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It's good to get in the habit of giving your script projects meaningful names in case they go rouge and you need to kill them in your connected apps list https://security.google.com/settings/security/permissions

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Nice Chrome extension if you want an overview of G+ Community activity...
 
I know a lot of people in EDU are using Google+ Communities to support learning and teaching. If you need a way to get an overview of community contributions +Romain Vialard has developed this Chrome extension which will give you some insight

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Great link - thanks for posting this!
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Looking forward to sketchnotes on steroids :)
 
Ink Space
Creative app by Zach Lieberman lets you create 3D doodles with your Android smartphone (and even save your results as GIFs).
More Here: http://prostheticknowledge.tumblr.com/post/126536164261/ink-space-creative-app-by-zach-lieberman-lets-you
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very cool. would be nice if it allowed shifting besides rotating on center.
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Agree that Classroom can be a 'bottom up' LMS but also top down. An aspect of the Classroom API announcement[1] that will allow growth at both ends is Google Apps Script. Apps Script makes it easier for educators automate tasks within the Apps ecosystem and beyond. Exciting times

[1] http://googleappsupdates.blogspot.co.uk/2015/08/general-availability-for-classroom-api.html
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In addition, the Classroom API is now supported in Apps Script, which lets anyone write custom scripts or publish add-ons for Google Docs, Sheets, and Forms. Check out the Quick Start to learn more. 

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Slides now lets you carry out a presentation to a video audience, which means your colleagues on the other side of the world can join in with your presentations the same as people in the room.
Google has rolled out a couple of small but useful changes to its Keep and Slides products. First up, Slides now lets you carry out a presentation to a video audience, which means ...
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It's that time again: the smell of fresh backpacks, sharpened pencils, and the impending dread of neighborhood children. Schools are getting ready to start up again, and Google announced ...
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I know a lot of people in EDU are using Google+ Communities to support learning and teaching. If you need a way to get an overview of community contributions +Romain Vialard has developed this Chrome extension which will give you some insight

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We carried out an Interim Review of our Highland Chrome Pilot, report is now up on our Blog. Big thank you to everyone involved. We're still on our journey with a way to go, but we've made an impressive start. https://sites.google.com/a/highlandschools.net/ictinlearning/home/interimreviewreport2015
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I know there are some scripters in this community so in case you missed...
 
In addition, the Classroom API is now supported in Apps Script, which lets anyone write custom scripts or publish add-ons for Google Docs, Sheets, and Forms. Check out the Quick Start to learn more. 

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Glad to be in this community having studied in Scotland. I think the open classroom API will be a game changer: http://blog.appsevents.com/2015/07/opening-up-google-classroom-api-why.html
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In addition, the Classroom API is now supported in Apps Script, which lets anyone write custom scripts or publish add-ons for Google Docs, Sheets, and Forms. Check out the Quick Start to learn more. 

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Innovation, Community & Technology @A_L_T | +ALT. Interested in EdTech, Mashups, Google Apps Script, Social Networks, Data Mining, cMOOCs, Open Education, DDJ, SEO

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Innovation & Technology Manager
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  • Association for Learning Technology
    Chief Innovation, Community & Technology Officer, 2014 - present
  • Association for Learning Technology
    Innovation & Technology Manager (Contracted), 2013 - 2014
  • Jisc CETIS
    Learning Technology Advisor (OER Programme Support, 2012 - 2013
  • Jisc RSC Scotland N&E
    eLearning Advisor (Higher Education), 2009 - 2011
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