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CV19. WHR19. Google Cardboard: Explore and Create. G Suite Google Apps Training Chrome Extension - Teacher Tech. Awhile back Google bought a company, Synergyse, that integrates G Suite training into the Google Apps.

G Suite Google Apps Training Chrome Extension - Teacher Tech

Using Gmail, Google Drive, etc… tutorials will pop up directing you through how to use the product. This is really important so we can allow teachers to be more knowledgeable of using Google products. Too often we spend our precious PD time on how to click on stuff rather than how to teach with it. Install the G Suite Chrome extension from the Chrome Webstore. Obviously, you need to be using Google Chrome to be able to install a Chrome extension. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2016. International Days - Global Issues - TakingITGlobal. Potential Power of Blogging for Pedagogy. About ETR Community EdTechReview (ETR) is a community of and for everyone involved in education technology to connect and collaborate both online and offline to discover, learn, utilize and share about the best ways technology can improve learning, teaching, and leading in the 21st century.

Potential Power of Blogging for Pedagogy

EdTechReview spreads awareness on education technology and its role in 21st century education through best research and practices of using technology in education, and by facilitating events, training, professional development, and consultation in its adoption and implementation. Bored of your Board? Here are some ideas & tips for making the most of your board, be it black, white, green or smart – although to be honest I’ve never used the whiteboard more than since we got smartboards in our classrooms.

Bored of your Board?

While you’ll be familiar with most of them I hope there’s something new for everyone. A creature of habit I always start the lesson in the same way, by asking students the date, the weather (for younger children) and what we did last lesson, a great way to recycle language and get everyone back into an “English class” frame of mind. For older classes I write a historical event that took place on this day (which I get from the This Day app), these leads to a quick discussion on the event, or the students guess the job of the person if it’s something like “Joseph Lister was born on this day in 1827″.

I then add the objectives and activities at the top and note absent students to one side, that way when I take a photo of my board at the end of class I have all the information I need. X for Mac: Free Photo Editor. PhotoScape X for Mac Fun and Easy Photo Editor PhotoScape Editor is the easiest and the fastest photo editing tool.

X for Mac: Free Photo Editor

Besides basic features such as resize, crop and rotate, you can apply a variety of effects/adjustments with just one click. You can also decorate your photos by using tools like frames, stickers and brushes. For more professional features, PhotoScape X Pro offers curves, level, color balance and more. From the Home Tab, you can easily resize, crop and rotate photos and apply a variety of effects, filters and adjustments.

PhotoScape Viewer allows you to check and organize your photos in convenient way. You can view your photos and sort/filter by various options. If you are afraid of editing hundreds of photos one by one, we recommend you to use Batch. Thrass Australia.

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Body language. Internet. The 8 Best Chrome Extensions As Chosen By Teachers - BetterCloud Monitor. 1.

The 8 Best Chrome Extensions As Chosen By Teachers - BetterCloud Monitor

You’re one click away from sharing that awesome webpage Shareable content is in style. Whether you want to share that YouTube video your friend must see, a Buzzfeed article that describes your feelings perfectly, or an insightful article your co-workers would appreciate, sharing content is simplified with the Send by Gmail Chrome Extension. 2. LastPass is the last password you’ll need to remember Sigh, another password to remember can sometimes feel like moving a mountain as far as your memory availability goes. 3.

Ok, we know that Chrome extensions are exciting, but they can also be overwhelming. 4. Teachers share a lot of websites. 5. What if you could have your computer read to you out loud? 6. Teachers swear by this Chrome extension. 7.Send your students to the same website with two clicks Keeping your students on the same page can be a tough task for any teacher. 8. Education to employment: Designing a system that works. Around the world, governments and businesses face a conundrum: high levels of youth unemployment and a shortage of job seekers with critical skills.

Education to employment: Designing a system that works

How can a country successfully move its young people from education to employment? What are the challenges? Which interventions work? How can these be scaled up? These are the crucial questions. Video In this report, we attempt to answer them. We started this research recognizing the twin crises of a shortage of jobs and a shortage of skills. The state of the world’s knowledge about education to employment is akin to that regarding school-system reform a dozen years ago, prior to groundbreaking international assessments and related research. For more on this research, download the full report, Education to Employment: Designing a System that Works (PDF–8.30 MB).