Chrome Web Extensions are add-on tools that provide extra features or functionality to your browser. You can access and use these extensions from any computer where you are signed into Chrome.
- Video Overview-Link- This video gives an overview of web extensions, how to install them, how to use them, and more.
- Web App Reviews site- Link - This site gives written and video reviews of the best Chrome web apps and extensions for education.
Example Web Extensions for Education - Below is a list of Chrome web extensions that may be useful in an educational setting. For some of the web extensions we also have a short tutorial video linked in.
Read&Write for Google Docs
Text-to-speech, dictionary, note-taking, vocabulary tool for Google Documents
Screen capture, edit, and annotate images
Save files and images directly to Google Drive, Picasa Web, and other cloud services
Split your browser window
Easily manage and save your open tabs
Evernote Web Clipper
Clip and search notes from the