How do I start a Collaboration with my Group?

You can create collaborations within your groups using Google Docs.

Note: At this time, Google Docs are the only service supported through Collaborations.

Open Group

Open your Groups via the Courses & Groups link in the Global Navigation [1]. You can also open groups by opening a current course and clicking the name of the group on the Course Dashboard [2].

Open Collaborations

Open Collaborations

In Group Navigation, click the Collaborations link.

Start a New Collaboration

Start a New Collaboration

Click the Start a new collaboration button.

Create Collaboration Document

Create Collaboration Document

To create a collaboration document using Google Docs, you will first need to name the document [1], create a description [2], and select who you will be collaborate with [3]. Click the Start Collaborating button [4] to create the document.

Note: Google Docs allows you to add up to 50 users per collaboration, and all users can view and edit a document at the same time.