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35 Courses
  • Google Docs

    Estimated Time: 2 Hours  |  Created By: Jason Cross

    Google Docs is a word processor that lives in your browser and in the cloud. Google Docs lets you create and format text documents and collaborate with other people in real time.  You will learn the ins and outs of using Google Docs as a powerful tool in your classroom.

     

  • Google Sheets

    Estimated Time: 2 Hours  |  Created By: Jason Cross

    Google Sheets is a robust and powerful cloud based spreadsheet application that allows for collaboration and real time multi-user editing. This software is part of your Google Account and all information is stored in the Google Drive.

     

  • Google Tone

    Estimated Time: 30 Minutes  |  Created By: Jason Cross

    Google Tone is a unique way to have computers talk to one another using audio. This is a fantastic way to help students navigate to complex URL's in your classroom without writing them on the board or using a QR Code.

     

  • Google Calendar

    Estimated Time: 2 Hours  |  Created By: Jared Covili

    The Google Calendar series will demonstrate creating and sharing a classroom calendar to use with students and parents. Calendars can be used to coordinate events, schedule out resources and keep school stakeholders aware of events.

     

  • Google Admin Console

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Parker Brown

    Google Admin Console is Google's device management tool. This tool is useful for site administrators that will be setting up and controlling your Google domain.

     

  • Google Classroom

    Estimated Time: 2 Hours  |  Created By: Michael Hakkarinen

    Google Classroom is a Learning Management System available with a Google Apps for Education Account which helps teachers create, organize, and share assignments quickly, provide efficient feedback, and communicate with students in their classes from one convenient location.

     

  • Google Classroom Mobile App (iOS)

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Michael Hakkarinen

    Google Classroom is a Learning Management System available with a Google Apps for Education Account which helps teachers create, organize, and share assignments quickly, provide efficient feedback, and communicate with students in their classes from one convenient location. This tutorial will focus on using Google Classroom on a mobile device.

     

  • Google Earth

    Estimated Time: 2 Hours  |  Created By: Stacci Barganz

    This course will introduce educators to all of the beginning and intermediate features of Google Earth and give examples of how to use it effectively. No Google Earth knowledge is assumed, but the free Google Earth software download is recommended.

     

  • Gmail Basics

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Jason Cross

    This course looks at all of the basic features of your Gmail application. This will help you set up, navigate and work with emails using the Gmail platform. This video will help you get started with your school based Google Apps for Education account, or your private Gmail account that is free from Google.

     

  • Google Drive

    Estimated Time: 2 Hours  |  Created By: Mindy Branson

    Google Drive is Google’s free file storage and syncing service. It is an amazing tool for the classroom that manages and stores all of your files in the cloud allowing you to access them from any device. Drive gives you access to the Google Apps you’re using, and gives you amazing sharing capabilities within the apps.

     

  • Google Drive: Managing Classroom Workflow

    Estimated Time: 30 Minutes  |  Created By: Mindy Branson

    Google Drive is Google’s free file storage and syncing service. It is an amazing tool for the classroom that manages and stores all of your files in the cloud allowing you to access them from any device. Drive gives you access to the Google Apps you’re using, and gives you amazing sharing capabilities within the apps. Teachers can utilize Google's handy tools to create an efficient classroom workflow that allows the teacher to share assignments, receive assignments, and give feedback.

     

  • Google Slides

    Estimated Time: 2 Hours  |  Created By: Rachel Lee

    Google Slides is Google's free application for presentations creation. Slides contains all of the functionality of other Google apps e.g. cloud storage, browser and app versions, and collaboration capabilities, while providing lovely presentation layouts, media integration, and easy sharing options.

     

  • Chromebook Basics

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Michael Hakkarinen

    Chromebooks are quickly becoming the device of choice for many schools. They are simple to use, easy to maintain, and require nothing more than an internet connection to do many of the tasks that used to cost hundreds of dollars in software and storage. By using the Chrome OS and a suite of free Google Apps, you can do almost anything on a Chromebook.

     

  • Google Power Searching

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Stacci Barganz

    This course will take you from Internet search beginner to a whiz who can find things in the blink of an eye. From basic Google searching to advanced topics like putting your own customized search bar on a website, this series is for you!

     

  • Google Sites: Classic

    Estimated Time: 2 Hours  |  Created By: Jared Covili

    Want to use an easy website builder for your class website? Google sites is your answer. As part of the Google Apps Suite, Google Sites is a free way to create and share webpages. All you need is a Google account to get started.

     

  • Google Chrome Extensions

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Stephanie Hamilton

    Chrome extensions are small software programs installed in the Chrome browser and give you added features and abilities to customize and personalize your Chrome browser. Chrome Extensions can make things simple and more convenient and make teaching and learning easier for you and your students. With Chrome extensions you can clip a web page to Evernote, cite a source and create a bibliography, capture your screen, create a QR code just to name a few.

     

  • Flubaroo Using Google Forms

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Jared Fawson

    Flubaroo is a wonderful free tool that allows you to create self-graded assessments/assignments for your students using Google Forms. Flubaroo will give you more time to give important feedback because it will save you time grading. You will be able to see the areas your students need more guidance and also see what they understand. This course will guide you through using Google Forms to create assessments to analyzing data and begin to become a Flubaroo master.

     

  • MyScript Calculator

    Estimated Time: 30 Minutes  |  Created By: Mindy Branson

    The My Script Calculator is a free mobile calculator app available on iOS or Android. You can make calculations automatically by simply writing your problem on the screen. This calculator is a great tool for students and teachers alike.

     

  • Class Calendars with Google Calendar

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Mindy Branson

    Creating a classroom calendar that you can share with your students is very helpful for planning and communication purposes. You can use Google Calendar to lesson plan, share your class schedules as well as to share events with parents, students, and administration.

     

  • Gmail Settings

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Jason Cross


     

  • Google Keep

    Estimated Time: 30 Minutes  |  Created By: Jared Fawson

    Google Keep is a wonderful free tool that allows you to create notes and checklists for teachers and students, it is easy to use and connects to Google Drive allowing you access on whatever device you may be using wherever you may be. Google Keep allows you to organize your notes, share and collaborate, add images, and set reminders for yourself and others. You can easily capture whatever is on your mind and organize your workflow in a way that works for you.

     

  • Google Maps

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Stacci Barganz

    This course will take you from a basic Google Maps user to a power user who is familiar with all of its features.

     

  • GoGuardian for Teachers

    Estimated Time: 30 Minutes  |  Created By: Stacci Barganz

    Go Guardian is a paid service that connects with Google Apps and lets teachers monitor what their students are doing on Chromebooks. It is an online program, available for any operating system.

     

  • Choose Your Own Adventure with Google Slides

    Estimated Time: 30 Minutes  |  Created By: Steve Kong

    Google Slides is great for presentations, but what if you made them interactive? Better yet, what if your students created their own stories to share with others? Learn how to use Google Slides for interactive learning!

     

  • Google Hangouts

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Sarah Thomas

    In this course, participants will learn how to maneuver Google Hangouts and Google Hangouts on Air. Google Hangouts is a free tool available on the web, as well as an app on personal devices. Hangouts allow users to communicate with anyone in the world, and can help connect educators and their classes.

     

  • Read and Write for Google Chrome

    Estimated Time: 30 Minutes  |  Created By: Clarissa Draper

    Read&Write for Google Chrome is an extension that supports reading and writing— including research, comprehension, and translation.

     

  • Google Drawings

    Estimated Time: 2 Hours  |  Created By: Matthew Forestieri

    This course will help users understand the ins and outs of the web-based diagramming software Google Drawings. This course covers basic functionality and practical classroom application examples.

     

  • Google Chrome Crash Course

    Estimated Time: 30 Minutes  |  Created By: Stacci Barganz

    This course is for Google Chrome beginners who want to know about some of its basic and intermediate features that will make browsing easier.

     

  • Google Sites

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Stacci Barganz

    In the summer of 2016, Google rolled out its new Google Sites to help people create and maintain professional-looking websites. The new Google Sites is user-friendly and includes features that Google users are already familiar with-- and it is very enjoyable to see the website develop from beginning to end. In this series, users will experience all of the facets of website creation from beginning to end.

     

  • Google Made with Code

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Stacci Barganz

    Google has put together a great website called Made with Code that can help students and adults learn how to code in many different ways. This overview course will give you the basics that you need to know to get started, and this course will also give you some ideas of how to implement the Made-with-Code system into your own educational situation.

     

  • Google Forms

    Estimated Time: 30 Minutes  |  Created By: Stacci Barganz

    This course will train users on how to use Google Forms, which are great for survey writing, assessments, and collecting data. This course will both train you on how to create a Google Form document and some sample ideas on why you might want to use them.

     

  • Duolingo

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Chris Lee

    Duolingo is a personal coach that is designed to help you learn a new language by making the whole process feel just like a game! Users read, listen, and speak their way to earning points and meeting their set goals. Duolingo is designed so that you can learn “anytime, anywhere” - as long as there is a connection to the internet. Teachers can also set up classrooms and track the progress of their students. This program can be played on all computer and mobile devices/tablets of any platform, and is completely free.

     

  • Google Cardboard

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Jamie Frye

    In this learning experience, learn how to use Google’s innovative, inexpensive Cardboard technology and a smartphone to create Virtual Reality learning experiences that take students and learners of all ages to new places.

     

  • Screencastify

    Estimated Time: 30 Minutes  |  Created By: Sonal Patel

    Screencastify is a Chrome extension that easily allows you to record content from your tablet device, webcam, or desktop. It can be used for the creation of video tutorials, presentations, etc. Videos can be saved directly to your Google Drive, YouTube, or Disk.

     

  • Google Knowledge Graph

    Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Jessica Schouweiler

    Learn how to use a feature used by Google to enhance the results with semantic-search information gathered from a broad range of sources.