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Google Apps (G Suite for Education)
Spotlight On
SCRATCH

With Scratch, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community.

Scratch helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively — essential skills for life in the 21st century.

Scratch is a project of the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab. It is provided free of charge.


New Feature in Google Slides!

The Audio Player for Slides Chrome extension was recently updated with some features that teachers have wanted for years! First, you can now use the extension to have music play continuously throughout a presentation even when you change slides. Second, you can now make audio recordings directly in your slides. In the following video is demonstrate how you can record audio directly in Google Slides.




Get the most out of G Suite in your workplace with training guides, tips, customer examples, and other resources.


Check out our NEW ELL page


T
he First Day of Google Classroom: FREE Resources from Google #FirstDayofClassroom
Google has released free resources to help teachers improve their Google Classroom skills and use
in the Google for Education Teacher Center 
(FREE resources from Google - tutorials, downloadable guides, tips, tricks, etc.)


Learn to CODE!
On your Phone (Android or iPhone)!
Grasshopper is the best way to start your coding adventure with fun, quick games on your phone that teach you to write real JavaScript. Move through progressively challenging levels as you develop your abilities, then graduate with fundamental programming skills for your next step as a coder.
Grasshopper is free to download from both Google’s Play Store and Apple’s App Store

81 Interesting Ways to Use Google Forms in the Classroom
(also a great intro to Google Forms for everyone)

Request App, Add-in or GoGuardian Account

If you find an Add-in or App you would like to use, either in Classroom or as a tool OR if you would like a GoGuardian account please fill out this form (complete the form with your rbocesapps.org Account)
Note: GoGuardian is used to monitor and manage your students on the Chromebooks