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Classroom 2.0 Google Drive and Docs for Teachers 2012 Cuentas de Google Solo necesitas una cuenta Accede a todos los servicios de Google con solo un nombre de usuario y una contraseña. Personaliza Google a tu gusto Configura tu perfil y tus preferencias como más te guste. Tu información siempre disponible Cambia de dispositivo y continúa desde la última acción que hayas realizado. The 35 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You 100 Web 2.0 Tools Every Teacher Should Know About 44.24K Views 0 Likes We're always trying to figure out the best tools for teachers, trends in the education technology industry, and generally doing our darnedest to bring you new and exciting ways to enhance the classroom. 20 Free and Fun Ways To Curate Web Content 23.98K Views 0 Likes What's the best way to organize it all into at least some reasonable manner? It’s Time To Crowdsource Your School’s Social Media Policy 12.53K Views 0 Likes Every school has a different policy when it comes to social media.

10 ways to eliminate the distractions around YouTube videos Posted by admin | Posted in Character Education, Middle/High School, Primary Elementary, Secondary Elementary, Teacher Resources, video | Posted on 13-06-2012 Tags: classroom, clea.nr, clean video search, distractions, dragontape, education, kick youtube, learning, movavi, safeshare tv, saveyoutube, videos, viewpure, youtube, youtube for schools, youtubexl, zamzar What it is: YouTube is a truly wonderful learning resource. What isn’t so great: all of the garbage that can come along with it (i.e. advertising, comments, related videos…in short-distractions). Luckily, schools have some great options for using YouTube differently. Some of these tools I have written about before and some are new additions…hence the new post! YouTube for Schools- This is a YouTube that has been created just for schools. How to integrate less distracting YouTube videos into the classroom: This one is really a no brainer: want to use YouTube? Tips: Always try these tools out at school BEFORE using with students.

Search Features In addition to providing easy access to billions of web pages, Google has many special features to help you to find exactly what you’re looking for. Some of our most popular features are listed below. Everyday Essentials Weather To see the weather for many U.S. and worldwide cities, type “weather” followed by the city and state, U.S. zip code, or city and country. Back to top Reference Tools Calculator To use Google’s built-in calculator function, simply enter the calculation you’d like done into the search box. Choosing Keywords Synonym Search If you want to search not only for your search term but also for its synonyms, place the tilde sign (~) immediately in front of your search term. Local Search Local Search If you’re looking for a store, restaurant, or other local business you can search for the category of business and the location and we’ll return results right on the page, along with a map, reviews, and contact information. Health Search Trip Planning

The Best 210 Websites To Help Teachers Make Learning Fun The 90-Second History Of Education 9.77K Views 0 Likes Well here's an insanely detailed infographic to peruse. It's the history of education and details the past, present, and future. Why Flipped Classrooms Are Here to Stay Published Online: June 12, 2012 First Person By Jonathan Bergmann and Aaron Sams Premium article access courtesy of TeacherMagazine.org. Through much of our respective teaching careers, we had often been frustrated with students not being able to apply the content from our lectures to their work and daily lives. It was a simple observation: The time when students really need educators to be physically present is when they get stuck on homework questions and need individual help. We asked ourselves, "What if we prerecorded our lectures and students viewed the videos as part of their 'homework,' and then we used the class period to help students with the concepts they didn't understand?" How Our Flipped Classrooms Operate We began using the flipped classroom model in 2006, while we were both teaching chemistry at Woodland Park High School in Colorado. In that first year, we gave the same end-of-unit tests as we had before we converted to flipped classrooms. Why Teachers Are Flipping Web Only

Finance: Stock market quotes, news, currency conversions & more MarketWatch - Mar 27, 2014 BELLEVUE, Wash., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Outerwall Inc. (NASDAQ:OUTR) will report financial results for the 2014 first quarter on Thursday, May 1, 2014, after the market close. Wall Street Journal - Apr 10, 2014 Jana Partners LLC said Thursday it continues to be pleased with shareholder-friendly steps taken by Outerwall Inc. PR Newswire (press release) - Apr 4, 2014 Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding SYSCO Corporation (NYSE: SYY), Outerwall Inc.

Put multiple links into one - Oops! The bunch is either not defined or has been blocked. If you followed this bunch link from another website, you should notify the site owner. Five handy Google Docs tools you’re not using Google updates Docs dozens of times a year, here are five handy tools you likely missed. By David Politis Many companies make the move to Google Business or Enterprise by first embracing the platform's messaging components, including Mail, Calendar, Contacts and Chat. While many of your employees are probably familiar with Google's messaging components from their experience with Gmail, most employees will likely have little or no experience with Docs. 1. Google Apps recently rolled out a research tool for Google Docs. Secondly, you can highlight a word in your document and then right-click and select "Research." Once you've found the appropriate source, Google gives you the option of previewing the source, inserting a link from the source, or my personal favorite, citing the source in the footnotes of your work - this would have saved me hours of work back in college. 2. The usefulness of Docs Offline has been debated since its debut last September. 3. 4. 5. Bottom line

Finance Help Long Lots Each security is divided into Lots. These do not appear in the user interface, but they are important for calculating gains and returns. Lots, in turn, are composed of transactions. Every time you purchase shares of a stock, a new lot is opened. This is easiest to explain with examples: Suppose you buy 100 shares of XYZZ on April 1, 2008, then 100 more shares on April 1, 2009. Lot 1: Transaction: 4/1/2008 BUY XYZZ 100 Lot 2: Transaction: 4/1/2009 BUY XYZZ 100 Each BUY transaction starts its own lot. Now suppose you sold 50 shares of XYZZ on May 5, 2008. Transaction: 5/5/2008 SELL XYZZ 50 Suppose you also sold 80 shares of XYZZ on September 19, 2009. Transaction: 9/19/2009 SELL XYZZ 50 Transaction: 9/19/2009 SELL XYZZ 30 At this point, Lot 1 is considered a closed lot, that is, it has no more shares available for sale. Everything we have talked about so far applies to long lots, lots that are created by buying and holding stock. Long Lot Computations

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