Nifty tool for collaboratively editing and syncing files across devices
Pros: You get much of the functionality of Microsoft Office; collaboration on files is elegant, and it all stays safely synced on all devices.
Cons: Poses potential privacy issues for classrooms with multiple students sharing one device.
Bottom Line: Google Drive is a smart choice for budget-conscious schools, with its free productivity tools and file syncing.
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