Google Classroom Updates, Introducing Google+ Collections, Gmail Shortcuts, and More



Great resource links, tips, news, and updates shared by our Google+ community members from
May 4 - 10, 2015.

Google Classroom Update - googleforeducation.blogspot.com

Now, teachers are able to grade assignments from their phone or tablet, and add private feedback to give students guidance, encouragement, constructive criticism or personalized feedback. All these and more. Whether stationed in your own desk or on the go, Google has made it easier for all educators. Great post by +Kyle Pace.

Google photos now available through Google Drive - plus.google.com

Google initially planned to gradually roll out to all Google Apps customers during the 1st week of April, after much anticipation its finally up and functional.

+Chris Harte originally shared: "Nice to see my Google photos now available through Drive - so helpful when adding to docs and slides"


Get notifications for any comments for all files shared with you - plus.google.com

Turn on "all" notifications in the comments menu and never miss important comments.



Introducing Google+ Collections - plus.google.com

There is a new way to group your posts by topic. Google has set out to give people a place to express the things they love. A place to share your interests to other enthusiasts of your trade.


Gmail: A shortcut for shortcuts - plus.google.com

Pressing 'shift + ?' in Gmail enables you to see a popup of all available shortcuts.