Projects with a Purpose! Ignite Student Interest with Google's Applied Digital Skills Curriculum!
Date & Time
Saturday, January 18, 2020, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
"Looking for a way to spice up your students’ digital literacy skills? Look no further! Google’s Applied Digital Skills is a free project-based curriculum that equips your students with practical tech skills, including how to make digital presentations, do online research, work with spreadsheets, and more! Through unique challenges and collaborative lessons, your students will engage in real-life problem-solving activities that call upon their creativity and strengthen their knowledge and familiarity of the G Suite apps. Come to this session to experience Applied Digital Skills as a learner and then set up your own class to use with your students. Get an overview of the curriculum and brainstorm ways to personalize it for your classroom. This self-paced, blended learning curriculum is good for middle school and up. Get ready to be inspired! (Bring headphones if you have them.) Applied Digital Skills is part of the Grow with Google initiative which aims to help everyone across America access the best of Google’s training and tools to grow their skills, careers, and businesses."
Middle, Secondary, Leadership
Student Agency, Laptops/Chromebooks, STEM/STEAM