Join Aaron Quigley for an in-depth discussion in this video Understanding Google Drive, part of Google Apps for Educators.
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…As educators, we have a natural workflow over working on…documents at home as well as in our school building.…Google has a built-in application to really help us out…when it comes to this particular area, and that's Google Drive.…Google Drive is essentially a network drive that allows…us access to our documents in a variety of places.…Before we start diving into how we can use Google Drive as an…educator, let's make sure we fully understand…the concept behind what Google Drive is.…With Google drive, Google takes a section…of the server and then they allow you to upload your own documents to this.…This could be Word documents or Excel spreadsheets, pictures,…videos, files, Google Docs, whatever it is that you'd like.…
Here you have a place that you can send all of…your different files to and they're stored in the Google server.…Furthermore, you have the ability to sync your computer with the Google server.…That way you have a folder on your computer, and whatever you…put into that particular folder, will…
- What is Google Apps for Education?
- Creating a Google account
- Verifying the domain name
- Configuring Gmail
- Archiving school communication
- Adding office hours to calendars
- Centralizing school documents
- Collaborating with Google Docs
- Creating a Google site
- Adding educational apps