If you are looking for connection, collaboration, and authenticity, it doesn’t get any better than Google Apps for Education. Google’s mission is “to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful.” Sharing is good. On this site, you’ll find links to the materials I have created for trainings and for student use. Up North Learning and all of its resources including the blog are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. That means you may use these materials as long as you give me credit in doing so!
I am a certified level 2 Google Certified Educator Level 2 and a Google for Education Certified Trainer able to train teachers in the use of Google Apps for Education for productivity and in classroom use.