Visit https://classroom.google.com/ to sign up as a teacher or student. School must be a member of Google Apps for Education.
New features (Fall, 2015)
Reuse Posts (from archived classes)
Discussion (start threaded class discussions)
Calendar Integration (see article) add to student or parent Google Calendars
Share to Classroom (push out websites live to entire class or as an Announcement that appears in the student stream). All individuals at LPSD now have this extension added to their Chrome accounts.
Storage of Files (store by unit of study all files, URL's etc that students would need for review)
This is found in the About tab.
- Remember that all members of LPSD have the Synergize training modules for all Google products built in to their Chrome accounts.
- Google Classroom Support