How To Use Google Drive To Capture Your Great Ideas & Never Lose Them Google Drive already ties all your favorite Google services together and adds a whopping 15GB of free storage. With all this right at your fingertips, you can’t help but feel like you need to make good use out of it all. Why not start by using Google Drive to make your ideas stick and make them more effective? Move over Evernote — here’s how you can use Google Drive to keep and grow your ideas. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 10 Tips to Make Engaging Presentations in Google Drive August 26, 2015 Google Slides is a powerful application that allows you to create, edit and share presentations. There are a wide variety of interesting features provided by Slides which make it an ideal presentation tool to use in class with students. First is its integration with Google Drive allowing you to not only save your presentations to the cloud and access them across different devices but it also means that you can integrate content from other apps such as Sheets, Docs, and Drawings right into your slides. The collaborative features such as co-editing and synchronous collaboration are also great for students group work.
Share and collaborate from anywhere Share your screen to anyone, anywhere, wirelessly. Share your phone, tablet or computer screen to anyone in a Slingshot session—regardless of how they're connected. Choose to share the entire screen or just a specific application. Anyone in a Slingshot session can view the screen being shared, and no one is left out because a device isn't compatible. Document sharing made simple. Visual aids and documents are an important part of every meeting. 5 Powerful Questions Teachers Can Ask Students My first year teaching a literacy coach came to observe my classroom. After the students left, she commented on how I asked the whole class a question, would wait just a few seconds, and then answer it myself. "It's cute," she added. Um, I don't think she thought it was so cute.
Storage Take your data anywhere you go... Safely store your images, documents, music, and other files online just like on your own computer. Access your Inbox.com Storage wherever you go. Synchronize your online Storage with a designated folder on your computer. Classroom Timers - Fun Timers We've decided to put our new fun timers, and timers for classrooms into a nice sub-section. These are great timers for children, or maybe meetings, or anything really. They just add some extra fun to the usual countdown timers :-) Classic Classroom Timers: Explosive Fun Timers:
MediaFire: Unlimited File Storage MediaFire is a popular online file storage service. It can work pretty well both for personal and business purposes. Whether you’re looking for a simple file host to keep a dozen of personal files online or something that will enable you to share hundreds of files with several people. There are no restrictions on the storage space or the number of files users can upload. The upload page lets you upload up to 10 files at the same time. As you upload the files, the upload progress bar gives you a nice overview of the upload speed and estimated time to complete the upload.
11 Virtual Tools for the Math Classroom More and more classrooms are gaining access to technology that can be used with students. Whether you're modeling a lesson, creating stations, or working in a one-to-one classroom, virtual tools can promote student engagement while increasing academic success. Here are some apps for iPads -- along with a few other tips -- that can transform your daily lessons and are definitely worth checking out! Base Ten Blocks