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New Google program offers digital skills to formerly incarcerated adults

by Colin Wood • 6 months ago

The search giant developed a bank of online resources for nonprofits working with people recently released from prison.

Google upgrades education suite, unveils 40 new Chromebook varieties

by Ryan Johnston • 8 months ago

Google will offer more than 40 new types of Chromebooks for schools this year, alongside new features to its cloud-based learning platforms.

Google invests $1M in digital-skills training at Black universities

by Colin Wood • 1 year ago

A $1 million program co-led by the Thurgood Marshall College Fund is designed to reach 20,000 students attending historically Black colleges and universities.

Google announces certificates, scholarships to support workforce

by Jake Williams • 1 year ago

Google says it will consider completion of the Coursera-based programs, which begin this fall, the equivalent of a four-year college degree.

Google Earth's creation tools help students tell stories with maps

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

The new creation tools allow students to build visual narratives and engage with learning on a deeper level, one teacher told EdScoop.

Google wants to spread positivity online, stop cyberbullying

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

Education partnerships centering on online safety, etiquette and security are aimed at teaching kids to "be internet awesome" this month.

Six ways to strengthen digital citizenship this summer

by Eileen Belastock • 2 years ago

Commentary: Here are a few things parents should watch out for and educate their children about as students gain more free time over the holiday.

Google's 'App Hub' for educators curates quality tools, lesson ideas

by Colin Wood • 2 years ago

A new portal for K-12 educators and administrators is designed to make it easier to find engaging tools that meet the most current privacy standards.

Georgia U. partnership halves broadband costs for K-12

by Colin Wood • 3 years ago

The University System of Georgia's Dave Nix explains how sharing resources and building new private partnerships has yielded big savings for K-12.