Do I need a Gmail address to be invited?
No you do not. You can use your current email address to receive an invitation. You WILL need to create a Google Account to accept the invitation, but you can do so with your existing email address. Learn more about invitations for Classroom guardian email summaries.
Do I need a Google Account to receive email summaries?
For security reasons, you need a Google Account to receive email summaries from Classroom. You don’t need Gmail to create the account—you can create a Google Account with your current email address. A Google Account allows you to set the frequency of your emails, update your locale, and view all students connected to your account. Learn more about invitations for Classroom guardian email summaries.Here is the link to a pdf tutorial on Google Classroom from the student perspective.Video Link: Google ClassroomChromebook Log-In Information