The use of information and communication technologies in education can play a crucial role in providing new and innovative forms of support to teachers, students, and the learning process more broadly.
Technology can be a powerful tool for transforming education. It can help affirm and advance relationships between teachers and students, reinvent the approaches to learning and collaboration, shrink long-standing equity and accessibility gaps, and adapt learning experiences to meet the needs of all students.
Our schools, colleges, and universities should be incubators of exploration and invention. Teachers should be collaborators in learning, seeking new knowledge and constantly acquiring new skills alongside their students. Education leaders should set a vision for creating learning experiences that provide the right tools and supports for all learners to thrive.
However, to realize fully the benefits of technology in our education system and provide authentic learning experiences, teachers need to use technology effectively in their practice. Furthermore, education stakeholders should commit to working together to use technology to improve our education system. These stakeholders include leaders; teachers, faculty, and other educators; researchers; policymakers; funders; technology developers; community members and organizations; and learners and their families.
For these systemic changes in learning and teaching to occur, education leaders need to create a shared vision for how technology best can meet the needs of all learners and to develop a plan that translates the vision into action.
Google Workspace for Education
Google Workspace for Education (formally G Suite for Education) is a set of online software applications which can also be enabled for offline use, offering much more than just a replacement for the Microsoft Office suite familiar to Windows users.
Designed especially for education, this software suite is key to the highly acclaimed advancements in the learning environment offered by a Chromebook solution and is already used by over 30 million students and teachers worldwide. In addition to the Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, Calendar and Google Drive applications, which can be accessed online through personal Google accounts, G Suite for Education includes Google Sites, the elegantly simple website design app, along with the innovative Google Classroom tools
It is an ecology of digital tools from Google designed to host and distribute digital documents, communication, and collaboration through cloud-based technology for schools, college and universities.
Google Workspace for Education has Google Drive and its varied distribution tools as its core. Through the use of Google Docs, Drive, Gmail, Forms, Jamboard, Groups, calendar, and more, teachers can create virtual classes, track document changes, participate in discussions, and more–what many teachers have been doing for years, but in a formal package that can also serve alignment across classrooms and schools
A standard size project typically takes about a month to complete. We handle all of the work for you, and communicate everything along the way to ensure you’re happy with your outcome!
Google Workspace for Education is absolutely free and doesn’t cost you a single paisa. All you have to be is get ready for the transformation