Tagged: Google

Using Google Classroom

In 2014¬†Google released it’s LMS to the world. Aptly called “Google Classroom”, it was little more than a Google Plus type newsfeed for classes. Teachers could sign up student accounts, and set assignments and...

Open Source for Education

I’ve been a long time advocate for open source software. It’s not just that it is freely available, but that it can be added to, modified, improved, or further developed and passed on for...

Getting started with Genius Hour

So this week I was intrigued by the concept of “Genius Hour” or “Passion Projects”. It just so happened that there seems to be a spare hour on Friday where students have finished their...

Google Drive vs. OneDrive

Sorry. Did I say versus? I meant AND. About four¬†years ago, our school made a shift to using Gmail as our email client. We’ve never looked back. This year, we began delving into Google...