What does Google+ mean for schools?

07/5/2011 | ReadWrite

Tech-savvy educators across the country are considering how the new Google+ system could be used by schools, according to this article. The writer considers features such as Circles and Hangouts, which may offer students and teachers more control over online sharing and may provide a preferable alternative to other videoconferencing tools. However, the fact that the system is not yet integrated with Google Apps for Edu and could be blocked by some schools' Web-filtering controls may hamper its widespread use in education.

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