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Become a Google Certified Teacher is a Course

Become a Google Certified Teacher

Sep 17 - Oct 9, 2018
12.0 credits

$200 Enroll

Full course description

The Chicago Teachers Union Foundation Quest Center offers an opportunity to learn more about Google Apps, including the Chrome browser, Google Search, Classroom, Drive, Docs, Slides, Sheets, Forms, Calendar, Keep, Sites, Groups, Gmail, Hangouts, and YouTube. CPS adopted Google Apps for Education (also known as G Suite), but many teachers have expressed a desire for additional training in these applications.

Four in-person sessions with online components will build skills & experience in Google Apps & advance student learning. Come to all four sessions to learn about G Suite and prepare for the Google Certified Educator (Level 1) exam. This valuable certification will show competency with core G Suite apps. We will build a PLC to learn about Google tools, practice their use, develop lessons with peers, build assessments, analyze student data, create websites, & prepare to take the optional certification exam. This offering is aligned to the CPS Framework for Teaching Domain 1 and 3 – 1d, 1e, 3a, 3c, and 3d.

* Participants must bring a laptop or Chromebook to each session in order to participate in this seminar.

Instructor: Mark Sidarous, NBCT

Course Dates: 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, and 10/8 

Session Time: 5:00 - 8:00 PM
In order to receive any credit, participants must be in attendance for the entire course
and complete all online tasks.

Location: CTUF Quest Center, 1901 W. Carroll Ave., Chicago, IL 60641
Free Parking Available

Registering with Quest Center Online for the first time? 
Please register with a non-cps email address. You will also need your IEIN number. 

Below is the link to obtain your Illinois Educator Identification Number (IEIN#), which is now required by ISBE to award any professional development hours to any individual taking professional development for recertification credits.

Type this link into your browser. http://www.isbe.net Then click on Teacher then click on Log into ELIS then click on Educator Access and login to obtain your IEIN#.  

In order to receive any credit, participants must be in attendance for the entire offering.
No refunds will be issued unless the offering is canceled by CTUF Quest Center.