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 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 am already implementing so much of what I learned!A.D., Social Studies Teacher
I really needed this course to begin to open my eyes to the great things I have been missing in my teaching.J.L., Science Teacher
This course will benefit me greatly as an educator to be able to use and incorporate these Google tools in the classroom and with my students.J.B.
I already started using more google tools in my professional and personal life.S.M., Reading Specialist
Extremely relevant and useful to the classroom; appreciated the freedom to explore the usefulness of the tools introducedM.P., Social Studies Teacher
So much more worth my time than grad courses I've taken in other programs.D.E.
I really enjoyed the ability to choose my projects. I was able to tailor the class to my personal needs and those best suited to help my students!J.M., World Languages Teacher
All of it honestly. The information was excellent.V.H., Science Teacher
I came out of this class learning so much more about Google Tools than I knew going in, specifically how well they integrate together. I gained knowledge on Tools that I hadn't really used before.P.S., Music Teacher
I have tools that will make me a much more efficient and engaging teacher. I am excited to share ideas with my colleagues as well so we can all be on the same page. This benefits students as well as teachers.R.A., Special Education Teacher
I was able to create materials that I can actually use at my grade level.C.S., Elementary 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
I found a lot of the Google Tools For Educators very beneficial to learn about.A.R., Language Arts Teacher
This course was most valuable in creating classroom resources that are meaningful to my educational leadership.L.G., Music Teacher
I have really enjoyed this course. I feel as if I have a much greater sense of what all Google has to offer and acquired skills to better my planning and instruction.S.M., Librarian