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Introduction to G-Suite for Education
November 30, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pmFree
G Suite for Education is a suite of free Google tools and services that are tailored for schools, asynchronous or synchronous learning in hybrid, in-person, or remote environments. In this workshop, participants will explore the most used G-Suite for Education apps. This is an introductory level workshop on the following Google Apps: Google Docs, Google Sheets, Google Forms, Google Slides, Google Calendar, and Gmail. Google Jamboard, Classroom, and Meets will be explored depending on time. It is helpful but not required if participants have explored each app prior to the workshop. Participants are required to have a device with an internet connection.
Holly Kelly is a Regional Educational Technology Coordinator for the Learning Technology Center, East Illinois. She facilitates professional learning opportunities for educators, administrators, and technology staff that support digital teaching and learning. Holly provides onsite and remote workshops and networking events at an ROE or a school district, including Professional Development workshops for in-service days. She is passionate about helping educators feel more confident, creative in their instruction, and motivated and excited to use technology with their students. Holly is a 15 year veteran in education where her tenure began as A Secondary High School English Teacher and then as a High School Library Media Specialist. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Rhode Island College, a Master’s degree from Eastern Illinois University and is a certified teacher and counselor. Holly is a Google for Education Certified Trainer and a Google Certified Educator.