Do you use Google?

Some of the most popular pages and posts for Google Resources.  Here are the Top 5 Google Posts, we will be looking at Google classroom in more detail within school shortly…

  1. Back to School with Google Chrome: The Complete Guide
  2. 10 Ways to Use Google Drawing in the Classroom
  3. 20 Google Chrome Apps & Extensions for School Leaders
  4. Google Tips: Force Users to Make a Copy of a Google Doc
  5. Shut the Front Door! Digital Differentiation with Google Forms


Google Classroom – try it!


50 Things You Can Do With Google Classroom

For those of you who like to try something different (and free) there are some great suggestions from Alice Keeler on how to use Google Apps for education  let me know what you think!

1. Make Class Announcements
2. Sharing Resources
3. Multiple Files in an Assignment
4. Create a Lesson
5. Easily View Student Submission
6. Go Paperless
7. Simplify the Turn In Process
8. Protect Privacy
9. Reduce Cheating
10. Classroom Collaboration
11. Create a Discussion
12. Organize Assignments with Due Dates
13. Feedback Before Students Submit
14. Email Students
15. Notify Students Who May Need Help
16. Assignment Q&A
17. Create an Ad Hoc Playlist
18. Email Feedback
19. Create Folders
20. Link Directly to Student Work
21. Collect Data
22. Share with Multiple Classes
23. Collaborative Note Taking
24. Display Student Work
25. One Student One Slide
26. Target Parent Phone Calls
27. Polling
28. Share a Document with the Class
29. Know Who Edits a Collaborative Document
30. Link to a Website
31. After Hours Help
32. Peer Feedback
33. Distribute Notes
34. Sharing Informal Learning
35. Email the Teacher
36. Student Projects
37. Eliminate Schlepping Papers Home
38. Have One Place for All Files
39. Document Digital Work
40. Students Create Google Docs
41. Clearly Identify Student Work
42. View Assignments
43. Virtual Office Hours
44. Collaborate with Peers (PLC’s)
45. Virtual Faculty Meetings
46. Streamline Counseling
47. Watch Students Do Homework
48. Observe Another Classroom
49. Share Student Samples
50. Provide Choices