How to use Google Classroom?

Google has opened up Google Classroom to users outside of G Suite for Education. It gave users with personal Google accounts the ability to join or create classes within Google Classroom.

Use Google Classroom:

Step-1 Go to and click Go to Google Classroom.
Step-2 Enter the email address for your Classroom account and click Next.
Step-3 Enter your password and click Next.
Step-4 If there is a welcome message, review it and click Accept.
Step-5 If you’re using an Google Workspace for Education account, click I’m A Student or I’m A Teacher.
Step-6 Click Get Started.

School account

Google for Education gives teachers the freedom to spend more time personalizing the learning experience, and less time managing it.

As a Teacher

  • Creates a central home for class activities.
  • It lets teachers create assignments (and other class activities).
  • Collects assignments from students.
  • It helps teachers grade assignments and provide feedback.
  • It returns assignments to students.

As a Student

  • Allow students to snap and submit a picture of their paper homework quickly and easily with improved image capturing.
  • Includes “guardian” features for parents.
  • Submit assignments to teachers.
  • Create and manage classes, assignments, and grades online without paper.
  •  Give direct, real-time feedback.

Uses of Google Classroom in School

  1. After School Programs
  2. Choice Boards
  3. Parent Information Classes
  4. Outside Conferences and Workshops
  5. New Teacher Training
  6. Replace or Supplement Meetings
  7. Online Professional Learning
  8. Book Study/Lit Circles
  9. Clubs and Organizations
  10. Create a Class for Learning Challenges

Personal Google Account

You use a personal Google Account outside of a school setting, such as in a homeschool or club. You can’t access the same Classroom features as other accounts. With a personal account:

  • Students can’t email classmates.
  • Teachers can’t invite guardians to sign up for email summaries.
  • Children who have an account managed by a parent can’t create or teach classes.

Google Workspace account:

Google Workspace account is typically used in large organizations that run Workspace Basic, Business, Google Workspace for Education Plus, or Workspace for Nonprofits.

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  • Google Workspace consists of Gmail, Google Contacts, Google Calendar, Google Meet and Google Chat for communication; Currents for employee engagement; Drive for storage; and the Google Docs suite for content creation.
  • Everything you need to get anything done, now in one place.