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11 Free Websites That Will Help You Create Awesome Branded Slide Decks – Education Article

In this blog post, you will learn about several websites that offer free templates that can be used in Apple Keynote, Google Slides, or Microsoft PowerPoint to create a customized slide deck template from which you can build your presentation or speech.  For more information or two learn how you can Build Your EDU Brand, please visit www.BuildYourEDUBrand.com to learn how to work with Jeff Bradbury today! Congratulations … You have a speaking engagement! It’s always exciting when we have…

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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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Fake Instagram Template with Google Slides (FREE) – Education Article

Engage your students with this awesome Fake Instagram Template in Google Slides from Carly Black. Back in episode 32 of the Shake Up Learning Show, I interviewed Lisa Johnson. Lisa shared a fake Instagram template she created in Keynote. I knew one of our Google-loving listeners would create one for Google Slides. Carly Black to the rescue!! Carly not only created the template, but she has also implemented it in her classroom and shares her story in the guest post…

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It’s NOT About Google (Part 3) – SULS046 – Education Article

I love Google tools, but it’s NOT about Google! It’s about how we can use these tools to create dynamic learning experiences for our students. In this 4-part podcast series on Dynamic Learning with Google, Kasey shares all her favorite lesson ideas! In part three, Kasey explains how we can go BEYOND our curriculum and help students discover their passions, and how we can use Google tools to support this strategy! BONUS: Get the Dynamic Learning with Google Toolkit to…

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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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6 FREE Google Templates for Creative Productivity  – Education Article

When you ask Lisa Johnson (a.k.a. TechChef4U) to write a guest blog post, she gives you an EPIC blog post with FREE templates! Today you get 6 FREE Google Templates for Creative Productivity! I cannot say enough about how much I admire the work of Lisa Johnson! I’ve already had her on the podcast, and shared her two amazing books on this blog–but in this guest post, she is giving us even more–FOR FREE! Productivity isn’t just for adults, it’s…

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Where to Find Incredible Student Templates for Google Docs, Slides, Sheets and Drawings! – Teacher Reboot Camp – Education Article

“Don’t reinvent the wheel, just realign it.” – Anthony J. D’Angelo If you have ever used Google Docs, Slides, Sheets, Drawings, and Forms, then you know how easy it is to collaborate and share work with peers and students. Thousands of educators just like me create several student templates as part of their lesson plans, activities, and projects. Many of these educators share these templates for free through their blogs or on Twitter. Using templates saves you and your students…

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How to Use Presenter Coach as a Google Slides User – Education Article

Presenter Coach is a great service that is available in the online version of PowerPoint. It gives students instant feedback on the pacing of their presentations, their use of filler words like “umm,” and it tells them if they’re spending too much time reading from their slides instead of speaking. Here’s my video about how it works. Google Slides Users Can Use Presenter Coach As I mentioned in the video above, it is possible for anyone who has an email…

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Easy Ways to Add Polls & Quizzes to Existing Slideshows – Education Article

The slideshows I use in my classroom and those that I use for conference keynotes include some interactive components. I do this in my classroom as a means to quickly gauge my students’ understanding of the lesson. There are a few tools that make this easy to do. In all cases students response to the questions on their laptops, tablets, or phones. I used the built-in Q&A function in Google Slides until I discovered the Slido Google Slides add-on. Slido’s Google…

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How to Improve the Accessibility of Videos and Slides Used in Your Classroom – 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 only a snippet of a Education Article written by Richard Byrne Read Full Article

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What is G Suite for Education? | What You Need to Know! (FREE Download) – Education Article

What is G Suite for Education? | What You Need to Know! (FREE Download) | Shake Up Learning↑ This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We’ll assume you’re ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish.Accept Reject Read More Privacy & Cookies Policy This is only a snippet of a Education Article written by Kasey Bell Read Full Article

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Digital Differentiation with G Suite Tools – SULS016 – Education Article

Today, we are chatting about one of my favorite topics: Digital Differentiation with G Suite! Differentiation is a big buzzword in teaching, but it is often easier said than done. Let’s discover ways to use our favorite Google tools to level the playing field and make differentiation a reality in your classroom. This student-centered teaching strategy helps us reach all learners. G Suite tools help teachers and students communicate and manage multiple assignments with ease. Listen closely for step-by-step instructions,…

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How to Insert Audio in Google Slides (Step-by-Step) – Education Article

The long-awaited Google Slides audio feature has finally arrived! We can now insert audio in Google Slides–this can be voice, music, narration, sound effects, any type of audio you have access to or want to create. For many years, teachers have been asking me how to add audio–usually narration or background music–to Google Slides. Google has heard our request and we now have a new menu option: Insert > Audio! Hooray! There are so many ways that we can use…

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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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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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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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