Saturday, August 24, 2013

The National Archives and Google

National Archives
The National Archives have partnered with Google to make a selection of historically significant video available on its YouTube channel. History buffs can read more about Google and the national archives here: http://www.archives.gov/google/.

Just as significant is the National Archives and Records Administration's choice of Google for its cloud-based email solution where all 4,500 employees were successfully migrated to Google Apps for Government:https://plus.google.com/+googleenterprise/posts/ADHzkNZYnyE

Friday, August 23, 2013

Bill Gates invests in site for learning content

Friday, August 23, 2013
Geekwire

There are all kinds of geeky ways teachers can use technology to help their students perform better and learn more. One big problem, however, is that often times instructors either don’t know where to find these tools or just don’t understand how to use them.
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Thursday, August 1, 2013

More Summer PD Opportunities

Looking for a few new ideas for integrating technology in the classroom? Check out this list of free professional development opportunities through the EasyBib web site. Although some of the sessions have already taken place, sessions are still available in August.

What's EasyBib you may ask? Easy Bib is a free bibliography and citation generator that is available for you to use in your classroom. Staff and Students have easy access to  EasyBib through your organizational Google accounts. When logged in to Google look on the Apps menu for "More" and then EasyBib. You can read about EasyBib at http://easybib.com/.