Austin ISD is a G Suites For Education (was GAFE) district and utilizes most of the Google tools with teachers and students. All AISD Google use must be preceded by logging into the AISD Cloud (my.austinisd.org ) and opening the Google tool from there.
How teachers can access student Google IDs:
Teachers can get a list of their student Google IDs from their AISD Cloud. (Directions for teachers )
Videos for use with students:
How to login to the AISD Cloud. bit.ly/aisdstulogin (New Link)
How 6th-12th grade students can check their Gmail: bit.ly/aisdstuemail (New Link)
How students can check AISD Gmail on an iOS device: bit.ly/aisdiosgmail (New Link)
Google Drive for multiple users on an iPad: bit.ly/googlepasscodelock (YouTube)
Google classroom is an online discussion and assignment management environment. Teachers can use Google Classroom to assign work, disseminate digital resources, accept work from students and facilitate discussions inside and outside of the classroom.
Instructional Technology has shared a Getting Started guide for Google Classroom as an online doc. Please check it out at bit.ly/aisdgclassroom.
new 10/04/16!video: Export grades from Google Classroom and import directly into TEAMS. This video steps teachers through the process. video: click here
video: Students can access Google Classroom through the AISD Cloud. Teachers can use this video to introduce Google Classroom to the students: bit.ly/aisdopengclass (New Link)
video: Students can be invited to join a class or they can join using the teacher’s code. This video shows how a student could join a teacher’s Google Classroom – video: bit.ly/aisdgclassjoin (New Link)
new 10/04/16! Google Classroom now allows parents to receive notifications for students. Look for Guardians in the Students tab in Classroom. Guardians Support
Google Support pages for Classroom can provide teachers an additional source for support.