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posted Oct 2, 2014, 11:50 AM by Caryn Kelley
Exploring the New Google Classroom:

Classroom is a new product in Google Apps for Education designed to help teachers create and organize assignments quickly, provide feedback efficiently, and communicate with students. Classroom keeps everyone organized, improves communication and saves time.  See how easy it is to set up and go paperless!


Using Google for Student Assessment:

As classrooms become paperless and assessments migrate to online environments, teachers everyone are looking for ways to simultaneously teach students how to succeed on assessments and make their own lives easier. Google offers a viable solution with the tagteam of Google Apps and Classroom. In this TeleTech we will explore how to develop engaging assessments, deliver them quickly and easily to students using Classroom, and even how to get Google to do your grading!

Microsoft Office 365 Preview:

Want to move Office to the Cloud?  Check out what Microsoft 365 offers during this feature overview.  Office 365 is a subscription-based system and depending on which plan is activated may include Microsoft Office applications such as, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher, Access, and OneNote. Other 365 services include cloud storage, hosted e-mail, file transfer facilities, and free calls with Skype.  Office 365 lets you access your files from anywhere – from desktop, mobile, tablet and even from the web browsers.  Get started using Office Online!

Resources for Developing Online Testing Skills:

Preparing students to succeed on online assessments can be a daunting task. Luckily there are many fun and free online resources available to today’s educators. Join us as we identify the various skills students should master to achieve on online tests and highlight online tools and resources to help students develop those skills.