Force Multipliers

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Force Multipliers are tools/attributes or a combination of tools/attributes that dramatically increase or multiply the effectiveness of any given person or group. If you are a teacher or student interested in getting more work done in less time. You might want to take a look at some of these Google Chrome Extensions that can be great Force Multipliers.

Extensity, the ultimate tool for lightning fast enabling and disabling of all your extensions for Google Chrome. If you are a Google Chrome user, eventually you will start adding extensions to increase your productivity, but there is only so much room in the extension bar. So, wouldn’t it be nice if you could have an extension that lets you enable other extensions when you want to use them and disable them when you want to get rid of them for a little while.

Sylvan Paper (Formerly CiteLighter) is a virtual highlighter that automates the research and paper writing process. It allows the user to find and capture unique facts online, automatically generate citations, and write better quality papers in less time.

Mercury Reader is a browser extension that cleans up your reading experience in Chrome. Get rid of the adds and junk and enjoy the read.

Screencastify is a screencasting extension for Google Chrome. It allows you to record your screen activity for creating tutorials, etc, and runs entirely in Chrome, so opens the possibility of screencasting up to Chromebook owners.

Permanent Clipboard allows you to save browser clipboard elements with friendly names at your fingertips. Now you can store things like common comments, feedback and instructions to enhance your work as a teacher.

Pocket is a free service that makes it easy to discover great content that’s personalized to your interests, and save this content so you can return to it later – on any device, at any time. It’s your one-stop destination for reading engaging content, catching up on your favorite blogs and news sources, and watching videos that you discovered but weren’t in the right place to watch.

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