Chromebook Clout @HopkinsSchool

Friday, November 3, 2017

With great power comes great responsibility. At Hopkins School, students and teachers are exploring their new technological superpowers while learning strategies to help them become outstanding digital citizens….

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Google Earth

Friday, April 28, 2017

Google Earth has just been updated and redesigned with some awesome new features! Here are some of the great updates! 1. Previously we were not able to use…

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Draftback

Friday, February 10, 2017

See your document in a new way with this Chrome extension! Once enabled the draftback extension let’s you watch your document being written from beginning to end. It…

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Google Expeditions is now live

Friday, January 13, 2017

Google Expeditions is now live for IOS as well as Android Devices. It is really easy to setup! We had our students bring in their devices with the app already…

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Quickly and easily cite your sources with Explore in Google Docs

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

In September 2016, we launched Explore in Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides to give you the insights, design tools, and research recommendations you need to do your best…

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Google My Maps, not just for directions

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Google has a feature called “My Maps” which is great geo-tool for education. You may immediately think of Google maps for directions to a destination, but My Maps actually…

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Smarter Forms coming soon to Google

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Spend less time building questions with smarter Forms Since its launch in 2008, more than a billion questions have been asked in Forms, allowing us to identify common…

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What you love about Google Search — now for Drive

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

What you love about Google Search — now for Drive Posted: 20 Sep 2016 09:56 AM PDT Innovation is critical for business success, so we’re constantly trying to…

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Hopkins Students Captured in the Stream

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

At first glance, it appears that students in Room 212 are performing plays directed by their English Literature teacher. However, a closer look behind the curtain reveals that…

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“Sliding” into Writing

Monday, May 2, 2016

With Kenya Day approaching, several third grade students began the journey of researching an African animal and creating a presentation to show their knowledge.  Transforming their notes into a handwritten…

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