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Upcoming Workshops

November 9, 2017

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Making the Switch from Microsoft PowerPoint to Google Slides: Learn how these presentation applications differ and where to find tools to help you complete specific tasks. Also, learn of great features that Slides offer that Microsoft PowerPoint does not.

November 30, 2017

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Chrome Extensions to Use with Google Slides: Extensions extend the functionality of Chrome. We will explore the following Chrome Extensions and how to use them with Slides:

  • Save to Drive: Save images directly to a Google Drive folder
  • DriveSlides: Create a slideshow where images in Drive folder will be automatically placed in Slides with one image per slide
  • ViewedIt: Add narration or music to Slides

December 7, 2017

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

How to Use Google Forms: Do you want to collect information quickly from students, staff members, and/or parents? Google Forms is a powerful tool for creating surveys, web input forms, tests, and interactive lessons.


Previous Workshops

October 24, 2017

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Add-ons for Google Sheets

Add-ons are created by third-party developers that add functionality to Sheets. You will learn how to search, add, and manage Add-ons. We will explore:

  • Autocrat: Create Mail Merges
  • Power Tools: Great tools to split data, remove empty rows, convert text to case sensitive
  • Flippity: Easily turn a Google Sheet into flash cards, quiz game show, vocabulary words, etc

October 12, 2017

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Making the Switch from Microsoft Excel to Google Sheets: Learn how these spreadsheet applications differ and where to find tools to help you complete specific tasks. Also, learn of great features that Sheets offer that Microsoft Excel does not.

September 28, 2017

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Add-ons for Google Docs

Add-ons are created by third-party developers that add functionality to Docs. You will learn how to search, add, and manage Add-ons. We will explore:

  • Consistency Checker: Correct inconsistencies in document
  • OrangeSlice Teacher Rubric: Create grading rubric
  • PandaDoc: Integrate digital signatures

September 14, 2017

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Making the Switch from Microsoft Word to Google Docs: Learn how these word processing applications differ and where to find tools to help you complete specific tasks. Also, learn of great features that Docs offers that Microsoft Word does not.

July 11, 2017

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Making the Switch from Microsoft Word to Google Docs: Learn how these word processing applications differ and where to find tools to help you complete specific tasks. Also, learn of great features that Docs offers that Microsoft Word does not.

July 18, 2017

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Making the Switch from Microsoft Excel to Google Sheets: Learn how these spreadsheet applications differ and where to find tools to help you complete specific tasks. Also, learn of great features that Sheets offer that Microsoft Excel does not.

July 25, 2017

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Making the Switch from Microsoft PowerPoint to Google Slides: Learn how these presentation applications differ and where to find tools to help you complete specific tasks. Also, learn of great features that Slides offers that Microsoft PowerPoint does not.

June 22, 2017

How to Use Google Forms

June 15, 2017

Making the Switch from Microsoft PowerPoint to Google Slides

May 18, 2017

Making the Switch from Microsoft Excel to Google Sheets

May 11, 2017

Making the Switch from Microsoft Word to Google Docs