We’ve all dealt with the wrinkled, messy calendars before. They’re scribbled over and scratched out, and likely hanging on a wall that’s accessible to just a few.
It’s time to ditch the datebooks and planners and convert your team’s events, meetings, and deadlines to a shared calendar online. It will revitalize your school or district’s scheduling and communications processes by making schedules transparent and available to all.
Our team uses Google Calendar – it’s free, it’s simple, and it integrates seamlessly with Google Classroom and Gmail. Once you create a shared calendar, take advantage of its features to do any of the following:
With a transparent, efficient process, collaboration is made easy through a shared calendar. There’s no better system for a school – which relies on many intersecting and overlapping schedules – to use.
A former special education and English teacher, school administrator, and district leader for Boston Public Schools, Kavita is an expert on teacher training, Universal Design for Learning, and bilingual language learners. In addition to her work at ThinkCERCA, Kavita is a Cadre member at the Center for Applied Special Technology, where she teaches courses on UDL and provides training to districts and universities across the U.S.