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
Very valuable course for everyone. I never knew how much I didn't know.S.C.
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.
Great way to explore tech tools that are relevant for students AND for teachers!M.P.
Love it! Very informative, easy to follow, I feel like I learned a lot of practice/useful information.S.R., Math Teacher
We have a 1:1 ratio of students to chromebooks so this course was extremely valuable.M.O.
This class has already transformed how I approach my development of every day content.T.D., Science Teacher
I think this course is very valuable because you learn skills that immediately transfer to the classroom setting.J.B., Elementary Teacher
This course was great. It was valuable to get an in depth look at the Google Suite and all it has to offer.J.I., Special Education Teacher
Creating the resources to use directly in my classroomA.I., Elementary Teacher
So many hidden treasures to Google Tools that I was taught in this class. Definitely worth it!J.W., Math Teacher
Alicen provided so many resources to customize learning based upon what everyone needed. It was neat how we all could share articles and work amongst one another. This really helped with how to apply the tool discussed to the classroom.C.R., Elementary Teacher
The use of many Google tools will make planning my instruction more organized and efficient. My students will begin to collaborate with students in other areas using Google hangouts, broadening their cultural experiences.E.H., Elementary Teacher
I absolutley loved this course!J.N., Elementary Teacher
Extremely helpful for organizing and becoming more efficient!M.S., Math Teacher
So much more worth my time than grad courses I've taken in other programs.D.E.