Google Classroom is a free tool that allows students and teachers to collaborate more effectively. The software was designed to help students organize their assignments, track their progress, and keep up with grades in real time. Because of its ability to help students focus on learning instead of wasting time organizing papers and projects, it has become increasingly popular at schools across the country since its launch in 2012. In this article we’ll explore how Google Classroom works as well as which colleges use it most often so you can learn how effective this tool is for your own educational needs!
Colleges That Use Google Classroom
1 Georgia State University
Georgia State University is a public research university located in downtown Atlanta, Georgia, United States.
Georgia State is the second largest university in the University System of Georgia, with a total enrollment of 55,256 students as of fall 2016.
In addition to being home to more than 200 degree programs across its 13 schools and colleges (including art and design; business; criminal justice; journalism; law; medicine), Georgia State has one of the highest graduation rates among all public universities in the United States, with more than 75 percent of its students earning their degrees within six years.
2 Arizona State University
Arizona State University is a public research university in Tempe, Arizona. It was founded in 1885 as the Tempe Normal School for the Arizona Territory, then admitted to statehood in 1959. ASU has since grown into one of the largest universities in the US with over 70K enrolled students, as well as being one of the largest employers in Arizona.
ASU offers more than 300 undergraduate degree programs and more than 100 graduate degrees through various colleges and schools on campus. The university’s academic programs are organized into ten different colleges: College of Liberal Arts & Sciences; Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering; W. P. Carey School of Business; Herberger Institute for Design and Arts; Honors College; School for Public Affairs and Community Service (SPACS); Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law (formerly Sandra Day O’Connor/James E Rogers College); Transborder Intercultural Communication Studies Program (TICSP) wherein students can focus their studies on critical immigration issues affecting border states such as California or Texas even though Arizona does not have official international borders like those two states do).
3 University of Southern California
University of Southern California
Founded in 1880, the University of Southern California is one of the largest private institutions in America with a student population of over 43,000 students. Its main campus is located in Los Angeles, California and it has smaller campuses throughout the world. The school has an endowment worth $7 billion USD making it the largest endowment for any private university; it also has about $3.5 billion USD in research expenditures each year. In addition to its massive size and wealth, USC boasts some lofty statistics including having more than 100,000 alumni (the second-most after Harvard) and being ranked as one of Forbes’ top 20 universities worldwide (#19).
4 Morehouse College
Morehouse College is a private, all-male, liberal arts, historically black college located in Atlanta, Georgia. Morehouse College is a member of the United Negro College Fund and also a member of the Atlanta University Center (AUC). It was established in 1867 by John Hope as the Augusta Institute with 14 students. The school is named after Henry L. Morehouse who donated $1 million to create the school’s endowment fund and library collection.
Morehouse has an enrollment of 2200+ students with 145 faculty members and staff members at any given time throughout the academic year (2016).
5 University of Pennsylvania
- University of Pennsylvania
- A private Ivy League research university located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
With over 7,000 undergraduate students, the University of Pennsylvania is a large school with a student-to-teacher ratio of 11:1 and average class sizes of 23 students. The institution offers more than 40 majors and 60 minors across its eight undergraduate schools, including the School of Arts & Sciences and School of Engineering & Applied Science. The school also offers graduate programs through its Graduate School as well as professional degrees through Penn’s law school and medical school.
6 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor is a public research university in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. The university was founded in Detroit on August 26, 1817 as the Catholepistemiad, or University of Michigania, and moved to Ann Arbor in 1837.
The University of Michigan’s campus is separated into four main areas: Central Campus; North Campus; South Campus; and West Campus.
7 Michigan State University
Michigan State University has been a Google Classroom user since 2015. The school uses the tool to post course materials and announcements, as well as assign and collect student work. They also use it to facilitate feedback from students on assignments.
8 Brown University
Brown University is a private Ivy League research university located in Providence, Rhode Island. Founded in 1764 as Brown University by colonial leader and former Rhode Island colony governor James Manning, it is the seventh-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.
9 Stanford University
Stanford University is one of the most prestigious universities in the world, so it’s no surprise that they use Google Classroom to communicate with students.
Google Classroom is a tool that allows teachers and professors to create and share documents within their classrooms. Students can access these documents, too. This helps reduce clutter in email inboxes and makes it easier for students to collaborate securely with each other on projects by using Google Docs together as a group (instead of sending around Word or Excel files).
Stanford has also used Google Classroom as an alternative way to communicate with parents, alumni, prospective students, donors and others who are interested in what Stanford University has to offer.
10 Google Classroom is used by some universities as a communication platform between students and teachers.
Some universities use Google Classroom as a communication platform between students and teachers. This can be helpful if you want to contact your professor or ask questions about upcoming assignments, tests, etc. You can also use Google Classroom to share documents and links with other students in the class.
Google Classroom is an excellent tool for both students and teachers. It’s easy to use and allows users to keep track of their progress through the course in an organized way. As we saw above, there are many universities that use it as a platform for communicating with students, so if you plan on attending one of these schools then Google Classroom will probably play a large role in your education experience.