MTS PD Day - Googley Goodness
Trevor Poole & Phil Taylor
Session Outline & Objectives:
If you're an educator who knows how to use Google tools in the classroom, Google Certified Educator Level 1 certification proves your proficiency. Find out what it takes to get certified and improve your educational technology pedagogy skills.
"Working towards the Level 1 Certification allowed me to gain confidence and an understanding of how to use Google tools in the classroom. It's definitely changed my behavior and perspective as an educator." - SAM BROOKS
This full-day workshop will get you started on your journey of becoming a Google for Education Certified Educator - Level 1. Level 1 focuses on Google tools at a foundational level, but also gives educators insight into pedagogical approaches and ideas when using G Suite for Education tools.
This session would benefit any educator who would like to learn how to integrate technology into the classroom.
- Familiarity with most Google for Education Tools:
- Docs, Sheets, Slides, New Google Sites, Gmail
Some Chromebooks will be provided, but you are encouraged to bring your own laptop with the Chrome Browser installed.
New from Google for Education: Getting Started with Google for Education
Getting Started with Google for Education is an 8-week training program that delivers bite-size product tutorials to your inbox. Lessons take less than 15 minutes to complete and provides basic training videos to get you started with G Suite for Education. Sign up today!
Do you have a paper-based mindset?
- Do you require students to work within the box?
- Do you "flatten" student work?
- Are you limiting collaboration?
- Do you discourage mistakes?
- Do you venture outside the four walls of you classroom?
- Is your classroom full of dead paper?