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4 Chrome Extensions for Teachers – March 2015

Here are 4 additional Chrome Extensions that might be useful for teachers. Click Here for the full list Table Capture If a webpage contains tables of data this Chrome Extension allows you to copy the data or send it to a Google Sheet. This is particularly handy for students who are doing research for a project […]

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Chrome Extension – Gradebook Split

The Chrome Extension Gradebook Split automatically places your students digital work on the left of your screen and opens up your gradebook on the right hand side of the screen. When grading student work that is digital, the challenge can be efficiently entering feedback and scores into the gradebook. The trick to entering feedback and scores […]

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4 Chrome Extensions for Teachers – December 2014

More Chrome Extensions for teachers. To access previous blog posts on Chrome extensions for teachers Click Here. Office Editing for Docs, Sheets and Slides When launching an Office document the default for Google Drive is to show it in preview mode. If you would like to edit the Office document you will want to use this […]

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Alice Keeler Chrome Extensions for Teachers

I have been publishing several blog posts on Chrome extensions for teachers. I thought it might be helpful to link to them all in one place. 4 Chrome Extensions for Teachers – September 2015 4 Chrome Extensions for Teachers – May 2015 4 Chrome Extensions for Teachers – March 2015 4 Chrome Extensions for Teachers […]

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4 Chrome Extensions for Teachers – September 2014

Continuing my series of blog posts on Chrome extensions here are 5 more Chrome extensions that might be useful for you as a teacher. TabCarousel TabCarousel will cycle through your tabs automatically. If you are using Google Docs with your students, pull up all of the documents the students are working on. Turning on TabCarousel […]

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Students and Teachers Using Snagit Chrome Extension

If students are using computers there is a need for students to capture their learning and to be able to explain it. Additionally, teachers need to be able to comment on and provide feedback on digital student work. Snagit by TechSmith has a Chrome app and Chrome extension that is free. Chrome Web Store Using the […]

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Using the Move-It Chrome Extension for Professional Development

Recently I installed the Move-It Chrome extension which reminds me every 15 minutes to take a break and do something active. During a 2 day workshop on Google Drive I decided to leave the Chrome extension on. This not only helped us to take a break every 15 minutes, it got us up and moving […]

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4 Chrome Extensions for Teachers: July 2014

Previously I had a series of blog posts on Chrome Extensions for Teachers. Here are some more Chrome Extensions that you might find handy. PDF Viewer I have been using this Chrome extension for awhile. Whenever I click on a link that is suppose to download a PDF, instead it opens the PDF in a […]

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Chrome to Mobile

The Chrome to Mobile Google Chrome extension allows me to send whatever page I am looking at to a mobile device. When I am working on a Google Doc or doing research on a website I can click on the icon in the omnibox window and almost instantly it shows up in the Chrome browser […]

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5 Chrome Extensions for Teachers – Part 10

Part 10 of my series on Chrome Extensions for Teachers. Find the other 9 parts here: Part 1 – Part 2 – Part 3 – Part 4 – Part 5 – Part 6 – Part 7 – Part 8 – Part 9 EasyBib I love using EasyBib to create APA and MLA citations. This Chrome extension makes it even easier to build my bibliography. Instead of having to copy […]

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5 Chrome Extensions for Teachers – Part 9

Part 9 of my series on Chrome Extensions for Teachers. The Chrome web store has  apps and it has extensions. Extensions are add on’s that that increase your functionality in the Google Chrome browser. You find the icons for the extensions to the right of the Omnibar where you type in your web addresses. Post […]

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5 Chrome Extensions for Teachers – Part 8

As teachers we could use a little help to make our jobs more efficient. Chrome extensions are one way to do that. Here are five more extensions that you might helpful. ShortenMe I use this extension daily. For any webpage I am on I simply click on the dot dot dot and it automatically creates […]

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Use a GIF instead of YouTube

Link to post on Virtual Manipulative’s: http://goo.gl/BaHklV  If your school blocks YouTube a work around could be to use a GIF creator. I create a screen capture to demonstrate computer techniques and upload it to YouTube. I have the MakeGIF Video Capture Chrome extension that will convert part of the video to an animated GIF. Embedding the GIF […]

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5 Chrome Extensions for Teachers – Part 7

Continuing my series on extensions for Google Chrome that are helpful for teachers. Highlight Keywords for Google This handy extension helps you to filter information more efficiently. when the extension is activated you simply do a Google search and the keywords that you used in that search will be highlighted. While initially this may not […]

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5 Chrome Extensions for Teachers – Part 6

Continuing the series on useful Chrome extensions for teachers here is part 6. TechSmith Snagit  One of my favorite programs is Snagit by TechSmith. Even though I can easily do screenshots on my Mac, I love the features of Snagit (including screenrecording). Recently TechSmith has created a free Chrome extension. The free Chrome extension allows you to […]

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