Google Classroom - Beginner

1 Hours, 13 Minutes


Delivery Method

UT Pro from New Horizons

This class is part of a 12‑month UT Pro Subscription

Course Overview

This course is designed to teach educators how to create and use Google Classroom to enhance their students' learning. This course will teach educators how to create a new Google Classroom, add assignments, communicate with students, give feedback and grades, and monitor student progress.

Course Objectives

Introduction , Getting Started with Classroom , Creating a Classroom , Adding Content , Using Google Classroom , Grading , Conclusion

Course Prerequisites

Basic computer skills


1 - Introduction

  • Introduction

2 - Getting Started with Classroom

  • What is Classroom?
  • Opening Classroom
  • Touring the Interface
  • Accessing Help

3 - Creating a Classroom

  • Creating a Class
  • Formatting your Classroom
  • Customizing Class Settings
  • Personalizing Notification Settings
  • Adding your Students and Collaborators

4 - Adding Content

  • Working with Stream Posts
  • Creating Topics
  • Adding Classwork Material
  • Creating a Basic Assignment
  • Grading Features
  • Customizing your Assignment
  • Creating an Assignment Quiz
  • Creating an Assignment Question
  • Reusing a Post

5 - Using Google Classroom

  • Using your Dashboard
  • Managing and Emailing Students
  • Utilizing the To Do List
  • Using Google Drive

6 - Grading

  • Using the Gradebook
  • Using the Rubric
  • Grading Assignments

7 - Conclusion

  • Course Recap

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