HICE Pre-Conference Google Research and Teaching Academy Beginner Strand
Google Certified Educator Level 1 -
Explore the core areas of G Suite to increase professional learning and leadership; efficiency in the classroom; and student learning and creativity. We’ll explore several tools in Google’s Level 1 curriculum, all of which are taught within the context of meaningful use with students and teachers. Segments include the Chrome browser, search techniques, and Google Classroom… as well as Google Drive, Docs, Slides, Spreadsheets, Forms, Calendar, Sites and Groups. Gmail, Hangouts, and YouTube are also included. In addition to the tools, participants are exposed to critical student skill sets necessary for learning in an online environment.
There’s no better preparation for taking the Google Certified Educator Level 1 exam than this two-day Bootcamp. Registration includes a voucher for the Level 1 exam.
HICE Pre-Conference Google Research and Teaching Academy Advanced Strand
Google Certified Educator Level 2 -
Google’s Certified Educator Level 2 focuses on meaningful and creative ways to integrate the 4Cs in the classroom. Level 2 teaches the advanced features of G Suite including HyperDocs using Google Docs, Maps and MyMaps for for geo-instruction and virtual field trips; digital portfolios with Google Sites; and using screencasting techniques for developing learning libraries in YouTube and more. Level 2 is the perfect place for teachers and researchers who are ready to try something new and engaging in their classrooms all while preparing them for Google’s Certified Educator Level 2 exam.