Category Archives: Go Google

Apps and information on using Google in your classroom.

Looking For Something In Google Drive?

Looking For Something In Google Drive?

Here’s a few quick tips to get your Google Drive a bit more organized. They are strategies I use myself all the time, and I created these graphics to share here and with our district staff. Please feel free to share this resource with your staff.

Organize Google Drive - Incoming Folder

Don’t forget that you can search inside you gmail account also! It’s such a handy feature!

Organize Google Drive - Add A Star

 

Organize Google Drive - Add Color

I hope that these quick tips will help you or someone you know get or stay organized this year!

Update: Click here to download the images to use with your staff.

MZ Sig

#GAFE & Google Chrome Webmix

#GAFE & Google Chrome Webmix

Today was the first day back for all teachers. Hooray! We were thoroughly motivated by our superintendent this morning at out welcome back breakfast. Then, on to campus meetings. I had the privilege of working with our campus staff for 3 hours this afternoon! Since we are rolling out student Google Apps for Education accounts this year,… Continue Reading


Collaborative App Smashing: Workflows to Share Photos

Collaborative App Smashing: Workflows to Share Photos

Are you thinking about making a collaborative book with the Book Creator App? Maybe you want students to create images that will be pages in the book, but they are working on different iPads at different times. Here are 3 simple ways to share photos from one iPad to another so that you can compile… Continue Reading


Efficient App Organization for Apple Configurator

Efficient App Organization for Apple Configurator

I really haven’t spent much, if any, time on this blog discussing Apple Configurator, and I think it’s about time I do. Let me start by saying I know everyone’s set up is different, and that’s why I really haven’t shared much about my work with Configurator and managing iPad apps. I know most schools… Continue Reading


Techy Tip Thursday – Make The Most of Gmail

Techy Tip Thursday – Make The Most of Gmail

 I have started hosting a series of short training sessions after school every other Thursday for our campus teachers, and sometimes students too. The last one we had was about getting the most out of Gmail. I put together a Symbaloo of tips and tricks so that they could explore on their own and at… Continue Reading


Gmail App notifications

Gmail App notifications

Do you use Gmail for work? We just migrated over in my district … I’m so excited! I have the Gmail app for my iPad, and I’m really enjoying it. The app allows for productivity and access anywhere, which is really convenient. However, there is one caveat … I’m not a huge fan of seeing… Continue Reading