New Google Calendar Tops the Cake!

As an Educator using a shared Google Calendar may be an efficient “Timesaver” to use in collaboration with colleagues and students. My reasoning is due […]

Ditch That Marking: 5+ ways to improve grading

I had a pile of assessments to mark (grade). I knew was going to take the best part of four hours to get done. I […]

Google Doc’s Speech to Text My Hero!

I’m falling in love with the Speech to Text Tool built right into a Google Doc and Slide. It makes life a bit easier when […]

Why I’m Passionate about Using Tech…

Technology devices can be seen everywhere these days. People of all ages are using digital devices for both learning and entertainment. What I like most […]

Creating moveable digital activities with Google Drawings + Slides

A teacher sent me a link to a video recently. I think it was probably from Teachers Pay Teachers, and she asked, “How do you […]

10 ways icons from The Noun Project can impact learning

Images are powerful and very brain friendly. The majority of people think in pictures — and some think exclusively in pictures.  At times, including photos, […]

RPP #158: StudyTree - Interview with Ethan Keiser

Interview with Ethan Keiser, CEO of StudyTree We discuss how StudyTree integrates academic support services with artificial intelligence to provide students with a mobile automated […]

Using Emoticons w/Drive Folders & Files

Quite by accident I discovered it is possible to add emoticons as  a visual support for Google Drive Folders and Files. Over the past year […]

Free photos, icons, magic and more with Google Slides add-ons

Imagine, for a second, that Google Slides is a Shop Vac. (You know, one of those short, wide wet/dry vacuum cleaners with a hose.) Go […]

Create Illustrated Stories w/Google Slides

Students can now easily smash together drawing and writing talents within a Google Slide. Google recently added access to Google Keep from within a slide. […]

#Intentional: What Does a Graduate Look Like?

I sat in on a very interesting learning session at the ICE2017 conference this past week.  The title of the session was “The Intersection of […]

Auto-Highlighting Text with Slides

A teacher in the help forums wanted to know how to automatically highlight vocabulary words in a presentation. This is easily done by inserting a […]

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