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Google Classroom For Parents? Learn How To Engage and Communicate More Effectivly – Education Article

As we fast approach the end of the year, many school districts are trying to come up with amazing ways to keep school spirit alive within the confines of Social Distancing.  But how do you do keep the lines of communication flowing when so many of our students are getting bombarded with emails and virtual meeting requests that they often find themselves far from achieving Inbox Zero? The answer might be easier than you think … Enter Google Classroom. Google…

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Create A Custom Hall or Press Pass With Our Google Slides Template! – Education Article

This year, I’m excited to be working with some amazing middle school students to create a brand new Broadcast Journalism program.  Everything about this position is new and has to be built from scratch. One of the things that I am creating for my students is a Press Pass that will allow them to not just get out of class to participate in our broadcasts and video assignments, but really feel a part of the program. Just like we talk…

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Download our FREE Weather Forecast Template for Google Slides – Education Article

Would you like your students to create a weather forecast video? Are you looking for an interactive activity that will give your students confidence in giving presentations online? In this post, we will take a look at our new 7-Day Weather Forecast Google Slides template and show you how you can use it with your students this year. Let’s Talk About The Weather For the last five years as a tech coach, I have had the opportunity to help science…

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How to Quickly Email Parents in Multiple Languages – Teacher Reboot Camp – Education Article

“If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.” – Nelson Mandela Each week I communicate with the parents of my 200+ students in multiple languages and this has made such a profound impact on student outcomes and relationships! In this post I explain how to use the free Google Sheets add-on,  Form Mule,  to send a personalized email to…

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Educational Technology Guy: Google Dynamic Learning Project Strategy Menu – Education Article

The Google Dynamic Learning Project is a great resource for educators and educational leaders. It helps schools create sustained, system change with support, resources, consulting and coaching and more. One of the components that is very useful to teachers is the Project Strategy Menu. With the PSM, you can review thought-starters for instructional strategies, explore tech tools and start tackling your challenges as an educator. You can search for resources and tools by Challenge Area, Strategy or Tool, and then filter…

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