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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5 Reasons to Replace PowerPoint with Google Slides | Technology and Learning @insidehighered

5 Reasons to Replace PowerPoint with Google Slides | Technology and Learning @insidehighered | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it

How long have you been using PowerPoint? How familiar is PowerPoint for putting together our presentations, talks, and classes that we automatically default to this Microsoft Application. I give lots of talks, and I always use PowerPoint. Now I’m thinking of making the switch from PowerPoint to Google Slides.

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Five reasons to make the change. The biggest one for me is the first - it's built for collaboration. I have successfully used this with groups of senior students and got some really good results.

No more, "My partner is away so I can't do any work today" or "I left it home. Can I do it tomorrow?"

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Steps in teaching and learning: How to embed Google Docs into Blogger

Steps in teaching and learning: How to embed Google Docs into Blogger | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
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Very quick article on how to embed Google documents into any site that accepts HTML.  This includes Spreadsheets and presentations.

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Publish Your Google Docs to the Web

Publish Your Google Docs to the Web | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
When you share a link to a Google Doc with someone it very likely is in the editing mode look. The viewer will see the WYSIWYG toolbar, the margins and other things that give you the impression tha...
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How to publish your Google Docs documents online.  It includes how to generate a link or an embed code.

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