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Saturday, January 6, 2018

Certificates, Rocks, and Wicked Cold - The Week in Review

Good morning from Paris Hill, Maine where wind chill is currently -27F and it's only going to get colder as the sun comes up and the wind picks up. Usually, I like to go outside and do something fun with my dogs and kids on a snowy day. But today is going to have to be an indoor play day. Wherever you are this weekend, I hope that you are warm and that you have time to play too.



Here are this week's most popular posts:
1. Automatically Issue Certificates When Students Pass a Quiz in Google Forms
2. Ten Things You Can Do With Google Forms - Best of 2017
3. 12 Free Lessons About Rocks, Minerals, and Landforms
4. Google Calendar is Changing Whether You Like It or Not
5. 5 Ed Tech Tools to Try in 2018
6. Free Timer Templates for PowerPoint Presentations
7. Immersive Reader - A Fantastic Addition to OneNote

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The 2018 Practical Ed Tech Coaching Group will have its first webinar on Tuesday afternoon. There is still time to join us by registering online. And you can start Teaching History With Technology or G Suite for Teachers at any time.

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