Weekly post #22 – Badging Google Workspace skills, accessing the Financial Times, Kahoot explainer and some Jamboard

G Suite Skills from Canopy

Four things to check out → Badging digital skills with G Suite Skills from Canopy I have been using G Suite Skills from Canopy with a group of students during Enrichment period and I am impressed. Using Google Classroom you assign the students badges to earn, such as ‘Getting started with Google Drive’ or ‘Next … Read more

Weekly post #10 – Jamboard in Meet, Kahoot question types and Google Workspace

Kahoot question types

Four things to check out Digital whiteboarding integration in Google Meet With the new Google Jamboard and Google Meet integration, you can now create or open an existing jam while on a Meet video call. This digital whiteboarding integration means you can use the Jamboard virtually to host collaborative brainstorming sessions with your coworkers or … Read more

An interactive whiteboard on your device – Jamboard

In these times of ‘home based learning’ there is still a need to be able to ‘draw on the whiteboard’ to help explain content to our students. Some teachers continue to successfully use SMART Notebook (via Google Meet > Present now > A window) and others have been using the more lightweight canvas.apps.chrome in a … Read more