20 Reasons to Listen to The Google Teacher Tribe Podcast

20 Reasons to Listen to The Google Teacher Tribe Podcast

The Google Teacher Tribe Podcast is a weekly podcast designed to give teachers practical ideas for using G Suite and other Google tools that you can use in your class tomorrow. We offer our favorite Google tips and tricks, important updates, and effective strategies for K-12 teachers. But wait…there’s more! We also have interviews with innovative and inspiring teachers.

20 Reasons to Listen to The Google Teacher Tribe Podcast

 

What’s The Difference Between Internet Bandwidth And Speed

What’s The Difference Between Internet Bandwidth And Speed

Internet bandwidth is the maximum amount of data that can pass through a network link in a given time and internet speed is the actual data that passes through. It gets affected by various physical and software-related factors.

All this long, we have been using the terms bandwidth and speed interchangeably when talking about how fast is an internet connection. Did you ever think about the fact that the two of them could have differences, although, using one in place of the other doesn’t do any harm or confusion?

What’s The Difference Between Internet Bandwidth And Speed

 

Some Very Good Resources for Teachers Using Chromebook in Their Teaching

Some Very Good Resources for Teachers Using Chromebook in Their Teaching

Here is a chart we created specifically for teachers using Chromebooks in their teaching. It features resources we have curated from Chromebook Help and covers almost everything teachers need to know in order to effectively operate their Chromebook. You will get to learn how to: set up your Chromebook, find apps, connect to other devices, install Android apps on your Chromebook, add people to your Chromebook, control who uses your Chromebook and many more.

Some Very Good Resources for Teachers Using Chromebook in Their Teaching

Top 10 Chromebook Tips And Tricks

Top 10 Chromebook Tips And Tricks

If you love Chromebooks like we do you’ll want to see these tips and tricks to make the most of them.

Millions of people are using Chromebooks, but despite their simple and “for everyone” nature, not every powerful feature is easy to access. Every Chromebook (or Chromebox) is a powerful tool that’s just waiting to be used to its full potential, and once you know a few tricks you’ll feel like you’re getting, even more, value out of your inexpensive computer.

We’ve rounded up the top ten tips and tricks for you to try on your own Chromebook so you can start making the most of your machine. Read along and learn a thing or two about the computer you’re using.

Top 10 Chromebook Tips And Tricks

Why You Should Buy A Google Chromebook

Why You Should Buy A Google Chromebook

Google introduced the first Chromebook in June 2011, it was the Samsung Series 3 Chromebook. It was quite expensive at the time, especially with Netbooks being all the rage in the mobile computing space. But now, in 2017, it’s the perfect time to buy a Google Chromebook, for a number of reasons. The biggest one being the fact that Chromebooks are cheap and easy to use. Not to mention there are a ton of different models available to choose from.

Why You Should Buy A Google Chromebook

Adobe’s Free Photoshop Express Is the Secret to Editing Photos Like a Pro

Adobe’s Free Photoshop Express Is the Secret to Editing Photos Like a Pro

Adobe Photoshop is the industry standard when it comes to photo editing software. However, it can be prohibitively expensive for many users, especially if you’re not planning to use it on a regular basis.

Fortunately, Adobe offers a trimmed-down version of the package called Photoshop Express. It can’t do everything its big brother can, but it should be more than enough to give your photos some extra oomph. Better yet, it’s available in your browser, as well as on iOS and Android. Here’s how to get started with Photoshop Express and touch up your photos without paying a penny.

Adobe’s Free Photoshop Express Is the Secret to Editing Photos Like a Pro

Online Tools

Online Tools

Here are some links to various online tools to help both teaching and learning. The online tools all work with laptops and Chromebooks unless stated otherwise. The ones that have Chrome apps available have a link to the Chrome Web Store link.

Online Tools

Best Android Apps for Chromebooks July 2017

Best Android Apps for Chromebooks July 2017

Support for Android apps is one of the biggest additions to Chrome OS-powered devices in recent times and even though Google has yet to roll out this functionality to all compatible Chromebooks, many of them are already able to run software that was initially designed for Android. If you happen to have one such device at hand, below you’ll find the list of the top ten best Android apps for Chromebooks which are currently available for download from the Google Play Store.

Best Android Apps for Chromebooks July 2017