Calendar

Adding the AP Biology calendar to your mobile device:


iPhone

  1. Download & install the Google Calendar app from the App store.
  2. Set up the app using a personal* Google (Gmail) account. *We recommend using a private account, not your gusd student account.
  3. Open your iPhone's browser (ex. Safari), navigate to cvbiology.com and tap the +GoogleCalendar button in the lower right hand corner of the mini-calendar.
  4. In the browser window that pops up, tap Add - you may need to zoom in - to add the AP Biology calendar to your account.
  5. Go back to the Google Calendar app. Open the menu. You should see the AP Biology calendar. If you don't see AP Biology in the calendar list, go to the Troubleshooting section below.

Android

  1. First, verify that you have the Google Calendar app installed on your device and have set up a Google account to use with the app. Make sure it's the official Google Calendar app, not the phone manufacturer or other apps.
  2. Open your iPhone's browser (ex. Chrome), navigate to cvbiology.com and tap the button in the lower right hand corner of the calendar that looks like this:

  3. Tap Add - you may need to zoom in - to add the AP Biology calendar to your account.
  4. Go back to the Google Calendar app. Open the menu. You should see the AP Biology calendar.


Troubleshooting

The calendar may not be visible. To fix this:

  1. In the Google Calendar app, tap the Menu.
  2. Under your Gmail address look for AP Biology. If you don't see AP Biology, tap Show More.
  3. Make sure the box next to AP Biology is checked. This makes the calendar events visible.

Alternatively:

  1. In the Google Calendar app, tap the Menu.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under your Gmail address look for AP Biology. If you don't see AP Biology, tap Show More. Tap AP Biology.
  4. Tap the slider switch next to Sync so that Sync is "on".


If the above doesn't work, you may need to perform the sync first from a desktop or laptop computer, then sync from your phone:

  1. On a laptop or desktop computer, open a browser and login into your personal Gmail account.
  2. Navigate to the this webpage and click on the + Google Calendar button at the bottom-right corner of the calendar above. If asked, accept the prompt to add this calendar to your account.
  3. On your phone, refresh the Google Calendar app.