Drawings. Youtube. Keep. Slides. Maps. Tools/Apps. Drive. Molnet. Sites and blogger. Sheets. Docs. Forms. Calendar. Classroom/Gsuite. AnnelieMedoc. Arts & Culture. Översätt-gruppen. A Google a Day. Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum – Know your web – Good to Know – Google. At Google we believe in the power of education and the promise of technology to improve the lives of students and educators -- leading the way for a new generation of learning in the classroom and beyond.
But no matter what subject you teach, it is important for your students to know how to think critically and evaluate online sources, understand how to protect themselves from online threats from bullies to scammers, and to think before they share and be good digital citizens. Google has partnered with child safety experts at iKeepSafe, and also worked with educators themselves to develop lessons that will work in the classroom, are appropriate for kids, and incorporate some of the best advice and tips that Google's security team has to offer. Class 1: Become an Online Sleuth In this class, students will identify guidelines for evaluating the credibility of content online. We are always looking to improve these classes. Here’s How to Download and Delete What Google Search Knows About You. Have you ever wondered what Google Search really knows about you?
Well, now you can check, as Google has added a new feature that lets you view and download your entire search history. Yep. Everything. The feature, which was spotted by the unofficial Google Operating System Blog — though VentureBeat points out that the function was made available in January — gives you access to everything from what you searched for to the links you clicked on from those searches. It also shows you the addresses you’ve searched for. I was even able to see the list of images I clicked on while searching for pictures of cats eating spaghetti.
But there’s no reason to panic, because in addition to being able to download your search history, you can clear it. First, here’s how to download your history: 1. My Favorite Internet Search Tips for Teachers & Students. YouCanBook.Me -Streamline Meeting Scheduling. YouCanBook.Me is a meeting scheduling tool that integrates with your Google Calendar.
YouCanBook.Me allows people to book fixed blocks of time in your calendar. You identify the times in your calendar that you are available to meet. Then when someone needs to schedule a meeting with you, you send him or her a link to your booking calendar. Visitors to your calendar click a block and enter their email addresses to reserve a block of your time.
When a block of time is reserved you receive an email alert and the other person receives a confirmation email. Put a Planetarium in Your Web Browser. Planetarium by Neave Interactive is a website on which you can specify your current location and it will show you a map of the night sky based upon your location and the date.
You can also use Planetarium without specifying your location and instead explore the night sky from any place on Earth. For Google Chrome users, Planetarium offers a Chrome Web App that you can add to your browser. Applications for EducationPlanetarium could be an excellent website and Chrome App to use in lessons about astronomy. Students can compare the constellations they see at home with those of people in other parts of the world at the same time. When students place their cursors over a star in the virtual planetarium they can see the star's name and the name of constellation that it belongs to.
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Working... ► Play all Google Tutorials by Richard Byrne123 videos36,241 viewsUpdated 6 days ago Play all Sign in to YouTube. Search by Image. How to Create a Quiz Show With Flippity.net. Must Have Microsoft Web Based Apps for Teachers. June 9, 2014 Several teachers still don't know that Microsoft Office has a set of powerful web based tools that are similar to the desktop versions of its powerful Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Calendar.
These tools are hosted on the cloud and you can use them anywhere you are with an internet connection. Microsoft web-based office tools are similar to Google Drive tools. My favourite Microsoft app I have been using on my MAC for awhile now is Word Online. This is way better than Google Doc especially when it comes to writing extensive pieces of writing. I used Word Online to write my MAEd thesis and it worked pretty good. Here is a quick overview of some great Microsoft apps you can use to increase your productivity. OneDrive.