Each Northwestern Lehigh School District Student in Grades 2-12 and all staff have been provided with a Google Apps for Education account.
Google Apps is a set of online tools for communication, collaboration, and storage provided by Google to the District.
The Google Apps for Education Suite contains the following options:
Google Classroom - allows students and teachers to create, share, and grade assignments with ease
Gmail - Gmail for students with spam protection and without advertisements within the Northwestern Lehigh domain
Drive - save files in Drive, access them from any device, & share them instantly
Calendar - shareable calendar that integrates seamlessly with gmail, drive, contact,
Docs - create and edit documents online where multiple people can edit at the same time and it saves automatically!
Sheets - create and edit spreadsheets online where multiple people can edit at the same time and it saves automatically!
Slides - create and edit presentations online where multiple people can edit at the same time and it saves automatically!
Benefits of Google Apps:
- Completely free - Google Apps for Education is free for schools with 24/7 support at no cost. Never any ads for staff or students.
- Easy collaboration - Create, share, and edit files in real-time. Everyone is on the same page, and that page is automatically stored in the cloud. No more sending attachments or merging different versions.
- Use on any device - Enjoy a consistent experience from any computer, tablet, or phone. Work anywhere and anytime you want.
How to use Google Apps offline:
Need more information? Go to the Google Drive Help Center here: