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 and Level 2 Google Certification exam.
See what other educators are saying about this course
Real world application of the G Suite.W.S.
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
It will make me more organized and be able to provide engaging activities through technology for my students.m.C., Elementary Teacher
I feel more confident using the tools within my room.J.S., Social Studies Teacher
This course was most valuable in creating classroom resources that are meaningful to my educational leadership.L.G., Music Teacher
I really liked that I was learning things about Google that I could use immediately in my classroom. I learned about features in Google tools I never knew about that can really improve instruction.M.C., Elementary Teacher
Love it! Very informative, easy to follow, I feel like I learned a lot of practice/useful information.S.R., Math 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
I'm more motivated to go further with my Google Classrooms and teaching my students more about the different Google Apps available to themA.D., Math Teacher
The tools I explored will help infuse lots of useful technology into my classroom activitiesD.M., Music Teacher
It will improve my classroom instruction tremendously, especially with student feedback and individualized learning.A.T., Language Arts Teacher
All of it honestly. The information was excellent.V.H., Science Teacher
Many of the things that I have learned in this course will be implemented immediately...P.S., Music Teacher
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.
Class was awesome Kathy is very knowledgeable and I learned a lot of things I can use in my classes.M.N., Tech Specialist