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Allison Merrick
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High fives to Adam Bellow, James Sanders, and Mark Hammons for your work on Breakout Edu and this story highlighting your great work!

Created by a San Francisco-based start-up, Breakout EDU takes the idea of ‘escape rooms’ and flips it inside out – forcing students to use teamwork, problem-solving and critical thinking to open a locked box
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Curious about the Google Teacher Academy? Read this blog post written by a recent participant and his experience.
#gtaatx #gta #googlect #googleteacheracademy 
“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.” -Margaret Mead Ever have that feeling like you are living a...
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Fantastic video of teaching critique and feedback process to young children. #edtech   #arteducation  #critique #feedback #ronberger  
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Today is the Google Teacher Academy in Austin, TX! Use the hashtag #gtaatx  to see what we are up to today. 
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So exciting to be here!
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Thank you to jeni rone becker for snapping a professional headshot for me! 
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Come see Sign Painters with me on Saturday at 7pm at Park Circle Film Society. It's one of my favorite films of the past year, and I'll be a part of a panel discussion following the film. Check out this trailer on YouTube.
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Hearing about 1:1 Chromebook program at Devon Forest Elementary School with Erika Wyatt. #googlefest2016 
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The program formerly known as the Google Teacher Academy is back and better than ever!

We've spent almost a year revamping and we're excited to launch the Google for Education Certified Innovator ( #GoogleEI ) program in 2016. Applications open on 12/2. For more information visit http://goo.gl/thIWfz. Location of the first Innovation Academy to be announced with the application.
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Being a GTA peep was one of the best professional decisions of my life!
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Google Austin office has a conference room inspired by the Hotel San Jose, an old motor motel downtown. #gta #googlect
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A Google EDU MOOC launching today! I'm very excited to see how we can best apply this, especially in emerging countries. 

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Want to bring technology into your classroom? Looking to discover new ways of creating meaningful learning experiences for your students? This self-paced, online course is intended for anyone - of any technical skill level - hoping to use Google's educational tools in the classroom.
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Looking forward to our panel discussion following the film! 

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Ever have a long website that you want to create a screen grab? It's possible!
 
Wouldn't it be cool if you could easily create a screen capture of really long webpages?

Oh wait....  you can!

Check out the latest update to #snagitforchrome  
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Crafting captain at SpaceCraft Studios (Charleston, SC) and event producer for Google Teacher Academy (Mountain View, CA). 
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