Google Docs is a popular word processing tool because it allows ready access to your documents and files from any internet connected device. It permits users to readily share documents and easily collaborate on materials. If you are already familiar with Google Docs, try out these 10 hacks to up your Google game!
Last week in the post, “iPad App Smashing Green Screen Videos from YouTube,” I described an iPad workflow for saving YouTube videos from the web directly into the camera roll of an iPad, and then using those videos as “background videos” in a composited or combined green screen video. While those steps can work, one of the required free apps (Puffin browser) is rated 17+ and may not be an app you can use with students or want to use with them because of school content filtering policies. For this reason, and to assist one of the teachers at my school as well as my wife who are working on green screen video projects with students, I searched for an alternate iPad app workflow to save YouTube videos to the iPad Camera Roll for green screen videography. In this post, I’ll explain how to use the free iPad apps i-Nigma as well as Dropbox to do this. I created a Google Slides presentation with these instructions as well as links and QR codes, for six different example videos.
Google Apps can Play a Powerful Role in Assessment Dr. Chris McGee will be presenting a full day GAFE Workshop and numerous breakout sessions at the 2015 Teaching and Learning with the iPad Conference this November.
There is no denying that Google provides some of the most useful and intuitive applications on the cloud. However, since they cover so many different categories it is no surprise that they have been bested in more than a few. ..more ›
Below are three free iBooks to download for an introduction to Explain Everything. The first book is an in depth look at all the features of Explain Everything. Click the button to download the Explain Everything Version 2 manual.
Are you using or planning to use Google Classroom in your instruction? Below is a run-down of 12 important things every student should be able to do on Google Classroom. These are basic tasks to help students manage their classes and assignments in Classroom. This work is based on guidelines provided by Google Classroom Help. The chart at the end of this post provides links to resources where students can learn more about how to go about doing each of the tasks mentioned in the visual. Enjoy
Once they overcome a bit of a learning curve, teachers who use Google Drive as a classroom tool are sure to be impressed at the usefulness of this tool and its related plugins. Google Drive can be used to store important instructional material, share documents with students and parents, and foster collaboration between students working on important…
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.