Google in the Classroom

The site Ditch That Textbook has made a list of 20 creative, paper-saving ways to engage students in learning.  There are a lot of "thinking-outside-the-box" ideas here.

Create new documents and upload your old ones to Google Drive.  It's a virtual flash drive that makes your files accessible anywhere you have internet access.

Accessed anywhere, anytime, on any device, Google Calendar allows you to easily add / edit / delete events, set up appointments slots, notify you of upcoming events / appointments to make organizing your life easier.

In addition to completing many of the functions of a traditional word processor, Google Docs provides even more capabilities that can be invaluable to educators. Here are ten tricks that can make your life easier with Google Docs.