Weekly post #39 – Co-hosts, watermarks, and leveling up your Soundtrap skills

Add a co-host to a Google Meet

You can now assign co-hosts in a Google Meet.

Why would you want to do that? Maybe you are presenting to parents or a large group of students and you want somebody else to take the lead in admitting participants, muting etc. so that you can focus on what your the message you are sharing. If this is the case – you need a co-host!

Read more here → support.google.com – Add Co-hosts in Google Meet

Add a watermark to a Google Document

You can now add image watermarks directly into Google Docs. This watermark image will repeat behind the text on every page of your document.

Read more here → support.google.com – Change page settings on Google Docs

Soundtrap Academy

All staff and students in the secondary school at the International School of Geneva – Campus des Nations have access to a Soundtrap account.

Soundtrap is a very capable online application – but should also be your first stop for recording simple audio clips for classes etc.

Soundtrap offers the Soundtrap Academy where you can “learn to use Soundtrap to the fullest, empower your students, and become a Certified Soundtrap Educator.”

Is it just me?

Google Workspace Status Dashboard

It might be…

If you are experiencing a problem with a Google Workspace application it can be worth checking the Google Workspace Status Dashboard to see if it something ‘bigger than just you’.