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Thursday, March 24, 2016

Google Tips to Add to your Spring Break Fun

Need some Google Fun before the Spring Break Fun ends?

Tip 1: Now you can set expiration dates in Google Drive
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Tip 2: Alice Keeler's Chrome Extensions for Google Apps for Education are AWESOME!

Tip 3: Google Forms New Templates designed for Educators

More to come soon.  Enjoy!!  


By: Jessica Fincel

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Happy Saint Patrick's Day -- "Lucky Search Tips and Tools"

Many ACSD students are working on research papers, presentations, and projects this spring. Do you need help to provide credible, safe, and easy resources for your students' projects? The resources listed below will do all that and much more!


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Kiddle is a visual search for kids powered by Editors and Google Custom Search. You will find a Kiddle tile on the Washington, Schuler, and AMS Symbaloo Pages. Thank you for sharing @hemno1.

Google Scholar 

Google Scholar is an online search database (search articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions).

Click HERE for more information and features about what Google Scholar has to offer.

Use search operators and advanced Google Search to find quality resources. These shortcuts will help you limit your search results.  

Click HERE (sharing permission only ACSD employees) to view PDFs/Handouts on Iowa Area Online Tools and NetTrekker. Janice and Ginger will be more than happy to help you out with these tools.

Washington Staff don't forget about the facts4me website. 


By: Jessica Fincel