Google+ Communities Can Be a Great Collaboration Tool

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FCPS has had a Google domain now for over a year. All students and staff have accounts and can use Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Classroom, etc… We also have many schools now using Chromebooks too. One feature I haven’t Continue reading Google+ Communities Can Be a Great Collaboration Tool

Google Classroom: Exporting Grades

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Exporting grades allows the teacher to see the grades for all students in a class at one time. You can choose to download all of the grades from one assignment or every grade from every assignment. This feature was added in Continue reading Google Classroom: Exporting Grades

The Paperless Classroom – A Dream or a Reality?

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Often when I write each month, my topics are inspired by the projects I’ve been working on, the learning I’ve seen take place in classrooms and the conversations and work that are taking place across the district.  Somewhat unexpectedly, the Continue reading The Paperless Classroom – A Dream or a Reality?

Missing FrontPage, Are You? Well, Don’t Fret! Back to the Future We Go!

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Bummed out about some old Server 2003 servers being unplugged over the summer?  Yes, it was definitely annoying for some, but end of life had been reached and Microsoft would no longer support them. For crying out loud! They were Continue reading Missing FrontPage, Are You? Well, Don’t Fret! Back to the Future We Go!

Sharing a Google Calendar for use in your Website or Blog

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  You hopefully already know that all FCPS employees and students have access to several Google tools using their FCPS email address and password. This includes Google Drive with unlimited storage, Google Classroom, Google Sites, and Google Calendar to name a Continue reading Sharing a Google Calendar for use in your Website or Blog