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 was excited to learn all that Google has to offer. Everything I did in the class I have applied to my classroom.C.M., Language Arts Teacher
Really enjoyed this course, learned a lot about how to use the Google platform and how to apply it in the classroom.A.S., Special Education Teacher
Excellent class - very informative and useful - it was great to learn about a tool then given time to actually make useful items for classroom use.M.S., Social Studies Teacher
I valued the encouragement we were given to tailor the course to what we needed specifically for our classroom and our own management style.R.S., Elementary Teacher
I think this course is very valuable because you learn skills that immediately transfer to the classroom setting.J.B., Elementary Teacher
Great course. Really immersed you in the subjectT.S., Science Teacher
This class was absolutely fabulous. I would recommend it to all my colleges.S.T., Elementary Teacher
Creating my own web page and enhancing my Google ClassroomD.C., Special Education Teacher
Great resources! Google Tools has so many amazing features. I learned a lot. The flexibility of choosing the modules that pertained to me was very appreciated.L.L., Elementary Teacher
This course was perfect for learning and using google tools within the classroom. I'd recommend this class to everyone.J.J., Elementary 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
This course was very useful in the fact that I will be using things I learned in my classroom instruction. It was hands on and very interactive! Alicen was very helpful in answering any questions in a timely manner.K.M.
I learned a tremendous amount from this course.C.S., Elementary Teacher
The projects were very applicable to me and what I teach.J.D., Social Studies Teacher
This course definitely changed my mindset about Google tools and the implementation of it in the classroom will increase as students get exposed to them.M.S., Elementary Teacher