Google Docs: A Love Letter Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A7y7NafWXeM Length: 1:37
Google Docs in the Classroom Source: http://cache.gawkerassets.com/assets/images/4/2011/01/rockwell_ipad_teaching.jpg
Google Docs in the Classroom Promote group collaboration and creativity by having your students record their group projects together in a single doc. Keep track of grades, attendance, or any other data Facilitate writing as a process by encouraging students to write in a document shared with you. Encourage collaborative presentation skills by asking your students to work together on a shared presentation Maintain, update and share lesson plans over time in a single document. Track and organize cumulative project data in a single spreadsheet, accessible to any collaborator at any time.
Google Docs: Discussions Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7zmOYziFKZw Length: 1:51
Connecting Microsoft Office Files to Google Docs Cloud Connect: a new plugin for Microsoft Office which will tie Google Docs directly into Microsoft Office, free of charge. Editing a document in Word? It’ll automatically sync to your Google Docs account each time you hit ‘Save’.
Optical character recognition (OCR) in Google Docs
Cloud printing on the go Imagine printing an important document from your smartphone on the way to work and finding the printout waiting for you when you walk in the door. Now you can do this with Google Docs! Source: http://googledocs.blogspot.com/2011/01/cloud-printing-on-go.html
Creating, Storing, Sharing and Presenting “Word Clouds” generator. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text.
Creating, Storing, Sharing and Presenting : a Real Example A visual representation of the entire English debate (April 12, 2011)
Creating, Storing, Sharing and Presenting: a Real Example Michael Ignatieff (Liberal) Stephen Harper (Conservative) Jack Layton (NDP) Gilles Duceppe (Bloc) Source: http://blog.decisioncanada.ca/conservatives/the-english-debate-just-the-words/
Creating, Storing, Sharing and Presenting: a Real Example
Final Presentation: Gmail Motion Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bu927_ul_X0 Length: 1:53
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List of Useful Resources The Super Book of Web Tools for Educators http://web20classroom.blogspot.com/2010/12/super-book-of-web-tools-for-educators.html Google for Educators: Resource Handout http://educationaltechnologyguy.blogspot.com/p/google-for-educators_22.html Directory of Learning Tools 2011 http://www.c4lpt.co.uk/Directory/index.html Social Learning Tools for the School Classroom http://www.c4lpt.co.uk/Directory/Tools/classroom.html Tools for the 21st Century Teacher (Part 1) http://issuu.com/mzimmer557/docs/tools_for_the_21st_century_teacher Tools for the 21st Century Teacher (Part 2) http://issuu.com/mzimmer557/docs/tools_for_the_21st_century_teacher_2nd_edition
List of Useful Resources “The Complete Dropbox for Educators” http://www.scribd.com/doc/42471404/Using-The-Magic-Pocket-A-Dropbox-Manual/ 100 Helpful Web Tools for Every Kind of Learner http://www.collegeathome.com/blog/2008/06/10/100-helpful-web-tools-for-every-kind-of-learner/