News from the Google Jedi

posted Oct 23, 2015, 11:24 AM by Technology Department
News from the Google Jedi
Drawing & Artwork
Here is a new video blog from our Google Apps and the Brain Friendly Classroomseries. Learn how to leverage Google Apps to increase student learning.

This week: 
Drawing & Artwork

Read about it here!

Google Apps Tip

Typing on a mobile device can be cumbersome. And now that the mobile versions of Google Apps are seeing increased functionality, many will find themselves working on a tablet or phone more and more.

Don't type! Use voice dictation! 

Both Android and iOS devices have voice dictation/voice typing features that are very productive and very accurate!

Add-on Spotlight

Form Limiter
This Add-on for Google Forms will stop a form from accepting responses once identified criteria are met.

Set a trigger based on date & time, number of responses, or a value in a specific cell in the responses sheet.

Read about it here!

Drive Update for iOS

The Google Drive app now has greater integration with non-Google apps on iOS devices.

Open files from Drive, save files, and back up photos from your iOS Photos app!

Read about it on our blog

Share Across Domains
Many organizations in both education and enterprise have different domains for different populations. 

Admins can now allow sharing across different domains both in and out of the organization. 

Read about it here

Add forms to assignments and announcements in Classroom. Upon submission of responses, the assignment will be marked as done.

Read all about it here!