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Ready, Set, GOogle

Led by our Google Certified educators, our Ready, Set, GOogle has something for everyone, whether you are a total beginner, or an advanced user. All classes are geared with best practices for classroom integration. Questionnaires are sent out to registrants prior to the class to ensure that the workshop is tailored to attendees needs.

Ready, Set, GOogle
Unless otherwise noted, workshops are full day 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Some workshops are offered multiple times. Choose the date that works best for you.
 

 

Google Spreadsheets & Forms, Everything You Wanted to Know, But Were Afraid to Ask
You think to yourself, "Wow, our district has Google Apps for Education! Great tools, collaboration and more. No problem, I am a Word Processing Wonder, an Email Expert and a Presentation Pro but what about that Spreadsheet Thingy?" Sound familiar? Then this training is for you.
Not sure you if you really need to be bothered with spreadsheets? Just take a look at the top three levels of Bloom's Taxonomy—Creating, Evaluating and Analyzing and you will quickly see that Spreadsheets are probably one of the most powerful tech tools for students to become proficient in these skills.

Not sold yet? Think about those Logical-Mathematical & Visual-Spatial Learners in your classes. They may struggle with the usual Verbal-Linguistic instruction, but watch them flourish when they get to use spreadsheets.

Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of spreadsheets

$125 per attendee

Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018 • 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
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Google's Many Maps, Not Just the One You Use to Get Directions!
Most of us are aware of Google maps, that site that gives us directions, but did you know Google actually has over 10 types of Maps & Mapping Tool. Learn about creating Map Tours, Teaching Math with Maps, Google Earth. Explore a plethora of Maps, Interactive Maps, Atlases & Mapping Resources including Google Maps. Most of us are aware of Google maps, that site that gives us directions, but did you know Google actually has over 10 types of Maps & Mapping Tools. Learn about creating Map Tours, Teaching Math with Maps, Google Earth. Guide to Using Google Maps—Features, Tips & Tricks from Around the Web. Discover maps for use in all areas of curriculum.

$125 per attendee

Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 • 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
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Google Docs, Not Your Father's Word Processor
When most people think of Google Docs they think of the Sharing & Collaboration feature and may think it has limited features. But Google Docs is more than your run of the mill word processing program. Learn about a number of the "Fabulous Features" that make Google Docs a powerful tool for research and writing. We will explore the wide variety of writing and publishing tools included in Google Docs and then expand this exponential with a plethora of Google Doc Add-Ons.

$125 per attendee

Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 • 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
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Google—One Day Productivity Boost Camp—Gmail/GDrive/Calendar/Google Classroom
Ramp up your personal and classroom Google Suite productivity. A day chock full of learning, tips and tricks to make you more productive, effective and efficient. Focus will be on Gmail, Calendar, Google Drive and Google Classroom.

Audience: All educators  Previous Experience: Basic knowledge of Google Apps

$125 per attendee

Thursday, March 1, 2018 • 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
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Google—One Day Productivity Boost Camp—Gdocs/Gforms/Gsheets
Ramp up your personal and classroom Google Suite productivity. A day chock full of learning, tips and tricks to make you more productive, effective and efficient. Focus will be on Docs, Forms and Sheets.

Audience: All educators  Previous Experience: Basic knowledge of Google Apps

$125 per attendee

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 • 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
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