EDU 922 Google Tools for Educators
Examines the Google Workspace of educational tools (formerly G Suite and Google Apps for Education) and explores how these technical tools can aid teachers in developing digital learning resources and methodologies. Students will learn to effectively implement Google Workspace tools in classroom instruction and activities to facilitate collaborative, independent, and differentiated learning.
Investigate the free educational solution, Google Workspace, 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 mandatory, synchronous, video conference sessions. The dates and times are listed on each course registration page.
As part of this course, Eduspire will pay the testing fee for the Level 1 or Level 2 Google Certification exam.
See what other educators are saying about this course
I can immediately use the assignments from class this year. I also anticipate using Google on a more consistent basis.M.H., Math Teacher
Google Apps are exceptional. I am really happy that the instructor pointed us to the most useful apps for education.J.Z.
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 enjoyed getting to have hands-on experience with the google tools. I also like how I was given several tools to choose from and to have the option to do my projects on tools that I found to be the most beneficial tools for me and my classroom.K.W.
It was a very enjoyable class that was an asset to my teaching arsenal, especially as a technology education teacher.R.F.
Lots of resources. Allowed the freedom to explore areas that were of greater interest.S.W., Math Teacher
This is a very useful course!L.A., Elementary Teacher
I was able to take what I learned in this course and completed the Level 1 Google Educator certification!T.J., Language Arts Teacher
This class was absolutely fabulous. I would recommend it to all my colleges.S.T., Elementary Teacher
So much more worth my time than grad courses I've taken in other programs.D.E.
Google Tools has been my favorite course, so far.A.R., Tech Specialist
I loved this course, so very practical and useful. Very much relevant to current classroom environment.B.B., Elementary Teacher
We are a Google school, but I didn't really understand how to use the Suite...I am now able to collaborate more with students and help my students be better creators.J.M., World Languages Teacher
I plan on incorporating the new tools into my lesson plan.K.S., Language Arts Teacher
Love it! Very informative, easy to follow, I feel like I learned a lot of practice/useful information.S.R., Math Teacher