7 Google Chrome Apps Every Teacher Should Know about

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September 15, 2015
Chrome web store is teeming with all kinds of educational apps and education. You can easily search for and access apps you want to use in your instruction by simply refining your search query using criterion such as category, types, ratings and many more. You can also check this page for a quick list of some of the best educational Chrome apps to start with. We are also sharing with you this collection which comprises some of the most popular Chrome apps created and provided by Google. Check them out below.

1- Google Keep

Google Keep is an excellent tool to use for creating digital sticky notes. You can use both text and images to capture and share your notes. You can also use it to create to-do lists and bookmark content from the web.It has an intuitive and user friendly interface that makes it way simpler to navigate and control than is the case with several other note-taking apps out there.

2- Inbox

Inbox is a versatile app created by Gmail team to provide users  with an enhanced email experience. The app provides some cool functionalities to help you better manage and organize your inbox. Some of its features include: Similar messages are bundled together so you can deal with them all at once, you can add Reminders so your inbox contains all the things you need to get back to, Snooze emails and Reminders to come back when you are ready to deal with them and many more.

‘Classroom is a new tool in Google Apps for Education that helps teachers create and organize assignments quickly, provide feedback efficiently, and easily communicate with their classes. Classroom helps students organize their work in Google Drive, complete and turn it in, and communicate directly with their teachers and peers.’

‘Google tips shows you the latest and greatest tips and tricks across your favorite Google products like Maps, Search and YouTube. For instance, did you know you can ask Maps to give you directions to your family or friend’s place, without having to type in their addresses every time? You can even browse tips by things you can do on the go, at home, at the office- or by product. Click any card that catches your eye and flip it over to find out more.’

‘Chrome Remote Desktop allows users to remotely access another computer through Chrome browser or a Chromebook.  Computers can be made available on an short-term basis for scenarios such as ad hoc remote support, or on a more long-term basis for remote access to your applications and files.  All connections are fully secured.’

‘Get more from data with Google Fusion Tables. Bust your data out of its silo! Combine it with other data on the web. Collaborate, visualize and share.  ’

‘Choose from over 4 million books on Google Play and take your favorites with you for reading offline.It’s time to set your reading free. With Google Play Books for Chrome, you can use just about any device you own to read any book, anywhere.’