Google Calendar can help students with scheduling: they can better prepare themselves for assignments, exams, homework, and other coursework.
Google Calendar also helps students develop better time managment and organizational skills.
Google Calendar is also helpuful for instructors to use with a course syllabus – Google Calendar can help outline the direction of the course for a marking period or semester. Instructors can use Google Calendar to organize what topics of study or units are going to be covered on what day/week and for how long. The calender feature also could include what assignments or projects are due during that marking period/semester.