Breakoutedu Updates

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

The All-New Breakout EDU The new Breakout EDU Platform provides you with 300+ games that were previously available are still available for free on the new platform. In addition…

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Some Mac Basics

Thursday, August 31, 2017

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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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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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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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Google Classroom Updates

Monday, September 26, 2016

Using Google Classroom? Here are some great updates that they have pushed out: Guardian Summaries– You can add guardians to your class (under the student menu) so that…

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Toeing the Line With Tech Use

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Look around. Most kids don’t think twice about picking up a device. The ubiquity of technology is truly changing our way of life. At Hopkins School, we are…

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Managing Browser Extensions with Extensity

Friday, April 1, 2016
Photo: Student Working Math Problems in a Browser Window

This is the another installment in the series Exploring Useful Browser Extensions. Previous tools highlighted in the series include The Great Suspender, Clearly, Announcify, EasyBib Tools, and more. As more and more of…

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Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Have you been looking for a nice rubric that integrates well with Google Docs and also that automatically can send scores back to students? Try Goobric out!  Goobric…

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