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100 Ways To Use Google Drive In The Classroom. 100 Ways To Use Google Drive In The Classroom Updated: 2018 by Students and educators have a wealth of learning and productivity tools available to them online. Google offers some of the highest-quality resources on the web to meet all your study and teaching needs, and all you need to access them is an internet connection. The Google Docs collection provides a streamlined, collaborative solution to writing papers, organizing presentations and putting together spreadsheets and reports. Ed note: This is an older post, so some of these features or links may be out of date.

Keyboard Shortcuts Navigate your documents and screen a lot faster when you use these keyboard shortcuts for formatting and more. Productivity Hacks. 100 Ways To Use Google Drive In The Classroom. 9 formas de usar Google Drive en formación online -Infografía- Seguro que muchos de vosotros/as conocéis el potencial de Google Drive, pero quizás no tengáis en cuenta muchos usos de esta herramienta en formación online. Para aquellos que desconocen cómo utilizar Google Drive en e-learning y para los que aún no han probado esta alternativa educativa, hemos creado este post. Os resultará muy útil como complemento a vuestros cursos online en ClassOnLive. 5 Google Drive Tools For Better Docs, Spreadsheets, Slides, and More. Advertisement Today, you can do just about anything with Google Drive.

5 Google Drive Tools For Better Docs, Spreadsheets, Slides, and More

Storage and collaborating on documents in the cloud are old-fangled. Think more creatively and you can find a way to do it on Google Drive or tap into the huge habitat of third-party Drive apps that have flourished around it. Here are five such tools if you want to start thinking beyond simple documents, spreadsheets, and slides. 5 Great Google Drive Video Tutorials for Teachers. A Short Guide to Getting Started With Google Drive. Everything Teachers Need to Know to Master Google Drive. 10 Google Drive Activities Teachers Can Do Using Chrome Apps. The Comprehensive Google Drive Guide for Teachers and Students. January 26, 2014 Google Drive is one of the fundamental tools in our digital toolkits as teachers and educators.

The Comprehensive Google Drive Guide for Teachers and Students

Whether you want to compose a document, create a presentation, design a sheet, or share a beautiful drawing you made, Google Drive provides you with the tools to do that on any device and anywhere you are with an internet connection . Given this huge importance of Google Drive for teachers, I have created an entire section here packed full of tips, tricks, ideas, and third party tools to enable you to better tap into the full educational potential of this platform. Today, I am sharing with you a treasure trove of practical guides on how to use each tool in Google Drive. This is the same list I have been using to create guides I share with you here in this blog. All the guides below are created and shared by Google help centre. 10 Important Activities Teachers Should Be Able to Do on Google Drive. Use Your Voice to Give Students Feedback on Google Drive - Cool Kaizena Updates. This is a guest post from Greg Kulowiec of, an advertiser on this blog.

Use Your Voice to Give Students Feedback on Google Drive - Cool Kaizena Updates

This post first appeared on Kaizena is an outstanding web based tool that allows teachers to provide audio feedback on student work that has been created and shared through as Google Docs. A Step By Step Guide on How to Locate and Add Add-ons to Your Google Drive. October 12, 2014 It seems from the emails we keep receiving from some of our readers here that they still did not grasp the concept of add-ons that Google released a few months ago.

A Step By Step Guide on How to Locate and Add Add-ons to Your Google Drive

In a nutshell, add-ons are third party tools created to add capabilities to your documents and spreadsheets.The majority of these add-ons are created by independent developers not affiliated with Google. Since the release of this new feature that supports third party extensions in Google Drive, the add-ons store is now teeming with all kinds of applications to use on your documents and spreadsheets. These tools cover a wide variety of services and enable users to perform some enhanced functionalities on their documents and spreadsheets. Here some good add-ons we have previously reviewed for teachers: Here is how to locate and install an add-on on your document or spreadsheet. Color Code and Organize Your Google Drive - Ladybug's Teacher Files. It seems like I rely more and more on my Google Drive each year of my teaching.

Color Code and Organize Your Google Drive - Ladybug's Teacher Files

I upload my favorite resources to folders, create docs for my students to use in Google Classroom, store maps for Social Studies, upload photos of our Science experiments...there is just so much you can do with the drive. And I really love how easy it is to organize your files. But, truth be told, I was never a big fan of the layout and colors. A sea of gray folders is never really helpful when you are a busy teacher trying to find docs on the fly. And, while you can colorize the folders, there is only so much control over the order they can be displayed. Or is there? I've had my folders colorized for a few years, but I learned something new. And it gets better. You can even include some basic symbols to organize those folders even further: 37 ideas para usar Google Drive en clase #infografia #infographic #education. Popsci. A Comprehensive Collection of Some of The Best Google Drive Add-ons for Teachers and Educators.

January 4, 2015 Google Drive has proved to be an indispensable tool in teachers digital toolkit.

A Comprehensive Collection of Some of The Best Google Drive Add-ons for Teachers and Educators

It provides everything teachers need to write up a document, create a quick presentation or spreadsheet and design beautiful visuals and drawings, creative possibilities in Google Drive are endless. Additionally, Drive works across different devices and platforms so you can easily continue working on your documents anywhere you go and without even the need for Internet connection. In 2015 Google Drive has known a lot of improvements with the addition of a number of key features. We have covered all of these features in Drive for Teachers section here in EdTech and mLearning. 25 tips and tools to make Google Drive better. 15 Best Google Drive Add-Ons for Education. Great Google Drive Add-ons for Teachers - A PDF Handout. 72 Google Drive Shortcuts You Should Know. We’re big Google Drive users at Imagine Easy, and we know how powerful it can be in education too.

72 Google Drive Shortcuts You Should Know

Do you even remember what life was like before the all-in-one platform? It’s hard to imagine. Time is of the essence for educators—in the classroom, while you’re grading, or planning lessons for the week. Using keyboard shortcuts instead of a mouse increases efficiency and saves time, and that adds up! A rough estimate suggests we can save 8 days per year just by using keyboard shortcuts.1 To help you get started with learning shortcuts in Google Drive, we’ve compiled a comprehensive list, so you can start saving time today.

*Note: On PCs, ⌘ = CTRL Create New Items Access Google Docs: Google Forms: Google Presentation: Google Drawings: = Shift + tPresentation = Shift + pSpreadsheet = Shift + sDrawing = Shift + dFolder = Shift + fForm = Shift + o Edit Shortcuts Paragraph Formatting. 10 Google Drive Activities Teachers Can Do Using Chrome Apps. March 5, 2017 Upon the request of some of our readers here in EdTech and mLearning. we went ahead and created the infographic below which you can download and share in PDF format from this link.

10 Google Drive Activities Teachers Can Do Using Chrome Apps

The visual is based on our post '10 Practical Digital Activities Teachers Can Do on Google Drive Using Chrome Apps'. Each activity is realized through a selected number of Chrome apps. We only featured apps that are integrated with Google Drive. These activities are: Create Visual outlines (mind/concept maps) of complex concepts, ideas and tasksMerge, convert, edit and share PDF documentsCreate and share online presentationsCreate, track and work on collaborative projects in real timeCreate and edit online forms, surveys, spreadsheets, diagrams, flowcharts, and Excel filesCreate stunning visual contentRecord, edit and share audio clips Make and share podcasts and mixesCreate and share videos and animationsEdit, crop, resize and fine-tune images.

How to Add a File to Multiple Folders in Google Drive without Copying. Gmail works around the concept of tags (or labels) and any email message can belong to one or more tags.

How to Add a File to Multiple Folders in Google Drive without Copying

Google Drive has folders instead of tags and thus any file or folder in Drive can have a single parent folder. For instance, if you have uploaded a presentation file in Folder-A, it can’t simultaneously exist in Folder-B. Right? 3 Helpful Google Drive Settings You Should Know. Google Drive Tutorial 2017. 10 Google Drive Hacks for Education. As classrooms use Google Apps more regularly, they'll begin to come up with more efficient ways to work and share.

10 Google Drive Hacks for Education

Some of these ideas may already be a part of your routine. 1. Keyboard Shortcuts The mouse is great, but it will eat you up if you have to produce a lot of work quickly, especially if you're making comments on multiple student docs. Ctrl C is copy and Ctrl V is paste. But the star of this show is the comment shortcut – Ctrl Alt M. 2. Speaking of comments, you can stylize your comment text with italics, bold, or strike through. 3. A NEW Google Drive Cheat Sheet. Pinterest Ready for the NEW Google Drive? Here’s a quick cheat sheet to get you started with the Drive management window. Now that the NEW Google Drive is rolling out to users, I decided to update my cheat sheet.

I broke the drive window into four sections to make it easier to read. I also decided to put the keyboard shortcuts in a separate document so you can download that as well. A Must Have Google Drive App for Teachers. May 8, 2014 Since the introduction of add-ons to Google Drive a few weeks ago, I tried several of these extensions on my Google Drive and I am really impressed by the great service some of them offer. Today, I am sharing with you one of my favourite apps to use on Google Sheets. This add-on is called Doctopus. 3 Google Drive Tools for Creating Professional-looking Diagrams and Flowcharts.

4 Great Google Drive Tools to Create Stunning Visual Content to Use in Class. Adding some variety to your teaching content can positively impact students learning and comprehension. Web 2.0 technologies empower teachers with various educational tools and apps to create engaging content. 10 Basic Google Drive Tips Every Teacher Should Know about (Poster) January 12, 2016 Whether you are a novice or veteran Google user, the visual below provides you with 10 essential tips to help you make the best of your Drive.

10 Google Drive Activities Teachers Can Do Using Chrome Apps. 12 Effective Ways to Use Google Drive in Education. 15 Best Google Drive Add-Ons for Education. 15 Expert Google Drive Tips for Teachers. By Jessica Sanders. 100 Ways To Use Google Drive In The Classroom. Create a Google Drive Folder for Each Student - Teacher Tech. A teacher was having her students work on an ongoing project where the students would save multiple documents to a folder in Google Drive. Drive Cheat Sheet – Google Learning Center. Los trucos de Google Drive que debes conocer.

Google Drive es una de las mejores opciones existentes para almacenar archivos en la nube y colaborar con otras personas. Teachers Easy Guide to Creating Quiz Shows on Google Drive. January 3, 2015 Flippity is a powerful web tool that you can use with Google Spreadsheets to perform a variety of tasks.

In the last post we published here we talked about how to use Flippity to create Flashcards and we visually demonstrated how teachers can go about creating their own flashcards using this tool. Today, we are sharing with you another great functionality provided by Flippity.