being on the web!

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9 Things Every Student Should Be Able to Do with Google Drive ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

9 Things Every Student Should Be Able to Do with Google Drive ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it

"Google Drive is a powerful productivity suite with an increasing potential in education. From storing documents to creating stunning presentations and drawings, Google Drive empowers you with the necessary tools to enhance your productivity and augment your workflow.  I have been sharing several guides and materials on how teachers can tap into the power of this platform and this section aggregates all I have shared in this regard so far."


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Susanne Sharkey's curator insight, March 11, 2014 10:06 AM

Great suggestions on how students can use Google Docs

Nevermore Sithole's curator insight, March 12, 2014 2:28 AM
9 Things Every Student Should Be Able to Do with Google Drive
Ness Crouch's curator insight, March 29, 2014 5:51 PM

I've still got a few things to teach my class but we are getting there.

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Not ready to lose your textbook - here are 8 ways to integrate with Google Drive (...substitution SAMR)

Using Google Drive with a textbook in the classroom

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Watch this: Google Docs can automatically generate QR Codes

Watch this: Google Docs can automatically generate QR Codes | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
Did you know that Google Docs has support for QR codes built-in? That's right, if you know the right function, the Spreadsheets app can generate QR codes with whatever inputs you like.

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Jenn Alevy's curator insight, October 6, 2013 10:30 PM

This is awesome!

 

Catalina Elena Oyarzún Albarracín's comment, October 9, 2013 2:51 PM
Interesting,thank you.
harish magan's comment, October 11, 2013 8:00 AM
hi, thanks to all .
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Create Great Diagrams Using Cacoo & Google Drive

Create Great Diagrams Using Cacoo & Google Drive | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
What do you use when you need to draw a diagram? Do you do the whole thing from scratch? Do you create each and every box with a series of four lines, or do you use a program that creates the box for you?

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netquester's curator insight, July 21, 2013 5:54 AM

Link it to your Google Drive and you can use it anywhere on a mobile device.

Wanda Brown's curator insight, July 21, 2013 5:34 PM

Great tool!

Nicole Gévaudan's curator insight, July 28, 2013 5:30 AM

Version éducation gratuite jusqu'au 31 aout 3013

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52 Tips And Tricks For Google Docs In The Classroom

52 Tips And Tricks For Google Docs In The Classroom | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
52 Tips And Tricks For Google Docs In The Classroom (RT @scott_fisher: 52 Tips And Tricks For Google Docs In The Classroom http://t.co/oZsWtts9 via @zite)...

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Justine Hughes's curator insight, January 21, 2013 12:45 AM

This has been shared before but is really worthwhile and worth a look.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Five Essential Google Drive Skills For Teachers

Free Technology for Teachers: Five Essential Google Drive Skills For Teachers | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it

"This school year I've worked with a few school districts that are using Google Apps for Education for the first time. A lot of what I have done with those school districts is help to get the teachers acclimated to using Google Drive. When I sat down to plan an upcoming Google Drive training session I thought about some of the essential Google Drive skills that teachers need in addition to creating documents, presentations, and spreadsheets. Here are five essential Google Drive skills I think teachers need."


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Toni Thompson's curator insight, February 22, 2013 3:38 AM

I believe Google drive is a fantastic tool for both learners and lectures....and  its free!!!! however to further enhance the online learning experence also include google "hangout" within your tool kit. Simply brilliant! :-)

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These Quick Google Drive & Gmail Tips Will Help You Work Better

These Quick Google Drive & Gmail Tips Will Help You Work Better | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
Improve your Google Experience every day with these tips that can make you work better or faster. These Google Drive and Gmail tips will help break the rut of doing things in only one way.
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10 great obscure Google tricks for school, life | Ditch That Textbook

10 great obscure Google tricks for school, life | Ditch That Textbook | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
Google's products are widespread, so knowing all of them are next to impossible. Here are 10 you migh not know that can help your classroom or life.
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38 Ideas to Use Google Drive in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

38 Ideas to Use Google Drive in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
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The New Google Drive for Desktop

The New Google Drive for Desktop | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it

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Look for these upcoming changes!

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Great Add-ons That Are Empowering Google Drive - EdTechReview™ (ETR) - Linkis.com

Great Add-ons That Are Empowering Google Drive - EdTechReview™ (ETR) - Linkis.com | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
Here is a list of some Google Drive add-ons for education purpose.
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Another great resource!

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80 Interesting Ways to Use Google Forms to Support Learning | The Curious Creative

I am pleased to relaunch this popular resource form the Interesting Ways series after a little bit of TLC. If you are new to the idea behind the
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Microsoft OneDrive Works To One Up Google Drive - NewsFactor Network

Microsoft OneDrive Works To One Up Google Drive - NewsFactor Network | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
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Microsoft OneDrive Works To One Up Google Drive
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Look out Dropbox and Google Drive, Microsoft seems poised to compete for customers with its made-over SkyDrive personal Relevant Products/Services service.
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25 tips and tools to make Google Drive better

25 tips and tools to make Google Drive better | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
Get the most out of Google Drive with these 25 tips, tools and tweaks for power users.

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Alfredo Corell's curator insight, November 26, 2013 2:01 PM

Google Drive is a lot of things. It's a cloud-based storage service, it's an online office suite, and it's the connective tissue that ties numerous Google services together.

Elena Orlova's curator insight, November 27, 2013 9:22 PM

Google Tools 

Jennifer Turner's curator insight, February 24, 2014 1:42 PM

Yeas!  A great tool for Google Drive users!  There is so to learn with google drive and this resource helps make the tool even more productive for you to use in your classroom.

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Embed Videos with Google Drive- A Useful Tip for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Embed Videos with Google Drive- A Useful Tip for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it

 If for any reasons you do not want to upload your classroom videos to YouTube and are looking for another free hosting video that can allow you to upload and share your videos Google Drive is one of your best options. Only few Google Drive users know that there is a functionality in Google Drive that enables anyone with a Google Drive account to instantly upload their videos and after the upload you can get an embed code to integrate your video anywhere on the web. Here is how you can do it.


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Darleana McHenry's curator insight, October 4, 2013 6:30 PM

I think that this can be used to share videos among teachers as well.

Nataliasterns's curator insight, December 25, 2013 6:09 PM

Para embeber videos que no querés subir a youtube

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Southern Wells Chromebook and Google Apps Resources - LiveBinder

Resources for Chromebooks and Google Apps (Some iPad resources)
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Tips Every Teacher should Know about Google Docs in Education

Tips Every Teacher should Know about Google Docs in Education | Google Drive Resources | Scoop.it
Tips Every Teacher should Know about Google Docs in Education ( Great Easy Guide ) ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning. Tips Every Teacher should Know about Google Docs in Education ( Great Easy Guide ) ...

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