Google Ed for Parents

Google Classroom is an educational tool which provides a virtual classroom space for both students and teachers to manage assignments and collaborate digitally. Google Classroom is increasingly being used in the Melrose Public School system as well as many others. This class will give parents a primer on how these Google education tools work and an increased understanding of the virtual classroom their children are taking part in.

After taking this lesson you will know:

  • How Google Classroom Works, and its benefits
  • What comes with a Google Ed account and how to use it effectively (Google App Suite)
    • Docs
    • Drive
    • Sheets
    • Slides
  • How assignments are handled through Google Ed
  • How shared documents work