Google Vault Now Covers Hangouts for Education Chat, Google Moderator Will Shut Down On July 31, and More


Great resource links, tips, news, and updates shared by our Google+ community members from April 6 - 12, 2015.

Google Vault now covers Hangouts for Education chat - googleforeducation.blogspot.com

Over the next few days, Google will roll out an admin option that lets you manage Hangouts chat history in your organization, so that you can make certain that it’s either on or off. People in your school or university can have the freedom to chat with whomever they want — whether that person is part of your organization or not — and you can be sure that new employee conversations stay personal and private, because they’ll disappear shortly after taking place. h/t +Allison Mollica 


Google Moderator, a tool for crowdsourcing and ranking user-submitted questions for online and offline events, is shutting down on July 31. Shared via +Brian Dittfeld 


The top feature request for g(Math) for Forms has been to allow Form responders to use g(Math) to craft their responses. Here is a quick tutorial video explaining it and I am in the process of updating the gMath.guru documentation. Shared by +John McGowan 

Copy Folder - sites.google.com

A great way to make a copy of a folder for another domain, by +Bjorn Behrendt. This Add-on will create a duplicate copy of a folder, it's contents and structure.  This is good for archiving old information while keeping a copy of the contents to move forward with. h/t +Allison Mollica