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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 11 Steps to Create A Google Plus Community for your Class

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 11 Steps to Create A Google Plus Community for your Class
May 10, 2013 Here is a step by step guide to help you set up a Google Plus community. You can use this virtual environment as a collaborative space for your class where you can share resources and initiate discussions with and among students. 1- Head over to your Google Plus On your Google Plus home page, click on " communities " in left hand side and then click on " create a community. " 2- Private or Public Now choose whether you want your community to be private ( only members you invite can join ) or public. If you set it for public , make sure to select the permission setting : 'no one can join' or 'yes a moderator needs to approve' 3- Name your community Provide a name for your community then click on " create community " 4- Pick a photo for your community Click on " pick a photo " as is shown in the screenshot below and download your photo 5- Write a tagline Type in some descriptive words to tag you community 6- Write a description Write a description about your community. 7- Add categories

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