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Interested in monitoring student work? Give feedback regularly? Reduce student excuses? Try Google Drive!
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Using Technology Better | Google Forms And Presentation Get A Fantastic Update

Using Technology Better | Google Forms And Presentation Get A Fantastic Update | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
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A summary of the latest updates with Google Forms (including randomising your questions) and formatting your images.

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Tutorial - Clip Art in Google Drive

Tutorial - Clip Art in Google Drive | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it

Google Drive has some great image search tools under the Insert Image menu, but did you know there is an add-on just for clip-art that will give you a searchable menu of awesome clip art?

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More Add-ons

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You can now crop and add borders to images in Google Docs

You can now crop and add borders to images in Google Docs | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it

NothinYou'll have to download the standalone apps to get to work on mobile devices, but you can now crop, rotate and add borders to images inside Google Docs.

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Nothing else to add.

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Here is How to Add Images and Videos to Your Google Forms ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Here is How to Add Images and Videos to Your Google Forms ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it

Google Forms do not have to necessarily contain only textual input, adding some multimedia materials like images and videos can even make these forms more appealing and content rich. It is almost a year now since Google integrated the features to add images and videos to Forms and below are two visual guides to help you use these two features:

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Another good "How to" from Educational Technology and Mobile Learning.

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Google Drive Blog - Edit images right in Google Slides and Drawings

Google Slides and Drawings make it easy for you to tell a story and share your ideas. And a big part of storytelling is the images you use to bring a concept to life. Now it’s even easier to get those images just right, because Slides will let you crop, apply shape masks, and add borders to your images right within your presentation. 

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This is going to be very useful - particularly cropping images inside Google Slides.

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Get started using Google Drive for document sharing | TechRepublic

Get started using Google Drive for document sharing | TechRepublic | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
Sending file attachments through email is so 1999. Make the switch to share documents using Google Drive and reap the benefits.
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Google Drive now has 5,000 new stock images - Internet | ThinkDigit News

Google Drive now has 5,000 new stock images - Internet | ThinkDigit News | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
Google today announced the stock images in Google Drive has now 5,000 new photos from a wide range categories.
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New image editing options like opacity control, recoloring, and more, are now…

New image editing options like opacity control, recoloring, and more, are now built right in to Google Slides. #googleslides - Google Drive - Google+
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More changes to the editing of images in Google Slides. Includes changes to opacity, recolouring.

Google are smashing out the changes in Drive!

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5 ways to get an “A” using Google Docs - Docs editors Help

5 ways to get an “A” using Google Docs - Docs editors Help | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
Have you ever stared at a finished homework assignment and thought to yourself, “there must be a way to make this better”? Here are some tips to help you get an “A” on your next report.
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Not a lot new here but it might be something you can pass on to your students.

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LHS Lit-Techs: My Flipped Classroom Google Form

LHS Lit-Techs: My Flipped Classroom Google Form | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it

One year after flipping my Algebra 1 class I feel I have found the best way for me to have a successful flipped classroom and I wanted to share it.  Below is a sample image of the Google Form I have the students go to each day and below it I will have more detailed info for each part.

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Very clear instructions on how to use Google Forms, embedded with videos and images, to flip your classroom.

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Lee Hall's curator insight, May 19, 2014 7:40 AM

If you are thinking of flipping your classroom, these instructions will be useful to you.

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Add and edit questions, headers, images, videos, and page breaks - Drive Help

Add and edit questions, headers, images, videos, and page breaks - Drive Help | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
Once you’ve created a form, you’re ready to start adding the questions you’d like to ask. If you’d like to give your form some structure, you can also add section headers and page breaks.
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Google forms just keeps getting better.

Now you can shuffle the order of multiple choice answers to a question.

This official blog also describes how to add an image, video and page breaks.

 

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RealtimeBoard: visual collaboration

RealtimeBoard: visual collaboration | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it

Online whiteboards for visual collaboration.

 

See how online whiteboards can enrich your education process:

Use whiteboards to draw your lessons.

Discuss the tasks with students either in classroom or outside.

Access your boards any time from everywhere.

Make a presentation and show to your class.


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I have added because of the links to Google Drive. Very easy to add AND edit files on this board.  However, there is a lot more you can do with it...

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Gerald Carey's comment, January 12, 2013 6:37 PM
This is fantastic. I hope it works as well as the tutorials suggest!
frauheinze's curator insight, January 24, 2013 7:41 AM

uses Google drive

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How to Use Google Drive Free Stock Images for Google Docs, Slides

How to Use Google Drive Free Stock Images for Google Docs, Slides | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
Google Drive now offers a collection of 5000 high quality free stock images for use with your Google docs, presentation slides and spreadsheets.
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