Permissions & Access
Google Chat is an instant messaging tool, and it is available for use by SFUSD staff, high school students (grades 9-12), and students in grades 3-8 at sites where administrators have requested its access for students.
If you have any questions, please submit a Help Desk ticket.
Get some ideas, inspiration, and support with Google Chat. Check out resources from SFUSD, from Google, and from other educators.
You can access Google Chat from:
- Chat homepage
- Bottom left sidebar in Gmail
- Google Apps Launcher (waffle)
What's so exciting about Chat?
Chat is a collaborative space, where you can send & share files, create new shared files, start video calls with everyone in the group, and keep track of action items with Tasks, all directly within your group’s Chat space.