Located at (click) www.googledocs.com,” this Google application serves multiple purposes for the student, educator, and business professional. With Google Docs, a user can access a spreadsheet, wiki’s, documents, and spreadsheets. Users can also collaborate “real-time,” on projects using Google programs and software. Editing and revision notations are tracked and dated. The team or instructor can revise and edit a document, and leave comments for the student from anywhere. Student work and progress is tracked, on an ongoing basis.
Possible classroom and student applications:
1. Electronic Portfolios
2. Research Papers/Capstone projects
3. Student-designed Power Point (c) Presentations
Take the Google Doc tour (http://www.google.com/google-d-s/intl/en/tour1.html) and enjoy the experience!