Using Google Drive in the classroom
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Interested in monitoring student work? Give feedback regularly? Reduce student excuses? Try Google Drive!
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Google Drive grows more powerful, feature by feature - TechRepublic

Google Drive grows more powerful, feature by feature - TechRepublic | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
In recent months, the Google Drive team improved these four features to make Drive better support how people work today.
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A good post in that it outlines some of the recent updates in Google Drive and how they can be used most efficiently.  They include information on selective downloading of files to edit offline; setting expiration dates and most interestingly, an improvement in the training pages offered by Google (go here: http://learn.googleapps.com/drive).
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Google Drive Tips and Tricks - Appirio

Google Drive Tips and Tricks - Appirio | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
Whether you use Google Apps for work or personal use (or both), you likely know how much more efficient and organized they can make your life.
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Some very useful tips for using multiple accounts for Google and switching easily between those accounts; saving the tabs you are currently using for later re-use; adding an extension to assist with training in Google Apps.

There are some others but at least this writer has chosen some topics that are a little bit different to the ones I usually scoop.

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3 Best Free Sites for Learning Google Docs for Teachers

3 Best Free Sites for Learning Google Docs for Teachers | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
3 Best Free Sites for Learning to Use Google Docs
As educators increasingly turn to the Google Suite for organizing their school and personal lives, its worth investing time in learning to get the most from their free tools and products. That said, I put the following list together from my experi
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A nice summary of some sites that have plenty of resources for learning about Google Docs.

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Google Apps Learning Center – All the training you need, in one place

Google Apps Learning Center – All the training you need, in one place | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
Get the most out of Google Apps at work or school with guides, tips, customer examples, and other training resources.
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For those of you who haven't found it yet, here is the Google Training Centre for apps found in Google Drive. It includes links to suggested uses, training videos and tips.

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Lesson 1 - Explore Cultural Resourcess

Lesson 1 - Explore Cultural Resourcess | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it

If you’re new to the Training Center, watch this overview video (or read the transcript) to get started.

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Looking for training about Google tools?  Go here for Beginners and Intermediate training by Google themselves.

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Google Docs Training Videos | Google Gooru

Google Docs Training Videos | Google Gooru | Using Google Drive in the classroom | Scoop.it
Google Gooru offers helpful instructional videos on various tasks in Google Apps, including Google Docs tasks.
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Interesting variety of videos

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