Getting to Know Google Apps

Join us for hands on after school workshops

March Workshop Reminder

Our next workshop is right after March Break. Have you been using Google Apps with your students and would like to take it to the next level? Join us to learn about Google Sites. Your students will be engaged in creating websites incorporating images, video and text. We will take you step by step through the process as well as suggestions for using it in a variety of subject areas.

Introduction to Google Sites

  • Step by step instructions to create webpages to share within the YRDSB community
  • Learn how to embed Google applications such as a document, calendar or drawing into a website
  • Learn how to use Google Sites as an assessment tool and for student e-portfolios
  • Get ideas for applications in the classroom
  • Prerequisite: some experience using Google Apps

March 19th from 4 to 5 pm

LOCATION:

Bayview Secondary School

10077 Bayview Ave, Richmond Hill, ON L4C 2L4

Find us in the school library

Introduction to Google Apps Workshop Description:

  • Learn how to access your Google account
  • Use the basic tools to create and share a document
  • Experience cloud computing by collaborating online in real time with colleagues and students
  • Get directions to additional online resources to learn more about GAFE
  • Learn about applications in the classroom
  • For teachers new to Google Apps

April 15th from 4 to 5 pm

LOCATION:

Regency Acres Pubic School

123 Murray Drive

Aurora, ON L4G 2C7

Find us in the school library

SIgn up for all workshops on BWW Connect2Learn

Open to all secondary and elementary teachers


Search for these courses:

Getting to Know Google Apps for Education Creating a Website - March After School Session

Getting to Know Google Apps for Education - April After School Session

Special Instructions for all Workshops:

Please bring a laptop or mobile device loaded with Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

Workshops Presented by:

Aimee Ford and Susie Mitchell, Central Digital Literacy Resource Teachers


Contact us if you have any questions:


aimee.ford@yrdsb.edu.on.ca OR susie.mitchell@yrdsb.edu.on.ca