Nov 21, 2017
Google News and Updates
- The Take a snapshot feature is
back, sort of. Check out
- Images get drop shadow and
reflection in Slides and Drawings
with new insert menu
clip art - use explore
New Google Maps coming
does AI/voice assistant do now? What is machine
lots of data, lots of queries, into a huge data set
predictions based on that data
more data it gets, the smarter it is
- Google Assistant: answers your
questions via text or voice, gives you briefings with data you request
(weather, time, calendar, news, etc.). Adds things to your Google Keep, calendar,
etc. Plays games and
asks you trivia questions.
Teachable Machine: Explore how machine learning works. Teach a
machine using your camera – live in the browser, no coding
required. It learns by training and running neural nets right in
the browser. Teach
students about machine learning.
- Quick, Draw!: Uses machine learning to learn what you’re
- Autodraw: Draw a picture and
Autodraw converts it into clipart created by
Mystery Animal: A Voice
Experiment, it chooses an animal and plays 20 questions for you to
guess what it is.
Story Speaker: Create a
choose your own adventure-style story in Google Docs. It’s like
you’re coding/creating an AI game run by Google
Uses machine learning to help
students combine sentences. Aligned with curriculum standards for
second through seventh grades.
can AI/voice assistant help us right now?
- Answering questions
- what is
the weather for tomorrow?
- what is
the capital of Alaska?
- what is
37 times 414?
- tell me
- Tell me
- set a
to notes for later
us from doing repetitive stuff
What’s the future of AI/voice assistant in the
- Setting expectations in the
them play and understand what it is capable of but set meaningful
expectations on how it will be used for learning, not just telling
the use a job/role for the class - AI Leader of the
Google Teacher Tribe Mailbag
Thanks for the Apple Podcasts
Reviews! Julie Cobb (E2Cobb) - Matt and Kasey make
my Monday morning commute great! I learn something every week that
I can immediately share with the teachers I support. Caution: Don’t
listen at the gym if you are prone to shouting “amen” or “wow” when
the knowledge bombs start dropping!
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