Google Apps is available for Work or for Education, but any user can take advantage of the free tools available in Drive. This beginner course gives an introduction to the tools within Google Drive: Google Docs, Google Sheets, Google Slides, and Google Forms. Using these four tools, you will learn how to organize workflow better, and collaborate more effectively, saving time, stress, and money.
If you are looking to up your game by mastering new technologies, better organize your life, or simply harness the synergy of your peers when working in a group, this course is for you.
All you need to get started are:
A reliable internet connection
Google Chrome browser
A willingness to learn
This course teaches you:
How to create a FREE Google account
How to navigate Google Drive
How to collaborate using Google’s “Share” feature
For the past five years, I have worked as a classroom teacher, both in the US and abroad, teaching students of all ages on a variety of topics. I love teaching, and I also love technology and the ways it can help us all to work smarter and collaborate more effectively every day.
B.A. Spanish, History Minor
LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS
Tennessee State Practitioner License - Spanish & History, Grades 7-12
Google Educator (Level 2) - Completed Nov 2015
Google Apps in the EFL Classroom - Universidad de San Carlos, Guatemala - Training session given to university students preparing to be K-12 English teachers, as part of a two-day conference. (Mar 2016)
Google Aplicaciones para la Educación - Universidad de San Carlos, Guatemala - Training given to university professors showcasing and demonstrating the use of Google Apps in the higher ed classroom. Given in Spanish. (Nov 2015)