10 Google Chrome Tips and Tricks

I use Google Chrome every single day so I'm always excited to learn and share tips and tricks! In this blog, I hope to share some ideas for Chrome that you may find extremely useful! Today's topics: Utlizing your Omnibox, searching Drive and Gmail from within your Omnibox, pinning tabs, creating Groups for your tabs, … Continue reading 10 Google Chrome Tips and Tricks

Google Chrome Has a New QR Code Generator! Tutorial and 20 Integration Ideas

What is a QR code? QR codes are scannable barcodes that allow users to gain access to information quickly. Users may use their device's camera (if scanning QR codes are supported) or download different QR code apps and extensions such as The QR Code Extension to either scan or create codes. The QR codes may … Continue reading Google Chrome Has a New QR Code Generator! Tutorial and 20 Integration Ideas

Pump Up the Jam(board)

What is Jamboard? Jamboard is a FREE collaborative whiteboard application that is part of the G Suite for Education. Educators have found Jamboard extremely beneficial for increasing engagement and opportunities for collaboration. Students may collaborate in real-time while using the drawing, text, image, sticky notes, shapes, and laser tools. Users with access to a PC … Continue reading Pump Up the Jam(board)

Consolidate Assignments by Using Google Sheets

Are you creating beautiful daily lesson plans for students using Google Slides? Are your assignments posted into Google Classroom along with links, tasks, and templates and followed with a detailed checklist created in Docs? I'm sure you spent a lot of time creating these resources! But, are we creating too MANY resources and links for … Continue reading Consolidate Assignments by Using Google Sheets

Google Slides Yearbook

No one can say this school year wasn't interesting. Can you believe it's almost over? As we approach the end of the school year you may be wondering how you may collaborate on a digital yearbook. The answer is simple....Google Slides! Template: TinyUrl.com/Yearbook4Slides This yearbook was designed for elementary students but you can find more … Continue reading Google Slides Yearbook

Snap Camera! Engage Students During a Virtual Meet

What is Snap Camera? Snap Camera is a FREE application that allows you to use different lenses on your computer while recording videos, taking photographs or participating in video chats using Google Meet, Zoom or Skype. There are thousands of lenses or filters to choose from including the traditional Snapchat filters as well as designs … Continue reading Snap Camera! Engage Students During a Virtual Meet

EdTech Companies Offering FREE Subscriptions During School Closures

Wakelet Collection Educational technology companies from around the world are currently offering access to their premium subscriptions during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here is a Wakelet collection of offerings curated from Twitter. Please note: I have not spent time determining the quality of these resources. As always , remember to check the Terms of Service and … Continue reading EdTech Companies Offering FREE Subscriptions During School Closures

Integrating Slides Audio: Next Level

Educators have been very excited to explore the possibilities of inserting audio into Google Slides. If you haven't heard, teachers and students may now record audio and then insert the audio clip into their presentations. But how do we use this feature? Do we just record ourselves reading the content of each Slide? No way! … Continue reading Integrating Slides Audio: Next Level