Collaborating with others on the real-time editing of Google Sheets spreadsheets is very productive, but with many people editing in the same spreadsheets, it’s possible to modify data that wasn t meant to be altered. In Google Sheets it s possible to protect whole sheets or specific ranges, and specify who can make edits.
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If you open a Google Docs or Spreadsheet you will find a new option in the menu bar named Add-Ons. An Add-On is a way to add functionality to Docs and Sheets through integration with 3rd party apps. It's similar to the Google Chrome Apps store.
There are many useful tools to Add-On to Google Docs to improve the efficiency of working in Google Docs. You'll find Add-Ons to help you get your own work done, and also for use in the classroom.
Google is a more powerful tool than most people realize. You can get much more refined searches with Google's built-in tools, advanced operators, and third-party extensions. You can also use it for some pretty cool stuff if you know the right tricks.
"Once your kids get out of school, your day as a parent has only just begun. They still have homework, sports and chores to contend with, and it’s your job to keep track of all those activities. The iPhone is not a replacement parent by any stretch of the imagination, but it can act as a great tool to help you juggle after school activities. These 10 apps are perfect for creating, organizing and tracking after school activities for your kids."
This week in Tools of The Modern Educator we take a look at Remind101. Remind101 is a simple service that allows educators and students to communicate via text messages without revealing any phone numbers. How cool is that! What Is It? Remind101 is in that class of application that solves a problem many educators didn’t …
"Google Hangouts, the combination instant messaging (IM), video, audio, and VoIP calling app for iPhone and iPad, has been updated to version 2.0. That means an iOS 7 make-over, iPad optimization, 10-second audio recordings, and most importantly — animated stickers! (Joking! The most important update is the ability to vanquish the appalling shake-to-send feedback non-feature!)"