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How to Link to Public Dropbox Files With Google Calendar


How to Share Dropbox Files in Google Calendar

How to Use Google Calendar as a Class Website (Part 6 of 6) In the sixth and final part of the Public Google Calendar series, we will explore: How to add a link to a calendar event using HTML Code (as we did here), how to copy the public/shared Dropbox file link, and how to paste the public/shared Dropbox file link into your Google Calendar HTML Anchor Code. Watch the ...


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Attaching Files to Your Public Google Calendar With Google Drive


Attaching Files to Your Public Google Calendar With Google Drive

How to Use Google Calendar as a Class Website (Part 4 of 6) In the fourth part of this six-part Google Calendar series, we will explore: How to Enable Event Attachments via Google Labs settings, how to upload a file to Google Drive for attaching to your public calendar, how to change the file privacy settings to public, and how to attach a file from Google Drive to a publi...


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Google Drive for iOS Needs Work to Compete With Dropbox


Sharing Folders via Google Drive Eliminates Dropbox Hassles

Bugs and a Lack of Key Features Make Google Drive a Tough Choice You may recall my post Sharing Folders via Google Drive Eliminates Dropbox Hassles and the plan to begin the 2013-14 school year using Google Apps for Education in my classroom. Although I have taken action on the plan with students using the same Google school domain account for all of their online logins, the cloud file sha...


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Sharing Folders via Google Drive Eliminates Dropbox Hassles


Sharing Folders via Google Drive Eliminates Dropbox Hassles

Has Dropbox Been Officially Removed From the Digital Learning Driver's Seat? Ok. Maybe the title is a bit drastic. I'm still a huge Dropbox fan and personally use their services for my cloud-based file storage and don't plan to move my 18+ GB of files when they are sitting pretty right where they are. However, as I have recently created a Google Apps for Education account for my own scho...


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Going Paperless in Your Classroom and Saving to the Cloud


Annotate Your PDFs with GoodNotes and Save Them to Dropbox As more and more classrooms, schools and districts are going with one-to-one device programs, I am often left shedding tears of sadness when I learn that the devices are used only to complement the learning that is already happening during a lesson. I am hearing about more and more educational technology leaders in secondary school...


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CX Cloud Computing Offers Free 10GB Dropbox of Storage


Educational Technology CX Cloud Computing Options

New Cloud Computing Option to Rival Dropbox CX offers cloud computing options for personal and business individuals with much more appealing options than popular competitors Dropbox and Google Drive. Get 10GB of Cloud Computing Storage vs. 2GB With Dropbox I have always been a huge advocate for the use of Dropbox as a cloud computing solution for educators and students in the classroo...


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How to Share a Dropbox Folder in an iPad Classroom


How to Share Folders in Dropbox | iPad Educational Technology Classroom

Teach Your Students How to Share With The Instructor and Parents In my Tap Into Teen Minds 1:1 iPad classroom, we use Dropbox as our primary method of storing content that is created or modified on the iPad. By using a cloud computing tool such as Dropbox, students can create a digital portfolio of all work completed at school, which can be accessed from anywhere in the world that has access t...


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Google Officially Takes On Dropbox With Google Docs / Drive


Google Drive Connects you to all of your devices

Can Google Docs Eliminate Dropbox From the Cloud Scene? As I attempted to log-in to my Google Docs page to record some marks from a Google Docs Form, I was face-to-face with an advertisement page for Google's new cloud storage solution which will act more like Dropbox for its' sharing capabilities. Google Drive is Here... [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wKJ9KzGQq0w&feature=youtu.be&...


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Using Dropbox as FTP to Create a Course Website – Quick & Easy!


Make Dropbox an "Automatic" FTP Client As most readers of my blog are aware, I use Dropbox for all of my cloud computing needs including those which occur in my classroom as stated in a previous post found here.  Although it is obvious that I feel Dropbox is essential for many uses in my classroom, most do not realize the potential which can be unleashed to create your own course website for your...


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Paperless iPad Math Classroom with Dropbox


Sharing Dropbox Folders in the Classroom

Dropbox Makes Digital, Paperless Learning Easy! When I began writing my proposal for the Teacher Learning and Leadership Program funding from the Ministry of Education here in Ontario over a year ago, my main focus was to create a paperless classroom using tablet technology.  Although some of my ideas were a bit fuzzy back then, it seems that the best way to allow for a paperless classroom is wit...


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