Google Classroom Announcements

  1. New: Use add-ons in Classroom

    Teachers can now use some of their favorite EdTech tools as add-ons within Classroom to share engaging activities and content with their class. Add-ons can be attached to assignments, quiz assignments, questions, materials, or announcements. Teachers can choose from any add-ons their admin has installed. Learn more about the feature.
    Read more
  2. New: Set a display image on stream posts

    May 2022

    Display images are now available for stream assignments and announcements. Teachers and students can select an attachment to use as a display image for their posts. Learn more about the feature.
    Read more
  3. Beta: Classroom add-ons

    April 2022

    Classroom add-ons is a new feature that allows you to bring your favorite content and activities from top EdTech tools right inside Classroom. Admins can pre-install add-ons for their whole domain at once, or by group or organizational unit. Add-ons are also viewable on mobile for teachers and students. The Classroom add-ons beta will be available in English in the US for the Google Workspace for Education Plus and Teaching and Learning Upgrade editions. Read more Administrators: Express interest in the beta
    Read more
  4. New: Schedule assignments across multiple classes

    March 2022

    Teachers and co-teachers can now schedule assignments, materials, questions, and announcements across multiple classes. This helps teachers more easily organize work and timelines when managing more than one class. This feature is available on the computer version of Classroom.
    Read more
  5. Beta: Practice sets

    March 2022

    Practice sets is a Classroom feature that lets teachers transform their existing content into engaging and interactive assignments. Educators can use practice sets to automate grading, identify concepts that need review, and provide students with built-in hints and resources to support them as they work. The practice sets beta will be globally available in English for the Google Workspace for Education Plus (formerly G Suite Enterprise for Education) and Teaching and Learning Upgrade editions. Read more Express interest in the beta
    Read more
  6. New: Export grades to Aspen SIS

    January 2022

    SIS grade export is now available for the Follett Aspen student information system (SIS). Administrators can connect Classroom to Aspen so that teachers can link their classes and export students' grades. This feature is available to school districts that use Follett Aspen version 6.2 or above. Learn more about the feature.
    Read more
  7. New: Originality reports for Google Slides files

    December 2021

    Originality reports are now available for Google Slides files. Teachers and students can run an originality report to compare a student’s Google Docs or Slides file against webpages and books on the internet. Learn more about the feature.
    Read more
  8. New: Use Classroom offline on Android

    November 2021

    We’re making the Classroom Android app work offline or with intermittent connections. Students will be able to start their work offline, review their assignments, open Drive attachments, and write assignments in Google Docs—all without an internet connection. Learn more about the feature. Read the blog post.
    Read more
  9. New: Control whether students can unenroll themselves

    October 2021

    The admin console now includes a setting to prevent students from leaving classes. If the setting is turned on by their admin, students will no longer be able to unenroll themselves from classes. Learn more about the feature. Read the blog post.
    Read more
  10. Making Classroom video meetings easier and more secure

    October 2021

    We’ve added several new features to Google Meet in Classroom, making it easier and more secure: The class Meet link is now accessible on the side of the class stream, so students can easily join and teachers can manage the link from the stream. Students will be directed to a waiting room until a teacher has officially joined the class Meet link. Guests not on the class roster will have to "ask to join" and be admitted by the teacher before they can participate, so no unintended participants join the meetings. All designated co-teachers for a class will automatically be co-hosts in the meeting.…
    Read more
  11. New: Securely sync rosters directly from Clever

    July 2021

    Google has partnered with Clever to provide automated student information system (SIS) rostering for Google Classroom. Admins can handle the setup via Clever, so teachers will no longer need to manually create classes and invite students to join them. This feature is available to Google Workspace for Education Plus users. Learn more about the feature. Read the blog post.
    Read more
false
Search
Clear search
Close search
Google apps
Main menu
Search Help Center
false