Easily find the definition of terms using the Google Search Hack Define.Read More
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Find out how Google Docs is an effective tool for measuring user engagement.Read More
Wouldn’t it be useful to know how many Google Docs you’ve made since you created your Google Apps account? You’ll see how Blake’s school is making use of such data in the video below. Video Highlights 0:01:00 Google Control Panel 0:01:15 What inside More Controls 0:01:21 Snapshot of our domain with its usage activity Transcript: How to Find Out…Read More
Microsoft Power BI—Microsoft’s latest suite of online tools and services for visualizing data, sharing discoveries, and collaborating intuitively in several new, exciting ways—is the Holy Grail of educators seeking the best online experience. Watch this video to prove our claim for yourself. Video Highlights 0:00:05 New product release by Microsoft 0:00:33 Microsoft Power BI Preview 0:01:00 Data sources 0:01:28…Read More
Discover the use of Convert to help you get the most out of your Google search.Read More
In this video with transcript we will show you how you can do a mail merge using Google Docs.
We use the Add-on on in Google Sheets called Autocrat to perform the mail merge – here’s how.Read More
To help busy teachers stay on top of some of the discussions that are taking place in education, I thought I’d collate a few of my favourite quotes, tweets and thoughts from the week.
I’ve also added a summary of what I have posted on the blog this week, plus a few posts from the archives which are getting the most reads.Read More
Google have a little known tool called Ngram viewer. Ngram viewer searches words in Google books and correlates their use over time.
Have a look at how to use this toolRead More
With there being so much information on the internet, how do our students deal with all this data?
In this video we will show you how to easily find trends and correlations. We will look at a tool called Google trends.Read More
Have you ever stopped to consider “Who is driving the technology agenda in our school?”
This short video helps you understand how technology companies can set the learning agenda in your school.Read More