Google Goodness for the Chromebook Classroom and Beyond

Whether you’re looking for interactive lessons for the Chromebook classroom or digital training for a career, you can find it here. This session will highlight a few programs for teaching and managing digital citizenship, internet safety, computer science, and essential digital skills for the workforce. These FREE online applications were engineered by Google experts, for students and busy educators like you. The programs are easily managed through an online dashboard, Google classroom or the Google Admin Console. Come explore Google for Education Training Center; articles, videos, activities, and strategies for integrating Google in the classroom and beyond. Be Internet Awesome; cyber safety lessons and games that teach elementary students how to be safe, confident explorers online. CS First; nine different computer science clubs based on real-world themes that will have middle school students coding, hacking, and remixing their way through numerous SCRATCH projects. Applied Digital Skills; computer literacy course designed to prepare learners/workers from junior high through continuing education, for real-life problems and an evolving job market.

Location: MC 237 Date: August 2, 2018 Time: 9:40 am - 11:00 am Deanna Horsens