Google Tools for Educators

Google Tools for Educators


Act 48 Credits: 3 graduate-level credits (PA Dept. of Education Approved)
Course Instructor:
Dr. Russ Willis
Course Duration: 6 Weeks


Course Description: Midwestern IU IV is certifying teachers to use Google Tools in the Classroom. This includes Google Drive for assignment creation and distribution and Google DocsSheets and Slides for writing, Gmail for communication, and Google Calendar for scheduling. Teachers that complete the course will have access to the instructor after the class ends for support and be able to support other teachers in their school seeking to use Google Tools in their classroom.

Course Objectives:

G Suite for Education: transformative tools for your school. In this course you will learn to use the most popular and effective tools developed by Google for communication, collaboration, and productivity.

In this course you will learn:

  1. Collaborate anywhere: Co-edit documents, spreadsheets, and presentations in real time

  2. Manage all your tasks: Build to-do lists, create task reminders, and schedule meetings.

  3. Communication with ease: Connect with email, chat, and video conference


  • Sponsored by Midwestern IU IV

  • PA Dept. of Education Approved for teachers statewide

  • Act 48 Credits: 3 graduate-level credits

  • Act 48 CPE Hours: 90

  • Course Instructor: Dr Russ Willis

  • Course Duration: 6 weeks

  • Course Type: Facilitated

Financing option now available: No principal or interest due if you pay in 6 months: Learn more