Google Classroom is part of the Google for Education suite that includes Gmail, Drive, Hangouts, Sites, Slides, Forms, Sheets, Docs, Vault, and Calendar.
The Classroom app is offered only to educators.
Schools can get email in their domain and the app is free of advertising.
Who can join a Google classroom?
To join a Google Classroom class, you have to be signed into Chrome with your student credentials. You can join a class on Google Classroom by entering your teacher’s classroom code. If you’re a teacher, you can invite students to join your classroom from your class page.
Can anyone make a Google classroom?
As a teacher, one of the first things you’ll do in Classroom is create a class for each of the classes you teach. In a class, you can assign work and post announcements to students. Anyone over 13 can create a class using a personal Google Account.
Can parents have access to Google classroom?
Not only can you assign work, and provide feedback to your students through Google Classroom, but you can also keep parents in the loop. Just go to the Students menu on Google Classroom, and click the “Invite Guardians” link next to any student’s name to add their parent/guardian.
Do you have to be a teacher to use Google classroom?
No. To use Classroom with students at a school, the school must sign up for a free G Suite for Education account. Then, schools can decide which Google services their teachers and students can use.