Category Archives: Googley Stuff

Five Faves: Chrome Extensions

Always on the lookout for handy lists? Here are five of my current favorite Chrome extensions. Google Similar Pages – Discover webpages similar to the page you’re currently browsing. Enjoying the page you’re looking at and interested in other similar pages? Trying to find more pages about a topic you’re researching, but having a hard time coming…

Another Amazing Race

I just finished presenting a session at the Tennessee Educational Technology Conference. It was another iteration of “An Amazing Race” using a variety of Google tools. The session had to be closed early because we filled up (even Adam Bellow couldn’t get a seat!). Okay so @Wanda Terral ‘s session is full. And I am…

A Fix for the New Google Forms

I haven’t had a lot of time lately to keep up with the changes to Google Forms but got slapped in the face with them today when I needed to make a Google Form (new UI) and found no data validation options. Really? Checked in on the chatter in our #GTAATX Hangout chat and spotted…

The Amazing Google Race (LES Edition)

As an element of my technology sessions at Lakeland Elementary School’s teacher inservice yesterday, I took a different approach. I did this partially to better model what I have preaching (teacher as facilitator rather than all-knowing bestower of knowledge) and also to give my teacher first hand experience in how a student feels in that environment. Additionally, it…