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Dan McDowell
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A former teacher who now serves as an ed tech administrator. Changing the world one Google Doc at a time.
A former teacher who now serves as an ed tech administrator. Changing the world one Google Doc at a time.

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Anyone doing SBAC testing with version 57? If so, any issues? 

Hey all - anyone use Lightspeed's Classroom Orchestrator to monitor Chromebooks? Looking at it vs. GoGuardian's teacher dashboard.

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What a week!

Hi Everyone - My district is moving towards 1:1 and one of the big hang-ups is what will happen if a student damages or loses a machine. What are the practices out there? I've heard about insurance plans, but haven't found the right info yet. Help? Thank you! Feel free to email me at danmcdowell@gmail.com

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Easy Accents Update:
I have just made a major update to the Easy Accents add-on that should make it easier to use.  Based on user feedback there was a lot of clicking in the current add-on.

With the new version once you click on an accent the add-on will re-focus back to your document and also move the cursor in front of the inserted accent allowing you to continue typing without re-clicking on your document.  This is especially useful for touch screen devices as you can type and then touch the accent you want and continue to type.

The new version should be available now.
https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/easy-accents/njbfdnnpglelehliilonpfcbckcdhnid?utm_source=permalink

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Help us build the first ever Web Tools Madness Bracket - submit your web tool / digital strategy to our bracket. Visit the link for more info. The bracket will be available mid-March!

http://tech.guhsd.net/web-tools-madness

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Anyone having issues with Chromebooks logging in?

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Registration is open for CUE Rock Star La Jolla, June 23-25. Join some great ed-tech leaders from around San Diego, and me too, in 3 days of learning and fun! See you there!
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