Today, Google announced new features aimed at educators using Google Classroom. These include the capability to assign quizzes via Google Forms and lock in them, in order that pupils can’t navigate from the page whilst the quiz is penalized, as well as parental controls to place off hours on college issued apparatus. Teachers may also now arrange assignments by topic and set them. In addition, the People page allows educators to communicate easily with students, fellow parents and teachers or guardians. Teachers may Also use the new measurement tool in Google Earth to have students compute distances and concentrate on their very own development as a teacher from the Teacher Center.

Alongside this software statement, Google also disclosed new hardware aimed toward classrooms. The Acer Chromebook Tab 10 is the very first tablet designed to run the same OS as Chromebooks. It may have front- and – rear facing cameras, USB-C charging and Expeditions AR and VR. The pill is available today, with AR and VR attributes coming this autumn. In addition, the Staedtler Noris is a stylus designed to feel and look as a pencil, it’ll be available this summer.