Chromebooks, Google Classroom, Google Meet get new features

Google has announced a range of new features across Chromebooks, Google Classroom and Google Meet for teachers and students. OdToday’s updates from #TheAnywhereSchool include: ▪️ Screencast, a Chromebook app that allows you to create recordings▪️Cast moderator, a new way to cast to the front of the class▪️ Your favorite #EdTech tools as #GoogleClassroom add-ons, & … Read more

Google expands roll out of note taking app Cursive to more Chromebooks

Google has announced the Chrome OS 102 update for Chromebooks with new features. With the latest update, the tech giant is rolling out its note-taking app Cursive to all Chromebooks that work with a stylus. It launched the Cursive app to select devices last year. “The Cursive app makes it easy to capture, edit and … Read more

Some Parents Wonder Why Chicago Public Schools Didn’t Go On Remote Learning For Winter Storm; CPS Says It’s Not That Simple – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – Some local school districts went remote-only Wednesday in anticipation of the winter storm that clobbered the area – but the Chicago Public Schools did not. As CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reported Wednesday, the reason is because CPS can not just flip the switch to remote learning on a dime. That … Read more