Google apps for education

#GAFE

Quest Overview

  • In this quest, you will learn about Google Apps for education.
  • Understanding part 1 - You will watch videos and learn about a few google apps for education.
  • Explore part 1 - check out some google apps for education by looking at the resources provided. In your digital portfolio create a page for Google Apps for Education and describe what google apps for education are and how they relate to the Danileson framework for teaching. Put this page under a Danielson component.
  • This Quest should take you no more than two hours to complete at most

Questions

  • What are Google Apps for Education (GAFE)?
  • How are Google apps for education different than a regular google account?


Google apps for education is an acronym for Google Apps for Education. It includes apps, extensions, and programs embedded within Google. Watch the two videos below to learn more abut Google apps for education.

Understanding

Google Apps For Education
Google for Education 101 (in 101 seconds)

Understanding

Take some time to explore the websites posted below to find some great Google Apps for Education. Identify at least 3 apps or extensions in Chrome you would like to explore.

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G(Math) Add on

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Text help study skills

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Explore

Digital portfolio writeup

In your digital portfolio create a page for Google Apps for Education and describe what google apps for education are and how they relate to the Danileson framework for teaching. Put this page under a Danielson component.