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Changes to Google Classroom!

February 25th, 2015 · No Comments · Classroom, Google Tools

Today (2/25) Google released 4 new classroom features ( sorry- still no co-teacher or pre-posting of assignments).  Please click here for the post. You can know change the photo on your classroom, get the About page on the mobile app, student can attach files to classroom from other apps, and they can use emojis.

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Speech to text on chrome

February 13th, 2015 · No Comments · Classroom

Every once in a while I get a request for speech to text. Eric Sheninger shared the post from Educational Technology and Mobile Learning about Voice Recognition (aka Dictation).  I added the chrome extension and tried it- worked fairly well and I was able to export the text to a Google doc. The video above […]

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Teaching Argumentative Writing

February 11th, 2015 · No Comments · Classroom, Content - Language Arts

From Twitter- Reader Idea | Using an Op-Doc Video to Teach Argumentative Writing http://t.co/5JWtcmZ2ne pic.twitter.com/JVkbamRljt — NYT Learning Network (@NYTimesLearning) January 29, 2015

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New from Discovery

February 11th, 2015 · No Comments · Classroom

Lively Lessons is a new blog from DE- just what you need on a Sunday night as you are finishing your lesson plans.  Here’s the link for this week.

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