Jan 15, 2018
Google News and Updates
Google Hangouts bring
conversations to life with photos, emoji, and even group video
calls for free. Connect with friends across computers, Android, and
In schools, users must be 13+
or a Teacher can lead. What can you do with Google
Google Plus communities to find people/places to call:
Things to consider:
with another class to share ideas and work
- Find a
guest speaker to talk to your students
- Go on
virtual field trips
- Do the
group call? Break into smaller groups? Pairs?
zone … go north/south to avoid large time zone shifts.
- Do a
practice call ahead of time to check audio/video.
student passion/curiosity rule whenever possible!
- Student-led video calls are often the best
experience for everyone (even if it feels like chaos or like you
don’t have control).
- Do a
Google Teacher Tribe Mailbag
In honor of our 1-year anniversary,
we'd like to turn the podcast (episode 39) over to
you! Leave us a
message with your best Google tips, tricks, and ideas!
(2-minute max.) Don't forget your name and location, too.
- Libby Knaggs
(Ingram, TX) - Used Page Marker extension and loved it!
- Jennifer Portilla
(Longwood, FL) - How can I not show new students to Google
Classroom all the previously posted content?
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