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Peter Beens

Notifications and engaging with others - Google Docs Help - 4 views

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    Comments are most useful when you leave them for others to review. You can easily target your comments at particular people, respond to comments from within email, and easily keep track of the comments people leave in your document without having to continuously return to the document.
ivan alba

Google Docs - Documents, Presentations and Spreadsheets - 168 views

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    shared by many people on Twitter, 5/10/2011
Kathy Matis

Education News : Professional Development Articles :: 100+ Google Tricks for Teachers - 114 views

shared by Kathy Matis on 18 Apr 11 - No Cached
  • Convert units. Whether you want to convert currency, American and metric units, or any other unit, try typing in the known unit and the unknown unit to find your answer (like "how many teaspoons in a tablespoon" or "10 US dollars in Euros").
  • Search within a specific website. If you know you want to look up Babe Ruth in Wikipedia, type in "site:wikipedia.org Babe Ruth" to go directly to the Wikipedia page about Babe Ruth. It works for any site, not just Wikipedia.
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      That's a pretty comprehensive list. Good stuff. Would make for a good workshop.
    Peg Dryden

    100 Google Search Tricks for the Savviest of Students | Online College Courses - 185 views

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      suggestions for specialized Google searches - including using Google as a proxy. Some good ideas here.
    Kelvin Thompson

    Google Cheat Sheet - 177 views

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      Google-produced cheatsheet for increased search efficiency
    Peter Beens

    100+ Google Tricks That Will Save You Time in School | Online Colleges - 195 views

  • Use the school year calendar template. Have an easy to use school year calendar through Google Docs by following these instructions.
  • Create online surveys for research projects. Quickly and easily create online surveys for any research project that requires feedback from others. The answers are saved to your Google Docs account.
  • Calculate with Google. Type in any normal mathematical expressions to get the answer immediately. For example, "2*4" will get you the answer "8."
  • Time. Enter "what time is it" and any location to find out the local time.
  • Calculate with Google. Type in any normal mathematical expressions to get the answer immediately. For example, "2*4" will get you the answer "8."
  • Time. Enter "what time is it" and any location to find out the local time.
  • Incorporate Google Calendar and Docs on your Gmail page. Have access to recent documents used in Google Docs and get an agenda of upcoming activities you have on Google Calendar with small boxes added to your Gmail page. Go to Labs to select this option.
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    Google For Educators - 10 views

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      Posters to aid student use of Google resources
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      Want to help out students and colleagues with handy tips on improving search results and using popular Google products like Google Earth? Just print out these posters and hang them where everyone can see them.
    Patrick Black

    Techy Tips for not so techy teachers - Google Docs - 7 views

    Bill Graziadei, Ph.D. (aka Dr. G)

    Google Search Strategies Quick Tips - 3 views

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