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
Lots of resources. Allowed the freedom to explore areas that were of greater interest.S.W., Math Teacher
The course content and material were easy to follow and well laid out to suit any classroom.A.R., Elementary Teacher
I really enjoyed learning and implementing google toolsE.H.
What I found most valuable was having the flexibility to learn at my own pace. This was an important feature for me as I tend to learn at a different pace than most.J.B.
The opportunity to practice and create products in the various Google applications was awesome! It's not often that we, as educators, have time to play around and create useful content. I appreciated that so much!E.M.
Excellent course! I am able to utilize everything I learned in my everyday teaching.K.G.
I am using this daily now. It will have a great impact for the future in my classroom.K.S., Language Arts Teacher
Enjoyed learning about Google Tools and how they can assist in my classroom.J.D., Social Studies 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 was pretty new to Google Tools. I learned so much about all the tools and am already actively using as much as possible in my classroom.J.S., Elementary Teacher
I plan to incorporate most of the Google tools into practice, both in the classroom and out. Students will be energized and engaged by the new methods of presenting information, and parents will enjoy the improvements in communication.E.M.
Extremely helpful for organizing and becoming more efficient!M.S., Math Teacher
I think this course is very valuable because you learn skills that immediately transfer to the classroom setting.J.B., Elementary Teacher
It will change the way I organize and deliver content!!A.B., Elementary Teacher
Could work at my own pace, great content, excellent instructor!R.P., Math Teacher