Google Mid-Atlantic Users Group

A group of folks on the Google North America Apps Users Group are organizing a Google Apps Mid-Atlantic Users Group Meeting, also known by the abrasively gutteral-sounding acronym (MAGUG). The event is free and will be held on Thursday, September 12, 2013 at Dominion Enterprises in Norfolk, Virginia. To learn more or to register, use the following link: https://sites.google.com/a/appsusersgroup.com/goog le-apps-mid-atlantic-user-group/. Also, to […]

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The VCCS is getting even Googlier

When VCCS students, faculty, and staff log in to My VCCS to access their Gmail accounts after the Blackboard upgrade on May 17th-18th, they will notice that they have a host of new Google apps available to them. During the scheduled outage, not only will Blackboard Learn be upgraded to Service Pack 11, which includes new features like a survey […]

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Google Apps for Education: Future LMS?

Technology writer and rabble-rouser Audrey Watters is a busy woman. She has written for a number of established publications such Edutopia, MindShift, Inside Higher Ed, O’Reilly Radar, ReadWriteWeb, and The Huffington Post. But her most interesting writing, I think, is on her blog Hack Education. It is obvious that her blog is the platform where she can roll up her sleeves, put up her […]

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