Discover tab-Great resources- see what other teachers are teaching and using–Follow groups– special interests like science, math, ELA Google drive- get work from students and Share documents with other teachers- Communities- – link to other teachersLibrary-stay organized – save files and web links for use any time anywhere
Google drive- students turn in assignmentsBack pack-Stay organized- save files and web links- like the LIBRARY ON TEACHERS PAGEPlanner replaces agendasUse Apps that teacher providesCommunity-– connect with other students and teachers
What is it?
On line, closed, social media platform where
students and teachers can interact.
Who is it for?
Teachers, students, parents
Why it’s good for teachers
Communicate with students and parents
Why it’s good for students
Participate in online discussions
Turn in assignments electronically
No worries about broken pencils, “losing” papers etc.
Receive and store feedback for assignments on line
Why it’s good for parents
Overview of student’s progress
Know assignments that are due
See grades and comments from
Keep in contact with teacher
Help child with homework
Parents cannot directly message
Not all students have internet at home
How does it work?
Sign up as a teacher
Create groups for each class
Add assignments, quizzes and polls
Invite students to join a class
1. Create group
2. Provide group code to students