Google announced today that it is releasing Android and iOS mobile apps for its Google Classroom service.
Classroom offers teachers a platform to plan lessons, assignments, and work alongside students – https://classroom.google.com/
It also creates Drive folders for each assignment and for each student.
According to Google – “Classroom helps teachers save time, keep classes organised and improve communication with students. It is available to anyone with Google Apps for Education, a free suite of productivity tools that includes Gmail, Drive and Docs.
Classroom is designed to help Google capitalize on the existing use of Google Apps in education, as well as drive further adoption of said tools in schools.”
Features of Google Classroom App:
The Classroom mobile app gives students the ability to snap photos and attach them
It also allows them to share images, PDFs and more from other apps to Classroom
Offline caching so they can work on assignments without a data connection
Google Classroom apps are available on Google Play and the Apple iTunes Store:
Download Android App
Download iOS App