Category Archives: Google Apps

Google Keep – Note Taking Application

Google Keep is an on-the-go note taking application. It allows you to capture information in a variety of ways, including through audio, photographs, note taking and making lists. You can also set up location based reminders, time reminders and share … Continue reading

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Google Sites Migration – Classic Sites to New Sites

Google are moving from Classic Sites to new Sites. Even though this is quite a while away we would like to keep you in the loop.

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Scheduling an online meeting using Google Apps

This post explains the benefits of online meetings in higher education (embedded slideshare by Sue Beckingham), and takes you through how to schedule an online meeting using the Google Apps available to us at SHU. Using digital tools for online … Continue reading

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Accessing your SHU Google Account

As Google Apps become more popular for file storage and sharing, I thought a simple post on how to access your SHU Google Drive account may be useful. These accounts are linked to your SHU username, unlike the personal Google accounts some … Continue reading

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ACES TEL Team at the faculty LTA Conference 2015

The ACES LTA Conference in September was a truly inspiring day for the faculty. It started off with a fascinating talk by the keynote, Colin Bryson, from Newcastle University. He spoke of the need to focus on transformative student experiences, with the primary focus on ‘students … Continue reading

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Google Apps Workshop at ACES LTA Conference 2015

Google Apps are increasingly being used in the higher education sector. The speed, storage, simplicity, and collaborative possibilities make it especially appealing for university teaching staff. What can you do with #GoogleApps in the classroom? Thanks lee! #edtech #tel #ltaconf15 … Continue reading

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The value of online meetings using Google Apps

The  presentation below was given to all first year Computing students and introduced online meetings and the use of Google Hangouts along with other tools. The affordances of online meetings you can meet remotely from different locations save on travel costs hold ‘out … Continue reading

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Google Calendar

What is it? Google Calendar is an online calendar which can be added to and edited by multiple users who have been given specific access to do so. Appointments can be made and given different colour coding so that different … Continue reading

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