introduction to google drive and gafe

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Google DriveDebbie Fucoloro, PhDGoogle In-Service 3-13-15

About MePh.D. in C & I, SLU 2012B.A. & M.A.T. in EdTech, Webster U.21 years in education#grandbabychat

Google Drive vs Google DocsGoogle Drivethe new home for Google Docsa cloud storage servicebeefed up version of Google DocsGAFE offers unlimited storage space...FREEWhat is Google Apps for Education?aka = GAFEfree for educational institutionsprovides files storageonline tools - documents, presentation, spreadsheet, forms, etc.and opportunities for student...Why GAFE?multiple collaboratorsshared folders/collectionsaccess anytime, anywherecommunication tools: commenting & chatupload pre-existing docs & folderstemplate galleriescustomizable sharing & publishing optionsrevision history

Why Collaboration?group projectsconnect with otherswork simultaneously on projectsadd constructive commentsedit or viewing rights

Google Drive allows Ts & Ss to collaborate and share with other users. is Protectedwalled gardenyour Google administrators decide the type of access teachers and students havedifferent from public Google applicationsGAFE stricter filtering and content controls

GAFE is Secureno personal student info is collected by Google your data belongs to your schoolGoogle does not sell info to 3rd partiesno advertising

GAFE = Anytime, Anywherestudents may communicate, collaborate, and create whenever and wherever they have Internet accessavailable on most devices and across platformsallows for differentiated instruction and timely, descriptive feedbackRevision Historysaves changes every few secondsDont worry about saving...ever!view progress/processincludes name of author/s by date/timeMake a mistake? Revert to a previous version. Google Apps SuiteGmailCalendarDriveDocsSpreadsheetPresentationForms

Lets Talk Google Drive!MicrosoftGoogleWordDocumentsPowerPointPresentationExcelSpreadsheetForms

Open Google Drive

Choose Create and type of file

Untitled document

Select Rename

After selecting Untitled document this dialogue box appears.Rename and Click ok

Begin composing

Saving and Move to folder

Files are continuously saved in need to save a file.Create or Choose folder

Choose Move

Google Document Demonstration

Google Classroomnew online learning management platformworks seamlessly with GAFEkeeps classes organizedimproves communication between Ts & Sspaperless

Questions?ResourcesGAFE Wiki PageGoogle Apps for Education (official site)Shake Up Learning (Google Cheat Sheets)

ConnectContact me:Blog: The Educators CafeTwitter: @debbiefucoConsider joining or attending:GEG Eastern MissouriEdcampSTL

Thank you!