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I’m Feeling Earthy: Earth Day trends and moreI’m Feeling Earthy: Earth Day trends and moreLead for Sustainability

It’s Earth Day—take a walk with us. First, let’s dig into issues taking root in Search. Ahead of Earth Day, “solar energy,” “drought” and “endangered species” climbed in popularity this week. Meanwhile, people are looking for ways their own actions can make a positive impact. The top “how to recycle” searches were for plastic, paper, […]

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AIY Projects: A first step into STEMAIY Projects: A first step into STEMDirector

Artificial Intelligence allows computers to perform increasingly complex tasks like understanding speech or identifying what’s in an image. AI built into hardware lets you build devices that feel more personal, can be trained to solve individual problems, and do things people haven’t thought of yet. Building AI-based things used to require expensive hardware and an […]

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G Suite Enterprise for Education is now availableG Suite Enterprise for Education is now availableProduct Manager

Since launching G Suite for Education, we’ve heard a common request from colleges, universities and large school districts: the need for more advanced tools to meet their complex technology needs. In January, we announced G Suite Enterprise for Education, a new edition of G Suite for Education that offers additional enterprise-grade capabilities designed for large […]

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Chromebook tablets for versatile learningChromebook tablets for versatile learningGroup Product Manager

This past January, students in Kristine Kuwano and Bonnie Chow’s third grade classrooms were buzzing with excitement at De Vargas Elementary School in Cupertino, CA. Tasked with writing out math equations to upload to Google Classroom, the students grabbed their new tablets from the cart, pulled out the stylus, and logged into Chrome. “They love […]

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JAMB records 3.2% decrease in registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has recorded a decrease in the number of registered candidates for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) in 2018. The Registrar of the Board, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede disclosed this to newsmen on Wednesday in Abuja. Oloyode said that a total number of 1, 662, 762 candidates […]

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Bringing online safety education programs to UK schoolsBringing online safety education programs to UK schoolsUK Program Lead, Be Internet Legends

At Google, we believe in technology’s ability to unlock creativity and create opportunity, but it’s our duty to equip our users with the tools and resources to make safe choices online.  Last year, we surveyed more than 200 teachers in the UK to learn about their experience with online safety in the classroom. We found […]

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All types of Chromebooks for all types of learnersAll types of Chromebooks for all types of learnersGroup Product Manager, Chromebooks for Education

Editor’s note: This week our Google for Education team will be joining thousands of educators at Bett in London. At our booth, C230, you can explore a range of Chromebooks, including devices that flip from laptop to tablet, integrate with a stylus and have world facing cameras. Follow along on The Keyword and Twitter for […]

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Eight things you need to know about Hash Code 2018Eight things you need to know about Hash Code 2018

Are you up for a coding challenge? Team up to solve an engineering problem from Google—registration for Hash Code 2018 is now open.   Hash Code is Google’s flagship team programming competition for students and professionals in  Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. You pick your team and programming language, we pick a Google engineering problem […]

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Hash Code 2018

Eight things you need to know about Hash Code 2018Eight things you need to know about Hash Code 2018

Are you up for a coding challenge? Team up to solve an engineering problem from Google—registration for Hash Code 2018 is now open.   Hash Code is Google’s flagship team programming competition for students and professionals in  Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. You pick your team and programming language, we pick a Google engineering problem […]

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$13 million dollars in 10 years: CS professional development grants are open$13 million dollars in 10 years: CS professional development grants are openCS Education Program Manager

Ten years ago, Jeff Walz, a manager on Google’s University Relations team, had a hunch about widening access to computer science (CS) education for students—he thought that if teachers could train other teachers, who would then train their students, together they could create a ripple effect. After attending a Carnegie Mellon University workshop for high […]

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$13 million dollars in 10 years: CS professional development grants are open$13 million dollars in 10 years: CS professional development grants are openCS Education Program Manager

Ten years ago, Jeff Walz, a manager on Google’s University Relations team, had a hunch about widening access to computer science (CS) education for students—he thought that if teachers could train other teachers, who would then train their students, together they could create a ripple effect. After attending a Carnegie Mellon University workshop for high […]

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