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
It already has had a positive impact. I am using my Google Sites which has benefitted many students who miss class for various reasons.L.H., Math Teacher
Very valuable course for everyone. I never knew how much I didn't know.S.C.
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
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
I was able to create new material for my classes with the projects required for the course.A.W., Special Education Teacher
All the resources in this course were applicable to my classroomJ.K.
I enjoyed learning about some of the different aspects of google tools that I didn't know about before. It gave me some resources for finding out more.Y.P., Science Teacher
I'm already implementing all kinds of new things in my classroom.T.K., Special Education Teacher
We have a 1:1 ratio of students to chromebooks so this course was extremely valuable.M.O.
Google Tools For Educators contains a mind blowing amount of content! I am craving a Part 2 in which I can further develop skills that I began to understand in this course.T.D., Science Teacher
Excellent course! I am able to utilize everything I learned in my everyday teaching.K.G.
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
It will improve my classroom instruction tremendously, especially with student feedback and individualized learning.A.T., Language Arts Teacher
Very informative and important to take! Designed to meet OUR individual needs.J.G., Elementary Teacher
In this course I was able to learn many tips and tricks to be more efficient in using Google Tools. Collaborating with colleagues gave me insights into new ways to use them in my position.A.W., Reading Specialist