More and more schools are adopting Google Apps for Education in large part because, like many cloud-based software, its easy to deploy and administer, and makes work accessible from just about anywhere. Students and instructors who are often already familiar with the Google ecosystem, can more easily collaborate on school work and keep it stored safely in the cloud.
The Growth of Google Apps for Education Infographic (by Backupify) infographic gives us a visual interpretation of how schools are adopting Google.
Turnitin, one of the first cloud-based educational technologies, recently released a new feature coined, “Cloud Submit” that allows for submission of documents from Google Drive™ as well as Dropbox.
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