We have been using Google Apps for Education for 3 years. I has been great.
You are right. The browser does make a difference.
We use Chrome. An easy way to install it or even run it using a thumb drive is to go…"
1. Teachers can see an assignment being created and comment on it before it is "handed in"
2. Students have same software at home as school - so always have access to their work
3. Nothing is ever lost
4. Assignments can be…"
We have been using Google Apps Ed. Since Feb 2008 in a 7-12 school.
We registered all the students and gave them orientation (for teachers who wanted to use it) through the school library. We also gave them this orientation assignment .
"We have been using Google Apps in my grade 7-12 school since Feb 2008 adamscott.ca. It has changed the school. We use it in all subject areas. With students we find it best to start with Docs then move to…"
We have been Google Apps in my school (adamscott.ca) since Feb. 2008.
Here is a link to the project
Here is a link to the first assignment and rubrics I give students to start off.
Google Apps is well worth it. Both students and teachers…"
We have been using Google Apps in a Public School (grades 7-12) in Ontario.
It has been very successful. It now includes Postini security suite behind it so we can filter and audit emails. So far (knock wood) we have had not problems…"
"We have been using Google Apps in our school since Febuary 2008. It has been a huge success. Both students and teachers have said it improves learning. For information on the implementation click here. for more information on our implementation of…"
Interested in improving learning with the implementation of 21st Century tools in the classroom.
Still a believer in reading books and participating in the arts and sports.
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With your work in Technology and 21st Century Tools, I recommend you take a look at Wiziq's virtual classroom and authorstream's power point presentation platform. Both are web based platforms, have a bunch of features and free basic service.
Here’s a Public Class on Technology Integration you might be interested in given by Nellie Deutsch.