EDU 922 Google Tools for Educators
Examines the G Suite of educational tools (formerly Google Apps for Education or GAFE) and explores how these technical tools can aid teachers in developing digital learning resources and methodologies. Students will learn to effectively implement G Suite tools in classroom instruction and activities to facilitate collaborative, independent, and differentiated learning.
Investigate the free educational solution, G Suite for Education and understand how these technical and educational tools can empower teachers and students to develop authentic, relevant digital learning. Develop proficiency in Google Tools for effective implementation in classroom instruction and activities, to facilitate collaborative, independent and differentiated learning.
*Participants in the online sessions of this course will have a mandatory, synchronous, video conference session. The date and time are listed on each course registration page.
As part of this course, Eduspire will pay the testing fee for the Level 1 and Level 2 Google Certification exam.
See what other educators are saying about this course
I plan on incorporating more technology into my lessons.A.A., World Languages Teacher
I loved this course. Missy was awesome and so helpful!l.g., Elementary Teacher
I enjoyed the structure of the course focusing on different tools each week.J.P., Social Studies Teacher
The course was great, easy to follow and understand, workload was reasonable and comments/feedback given in timely fashionS.S., Special Education Teacher
I will be using many of the tools I learned about everyday in my professional role and will be using it to communicate and collaborate more efficiently.S.C.
The course offered a lot of great experience and resources, even for someone who has worked with most everything Google for a while now. I valued the material we covered and the opportunity to get some experience with Google Tools that I had not yet learned.M.T.
I truly enjoyed this course! It was so much better than random grad classes that are full of projects/papers that don't go anywhere or mean anything beyond getting a grade in the class! All of my projects, I plan on utilizing this coming school year and am excited to further my knowledge with google! I never knew there was so much to learn!T.S.
It already has had a positive impact. I am using my Google Sites which has benefitted many students who miss class for various reasons.L.H., Math Teacher
Enjoyed learning applicable things towards my teaching, as well as creating things that I can actually use. It was great having a cohort to bounce things off of each other in person.D.B.
I enjoyed taking this class immensely. Alicen makes herself available whenever needed.L.G., Music Teacher
I really liked being able to see everyone's projects at the end of the course. I was able to get tons of new lesson ideas. The Google certificate was an added bonus!A.M., Reading Specialist
Google Tools For Educators contains a mind blowing amount of content! I am craving a Part 2 in which I can further develop skills that I began to understand in this course.T.D., Science Teacher
I found a lot of the Google Tools For Educators very beneficial to learn about.A.R., Language Arts Teacher
I thought the course was practical and incorporated all relevant Google tools that educators can implement into their classes.E.C., Social Studies Teacher
I really liked how the course was set up to create tools, documents, etc that can be directly implemented in our classrooms.J.R., Special Education Teacher