This course will teach educators how to effectively use Google products and services for educational purposes. Teachers will learn how to create a Google account and learn its many benefits for the classroom. Teachers will practice navigating through the general interface of Google products. The searching, organizational, communication, and collaboration components of Google products will be highlighted to help teachers develop a deeper understanding of how Google can enhance learning among and between students. Teachers will learn to utilize the basic tools of many educationally-relevant Google products and, with the use of such products, will become skilled in creating curriculum standards-based lessons that will help students learn in an efficient, effective, and engaged manner.
Note: This is an inservice course offered in partnership with the Professional Development Institute.
Course Number: EDUC-41509
Credit: 5.00 unit(s)