Course Description

Upon completion of this course, you will receive a signed certificate.


In order to receive the certificate, you will need to:

  • Respond to all lesson prompts
  • Respond to at least 2 others per module
  • Complete all assignments/artifacts

This course will focus on the multiple uses of Google Docs and how teachers can incorporate it into their classroom in order to improve student learning and their teaching practice. This mini course will cover the basics of Google Docs, along with specific add-ons in order to increase productivity, student learning and assessment in instruction.

By using GAFE, teachers will be able to create and share engaging lessons, and students will be able to automatically turn in their assignments online.

By the end of the course, participants will be able to create and share a Google Doc, work collaboratively on a Google Doc and add and incorporate add-ons to enhance student learning.

If you are interested in other Google Applications, please check out our full Google Tools for Education course,

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Course curriculum

  • 1

    Pre Course Survey

    • Pre Course Survey

  • 2

    Google Docs

    • Google Docs Overview

    • Google Docs Overview Transcript

    • Google Docs Overview: Step -by Step on Creating a Doc

    • Google Docs Overview - Discussion

    • Google Docs Add-Ons

    • Google Docs Add-Ons: Transcript

    • Google Docs Add-Ons: Useful Add-Ons

    • Google Docs Add-Ons - Discussion

    • Google Docs Sharing and Collaborating

    • Google Docs Sharing and Collaborating: Transcript

    • Google Docs Sharing and Collaborating: Step-by-Step

    • Google Docs Sharing and Collaborating - Discussion

    • Google Docs Lesson

    • Google Docs Lesson: Transcript

    • Google Docs Sample Lesson

    • Google Docs Lesson: Discussion

    • Google Docs: Assignment

  • 3

    Post Course Survey

    • End of Course

    • End of Course