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Positive Disruption

This post in my Virtual Coffee Shop series features a discussion with Huron Heights Secondary School  Principal  Ed Doadt  examining the initial excitement, impact and observations around launching the school into a 1 to 1 program for all grade nine students are provided with Chromebooks. 7 more words

Leadership Perspective

Google Classroom to the Rescue!

We work in a district that uses Google for Education.  As part of Google for Education you have access to Google Classroom. 244 more words


Device Disaster-How to Avoid It

Help! How do I get my students using our new school devices?

That time of year has arrived when you need to organize the use of devices in your class. 195 more words

Back To School

Ever-Evolving Process

For the most part things have been going pretty smoothly using ChromeBooks and BrainHoney with my English 8 classes.  Our Instructional Technology Coordinator, Crystal, and I did have a few obstacles we needed to overcome. 463 more words

Blended Learning

Securly Captures Greater Than 1% Market Share for US Public Schools, Including 5% for California and Illinois

San Jose, CA

After just over two years of operations, Securly, Inc. – the world’s leading cloud-based provider of Internet Security for K-12 schools – today announced that it has captured greater than 1% market share in K-12 public schools in the United States. 462 more words


Making Columns in Google Docs

One of the hardest parts of switching from Microsoft to Google Docs was adjusting to the web-based limitations in functions- not everything I could do in Word translated to Docs. 194 more words


Google: 1.4B Android actives, 1B active Play users, 30k new Chromebooks/day, 10k companies using Android for Work

Google has just kicked off its press event, where it’s expected to unveil next-gen Chromecast and Nexus devices alongside other announcements, but it started with an update on company numbers and more. 133 more words