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 totally enjoyed this course and learned new valuable information.K.T., Tech Specialist
I plan to use a lot of the skills in this course in my classroom. I'm already implementing some of the items.A.S., Special Education Teacher
I learned so much about Google and how to implement it in my classroom. I am super excited to continue to play with all the new tools I learned!D.C., Special Education Teacher
The most valuable part of this course was the collection of resources in every single module. I appreciated being able to review and revisit multiple resources that were categorically organized.M.H., Math Teacher
I loved this course, so very practical and useful. Very much relevant to current classroom environment.B.B., Elementary Teacher
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.
After taking this course, I feel more confident and knowledgeable about the tools available through Google. It was great!M.B., Elementary Teacher
It pushed me to delve further into google tools than I had previously been exposed to.A.W., Special Education Teacher
I plan on using Google Tool more with the students. I would like to incorporate them using things like Google Draw, Keep, and Google Classroom.J.D., Social Studies Teacher
Excellent course for learning new ways and techniques to utilize Google Tools and apps in the delivery of course curriculum to students of all ability levels.R.R.
This course was AWESOME!! I took the chromebook course and wanted to learn more about Google. I definitely did! I have used so many things throughout the duration of this course.e.s., Special Education Teacher
This course gave me some new ideas to try out, and it gave me a chance to gain more knowledge about what I already use.E.Y., Language Arts 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 really enjoyed this course! It provided me excellent opportunities to use the technology we learned about in class in my classroom. Additionally, I loved all of work time/sandbox time we were afforded because as educators, THERE'S NEVER ENOUGH TIME!E.Z., World Languages 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