How do I distribute Google Drive documents using the Handout option on an Assignment?
Q. How do I distribute Google Drive documents using the Handout option on an Assignment?
A.If you'd like each of your students to be able to create their own, unique copy of a Google Drive document, use theHandoutcheckbox when attaching aRead Only orComment document while creating or editing any Assignment or a Discussion.
Please note: The Handout option is only available to School & District Edition PowerSchool Learning domains who are using our G Suite for Education integration.
Attaching a Google Drive Handout
To get started, eitherEditany existing Assignment or select Add Assignmentunder theAssignmentsarea of theActivitiesmenu.
Use theAttach from Google Drive button, underGoogle Drive Attachmentsarea to search for and select the item in your Google Drive that you'd like to attach.
Select Read Only or Commentfrom theShare Modedrop-down menu, and check the Handoutcheckbox.
Hit Saveto keep your changes.
And that's it! Students who access this Assignment will have the option to Create a Copyof their own, which they can access through their link on the Assignment, and in their own Google Drive. Copies will automatically be shared back with you and other Teachers in the class.