Google Apps

  • Google Apps

    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! 
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    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: 
    support.google.com/drive