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Back to Class in Google Classroom

Google Classroom is a fantastic bit of software. Whether you're using it to get content to your students, create interactive educational experiences, or provide a storehouse for you educational materials, it's making the lives of teachers are lot easier, and the lives of their students more educational.

Whether you've been swimming in it for years or you're just dipping your toe in, this month's episode of the EdTech Hubcast is a great listen.
After checking it out, here are some fantastic next steps: Getting Started with Classroom - a Quick Start GuideHow can I setup a Classroom with my students?How can students see my Google Classroom Calendar through Google Calendar? Why would I use the CCPS created Google Classroom?How can I identify a duplicated Google Classroom class?Can I rename my classes in Google Classroom?Share to Google Classroom Extension 🎬Google Classroom Turn In 🎬Make a Copy For Each Student 🎬Archiving a Class in Google Classroom 🎬Adding Resources t…
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