Google Classroom Chrome App, How Google Glass Is Being Used In Classrooms, and More

As of August 11, 2014, Google is starting to open Classroom to all Google Apps for Education users, helping teachers spend more time teaching and less time shuffling papers. Shared by +Allison Mollica 
Classroom is a new tool in Google Apps for Education that helps teachers create and organize assignments quickly, provide feedback efficiently, and easily communicate with their classes. Classroom helps students organize their work in Google Drive, complete and turn it in, and communicate directly with their teachers and peers. Thank you +Sarah Woods for sharing this tool.
Amazing examples on how teachers integrate Google Glass in the classroom. Thank you +Roscelia Lavenant 
Review Of Espresso Coding – www.ictineducation.org
Espresso Coding enables pupils to create programs by using code blocks. Great for teaching young kids how to code! h/t +Lee Webster 

Seven Web-based Tools for Delivering Flipped Lessons www.freetech4teachers.com

Some great tools and resources for teachers trying the flipped classroom approach to lessons for the first time. h/t/ +Samantha Vardanega

View and edit Office files in Google Docs, Sheets, and Slidessupport.google.com

You can open and edit Microsoft Office files using Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides on your Chromebook. If you don’t see this feature yet, you will have it shortly. Shared via +Asher Maslan

Stretch Hangouts Chatboxplus.google.com

This is especially good when your collaborator writes a ‘letter’ in the chat box or for people with automatic text skimming tendencies. Posted by +Jane Vestil

Google Public Alertswww.google.org
Another great resource shared by +Sarah Woods. Here you can get storm, flash flood, and other critical warnings.
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