Teachers preparing for the 2011-12 school year can plan on providing strong collaboration opportunities for their students. Whether it’s student-to-student, teacher-student, teacher-class, or even collaborations with those outside of our district, the CCSD Google Apps Domain makes collaboration effortless. Considering the importance placed on comprehension and collaboration in the New York State P-12 Common Core Learning Standards for English Language Arts & Literacy, this is resource is significant.
Regardless of one’s experience–from power users to those who have never used Google Apps–professional development opportunities and support will be available throughout the year. Below is a video that captures, in just over two minutes, the simplicity with which documents can be shared. Here’s to a great 2011-12!