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Searching in Google Docs — Part Two!

Since I posted information about how to sort items in Google Docs, I have heard requests from several of you to keep these tips coming your way. Indeed, there is much more to say on the topic. Check out the … Continue reading

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Searching in Google Docs (aka: where’d my file go?)

I experienced some weirdness yesterday with newly-created Google docs not showing up in my docs list when I looked for them moments after creation. I heard from others that this was not just happening to me. Google indicated that the … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning on Your Mac

The weather is lovely and your Mac is a mess. Files everywhere! Time for some spring cleaning. Want an easy way to aggregate all files by a certain name/date created/contents so you can MOVE TO TRASH in one fell swoop? … Continue reading

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Day Six Deals — April 7, 2010

I have a great batch of interesting and useful things in here to light your students’ imaginations. Enjoy! FOR ALL Readability Analyzer: Paste text and get the result — the readability of that particular text. Music for Projects: Choose from … Continue reading

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I Know I Saved It….Stupid Computers…..

Ever hear this from students? Ever say this yourself? While computers DO indeed sometimes malfunction, most times, the fault lies within us, the ones driving the machines. As we increase the number of files we collect digitally from students, we … Continue reading

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The Needle in the Haystack Hides No More

Let’s imagine that you want to know more about the symbolism of the Conch in Lord of the Flies. You begin with Google and quickly find some sites. The problem is that once you open one of the sites, you … Continue reading

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Temporary Drop Folder….Or Not…..

I have been fielding many questions lately about the student common drive. “Aly, students couldn’t save to my folder on the common drive. Why?” Please remember that we changed the rights to those folders on the student common drive. Only … Continue reading

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