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Google Docs Scavenger Hunt by Catlin Tucker

Google Docs Scavenger Hunt by Catlin Tucker | On education | Scoop.it
With the new school year, comes new students and a steep technology learning curve. My goal is to make learning how to use technology fun and engaging. Given how many tools we use, that's no small feat! Many of my

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GwynethJones's curator insight, August 4, 10:53 AM

LOVE this Scavenger Hunt! Thanks,

@Catlin_Tucker  !!!

Nancy Jones's curator insight, August 6, 10:40 AM
clever idea to start the school year, especially with those who have school provided devices. They would have either an introduction or a refresher course. The game aspect of it would be particularly attractive .


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Google Image Search Tips via Educators' Technology

Google Image Search Tips via Educators' Technology | On education | Scoop.it

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GwynethJones's curator insight, April 1, 2:35 PM

LOVE this....but I love @CreativeCommons more!

Lee Hall's curator insight, April 4, 9:44 AM
Great infographic to help students or teachers search for images for research or projects. 
Marianne Hart's curator insight, April 14, 10:57 AM
Great way to search your family tree. I can also see  this being used to research potential job and college applicants.  
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Did you know Google translate can do all of this... and offline!

The Google Translate app offers many ways to connect with people across language barriers including voice, conversation, camera and offline modes.

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Dr. Theresa Kauffman's curator insight, December 17, 2016 10:49 PM
This is so very cool! I just love Google!
Sandy Bernstein's curator insight, December 19, 2016 7:47 AM

Amazing Features of Google Translate!

Rob Hatfield, M.Ed.'s curator insight, December 23, 2016 9:18 AM
This can assist within the ELL teaching and learning environment.
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46 Hidden Tips and Tricks to Use Google Search Like a Boss: Infographic

46 Hidden Tips and Tricks to Use Google Search Like a Boss: Infographic | On education | Scoop.it

How often do you use Google to find something on the internet?

If like a lot of people you use Google every day you’ll be astounded by the number of hidden tips and tricks their search facility offers.

Find 46 of them featured in this infographic.


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Kelly Coffee's curator insight, January 9, 2015 10:46 AM

Nothing hidden about these "tips & tricks" - just standard every day library functions. This is not new, most these functions have been used since Win95, the days before we see the net as we do now. Nonetheless, whatever it takes for people to finally catch up and educate themselves about easier searching techniques! 

Venkatesh Iyer (venkyiyer.com)'s curator insight, March 11, 2016 3:42 AM
And you do need Google power, right?
Teresa Maceira's curator insight, April 8, 2016 8:32 PM
Add Google hacks to a students research skill set
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Introduction to Google Tools: Free self paced video course: Udemy

Introduction to Google Tools: Free self paced video course: Udemy | On education | Scoop.it

Google Webmaster Tools, Google Analytics, and Google Tools - Free Course


This course gives an overview of several powerful Google tools that are free to web site owners. It focuses mainly on Webmaster Tools and Google Analytics. Webmaster Tools helps web site owners track the health of their website. Google Analytics helps web site owners track conversions and visitors.


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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, April 19, 2014 9:52 PM

Use E-Books and Videos to get stared with Google tools. 

Tom Perran's curator insight, April 21, 2014 10:54 PM

Great place to start your journey into the world of Google tools for education! 

Heinz Krettek's curator insight, March 27, 2015 2:40 AM

Selbstlernkurs für Google Tools

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Social Media Infographic: Finding Your Way Around Google+

Social Media Infographic: Finding Your Way Around Google+ | On education | Scoop.it

It’s about time you give some love to Google+, a social media platform set to attract more people not only because of its new dressed up interface, but also by the recent features added.


Google+ is obviously betting big on photos as it launches its ability to “auto awesome” images uploaded to it. Its mobile app came through with its refreshing updates as well. All in all, it has been a very active month for Google+ and the new wave of features is projected to increase its social networking share.

Now here’s an infographic ready to turn anyone who’s willing to make the jump an instant Google+ savvy user.


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Jordan Anderson- www.havefunandprofit.com's curator insight, July 18, 2013 8:23 PM

It is now far more better!

Athena Catedral's curator insight, August 6, 2013 5:52 AM

Succinct cheat sheet for Google + posting

John Thomas's curator insight, February 12, 2014 1:47 PM

Social Media Infographic: Finding Your Way Around Google+

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7 Vital Google Image Search Hacks

7 Vital Google Image Search Hacks | On education | Scoop.it
Where do you go when you need to search for something? Probably Google. Where do you go when you need to find images? I’m guessing the same again.

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Jim Lerman's curator insight, May 6, 2013 2:52 PM

At last, here's how to find Similar Images again. I thought it was gone!

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15 Ways for Students to Use Google Keep [infographic] | Shake Up Learning

15 Ways for Students to Use Google Keep [infographic] | Shake Up Learning | On education | Scoop.it
  PinterestHelp Students Get Organized, Track Progress, Take Notes, and more with Google Keep! Google Keep is a robust G Suite tool that can help teachers and students create and share notes, lists, and reminders. There are so many possibilities that I decided to put together this post and infographic with ideas for how Google Keep can …

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Patricia Papazoglou's curator insight, April 5, 1:28 PM

The free download by Kasey Bell is worth getting.  It has clear directions and explanations of how to use all that Google for Education has to offer.

 

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7 Google Forms Templates to Use in Your Teaching via @medkh9

7 Google Forms Templates to Use in Your Teaching via @medkh9 | On education | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education

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Ines Bieler's curator insight, February 19, 4:06 PM

LOVE me some Google Form Templates & Ideas!

Melissa Molitor's curator insight, February 20, 8:33 AM
The tools we use in our classroom should reflect the technology that they should be able to implement in their lives.
Rob Hatfield, M.Ed.'s curator insight, February 24, 8:26 AM
7 handy Google forms to use in your 21st Century teaching and learning environments.
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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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Jennifer McGuff's curator insight, August 1, 2015 4:49 PM

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

Christine Rounsevell's curator insight, August 26, 2015 8:28 PM

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

ManufacturingStories's curator insight, November 19, 2015 5:31 PM

#Google #Education #Apps

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46 Hidden Tips and Tricks to Use Google Search Like a Boss: Infographic

46 Hidden Tips and Tricks to Use Google Search Like a Boss: Infographic | On education | Scoop.it

How often do you use Google to find something on the internet?

If like a lot of people you use Google every day you’ll be astounded by the number of hidden tips and tricks their search facility offers.

Find 46 of them featured in this infographic.


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Kelly Coffee's curator insight, January 9, 2015 10:46 AM

Nothing hidden about these "tips & tricks" - just standard every day library functions. This is not new, most these functions have been used since Win95, the days before we see the net as we do now. Nonetheless, whatever it takes for people to finally catch up and educate themselves about easier searching techniques! 

Venkatesh Iyer (venkyiyer.com)'s curator insight, March 11, 2016 3:42 AM
And you do need Google power, right?
Teresa Maceira's curator insight, April 8, 2016 8:32 PM
Add Google hacks to a students research skill set
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Google Apps Tutorial: How to use slide master in Google Presentation

A short tutorial to show how quick and easy it is to use the slide master feature to update the look of your presentation. Google Presentation is part of the...

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Linda Dougherty's curator insight, November 10, 2013 10:23 PM

Will be adding the slide master feature to student and teacher tutorials for Google Presentations.

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100+ Google Tricks for Teachers

100+ Google Tricks for Teachers | On education | Scoop.it
From super-effective search tricks to Google tools specifically for education to tricks and tips for using Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Calendar, these tricks will surely save you some precious time.

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Hector Ariceaga's curator insight, August 12, 2013 3:01 PM

From the basic to the more advanced, these tips will help get the most out of Google's tools.

Annika Hultén's curator insight, May 17, 2014 2:56 PM
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