Using Google Drive in the classroom
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Using Google Drive in the classroom
Interested in monitoring student work? Give feedback regularly? Reduce student excuses? Try Google Drive!
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Google Drive Explained: Usage, Video and Download

Google Drive Explained: Usage, Video and Download | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
Explore Google Drive to learn how to sync your files on all your devices and share them with friends
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For those that need a background understanding of Google Drive and how it works, here is quite a detailed post explaining it. It comes with a video.
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Div1 Edtech in EPSB: Math Problem Solving Using Google Docs

Div1 Edtech in EPSB: Math Problem Solving Using Google Docs | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it

I saw James Peterson at the Google Apps for Education Summit in February. He is a secondary teacher from Ontario in a 1-to-1 setting. He uses a daily math problem using Google Forms and Blogger. Students are also encouraged to make their own daily math problems.

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One teacher describes the process of using Google Docs to help with problem solving.

It includes some useful suggestions on how it can enhance the learning of maths.

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How to Share a Folder of Google Docs

How to Share a Folder of Google Docs | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
Sharing a bunch of documents with a group isn't as hard as it sounds.
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Google Drive - How does it work?

Google Drive - How does it work? | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
In this post, I'll explain what Google Drive is and how it works.  It's important to have an overall understanding of how it works before diving into the details. When you log into Google Drive, your computer connects to the place where your files are stored.  This is 'in the cloud' which is actually a…
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For people (teachers and students) who are new to the concept of cloud computing, here is a brief explanation of how Google Drive works, including the concept of sharing files.

As I work with people who still cannot get this concept clear in their heads, this could be a worthwhile resource.

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Three features to help make presentations with Google Slides | ZDNet

Three features to help make presentations with Google Slides | ZDNet | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
Google's office suite may not be as feature rich as Microsoft's Office, but the apps are easy to use. These simple features make it even easier to build Google Slides presentations.
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An explanation of the three new features in Google Slides.

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