WW-P HS South EdTech Bulletin #4

Resources for Integrating Technology into Instruction

October 14, 2016

The Suite Life

In the last edtech bulletin we posted the feedback that some of your shared in our September 16th Google Classroom survey. As you may know, Google Classroom is part of a collection of cloud-based apps formally known as GAFE (or Google Apps for Education.) Earlier this month, Google announced that they were changing GAFE's name to the G Suite for Education.

As a follow-up, Jess & I are wondering how are you utilizing G Suite's "suite" apps? (Sorry, that was too easy.) Have you had (or are interested in having) your students work on collaborative Google Slides presentation? Are you curious about how your students can use Google Draw? Have you used Google Classroom or Google Forms in a creative way?

Share your thoughts, feedback, ideas, or questions in the High School South Google Classroom. Simply add a "class comment" on Kim's announcement.

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What our teachers are saying...

The feedback about technology use in the classroom continues to roll in. Check out what some of our teachers are saying...
  • Google Classroom: What a great way to communicate and distribute materials when I'm not in class!
  • Google Forms quiz: This was so easy to use! I previously used Smart Response, but now I'm using this!
  • QR codes: I used the QR code in place of making copies of my course syllabus!

Share your thoughts, feedback, ideas, or questions in the High School South Google Classroom. Simply add a comment on Kim's "assignment."

Kim Lowden

Teacher Resource Specialist for Technology

Supporting teachers integrating technology into instruction

I can support your technology integration by:

  • Collaboratively planning lessons and units
  • Exploring new tools or updates
  • Integrating technology into existing lessons
  • Team teaching, assisting, modeling with classes or departments
  • Peer coaching
  • Problem-solving and troubleshooting instructional issues
  • Creating and sharing resources

Kindly send me an email or Google Hangout, and we will work out a time that fits with your schedule to meet 1:1, with your department, or a small cohort. You can view my calendar here: http://bit.ly/KLcalendar