Google Calendar

Hidden Gems

Did you know you can create sevearl calendars?

You can create calendars to keep track of different types of events. Add a variety of premade calendars with national holidays, sports, team events, and phases of the moon.

Set up a new calendar

  1. Go to or sign in to your RPS email account.
  2. Click on the Google Apps (waffle) located in the top right corner. Click on "Calendar."
  3. On the left side, above "My calendars," click "New calendar."
  4. Add a name and description for your calendar.
  5. Click Create calendar.

How can I use this in my classroom?

Google calendar will help you organize and communicate with your students, parents, colleagues, and administrators. Schedule parent-teacher conferences or manage volunteer schedules. Create tasks and send reminders. The possibilities are endless.

The New Google Calendar- Tutorial

The following videos cover most of the basic features of Google Calendar. You can click pause while you try things out in a new tab and continue when you're ready.