3 Ways to Differentiate Learning in the Classroom with HyperDocs

This is a post from Guest Instructor Shaelynn Farnsworth. HyperDocs or “HyperLearning” as I prefer to call it, involves a well-crafted digital lesson for student use which engages them in inquiry-based learning and can differentiate learning in the classroom. It typically involves the …

Three Simple and Powerful Ways to Provide Feedback in Google Docs – From Tom

Three Simple and Powerful Ways to Provide Feedback in Google Docs – From Tom

This post first appeared on Daily Genius. Many teachers know that Google Docs serves as a great platform for providing feedback on student writing, but may not have an efficient system that encourages both student critical thinking and ownership of the editing …

#ettChat with Greg Kulowiec: Three Approaches to Formative Assessment with GAFE

#ettChat with Greg Kulowiec: Three Approaches to Formative Assessment with GAFE

Each week EdTechTeacher will bring you a new, short video (10-15 minutes) by one of the staff exploring an app, web tool or idea in the world of educational technology centered around a new theme each month. This month, we explore Formative Assessment, …

10 Google Docs Hacks Every Teacher Should Know – from Jennifer Carey

10 Google Docs Hacks Every Teacher Should Know – from Jennifer Carey

This post first appeared on Daily Genius. Google Docs is a popular word processing tool because it allows ready access to your documents and files from any internet connected device. It permits users to readily share documents and easily collaborate on materials. …

How School Administrators can Harness the Power of Google Drive – From Jennifer Carey

This post first appeared on Daily Genius. One of the most effective ways for Administrators to empower and encourage their faculty to use new and innovative tools is to model best practices by employing them in their own administrative duties. Google Docs, …

An Introduction to the New Google Drive iPad Apps That Offer Better Offline Support – From Samantha Morra

This post first appeared on Free Technology for Teachers. Google just announced new apps for Google Drive. Earlier this month, I wrote about how Google Drive is one of the Two Free Google Apps that Bring Out the Best in an iPad. …

What Every School Leader Should Know about Google with Holly Clark – LIVE Blog from Beth Holland

What does Google Apps for Education bring to a school and a classroom. Google’s motto is to share and collaborate, so how do we leverage this capacity to transform curriculum? Beyond using Google to search and to word process, Holly wants us …