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A Quick, Free Way to Add Captions to Any Video Call — Easy EdTech Podcast 102

In this episode, learn about a way you can add captions to any video call through a quick Google Slides hack. If you haven’t thought about using captions during lessons, webinars, trainings, or live calls, this episode will show you how easy it is to include captions on every and any call. Listen to the […]

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Why Google Podcasts is the Perfect Free Podcast Player for Your Students — Easy EdTech Podcast 101

In this episode, learn about a free podcast player that works on any web browser. Perfect for students who don’t have a smartphone or podcast app, Google Podcasts makes any podcast easy for students to find and play from their device. You’ll hear tips for using this tool and a few favorite listening recommendations, too. […]

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New Ways To Use Jamboard with Torie Marquez — Easy EdTech Podcast 099

In this episode, Torie Marquez shares three favorite ways to use Jamboard in professional development settings along with student-friendly activities for Jamboard. You’ll hear tips you can use tomorrow and ideas you can customize for any learning environment. Listen to the podcast episode on your favorite platform: Apple Podcast App Google Podcasts Stitcher Spotify Jamboard […]

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How to Create a Digital Checklist with Google Forms

Google Forms is one of my favorite tools because it is super customizable and can help you stay organized. In this blog post, I’ll share one of my favorite ways to use Google Forms and take you through the steps to create a digital checklist. This is a strategy I often share in workshops and […]

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The Caption Hack I Can’t Live Without

Although I can’t say I’m new to webinars, with a quick shift to virtual professional learning last year, I knew I had to update my regular routine. In this blog post, I’ll share a caption hack that I truly can’t live without. It’s something I’ve used on many of my virtual events this past year […]

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Student-Friendly Jamboard Activities for Any Classroom — Easy EdTech Podcast 095

In this episode, you’ll hear five student-friendly Jamboard activities to use with students. Learn all about this powerful, collaborative tool, and if you’re new to Jamboard you’ll get a quick overview before diving into five activities for students to use in classroom and remote learning. Listen to the podcast episode on your favorite platform: Apple […]

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9 Favorite Google Slides Tips — Easy EdTech Podcast 093

In this episode, you’ll hear nine quick tips for Google Slides — from collaborative activities to favorite work arounds. Depending on how you use Slides, just one of these Google Slides tips could be a complete game changer for you this school year! Listen to the podcast episode on your favorite platform: Apple Podcast App […]

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How to Use Google Podcasts with Students

There are so many wonderful ways to use podcasts with students. If you’re a regular follower of the blog, you know I love kid-friendly podcasts and have featured lots of favorites on the blog. But if you are using Google Tools with students, there is an even easier way to get podcasts in the hands […]

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5 Quick Activities to Try with Jamboard Tomorrow

How do you use Jamboard? I love this powerful tool from Google and my Instagram feed has been full of tips and tricks throughout the past year. If you haven’t used Jamboard before, or you are looking for a few quick ideas to try out, this blog post has you covered.  We’ll start off with […]

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The Future of Feedback with Keyset Google Chrome Extension

This post is in partnership with Key Understanding. All opinions are my own.  Made by teachers for teachers, Keyset’s Google Chrome extension can help you give faster student feedback this school year! Providing feedback to students is essential at all ages and in all subject areas. As students create and share their work in online […]

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