Google Workshops - Spring 2020 Offerings

  • 600 -  Google Projects

    03/03/20     9:00am – 12:00pm    

    Did you know that students can find their likeness to famous portraits, explore the stars… or doodle their way to a scholarship?  Google has tons of exciting projects to drive inquiry-based learning that you can implement in your classroom. This workshop will guide you to implement projects with G Suite and other Google programs on computers and mobile devices, and provide resources to obtain materials for your classroom.

    Presenters:  Louise Ortiz & Rasheda Islam
    Cost: $75


    601 - Utilizing Google Arts & Culture in the Classroom - NEW

    06/03/20      9:00am – 12:00pm 

    Explore historical places, events, and people. Take virtual field trips to galleries and museums across the world. Curate your own galleries and virtually walk through places your students may never visit. Using the FREE app, discover artworks and places with augmented reality. No matter your concentration - come see how Google Arts & Culture can fully immerse your students in an engaging format. Please bring an iPad if you wish to participate hands-on. 

    Presenter:  Farrah Rosenthal
    Cost: $75


    602 - Google Slides: An Interactive Blast! 

    06/08/20       9:00am - 12:00pm        


    Join us and take an in-depth look at the cool things you can do with Google Slides!  Participants will learn to create activities such as interactive notebooks, student response activities, ebooks, clickable lessons and formative assessments using Google Slides. Who knew!? Please have a Google Account setup prior to attending.

    Presenter:  Louise Ortiz
    Cost: $75


    603 - Introduction to Google Classroom

    05/28/20    9:00am – 12:00pm        

    You may already be using and sharing in Google Drive, but have you experienced the ease of Google Classroom? Google Classroom is an amazing tool for sharing, collaborating and communicating with your students and colleagues. Learn how to assign work, retrieve work, add engaging materials, and conduct meaningful dialogue with your class through this FREE online platform.  

    Presenter:  Farrah Rosenthal
    Cost: $75


    604 -  Creative Ways to Use  Google Forms in the Classroom

    05/05/20    9:00am – 12:00pm         

    This workshop covers everything you need to know to use Google Forms to create surveys, quizzes, and differentiated activities for the classroom.  We will start at the very beginning and walk through form creation, the use of different question types for different purposes, self-grading quizzes, and branching forms that respond to individual students’ learning needs. No prior knowledge of forms is required.

    Presenter:  Judith Fiorica
    Cost: $75


    605  - Google Tools for Middle/High School

    04/16/20     9:00am – 12:00pm       

    Your students have been “Googling” for years- but Google has much more to offer!  This workshop will take an in depth look at the range of tools that Google provides to facilitate student driven learning experiences. This class is designed for those who have a basic knowledge of Google Drive, but want to learn more about the core G Suite apps, Google add-ons and Chrome extensions to create engaging and differentiated lessons for 21st Century learners!

    Presenter:  Louise Ortiz

    Cost: $75