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Google Docs and Apps for Teachers <ul><li>Tim Bray, Korea International School </li></ul><ul><li>KORCOS, March 11, 2011 </...
Who is Tim Bray <ul><li>2 years in a PBL and 1:1 Desktop environment. </li></ul><ul><li>4 years in a 1:1 PC environment. <...
What are Google Docs? <ul><li>Online tools for collaboration. </li></ul><ul><li>Available for PC and Mac. </li></ul><ul><l...
Google Docs <ul><li>In your Gmail account, click on Documents. </li></ul><ul><li>Now you are ready to create! </li></ul>
Google Docs <ul><li>You will then see all the documents that you have created or have been shared with you. (Red) </li></u...
Google Docs <ul><li>Now you can create a document, presentation, spreadsheet, form, or drawing. </li></ul>
Google Docs <ul><li>You can share the doc with anyone via email. </li></ul><ul><li>Once you share it, they will receive a ...
Different Docs <ul><li>Documents </li></ul><ul><li>Presentations </li></ul><ul><li>Spreadsheets </li></ul><ul><li>Forms </...
Google Calendar <ul><li>Create an event. </li></ul><ul><li>Share calendars. </li></ul><ul><li>Plan as a group. </li></ul>
Google Sites <ul><li>Build websites. </li></ul><ul><li>Easy to use; no HTML necessary. </li></ul><ul><li>Make a site for y...
Google Groups <ul><li>Old school message boards, but with posting and email options. </li></ul>
Ideas for Teachers: <ul><li>Share a class folder with all materials in it. </li></ul><ul><li>Collect work through student ...
Ideas for Administrators: <ul><li>Collect and track data. </li></ul><ul><li>Make groups for buildings and departments. </l...
Questions?
Contact Info: <ul><li>Email:  [email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter: @tsbray </li></ul><ul><li>Skype: tim.bray3 </li><...
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Google Docs and Apps for Teachers

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Google Docs and Apps for Teachers

  1. 1. Google Docs and Apps for Teachers <ul><li>Tim Bray, Korea International School </li></ul><ul><li>KORCOS, March 11, 2011 </li></ul>
  2. 2. Who is Tim Bray <ul><li>2 years in a PBL and 1:1 Desktop environment. </li></ul><ul><li>4 years in a 1:1 PC environment. </li></ul><ul><li>4 years in a 1:1 Apple environment. </li></ul><ul><li>Apple Distinguish Educator, 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Advocate for technology in education. </li></ul>
  3. 3. What are Google Docs? <ul><li>Online tools for collaboration. </li></ul><ul><li>Available for PC and Mac. </li></ul><ul><li>Totally free: you only need a Gmail account. </li></ul><ul><li>School systems are low cost. </li></ul><ul><li>Paperless solutions. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Google Docs <ul><li>In your Gmail account, click on Documents. </li></ul><ul><li>Now you are ready to create! </li></ul>
  5. 5. Google Docs <ul><li>You will then see all the documents that you have created or have been shared with you. (Red) </li></ul><ul><li>Also, you can see your folders. (Yellow) </li></ul>
  6. 6. Google Docs <ul><li>Now you can create a document, presentation, spreadsheet, form, or drawing. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Google Docs <ul><li>You can share the doc with anyone via email. </li></ul><ul><li>Once you share it, they will receive a notification. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Different Docs <ul><li>Documents </li></ul><ul><li>Presentations </li></ul><ul><li>Spreadsheets </li></ul><ul><li>Forms </li></ul><ul><li>Drawings </li></ul>
  9. 9. Google Calendar <ul><li>Create an event. </li></ul><ul><li>Share calendars. </li></ul><ul><li>Plan as a group. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Google Sites <ul><li>Build websites. </li></ul><ul><li>Easy to use; no HTML necessary. </li></ul><ul><li>Make a site for your class, department, building, school. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Google Groups <ul><li>Old school message boards, but with posting and email options. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Ideas for Teachers: <ul><li>Share a class folder with all materials in it. </li></ul><ul><li>Collect work through student folders shared with you. </li></ul><ul><li>Collect and track data with Forms. </li></ul><ul><li>Share your calendar with class. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Ideas for Administrators: <ul><li>Collect and track data. </li></ul><ul><li>Make groups for buildings and departments. </li></ul><ul><li>Make websites for buildings, departments, schools. </li></ul><ul><li>Make calendars of student assignments, meetings, schedule. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Questions?
  15. 15. Contact Info: <ul><li>Email: [email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter: @tsbray </li></ul><ul><li>Skype: tim.bray3 </li></ul><ul><li>Blog: http://tsbray.posterous.com </li></ul>

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