This comprehensive Google Gmail and Google Calendar course covers all Things Gmail and Calendar. Make your life easier and more efficient. Everything from Login to Labs is covered.
This course has 13 separate lesson topics with video lessons and printable cheatsheets for each lesson. All video lessons are between 5 and 14 minutes long and you can work through each of them at your own pace, referencing the printable sheets along the way.
This course is designed for beginners and intermediate users alike, testing and reinforcing skills with formative quizzes and embedded questions along the way.
Students are offered the opportunity to convert their work to credit at the end of the course, by following the course syllabus submission protocol.
Joe Du Fore, Director of Digital Education at Wisconsin Lutheran College, started his educational career as a Biology and mathematics teacher in Appleton Wisconsin. While teaching at the high school level, he became interested in Digital Communications and digital design. These two passions soon lead him down the path of focusing on all things digital; designing websites, teaching about SMARTboards, and developing digital books.This love for digital goods and educational design created a natural bridge into the online learning arena, where Joe found himself designing and maintaining multiple learning management systems, including a self designed and developed online MOOC management system – launching the first of its kind, user-dictated online SMARTboard course.For the next couple of years he focused on rich digital media, animation and videography, opening Du4 Communications in 2009. In 2010 Joe started Digital Publishing House LLC, launching into the world of digital children's books, flash media and mobile application production. After working in the online learning arena and the digital publishing area for some time, he soon became immersed in instructional design and wholesale digital educational integration for campuses, large and small. This change brought Joe to Wisconsin Lutheran College, where he oversees both the online learning and the digital education integration throughout the campus. He currently specialize digital instruction integration with areas of expertise in mobile learning, cloud computing, instructional design, digital literacies, Google Apps, social media, differentiated instruction, brain based technologies, interactive whiteboards, digital publications and resources, open content, online learning, and digital pedagogy. Joe enjoys speaking engagements, helping teacher identify ways to best incorporate technology, and working with schools to best integrate technologies into their classrooms.
Alexa Carbajal is the Chief Logistical Engineer at Newline Education, working with faculty and schools to design and implement best practices in online, blended, and flipped educational models. She has also worked with Milwaukee's Discovery World Center for Public Innovation to design new and innovative practices for delivering content outside of the learning lab-space, elevating the ability of Discovery World to impact and evoke education in Wisconsin schools. Alexa specializes in mobile, social, and online technologies and spends much of her time creating new ways to deliver classroom material. She has teamed up with Joe to design the CRPschool.com site, a place to share and engage in educational change.