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Read&Write for Google Chrome. Validation using checkmark.mp4. Using DocHub to Edit PDFs in Google Drive. It was three days before summer, and students were scrambling to finish the year.

Using DocHub to Edit PDFs in Google Drive

By the time a particular student approached me, I was at the end of my rope, tied a knot, and hung on – not the best place to be when a child needs you the most. He asked me if the work he missed was on Google Classroom, to which I relied, "Yes, and don't ask me anything else. You'll need to figure this out on your own.

I'm out of copies. Make it happen. " I wasn't proud of what came out of my mouth because of the obvious loss of patience for this student. I Love Surprises When I opened my inbox the following morning, I noticed a document with DocHub in the file name. He surprised me with his initiative. Since my biggest wish is for kids to take ownership of their education, I was elated that a student was opening my eyes to something that was right in front of me all this time. Applying the Lesson Next year marks the beginning of our 1:1 Chromebook initiative. Google Slides – Master slides and themes. The built-in themes provide a great springboard to make professional looking slides but what happens if you want them to look different?

Google Slides – Master slides and themes

Or what happens if you want to make your own style of slides and you only want to set it all up once? Well, with editing the Master you can create your own set of slides, which via layouts and themes, you can easily create a presentation with a personalised look or can adapt an existing one very quickly. Accessing the master editing screen Here I’ve started off with a blank presentation, which by default uses the Simple Light theme. Go to the “Slides” menu and click on “Edit master”. This opens the master editing screen. The main part is the current layout selected, showing you how the text would look and the positioning of the text boxes, objects, etc.

Finally, at the top it gives you the name of the theme and you have the chance to rename both the theme and sub titles. Editing a current theme Let’s start by editing one of the built-in themes. Google is making its educational tools more powerful. Control Alt Achieve: New Google Forms Quiz Feature vs Flubaroo.

Google Forms has long been a favorite tool for schools, and one of the most popular uses for Forms has always been online assessments.

Control Alt Achieve: New Google Forms Quiz Feature vs Flubaroo

Digital quizzes have many benefits for schools including:Automatic grading for quick feedback for teachers and students.Easy analysis of the results to determine who needs help and what content needs retaught.Use of assistive technology to have text read aloud or zoomed in for easier reading.Preparation for high-stakes online tests.Savings on paper and printing.Easy to update in the future or share with others for collaborative editing. Google Forms has always made it super easy to create quizzes, send them out to students, and collect all the responses. Google Slides – Using links to create quizzes, stories & games. Here we’ll look at the power of links and how something so simple can allow you to make your slides more interactive.

Google Slides – Using links to create quizzes, stories & games

We’ll cover: Inserting a link to a webpage From a text boxFrom an imageInserting links to different slides to create: QuizAdventure comic storyBusiness decision game Inserting a text link to a webpage The first thing to know, is that you can’t just insert a link by itself. The way you do it in Slides is to connect a link to an object. Let’s start by adding a link to a text box. The toolbar will change and you’ll see a link icon. This opens the link box. And paste in your link (with Ctrl V).

Using Google Forms for Quizzing

For Education: Save time and stay connected. ?enterprise_product=GOOGLE. Want to know how to use Google Apps to maximize student learning? Google… 5 Things You Did Not Know About Google Forms. Google Forms allows you to create pages so that all of the questions are not all on one screen.

5 Things You Did Not Know About Google Forms

In some circumstances the questions do not apply for every student. If students answer no they are not participating in a sport the section of questions about which sports the student participates in can be skipped. Google Apps for Education. Introducing Classroom for Google Apps for Education. 100+ Google Tricks That Will Save You Time in School – Eternal Code. [via onlinecolleges.net] With classes, homework, and projects–not to mention your social life–time is truly at a premium for you, so why not latch onto the wide world that Google has to offer?

100+ Google Tricks That Will Save You Time in School – Eternal Code

From super-effective search tricks to Google hacks specifically for education to tricks and tips for using Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Calendar, these tricks will surely save you some precious time. Search Tricks These search tricks can save you time when researching online for your next project or just to find out what time it is across the world, so start using these right away. Convert units. Google Tips.