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Early Review of Google Classroom

By Phil HillMore Posts (291) Meg Tufano is co-Founder of SynaptIQ+ (think tank for social era knowledge) and leader of McDermott MultiMedia Group (an education consulting group focused on Google Apps EDU). We have been checking out Google Classroom – with … Continue reading

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Why Google Classroom won’t affect institutional LMS market … yet

By Phil HillMore Posts (291) Yesterday I shared a post about the new Google Classroom details that are coming out via YouTube videos, and as part of that post I made the following statement [emphasis added]: I am not one … Continue reading

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Google Classroom: Early videos of their closest attempt at an LMS

By Phil HillMore Posts (291) For years the ed tech community has speculated about Google entering the LMS market, including Wave (discontinued, but some key features embedded in other tools), Apps for Education, and even incorrectly with Pearson OpenClass. Each … Continue reading

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Google Introduces Course Builder, an Open Source Project Targeted at MOOCs (but the Real Competitor Might Be Amazon)

By Phil HillMore Posts (291) Google quietly made an educational technology announcement yesterday about the release of Course Builder, an “open source project” targeted at massive open online courses (MOOCs). This platform follows on the heels of Google’s own MOOC this summer. We … Continue reading

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Khan Academy Contributes to the Google Art Project

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1015) My friends Beth Harris and Steven Zucker, formerly of smARThistory, now of smARThistory at Khan Academy, have announced that they contributed 90 art history videos for the newly launched version 2 of the Google Art … Continue reading

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