It's Tech Tuesday!
March 22, 2016
Google Classroom Training
Wednesday, March 23rd, 3:45-4:30pm
Brademan's Lab on Middle School Campus.
Teachers from any campus are welcome!
This training is for teachers that need help setting up classes, distributing handouts, making assignments, and turning in assignments. Basic understanding about Drive organization and collaboritive sharing is required.
You will see both the teacher view and student view.
*Training for classflow, grading, troubleshooting, going paperless, and compatibility with other programs will follow at a later time.
RSVPs are enabled for this event.
Happy Birthday, Apple!
In addition, Apple has also released their latest update, iOS 9.3. Included in the new update is Night Shift, which adjusts your device's colors at night to help you sleep better; you can now keep your private info in Notes under lock and fingerprint, as well as new sorting features; more personalized News; easier to find 3rd party Health apps; and more features with CarPlay.
Finally, this update includes a preview of new features that will make it even easier for schools to put devices where they'll hav the greatest impact...in the hands of students.
Google Classroom and Nearpod...So Happy Together!
Other Google integrations in Nearpod inlcude:
- Google Single Sign On
- Access to Google Images and Google Drive when creating lessons
- Student access to Google Images and Google Drive when submitting “Draw-It” activities
- “Nearpodize This” Google Chrome extension to convert Google Slides lessons into Nearpod lessons
- YouTube video sharing to student devices
- PDFs lessons and post-session report export to Google Drive
- Google Drive export for student notes
Click on the video below to find out more!
Using Word Clouds in the Classroom
Access with an Expiration Date
Google is introducing the ability to set an expiration date for specific user access to files in Google Drive, Docs, Sheets and Slides.
Make Beautiful Presentations
Here are 7 tricks to make beautiful presentations in Google Slides.