Not only do all students have access to Google mail and Google drive, but their account also gives them access to the full suite of Google app products. This includes their own YouTube account, sites (easy website creation), calendar, contacts, translate, and more!
Accessing All Google Apps
Simply go to google.com, click "sign in" and log into your account with your school email address (firstname.lastname@example.org) and your school account password. Once logged in, click on the "waffle" to see all the different types of apps google offers your account. Try them out!
When you visit YouTube.com, if you are already signed into your google account on the computer/device you are using then you’re already logged in! You can tell by looking to the top right corner of the screen and seeing your account info. If you are not logged in, simply click the “Sign In” button and enter your school email address (email@example.com) and your school password. You’re in!
* YouTube is the simplest and most hassle free way to upload a video project for class. You can set it to “private” so the only person that can access it is someone who you’ve given the direct link to yourself.
Looking for a space to create a website for a class project? Google sites is simple to use and accessible from any device you’re using. You can quickly whip up a google looking site to share while accessing all your files, pictures, and documents from your Google drive.