85 – Google Workspace (previously G Suite)

UP 12 places in 2020

Google Workspace was previously know as G-Suite – an integrated suite of collaboration and productivity apps powered by Google: It includes Gmail, Docs, Drive, Calendar, Meet and more.

Website: workspace.google.com
Cost: Commercial. Free Trial
Availability: Online

Ranking on the 2020 sub-lists

Top 100 Tools for
Personal Learning:
Top 100 Tools for
Workplace Learning: 62
Top 100 Tools for
Education: 44

Overall rankings in the 14 surveys: 2007-2020

2020: 85 2019: 98 2018: 88 2017: 44 2016: 40 2015: 59 2014: 69
2013: 71 2012: 55 2011: 35 2010: 34 2009: 38 2008: 68 2007: –

Comments from some of those that selected G Suite as one of their top tools

“Best tools for collaboration and availability anywhere.” Education Advisor, New Zealand, 2020

“I like the variety of web based apps. I don’t have to purchase or download any programs. I really like the image search within the apps that only shows images tagged for reuse.” Teacher 2020

:Collaboration and sharing of simple office products” Instructional Designer, USA, 2019

“G Suite for Education: supports student and school needs – accessible anywhere, supports collaboration)”  Fran Lo, USA, 2018

Quick Guide to Google Workspace

Here you will find some basic guidance links to resources on how to use G Suite for teaching, training, learning and development.

Get access to the Quick Guide sections at the bottom of each of the Tools page (for guidance and resources on how to use the tool for teaching, training and learning) for just £15.

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