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Google Basics for Teaching - Course. Google for Education: Training Center. For Education: Computational Thinking (CT) is a problem solving process that includes a number of characteristics and dispositions. CT is essential to the development of computer applications, but it can also be used to support problem solving across all disciplines, including math, science, and the humanities. Students who learn CT across the curriculum can begin to see a relationship between subjects as well as between school and life outside of the classroom.

CT involves a number of skills, including: These skills are supported and enhanced by a number of dispositions or attitudes that include: Confidence in dealing with complexity Persistence in working with difficult problems Tolerance for ambiguity The ability to deal with open ended problems The ability to communicate and work with others to achieve a common goal or solution See our Computational Thinking Concepts Guide for a printable version of this list, along with teaching tips for each concept. The Gooru. Some pretty big changes are going on at Google Gooru! The first of which was our brand new logo which we introduced yesterday (8/6), and today we're giving our newsletter subscribers and followers a sneak preview of our new website. The New Google Gooru site will launch officially tomorrow (8/8), so I wanted to give you guys a brief tour before we made the switch. The important thing to remember with this new site is that while the appearance is very different, all of the same features are available to you.

We've organized all of our content into a 'mega-menu' at the top of the screen with the three main sections of the Google Apps ecosystem: Migrate, Adopt and Enhance. The Migrate section features content specifically for any organizations interested in making the switch to Google Apps. The Adopt section will look a lot like the old Google Gooru site. The Enhance section is designed for Google Apps Admins and users who want to get more out of the Google Apps experience. Create the Perfect Syllabus Using Google Docs. Open Online Education. 5 Ways Google Tools Can Make Education More Exciting.

Google’s no stranger to the education space. Teachers have been benefiting from the tools they create for years. Every time Google adds a new product or tool to their offerings, teachers get to work figuring out creative ways their students can benefit from it. Whether or not you’ve been using Google tools in your classroom for years or are just now starting to consider their potential, a little inspiration never hurts. If you want to break outside of some of the obvious uses and give your students something fun and exciting to work on with Google, one of these ideas could do the trick. Assign Students Expert Interviews with Google Hangouts Several educators have used Google Hangouts to bring famous people and politicians into the classroom for lectures or discussions.

Have them each identify an expert or professional on the subject of their choice and set up an interview with them over Google Hangouts. After their interview, have students write up a recap of what they learned from it. Google+: Catlin Seaview Survey Underwater Hangouts. Schedule. Google for Education 101 (in 101 seconds) Discussions in Google Docs. Sharing in Google Docs. Introducing a new Google Docs. Using Forms in Google Docs. Google Drive for Android. Google Cast: Now for audio. Google+ for Android. Meet the new Google Drive.

Beginning Analytics: Interpreting and Acting on Your Data. Búsqueda de información en Google Académico. Acerca de Google Académico. Cómo funciona Google Académico - Google. Google Cast: How to cast. Google for Work. Open Online Education. Google for Education. It’s “Wednesday Wake Up” at the Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School (PALCS). Ms. Kofeldt’s 9th grade English students log into Tackk to review her latest prep materials for the upcoming Keystone exam. PALCS is unique because it is a public cyber charter school and each student attends class on the Internet. Ms. Kofeldt uses the Tackk app with her students to create and deliver lessons. “In an online setting it’s tough to have the social aspect of a brick and mortar school. We rely on technology to help create our own community where students can share projects they are proud of with others. Edu on Air may2015. Formularios de Google: crea y analiza encuestas de forma gratuita.

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