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 think this course is very valuable because you learn skills that immediately transfer to the classroom setting.J.B., Elementary Teacher
The weekly discussions opened lines of communication among members who took the course, and it helped me get new ideas on how to utilize efficient Google tools.M.S., Elementary Teacher
I was stuck in my mircosoft power points and word so this was so helpful for me.K.D., Science Teacher
I love the practicality of the assignments. Google Tools for Educators is well worth the time spent.R.S., Elementary Teacher
Google Tools will be used daily in my classroomC.S., Elementary Teacher
It will definitely have a big impact on my future classroom instruction as I have already begun to implement some of the tools and resources I learned while taking this class.J.B.
I thought the depth and difficulty of the course were appropriate. The course is timely and provided useful information and practice for skills learnedV.H., Science Teacher
Creating my own web page and enhancing my Google ClassroomD.C., Special Education Teacher
Creating the resources to use directly in my classroomA.I., Elementary Teacher
The ability to create assignments for my students and being able to explore new Google Tools was extremely helpful!K.S., Language Arts Teacher
Lots of resources. Allowed the freedom to explore areas that were of greater interest.S.W., Math Teacher
I will be incorporating Google Tools in my classroom daily!J.G., Elementary Teacher
Very valuable course for everyone. I never knew how much I didn't know.S.C.
Really enjoyed this course, learned a lot about how to use the Google platform and how to apply it in the classroom.A.S., Special Education Teacher
It gives me the background and confidence to be able to continue using Google in my daily lessons.M.V.