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Need More Space? Perhaps Google SPACES is what you are looking for???

Google Spaces is a brand new tool from Google that will allow the user to quickly create their own SPACE online for discussions.  Before you read ANY further I want everyone to be aware that at the time of this post Spaces is a few days old and is NOT available for GAFE, Apps for Work, or MyTools2Go users yet.....  If you want to try it out you will have to use your own personal Gmail account.  Think of this as a primer of what is to come!
The Spaces App is available on iOS and Android Devices.  Feel free to 
access my sample Space by clicking HERE.  Feel free to leave some comments and 
test it out.  Spaces is a powerful version of Google+ that can allow for quick sharing of Pictures, Text, and links.  The tool really promotes conversation on individual comments by adding pictures, stickers, or more links on each individual post
Students will enjoy how easy and visual it is.  This tool could be used to discuss upcoming events to organize, research topics, class discussions, and resource …

Brennan Hosts Student Led Technology Summit

On Friday, April 22ndF.J. Brennan High School held a Student Led Technology Summit for 540 elementary students.  Each of the Grade 5, 6, and seven students in attendance arrived at Brennan with their own devices ready for a day of hands-on learning.  Sixty student leaders from Brennan High School came in on their PD Day to facilitate and support these “future Cards”.  Students enjoyed 3 x 50-minute sessions where they where they focused
on variety topics such as iMovie, Computer Programming, and Google Apps for Education.   For a TEACHER Reflection on the day, please visit Miss Brooks Has Class Blog for information on this and many other topics! http://missbrookshasclass.blogspot.ca/2016/04/cracking-code.html




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Laurie Clement Technology Enabled Learning and Teaching Contact - WECDSB Google for Education Certified Trainer Google for Education Certified Innovator APPLE Adopter BOARD: (519) 253-2481 ex. 1188 Twitter - @LLClement View Calendar WECDSB BLOG