Google Account Request
We are unable to create generic google accounts and google accounts for non-district employees. As part of the hiring process, employees read and sign the teachers acceptable use of technology policy on a yearly basis. This is a condition of employment. We realize this limits the use of Google Classroom, but it also discourages the dissemination of student information to non-school officials, in compliance with FERPA and SOPIPA.
Lesser Known Google Services
Public Data Explorer - loads of public data for students to look through and manipulate to create and back up arguments.
Google Search for Education - Lesson plans and materials for helping students become skilled online searchers - beginning to advanced.
Crisis Map - Check out information on natural disasters, traffic, weather, etc.
Cultural Institute - Online Art galleries and more
A Google a day - Teach students how to quickly search for answers to questions using Google search engines.
Tour Builder - a web-based Google Earth idea that lets you plot a story around the world and save that adventure.
Suggested Chrome Extensions and Apps
- PDF Mergy
- Have a favorite Extension or App? Tell us!