Category Archives: Google

Trying new tools!

Inspired by a recent article, “Tales of an Indiscriminate Tool Adopter,” in the Chronicle of Higher Education, I decided to evaluate some of the suggested tools and see how easy they would be to implement. First was RAW, a visualization … Continue reading

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Form + for Google Drive

For the last year, the LTO has been running a workshop on using Google Drive in the classroom. One of the tools available to the Ryerson community via Google Drive is Google Forms. This survey tool can be used to … Continue reading

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Secure your email with easy encryption!

Recent revelations about the monitoring activities of the NSA as well as the Canadian government have made many people understandably uneasy. However, one good thing to come out of the leaks has been a new attention focused on privacy and … Continue reading

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Tips for Using Google Calendar

It has been a full academic year since we have opted-in to Google Apps for Education! Although we are all now pretty familiar with our Gmail, Google Calendar and Google Drive, and have all probably synced these apps with our … Continue reading

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