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HCS Learning Commons newsletter is a dynamic hub, made up of our blended virtual and physical learning commons.  Exciting things happen around literacy, technology, social media, homeschooling and classroom pedagogy.
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The advanced Google searches every student should know | eSchool News | eSchool News

The advanced Google searches every student should know | eSchool News | eSchool News | HCS Learning Commons Newsletter | Scoop.it
“Did he seriously just ask that?” Well yes, I recently seriously just asked a group of students if they knew advanced Google searches. And yes, the students got a good laugh from my question.

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Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's curator insight, November 23, 2015 8:06 PM

Getting the right search terms in Google right the first time will help students locate the right information.  Article on search terms in Google and tools for finding info.

Elizabeth Hutchinson's curator insight, November 24, 2015 6:45 PM
A good insight into finding great resources using an advanced research strategie.
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Free Technology for Teachers: The 2015 Google Science Fair Is Open

Free Technology for Teachers: The 2015 Google Science Fair Is Open | HCS Learning Commons Newsletter | Scoop.it
RT @KSzajner: The 2015 Google Science Fair Is Open http://t.co/u0rH02hqji #edchat #edtech #mnlead #plsas #edtechchat #mnedchat #gafesummit
Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's insight:

Students come and join in the science fair fun with Google!

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Read&Write for Google for Struggling Readers & Writers

Read&Write for Google for Struggling Readers & Writers | HCS Learning Commons Newsletter | Scoop.it
Texthelp provides literacy software solutions for individuals, K-12 students, higher education students, and publishers.

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Monica S Mcfeeters's curator insight, September 24, 2013 9:56 PM

This might come in handy if you are in one of many schools around the country that doesn't have a reading specialist available to work with students.

nativemedia's comment, September 25, 2013 5:21 AM
fabulous
Cindy Medeiros's curator insight, October 5, 2014 7:22 PM

Free for teachers. Must use Google Chrome

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22 Chrome Apps Every Teacher Should Know about

22 Chrome Apps Every Teacher Should Know about | HCS Learning Commons Newsletter | Scoop.it
RT @colonelb: 22 Chrome Apps Every Teacher Should Know about http://t.co/vm3c1bMubW #edchat #edtech

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Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's curator insight, March 25, 2015 12:03 AM

Chrome apps for your use in the classroom.

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Google Tips and Tricks - "I didn't know I could do that in Google!"

Google tips and tricks presentation to educators on Nov. 6, 2014 at BIT14 (ECOO) in Niagara Falls Ontario Canada.

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Google tips to share!  Thanks Sinead!

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Jennifer McGuff's curator insight, August 1, 2015 9:49 PM

Google tips, tricks and tutorials that I definitely did not know about it.

Christine Rounsevell's curator insight, August 27, 2015 1:28 AM

Ok. I admit I didn't know Google could do half those things!

ManufacturingStories's curator insight, November 19, 2015 10:31 PM

#Google #Education #Apps

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The Entire Guide to Google Search Features for Teachers and Students

The Entire Guide to Google Search Features for Teachers and Students | HCS Learning Commons Newsletter | Scoop.it

Check out the features of Google search for your students!


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