Presentation Title

Make Google Work For You! Google Customizations and Features That Support Teaching and Learning

Presenter Information

Wendy Wolfe, Totino-Grace HSFollow

Document Type

Presentation

Session Description

Change your approach to all things Google! This session explores customizations, Add-Ons, Extensions & Hacks For Google Docs, Slides, Sheets, Forms & Chrome that can transform how educators teach and students learn with Google. Attendees will learn how to: Create multimedia-rich, beautiful and unique Forms; Create interactive "notebooks" for learners leveraging Google Forms & Email filters; Expedite the assessment and feedback process with Google Forms & Sheets; Improve the research process with Add-ons for Google Docs and Extensions for Google Chrome and customized templates for note-taking using Google Slides; Create interactive virtual tours using Google Tour Builder; Improve accessibility with text to speech and speech to text Add-Ons. Attendees will explore classroom-tested teaching strategies and learning activities and will receive video tutorials and editable text directions for all skills presented.

Audience Focus

Both K-12 and Higher Education

Start Date

7-27-2016 1:45 PM

End Date

7-27-2016 2:45 PM

Brief Biography of Primary Presenter

A 20-year Social Studies classroom veteran, Wendy Wolfe has a M.A. in Educational Technology, has published curriculum with EMC Publishing, consults with schools and the MN Historical Society, and teaches Ed Tech graduate courses for Concordia University St. Paul and Saint Mary's University of MN.

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons License
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Jul 27th, 1:45 PM Jul 27th, 2:45 PM

Make Google Work For You! Google Customizations and Features That Support Teaching and Learning

Change your approach to all things Google! This session explores customizations, Add-Ons, Extensions & Hacks For Google Docs, Slides, Sheets, Forms & Chrome that can transform how educators teach and students learn with Google. Attendees will learn how to: Create multimedia-rich, beautiful and unique Forms; Create interactive "notebooks" for learners leveraging Google Forms & Email filters; Expedite the assessment and feedback process with Google Forms & Sheets; Improve the research process with Add-ons for Google Docs and Extensions for Google Chrome and customized templates for note-taking using Google Slides; Create interactive virtual tours using Google Tour Builder; Improve accessibility with text to speech and speech to text Add-Ons. Attendees will explore classroom-tested teaching strategies and learning activities and will receive video tutorials and editable text directions for all skills presented.