Currents

Core App

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Currents is the new enterprise communication tool known previously as Google+. Currents is designed to engage and enable meaningful discussions, and generate feedback and ideas from users.

Description

  • Currents makes it easy to have meaningful discussions among faculty and students, or employees to exchange ideas and gather feedback and input without using email and filling up people’s inboxes
  • Features a streamlined experience for composing content where users can easily tag their posts and attach relevant attachments or images.
  • Once a user posts, others can comment, give feedback, and ask questions all in the same place.
  • Provides leaders a way to engage with their employees more directly, allowing them to take the pulse of their organization and understand what’s important.
  • Provides an easy way for faculty to engage with students or employees to engage with their peers or leadership.
  • Individual users can track analytics for their posts.
  • Provides leaders a way to engage with their employees more directly, allowing them to take the pulse of their organization and understand what’s important.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • In July 2020, Currents  became the replacement for Google+.
  • Currents is only available for G Suite accounts through work or school and not available for consumer accounts  (typically ending in @gmail.com). See: Consumer Google+ Shutdown.

Accessibility

Student consent?

Before using this app to share student information, you may need to obtain your students’ consent as required by the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). See FERPA Forms.

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