googledocs.jpgGoogle Docs is a powerful web-based application that enables users to easily create, edit, store, and collaborate online on documents, presentations, forms/surveys, and spreadsheets.



How can it be used in the classroom? Here are a few ideas:
Teachers can use Google Docs to: (provided by CUE and WestEd for Google)
  • Provide timely feedback to student on submitted work.
  • Collaborate with colleagues on shared materials and assessment data.
  • Publish handouts, presentations, and classroom materials for students and parents.

Students can use Google Docs to: (provided by CUE and WestEd for Google)
  • Work on their files from any computer - wherever they have Internet access.
  • Get instant feedback on their work from multiple collaborators and their teacher.
  • Publish their work on the web for an authentic audience.