G Suite – Google Classroom. Get ahead with what is probably the best classroom collaboration tool in the world. Ever. #google #collaboration

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By Sonny Sharma

Sonny (Sanjesh) is Founder of Spongy Elephant and qualified as a teacher in 1995. He is passionate about education and all things tech and is a Subject Expert in Computing for OfQual, a Google Education Trainer, a Microsoft in Education Global Training Partner, a STEM Ambassador and VR evangelist. Since he set up New Ways to Learn in 2011 his team have trained over 20000 teachers. You're in good hands.

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20 mins

What will I learn?

Master how to use announcements, questions and assignments

Set classrooms up correctly from the start with our essential tips and tricks

Discover the power of Google Classroom for marking online and setting homework

Take a leap towards realising the classroom of the future and even the paper-less classroom

When we think about Google Classsroom, one word always comes to mind. Wow! Google Classroom is without a doubt one of the most intuitive tools in education, creating a seamless and highly collaborative link between teachers, teaching assistant and students. We’ve used Google Classroom with Early Year all the way through to FE and HE. The great thing about Google Classroom is how easy it is to grasp and just how powerful it is, combating the use of email for communication and dare we say it, even paper and textbooks. Don’t believe the hype? Jump in and check it out!

This Learning Trunk covers...

  • FREE!
    Creating a Class Build your first classroom in seconds and get it ready for students
  • A Tweak or Two A few customisations we've learnt over the years to make your life as easy as possible
  • Get Discussions Going! Now that the classroom is ready, time for collaboration and pushing students content
  • The Student View So, what does it all look like for students - this will help you build the perfect space!
  • Setting Assignments Create assignments for students in class or at home. Avoid common mistakes!
  • Marking and Assesssment You've set the assignments, they've done the work - what next? Master grading and assessment!

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