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Teach from Home Now that schoolwork is happening at home, students are spending more time than ever online. Here are tips and tools to help families manage and support children's use of technology. How can I learn about the technology my child is using for school? Learn about Google's tools Read our Guardian's Guides to help you learn how teachers and students are using Google's products, from Chromebooks to G Suite for Education. Coronavirus: 14 simple tips for better online teaching The past few days have seen increasing numbers of schools and universities across the world announce that they are moving to online-only learning. Hundreds of thousands of teachers are busy working to move their face-to-face lessons online. Designing online courses takes significant time and effort.
Google Chrome’s Link to Text Fragment extension – Top Tools for Learning A recent article in MakeUseOf, You can now link to specific text on a website explains “If you have ever wanted to share an article with someone but direct them to a specific part, you’ll love Google’s new Chrome extension. It’s called Link to Text Fragment, and it allows you to link to specific text on a website. Or, as Google calls it, a Text Fragment.” Here’s the link to the Link to Text Fragment extension for Google Chrome Here’s a tutorial video: How to install and use Link to Text Fragment Chrome Extension
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