G Suite for Education

Discover the Joy of Search – Education Article

Dan Russell is a Senior Research Scientist for Search Quality and User Happiness at Google. What he does that you, I, and students should care about is craft really interesting lessons on employing a wide variety of search strategies. You can find many of those lessons in his regular series of search challenges on his blog SearchReSearch. And if you get a chance to hear him speak at a conference, take it! I’ve learned tons of tips from him over…

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Free Technology for Teachers: How to Automatically Send G Suite Email to a Gmail Address – Education Article

The end of the school year is here for many of us. It is at this time of year that I am often asked about how to forward G Suite for Edu email to Gmail addresses. Some people want to do this because they only want to check one inbox during the summer. Others do this because they are moving from one district to another and need a place to store important messages in the time between jobs. In the…

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The Ethics of Making Copies of “View Only” Google Docs – Education Article

Last week I published a blog post about how to make copies of Google Documents that are shared as “view only.” In that same post I included a video on how to find public Google Documents. That post raised a good question from a reader who asked about the ethics of making copies documents that are shared as “view only.” I shared my thoughts on that question in the following short video. For those who can’t watch the video or…

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Two PD Courses With Me Starting in June – Education Article

So far this year more than two hundred teachers, librarians, and school administrators have participated in one or more of my online courses. The next courses that I’m hosting are starting in June. In June I’m hosting Teaching History With Technology and Getting Going With G Suite. Teaching History With Technology Teaching History With Technology is a popular online course that I’ve offered in the past as a series of three webinars. I’ve expanded it to five weeks in order to include more fun…

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Ten Ways to Use Google Earth in Your Classroom – It’s Not Just for Social Studies – Education Article

Subscribe to get my tip of the week sent directly to you at the start of the week. Success! Please check your email to confirm your subscription. (If you’re using a school-issued email address, you may need to check your junk folder). <!– This is a random-length HTML comment: whcwzasqonvqornjhpepufkxpyduvydsdfiwmqpmlvhdqetrevrazxmeirtmsdirckkjhnuxxjetejitnwuthpizyebwvwbwflgdgbmjnabdxvolmpcftqvcqchjhlxascgeqdrstdtxrixidvoqawwydnflxvfxdmpbypbdwtuafmotzthlnwbrbilhdqkyiqakmorpu… This is only a snippet of a Education Article written by Richard Byrne Read Full Article

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How to Make an Animated Timeline in Google Slides – Education Article

Eighteen months ago I published a video about how to use Google Slides to create a timeline. Yesterday, that video hit 50,000 views. I watched the video again and realized that I could use the animation tools in Google Slides to add animations to my timeline. So yesterday I made a video about how to do that. In the following video I demonstrate how to create an animated timeline in Google Slides. If you like this video, please take a…

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5 Ways to Create Shortened URLs Now that Goo.gl is Gone – Education Article

At about this time last year Google announced that their URL shortening service, Goo.gl, would be shuttered within a year. That time has come and as of yesterday, Goo.gl is dead. Goo.gl was never my first choice of shortener because you couldn’t customize the shortened URL. Here are my top choices for URL shortening. Bitly.com is my preferred URL shortening tool. With a free Bitly account you can customize your shortened URLs into things that is easy to remember and type…

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31 of My Favorite Ed Tech Tools – Education Article

Throughout the year I am given about a dozen opportunities to give my Best of the Web presentation at various conferences. This presentation highlights some of my favorite new educational technology tools as well as some of my all-time favorites that are standing the test of time. I recently offered this presentation as a free webinar. If you missed it, you can still watch it on my YouTube channel. My Best of the Web presentation is organized into four categories. Those categories are Creating &…

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How to Create and Publish Your Own Mobile Apps in Minutes – Education Article

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Adding Audio to Google Slides When Your Domain Doesn’t Have the Native Audio Feature – Education Article

Six weeks ago Google announced the introduction of native support for audio in Google Slides. Unfortunately, the roll-out of that feature seems to be taking longer than was initially promised. I have been receiving emails for weeks from people asking me if they missed something in their Google accounts. They haven’t. I don’t have the feature in any of my accounts yet, either. And, unfortunately, Ed Tech Team seems to have pulled support for their AudioPlayer for Slides extension and…

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Six Spring & Summer PD Opportunities With Me – Education Article

Greetings from Maine where almost all of the snow has melted and the grass is turning green! Now that I can see the grass I’m thinking about my spring and summer plans. Part of those plans include hosting online and in-person professional development events. I’d love to have you join me for one of them. 5 Video Projects for Almost Every Classroom This is a one-hour webinar that I’m hosting on Tuesday, April 30th. This webinar introduces you to five…

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How to Use the Photo Slideshow Add-on for Google Slides – Education Article

Last week I published 5 Ways to Quickly Create Audio Slideshows for End-of-Year Events. In that post I mentioned using the Google Slides add-on called Photo Slideshow. Over the last week I’ve answered a handful of questions from people who ran into a little difficulty using that add-on. I made the following video to show how I use the Photo Slideshow add-on. Take a look. This is only a snippet of a Education Article written by noreply@blogger.com (Richard Byrne) Read…

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How to Find & Download Thousands of Free Books – Education Article

On January 1st thousands of new books entered the public domain. It was the first time since 1998 that so many titles entered the public domain at once. While many of the works that entered the public domain this year are ones that no one had thought of in decades other works, like some of those by Robert Frost, are household names. In this post I’ll show you two good ways to find and download books that are in the…

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Tools for Keeping Track of Goals and Progress in 2019 – Education Article

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Last Call to Download Six PD Webinars in One Convenient Bundle – Education Article

For the last week I have made my six most popular webinars of 2018 available to download in one convenient bundle. That offer expires at the same time the ball drops tonight in New York City (midnight Eastern Time). This package includes the following webinars that you can download and watch whenever you want: Introduction to AR & VR in Education 5 Ways to Blend Technology Into Outdoor Lessons Ten Search Strategies Students Need to Know Get Organized With Google…

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