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Google Add-Ons and Chrome Extensions for Research, Writing & Feedback (Webinar Series)
April 11, 2017 - 7:00pm EDT to April 25, 2017 - 8:00pm EDT
Tuesday, April 11 and Tuesday, April 25 from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm EDT.
In this 2-part webinar series, Google Apps, Google Drive Add-Ons and Chrome Extensions for Research, Writing and Feedback, we will provide an excellent array of research, writing and editing tools perfect for laptop, desktop, and Chromebook classrooms. Discover some of the best new Apps, Add-Ons, and Extensions for middle school and high school classrooms and learn strategies that promote more effective teacher feedback and guidance. Among the tools featured include: WriteWell for Google Docs, Google Explore, Lucidchart diagrams, Grammarly, Readability, EasyBib Bibliography Kaizena audio notes, VideoNot.es, Screencastify, and others. Examine how educators make the most of tools that extend Google capabilities and plan effectively for integration strategies.
Presenter: Tom Daccord is Director and Co-Founder of EdTechTeacher. An educational technology speaker, instructor, and author, Tom has worked with schools, districts, colleges and educational organizations in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. A former social studies teacher who instructed in a 1:1 laptop classroom for seven years, Tom has been featured in the Boston Globe for his contributions to teaching with technology and invited to Singapore by the Ministry of Education as an “Outstanding Educator in Residence” in support of efforts to further 21st century learning in schools. Tom is co-author of Best Ideas for Teaching with Technology: A Practical Guide for Teachers by Teachers and iPads in the Classroom: From Consumption and Curation to Creation. His articles on educational technology have appeared in various educational publications such as eSchool News, Daily Genius, and Edudemic. He is the creator of Best of History Web Sites, an award-winning portal, and The Center for Teaching History with Technology, dedicated to helping K-12 history and social studies teachers effectively incorporate technology into their courses.
Registration Fee*: Complimentary for NCSS Comprehensive members / $30 NCSS members / $75 NCSS nonmembers