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Using Google Docs & Spreadsheets to Facilitate Virtual Collaboration

Using Google Docs & Spreadsheets to Facilitate Virtual Collaboration

Narrated 5 minute workshop that includes slides, speaker notes, attachments to relevant resources. Topics covered include:  (1) what and how we collaborate and why those strategies don't work well, (2) what students want in collaborative projects, (3) programs that facilitate virtual collaboration, and (4) an introduction to Google Docs & Spreadsheets and how it addresses needs in collaborative projects. Prepared in Articulate Presenter. 4:59 in length. 


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Sarah McCorkle
Sarah McCorkle (Faculty)
11 years ago
An excellent resource to share with faculty. This presentation provides examples of scenarios in regards to working with multiple documents and used suitable visual representations to describe how multiple versions of the same document can lead to confusion and frustration. Very little time was spent showing how to use Google Docs, which I think is fine considering how easy it is to use and the availability of tutorials provided by Google at