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Locate Google Keep within Google Docs and GSuite- Awesome!



If you are an avid lover of Google Keep like myself, then you are really going to appreciate the fact that Google has embedded this note-taking app into their GSuite products! You can access Keep right from the "Tools Menu" of your Google Doc....

and easily embed your Google Keep notes and images. 


Keep is now also available as part of the GSuite products and can now be found in the Google Apps menu.

This feature would be great to use with your students- especially if they are on a field-trip and they are using handheld devices to take notes and images about what they have learned using the Keep app. Later, they can document their adventure in a Google Doc!

Install the Google Keep extension and use as part of a students research project to bookmark various Websites and have them easily refer to Websites as they are typing their report!

What else could you use this tool for in the classroom?


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