Get the most out of the Teacher Learning Community. Sign in now. Not a member? Click here to get started for free!

Stay Connected and Keep Your Privacy with Google Voice

Preview Preview Preview Preview Preview
$27
Buy Now

Overview

In this age of connectivity, parents and colleagues often expect more immediate access to teachers. Teachers frequently give out their personal cell phone numbers because email doesn't always cut it. But what if you don't want to give out your personal phone number? What if your personal phone is already overwhelmed with work-related calls? In this webinar, Chris Casal will explain how to use Google Voice, a free service within the Google Apps suite that ties a separate Google Voice phone number to your email. He will show how to route any incoming calls either to a phone of your choice or to a Google Voice voicemail. He will cover how to check your messages via GMail, see a transcript of the voicemail, or return the call from within the Google Voice Web interface.

Come discover a great way to provide a phone number without giving out your personal number, and gain the ability to call, text, receive calls, and listen to voicemail - all from within your browser window.

Details

Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: ICT
Last aired on: Saturday, September 12, 2015 @ 3:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Communication & Collaboration, Google Intermediate, Organizational & Time-saving Tools
Tags: communication, Communication and Collaboration, email, Google, Google Voice, Organizational and Time-saving Tools, phones, voice mail

Reviews (63)

Full Member
 
This was wonderful and I was able to set up acct. following your directions. No more *69 for me.
Thank you, Carolyn
Full Member
 
What a wonderful and informative webinar about Google Voice. This is my third webinar presented by you and thank you, Chris!
Full Member
 
I wasn't aware of Google Voice. It would be very useful to use with parent and student communication without having to give out my personal phone number.
Full Member
 
Very useful thank you!
Full Member
 
Great Information
Full Member
+2
 
great
Full Member
 
Great tips about using Google Voice.
Full Member
+2
 
Google Voice is a great teacher tool.
It allows one to contact parents without sacrificing one's privacy.
 
Very helpful.
Full Member
 
Very cool! Gonna get it!
more reviews ...