Teach from Home
Giving teachers and families the tools and tips they need to help keep students learning.
Choose the right tools for you
Don't have a G Suite for Education account? Check out the schools tab to learn how your administrator can sign up for our free suite of tools.
How do I teach remotely with video calls?
Set up your home for video calling
Find a location with a strong WiFi signal, plenty of natural light and a clear background.
Start a video call with your class
With Google Meet you can create video calls and invite your entire class.Tutorial
Record your lessons for immediate playback
Record your lessons so your students and colleagues can watch later.Tutorial
Livestream your lesson
Livestreaming saves bandwidth on weaker internet connections. Record your lessons and post them in Classroom for students to access later.Tutorial
How do I manage a virtual classroom?
Create your first assignment in Google Classroom
Google Classroom helps teachers create and organize assignments, provide feedback, and communicate with their classes.Tutorial
Indian school example of setting up G Suite
Watch and learn how a school teacher uses various tools in G suite to connect with her classTutorial
Structure your lesson with Google Slides
Google Slides makes your lessons come to life with a variety of presentation themes, embedded video, animations, and more.Tutorial
Create, share and edit Google Docs
Collaborate in real time with Google Docs, where you can create, edit, share and print documents all in one place.Tutorial
How do I make lessons accessible to all?
Use live captions
Use captions in Meet and Slides to support speically abled students to help them focus.Tutorial
Use a screen reader to read text aloud
Use the built-in screen reader on Chromebooks and G Suite for students who are blind or low-vision.Tutorial
Learn about accessibility features on a Chromebook
Teach your students how to use the accessibility features built into their Chromebooks.Tutorial
Learn about accessibility features in G Suite
Teach your students to use assistive technology in G Suite, like voice typing and braille support.Tutorial
How do I keep my students engaged?
YouTube learning hub
Resources and activities for parents & families to make the coming days educational and fun with learning
Arrange 1:1 time
Set up appointment slots in Google Calendar so students can book individual one-on-ones or group sessions with you.Tutorial
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Google Arts & Culture
Take a tour of world's most famous museums, learn about art and history and see the wonders of the world.
To try the suggestions on this site, you'll need a G Suite for Education account. G Suite for Education is free for qualifying schools globally.
How do I get G Suite for Education for my school?
Step 1 - Sign up
Complete the sign up form for your school. Verify you own the domain. Approval can take a few days, please be patient.Tutorial
Step 2 - Create users and define structure
Decide on an organizational structure for applying settings and policies and upload a csv file of users.Tutorial
Step 3 - Configure settings
Choose which users have access to which services and easily apply settings to keep them safe and secure.Tutorial
Step 4 - Provide training
Learning never stops. Explore free technology training and resources for educators in the Google for Education Teacher Center.
Now that schoolwork is happening at home, students are spending more time than ever online. Here are tips and tools to help families manage and support children's use of technology.
How can I learn about the technology my child is using for school?
Learn about Google's tools
Read our Guardian's Guides to help you learn how teachers and students are using Google's products, from Chromebooks to G Suite for Education.
Set up Chromebooks for home use
Learn how to set up and use all of the features built into your child's Chromebook for use at home.
Find accessibility resources for students with disabilities
Support your child if they have a specific need or disability by exploring accessibility features built into G Suite and Chromebooks.
Get help with schoolwork
Use Socratic, a learning app powered by Google AI, to help students understand high school and university-level work.Find out more
How can I manage my child's technology use and help them stay safe online?
Create healthy digital habits
Use the Family Link app to set digital ground rules to help guide your child as they learn, play and explore online.
Navigate the digital world together
We’ve created a guide to spark productive conversations and identify healthy habits that work for your whole family.
Where can I find more content to support my child's learning?
Find high-quality apps for kids on Google Play
We've teamed up with academic experts and teachers across the country to highlight apps that can help kids develop, grow and have fun.
Choose your family fun adventure
Discover fun facts, awesome activities and surprising stories to explore together with Google Arts and Culture.
Discover learning resources for the whole family
Parents and guardians can find supplemental learning content and activities on YouTube.
Try fun coding activities at home
Parents and guardians can use this guide to help kids get started with CS First, an engaging video-based curriculum that teaches coding through hands-on activities.
How can I communicate with my child's school? And what if I speak a different language?
Arrange calls with Google Meet
You and your child can set up video and audio calls with teachers using Meet.
Improve understanding with Google Translate
Translate conversations on your phone, or use the camera to translate words, documents or emails to communicate in other languages.
Use interpreter mode
Use Google Assistant's interpreter mode to translate conversations between languages with the Assistant on your phone or, if you have one, your smart device.
Additional support and inspiration
Find more distance learning resources
Get access to product training, webinars and our latest updates on the Google for Education COVID-19 resource page.
Get extra help
Visit the Google for Education Help Center and product forums to ask questions and connect directly with product experts.
About Teach from Home
School closures affect teachers, students and parents everywhere. In these extraordinary times, technology can help make distance learning easier and more accessible.
Teach from Home is a Google-led initiative that gives you everything you need to get started. Our free, secure tools are designed to enable collaborative teaching and learning - anywhere, at any time, on any device. So education can continue, no matter what.
Our local partners
FICCI ARISE is a collegium of stakeholders who represent different facets of School Education with a vision to becoming a catalyst in government and private efforts for raising the quality of learning outcomes and to ensure that no child is left behind.