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John R. Sowash
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Educator, Author, Google Certified Innovator, Google Certified Trainer & Administrator, Husband, Dad, Entrepreneur.
Educator, Author, Google Certified Innovator, Google Certified Trainer & Administrator, Husband, Dad, Entrepreneur.

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RIP Google Spaces
Google Spaces , a products that most of my readers probably haven't even heard of, will be discontinued on April 17, 2017. Spaces was developed as a organizational tool for teams. It has elements of Google Keep, Classroom, and Drive rolled into one. Given t...

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Google spaces is the latest addition to the google graveyard. 
So Spaces is shutting down regrettably the notice can not be removed hence it is unusable.

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Google changed "End of Life Policy" to "Auto Update Policy!"

I am not sure when this happened, but when you search for "Chromebook End of Life Policy" you now find this instead:

https://support.google.com/chrome/a/answer/6220366?hl=en

Much more accurate description, in my opinion. What do you think? Do you like the new name? So I guess instead of EOL, it is now AUP?
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Watch a few minutes of this video featuring an actual interview question developed by google. Are you asking students to solve problems? 

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Book Review: Making your School Something Special by @rushtonh
Rushton Hurley ( @rushtonh ) is a story teller. His first and latest book, Making your School Something Special , will help you tell your story, the story of your students, the story of your school, more effectively. What is it that makes your classroom, yo...

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I am offering a free LIVE hangout next week on earning your Google Certification. If you are interested in becoming a Certified Educator, Trainer, or Admin, I'll help you get started!

The hangout is Tuesday, February 21 from 8:00-9:30 EST.

No cost, just RSVP: https://nvite.com/gEducator/mj9glm
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I am offering a free LIVE hangout next week on earning your Google Certification. If you are interested in becoming a Certified Educator, Trainer, or Admin, I'll help you get started!

The hangout is Tuesday, February 21 from 8:00-9:30 EST.

No cost, just RSVP: https://nvite.com/gEducator/mj9glm
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I am offering a free LIVE hangout next week on earning your Google Certification. If you are interested in becoming a Certified Educator, Trainer, or Admin, I'll help you get started!

The hangout is Tuesday, February 21 from 8:00-9:30 EST.

No cost, just RSVP: https://nvite.com/gEducator/mj9glm
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I am offering a free LIVE hangout next week on earning your Google Certification. If you are interested in becoming a Certified Educator, Trainer, or Admin, I'll help you get started!

The hangout is Tuesday, February 21 from 8:00-9:30 EST.

No cost, just RSVP: https://nvite.com/gEducator/mj9glm
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Using Chromebooks in your classroom? Season 1 of The Chromebook Classroom Podcast is now available on iTunes or Google Play! This season I interviewed six individuals ranging from the head of Chrome for Education, an elementary teacher, a tech director, a computer scientist and more! 
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