Wednesday, October 5, 2016

A few Google Updates...

First off, Google Apps for Education is now G Suite for Education.  Consider it a new name for all of the great educational and collaborative tools you are already using!

Google Docs now has columns! 

This may seem like a miniscule update, but the lack of easily formatted columns has been a deterrant for many users.  Here's a short tutorial of how to use the new columns feature.


Guardian Summaries in Google Classroom

Many of the teachers I work with absolutely love Google Classroom for student communication and file sharing, but one of the missing pieces has always been a parent/guardian connection.  Google has addressed this issue through an update allowing for Guardian Summaries. Below is a short Slide show that highlights the steps to utilizing Guardian Summaries for Classroom