Get Google Certified: Level 1 Exam Workshop (DuPage)

This 2-day workshop (July 12-13) will prepare participants to take the Google Educator Level 1 Certification Exam. Level 1 certification indicates a fundamental understanding of using Google Tools in the classroom and confirms standard technology implementation skills. Educators who pass the certification test will be able to advertise their status with a renewable personalized certificate and badge.

In addition to exam prep, this workshop is an excellent way to fill any gaps in knowledge of Google tools, develop your skillset to better integrate technology into your classroom, and build your confidence as an educator of 21st-century learners.

Basic experience in using Google for Education tools is required as this is not designed as a first-time introduction to all of Google Workspace. Participants should bring a Chromebook or laptop to the workshop, with access to their Google for Education account.

Apps we learn about will include: Google Chrome, Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Forms, Classroom, Gmail, Meet, Calendar, Tasks, Groups, Keep, Sites, and YouTube. Additional topics include digital citizenship, technology integration strategies, and information about the exam.

Participants engaging in both workshop days will receive a $10 voucher towards their Level 1 Google Certification Exam.

Summer 2022 Google Level 1 Certification Test Prep Cohort

Reserve your spot today and join our Summer 2022 Google Level 1 cohort!

In this cohort, we will break down the Google Educator Level 1 exam into smaller workshops while preparing you to pass the Google Level 1 Certification Exam. Each session will cover different Google-related topics, including Chrome and Slides, Drive and Docs, Gmail and Calendar, Classroom and Meet, Forms and Sheets, and finally, YouTube and Sites and test prep tips.

Google Educator Level 1 certification indicates a fundamental understanding of using Google Tools in the classroom and confirms standard technology implementation skills.* Educators who pass the certification test will be able to advertise their status with a personal certificate and badge. Certification lasts 36 months.

This cohort will meet virtually in July 2022, on Tuesdays from 8:30-10:30 AM (see below for dates). All sessions will be recorded and shared with registrants. Participants will earn PD hours after each individual session, with the chance to earn a total of 8 PD hours (PD will not be awarded for viewing recorded sessions). Don’t miss this chance to learn, make new friends, and grow professionally as a part of this exciting Google Level 1 cohort!

Summer 2022 Dates:
Week 1: Tuesday, July 5
Week 2: Tuesday, July 12
Week 3: Tuesday, July 19
Week 4: Tuesday, July 26
Bonus Session: TBD

Helpful Reminders:

Participants are encouraged, but not required, to bring multiple devices or utilize multiple monitors during this cohort to ensure both their Zoom call and work space are accessible at the same time.

*All learning levels are welcomed. If you are brand new or consider yourself a beginner user of Google Workspace for Education, please visit the Google training site prior to our cohort to familiarize yourself with Google Workspace for Education. If you would like more information about apps covered on the exam, please visit Google’s training site: https://edu.google.com/teacher-center/certifications/educator-level1/?modal_active=none

Google Certified Educator Level 1 Prep Workshop ROE 35

Eager to harness the full potential of Google’s educational tools and add a recognized credential to your CV?

Register for this workshop, which will prepare you to take the Google Educator Level 1 certification exam. Over the course of this training, you’ll learn about the skills and knowledge needed to pass at an incremental pace, allowing you plenty of time to fully understand each before moving on to the next. Even if you don’t end up taking the certification exam, this workshop is an excellent way to fill any gaps in your knowledge of Google tools, develop your technology integration skillset, and build your confidence as an educator of 21st-century learners.

Level 1 certification indicates a fundamental understanding of using Google Tools in the classroom and confirms standard technology implementation skills. Educators who pass the certification test will be able to advertise their status with a personalized certificate and badge. Certification lasts 36 months.

This workshop is designed for teachers that have basic experience using Google tools in their classroom. It is not a beginners course or an introduction to Google Workspace for Education.

Participants should bring a Chromebook or laptop with access to a Google for Education account to the workshop.

Over the course of this workshop, participants will learn about: Digital Citizenship, Utilizing Google Drive with efficiency, Creating, sharing, and collaborating with Google Docs, Creating, Formatting, and Analyzing Data with Google Sheets, Developing and Using Google Forms for Quizzes and Data Collection, Design and Edit Google Slides. Set up and Operate Google Classroom, Personalizing your Gmail Account, Leveraging Google Chat & Meet, Manage your Google Calendar, Tasks, and Google Keep, Create a Google Site, and Develop YouTube Channels and Playlists.

Google Certification Level 1 Workshop (South Cook ISC)

This Level 1 Certification workshop will prepare participants to take the Google Educator Level 1 certification exam. Level 1 certification indicates a fundamental understanding of using Google Tools in the classroom and confirms standard technology implementation skills. Educators who pass the certification test will be able to advertise their status with a personalized certificate and badge. Certification lasts 36 months.

This workshop is designed for teachers that have basic experience using Google tools in their classroom and is not designed as an introduction to Google Workspace. Even if you don’t end up taking the certification exam, this workshop is an excellent way to fill any gaps in your knowledge of Google tools, develop your technology integration skillset, and build your confidence as an educator of 21st-century learners.

Participants should bring a Chromebook or laptop with access to a Google for Education account to the workshop.

Over the course of this workshop, participants will learn about: Digital Citizenship, Utilizing Google Drive with efficiency, Creating, sharing, and collaborating with Google Docs, Creating, Formatting, and Analyzing Data with Google Sheets, Developing and Using Google Forms for Quizzes and Data Collection. Design and Edit Google Slides. Set up and Operate Google Classroom, Personalizing your Gmail Account, Leveraging Google Chat & Meet, Manage your Google Calendar, Tasks, and Google Keep, Create a Google Site, and Develop YouTube Channels and Playlists.

Google Level 1 Certification Test Training

Reserve your spot today for a Google Level 1 Certification workshop. This workshop will prepare participants to take the Google Educator Level 1 certification exam. Level 1 certification indicates a fundamental understanding of using Google Tools in the classroom and confirms standard technology implementation skills. This workshop is designed for teachers that have a solid base of implementing the Google tools in their classroom and is not designed as an introduction to the Google tools. Participants will learn Google tips and tricks along the way and be able to practice the skills in their own digital life and with their students. Educators who pass the certification test will be able to advertise their status with a personalized certificate and badge. Certification lasts 36 months.
Participants are recommended to bring two devices to the workshop.

**If you would like more information about apps covered on the exam, please visit Google’s training site: https://skillshop.exceedlms.com/student/path/61209-fundamentals-training?locale=en

Participants in this workshop will learn about:
Digital Citizenship
Utilizing Google Drive with efficiency
Creating, sharing, and collaborating with Google Docs
Creating, Formatting, and Analyzing Data with Google Sheets
Developing and Using Google Forms for Quizzes and Data Collection
Design and Edit Google Slides
Set up and Operate Google Classroom
Personalize your Gmail Account
Leveraging Google Chat & Meet
Manage your Google Calendar, Tasks, and Google Keep
Create a Google Site

This is a two-day workshop:

First Day: March 4 8:30am-12:30pm
Second Day: April 1 8:30am-12:30pm

Google Level 1 Cohort

Are you ready to take your Google Educator skills to the next level? Reserve your spot today and join a Google Educator Level 1 cohort! In this cohort, we will break down the Google Educator Level 1 Certification Exam into smaller workshops while preparing you to take and pass the exam. Each session will cover different Google-related topics, including Chrome and Slides, Drive and Docs, Gmail and Calendar, Classroom and Meet, Forms and Sheets, YouTube and Sites, and finally, test prep tips.

Level 1 certification indicates a fundamental understanding of using Google Tools in the classroom and confirms standard technology implementation skills. Educators who pass the certification test will be able to promote their status with a personal certificate and badge. Certification lasts 36 months.

This cohort, hosted by LTC West Regional EdTech Coordinator Lisa Schwartz, will meet virtually (see below for dates and times). Don’t miss this opportunity to learn, make new friends, develop a network of innovative colleagues, and grow professionally as a part of this exciting Google Educator Level 1 cohort!

The cohort will provide a total of 20 PD hours. PD hours will be provided at the conclusion of the cohort. (See the dates below)

Let the LTC help you on your Google learning journey! If you have questions, please contact lschwartz@ltcillinois.org

**If you would like more information about the apps and tools covered on the exam, please visit Google’s teacher training site: https://edu.google.com/teacher-center/certifications/educator-level1/

Dates:
Week 1: Wednesday, February 23rd, – 2:30- 3:30 p.m.
Week 2: Wednesday, March 9th, – 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Week 3: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Week 4: Wednesday, April 13th, – 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Week 5: Wednesday, May 4th, – 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Week 6: Wednesday, May 18th, – 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Fall Google Level 1 Certification Cohort

Reserve your spot today and join a Google Level 1 cohort! In this cohort, we will break down the Google Educator Level 1 exam into smaller workshops while preparing you to pass the same assessment with ease. Each session will cover two different Google-related topics, including: Chrome and Slides, Drive and Docs, Gmail and Calendar, Classroom and Meet, Forms and Sheets, and finally, YouTube and Sites.

Level 1 certification indicates a fundamental understanding of using Google Tools in the classroom and confirms standard technology implementation skills. Educators who pass the certification test will be able to advertise their status with a personal certificate and badge. Certification lasts 36 months.

This cohort will meet virtually once a week on Tuesday from 3:30-5:00 PM. Don’t miss this chance – learn, make new friends, and grow professionally as a part of this exciting Google Level 1 cohort.

Google Level 1 Certification Test – Crash Course!

This Level 1 Certification workshop will prepare participants to take the Google Educator Level 1 certification exam. This workshop is designed for teachers that have a solid base of implementing the Google tools in their classroom and is not designed as an introduction to the Google tools.

Level 1 certification indicates a fundamental understanding of using Google Tools in the classroom and confirms standard technology implementation skills. Educators who pass the certification test will be able to advertise their status with a personalized certificate and badge. Certification lasts 36 months.

Participants should bring a Chromebook or laptop to the workshop.

Participants in this workshop will learn about:
Digital Citizenship
Utilizing Google Drive with efficiency
Creating, sharing, and collaborating with Google Docs
Creating, Formatting, and Analyzing Data with Google Sheets
Developing and Using Google Forms for Quizzes and Data Collection
Design and Edit Google Slides
Set up and Operate Google Classroom
Personalize your Gmail Account
Leveraging Google Chat & Meet
Manage your Google Calendar, Tasks, and Google Keep
Create a Google Site
Develop YouTube Channels and Playlists

LTC South 2021-22 Google Level 1 Certification Prep Cohort B

Are you ready to take your Google Educator skills to the next level? Reserve your spot today and join a Google Educator Level 1 cohort! In this cohort, we will break down the Google Educator Level 1 Certification Exam into smaller monthly workshops while preparing you to take and pass the exam. Each session will cover different Google-related topics, including Chrome and Slides, Drive and Docs, Gmail and Calendar, Classroom and Meet, Forms and Sheets, YouTube and Sites, and finally, test prep tips.

Level 1 certification indicates a fundamental understanding of using Google Tools in the classroom and confirms standard technology implementation skills. Educators who pass the certification test will be able to promote their status with a personal certificate and badge. Certification lasts 36 months.

This cohort, hosted by LTC South Regional EdTech Coordinator Joe Cipfl will meet virtually on a monthly basis (see below for dates and times). Don’t miss this opportunity to learn, make new friends, develop a network of innovative colleagues, and grow professionally as a part of this exciting Google Educator Level 1 cohort!

The cohort will provide a total of 15 PD hours. PD hours will be provided at the conclusion of the cohort.

**If you would like more information about the apps and tools covered on the exam, please visit Google’s teacher training site: https://edu.google.com/teacher-center/certifications/educator-level1/

Dates:
Week 1: Friday, September 24, 1:00-3:00pm
Week 2: Friday, October 22, 1:00-3:00pm
Week 3: Friday, December 3, 1:00-3:00pm
Week 4: Friday, January 28, 1:00-3:00pm
Week 5: Friday, February 25, 1:00-3:00pm
Week 6: Friday, March 25, 1:00-3:00pm

LTC South 2021-22 Google Level 1 Certification Prep Cohort A

Are you ready to take your Google Educator skills to the next level? Reserve your spot today and join a Google Educator Level 1 cohort! In this cohort, we will break down the Google Educator Level 1 Certification Exam into smaller monthly workshops while preparing you to take and pass the exam. Each session will cover different Google-related topics, including Chrome and Slides, Drive and Docs, Gmail and Calendar, Classroom and Meet, Forms and Sheets, YouTube and Sites, and finally, test prep tips.

Level 1 certification indicates a fundamental understanding of using Google Tools in the classroom and confirms standard technology implementation skills. Educators who pass the certification test will be able to promote their status with a personal certificate and badge. Certification lasts 36 months.

This cohort, hosted by LTC South Regional EdTech Coordinator Joe Cipfl will meet virtually on a monthly basis (see below for dates and times). Don’t miss this opportunity to learn, make new friends, develop a network of innovative colleagues, and grow professionally as a part of this exciting Google Educator Level 1 cohort!

The cohort will provide a total of 15 PD hours. PD hours will be provided at the conclusion of the cohort.

**If you would like more information about the apps and tools covered on the exam, please visit Google’s teacher training site: https://edu.google.com/teacher-center/certifications/educator-level1/

Dates:
Week 1: Tuesday, September 21, 2:00-4:00pm
Week 2: Tuesday, October 19, 2:00-4:00pm
Week 3: Tuesday, November 16, 2:00-4:00pm
Week 4: Tuesday, December 14, 2:00-4:00pm
Week 5: Tuesday, January 18, 2:00-4:00pm
Week 6: Tuesday, February 15, 2:00-4:00pm