Google Docs

Visit this page to find some useful tips on using Google Docs.

For Students & Teachers

Tip #1 – SHARING SETTINGS FOR STUDENTS WITH VBCPS GAFE ACCOUNTS

Here’s an updated info graphic describing the sharing permissions GAFE users have with all other Google accounts. These sharing permissions apply to both teachers & students.

Tip #2 – COLLABORATING WITH GOOGLE DOCS

Students can collaborate on Google Slides, Docs, Sheets and more.  Here are two quick reference sheets to help students get started on a collaborative Google assignment. The links will create copies in your Google Drive.  Feel free to edit to suit your needs.

Collaborating on a student generated file  -use this if student is creating the file from scratch.

Collaborating from a teacher’s template  -use this if student is provided a copy of the file through a link or as an assignment in Google Classroom.

For Teachers

Tip #1Shortcuts for Feedback in Google Docs -courtesy of Burlington Help Desk