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 will be using google tools in my instruction and day to day activities.L.M., Social Studies Teacher
We have a 1:1 ratio of students to chromebooks so this course was extremely valuable.M.O.
I learned a tremendous amount from this course.C.S., Elementary Teacher
I will be using many of the tools I learned about everyday in my professional role and will be using it to communicate and collaborate more efficiently.S.C.
This class has already transformed how I approach my development of every day content.T.D., Science Teacher
I learned a lot about Google Tools throughout this course.T.K., Special Education Teacher
I have already started using some of these tools in my classes. I teach students how to use them for their education, but also challenge them to use some of these tools during projects and classwork.M.P.
I was able to create materials that I can actually use at my grade level.C.S., 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.
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
Very informative and important to take! Designed to meet OUR individual needs.J.G., Elementary Teacher
This course taught me some very helpful tips on integrating Google Tools into my classroom.C.C., Math Teacher
I think learning so many different tools is what is valuable. I learned how to combine all these courses in different ways and how to collaborate with my students.A.F., Elementary Teacher
I enjoyed taking this class immensely. Alicen makes herself available whenever needed.L.G., Music Teacher
Lots of resources. Allowed the freedom to explore areas that were of greater interest.S.W., Math Teacher