Google Classroom for Beginners

Andrew O'Halloran
Google Classroom, Google Apps, Add-Ons and other ICT enthusiast
The course will provide participants with the knowledge of how to use announcements, assignments and questions in the main course stream.
Target Audience
This course is not curriculum specific and is open to all participants.
172 reviews
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Learning Areas

General Description

“Google Classroom for Beginners” will introduce teachers to the basic functions and operation of a Google Classroom from setup to completion of entire units of work.

The course will provide participants with the knowledge of how to use announcements, assignments and questions in the main course stream.

The course will also provide participants with the knowledge of how to grade work submitted via Classroom, convert files, use rubric-based assessment tools and use the communication features of Google Classroom.

The course will also provide participants with the knowledge of how to integrate their existing resources with Google Classroom and Google Drive.

Audience

This course is not curriculum specific and is open to all participants.

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

24/7 course access


IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

- If you have a TTA subscription or membership please ignore the pricing when enrolling. Rest assured if your school has a subscription you will not be charged and for Memberships, your invoice will be adjusted accordingly to reflect your discount.

- If you have no subscription or membership but you are interested in placing a bulk discounted order for a team of teachers see the ONLINE TEAM tab above.

- For more details on our Unlimited Online Subscription packages Click here .

- Money-Back Guarantee – If you complete less than 25% of an online course and aren’t impressed, simply visit tta.edu/go/refund to let us know what happened, and we will cancel your enrolment and provide a full refund.

Teaching Standards
1.5.2 Proficient Level – Differentiate teaching to meet the specific learning needs of students across the full range of abilities
3.5.2 Proficient Level – Use effective classroom communication
4.1.2 Proficient Level – Support student participation
4.2.2 Proficient Level – Manage classroom activities
5.1.2 Proficient Level – Assess student learning
5.2.2 Proficient Level – Provide feedback to students on their learning
5.4.2 Proficient Level – Interpret student data
5.5.2 Proficient Level – Report on student achievement
6.2.2 Proficient Level – Engage in professional learning and improve practice

Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing Google Classroom for Beginners before 31 July 2021 under NESA’s interim arrangements will contribute 5 hours and 0 minutes of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and assessment of NSW curriculum addressing standard descriptors 1.5.2, 3.5.2, 4.1.2, 4.2.2, 5.1.2, 5.2.2, 5.4.2, 5.5.2, 6.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.


This course contributes to 5.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

There are no occurrences of 2. Online in Australia (ACT) at this time.

Sessions

Setting up Google Classroom

1 hour

- Signing into Google Classroom
- Creating a class
- Enrolling your students

The Basic Features of Google Classroom

1 hour

- Navigation
- Announcements
- Assignments
- Questions
- Messages and emails

Classwork and Assignments

1 hour and 30 minutes

- Setting up your Google Drive
- Creating questions
- Creating assignments
- File Management
- Converting submitted classwork or assignments
- Differentiation and group work

Feedback and Evaluation

1 hour and 30 minutes

- Communication in Google Classroom
- Grading questions in Google Classroom
- Rubric based grading in Google Classroom
- Record-keeping and exporting grades

User Rating

4.7

Latest Reviews

Please note the feedback listed here is unfiltered, and includes all comments and ratings collected.

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/10/2020

Very relevant due to student learning at home. Also enables a student who has been absent to check in the Google Classroom to see what the work was for the missed lesson/s and try to keep up with the rest of the class.

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/10/2020

very relevant

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/10/2020

Excellent quality and relevance

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/10/2020

Relevant in these trying times and beyond.

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/10/2020

Excellent

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/10/2020

This was a great beginner course and covered all of the basic ways to use Google Classroom! Great quality – Andrew is clear and very knowledgable.

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/10/2020

Both excellent

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/07/2020

Good – specifically the information regarding how to use Google classroom so that helped me with maximising my online teaching during Covid.

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/07/2020

using course as a refresh of what i already know

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/07/2020

Helpful in getting started

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/07/2020

Relevant to classroom where students have their own device or may be working from home in 2020

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/07/2020

Features were relevant to online teaching.

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/07/2020

Fantastic! Excellent!

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/07/2020

Andrew was a fantastic presenter, very clear and useful information provided. I found the course very informative.

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/07/2020

Google Classroom for remote learning and assigning tasks.

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/07/2020

The quality was high and content was relevant.

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/07/2020

Was very good and especially was a great help during online teaching

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/07/2020

Easy to follow and quick.

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/07/2020

Brilliant presenter, so relevant for today and covid19 and will be used with more knowledge of its capabilities.

Google Classroom for Beginners - Andrew O'Halloran
08/07/2020

Clear instructions for each part of Google Classroom were provided.


About the team


Andrew O'Halloran

Creator

I am a secondary high school teacher in my tenth year of teaching. I am currently teaching Economics, Business Studies, Commerce, Geography East Hills Girls Technology High School, and have taught Stage 6 Economics and Ancient History previously at Canterbury Boys' High School.

In my teaching experience thus far I have embraced new technologies for my lesson planning, delivery, reporting and assessment.

I have led a number of professional development days for teachers in our local teaching area and within the school in service of improving teacher knowledge of ICTs as well as delivering over 5000 hours of professional development to teachers through TTA.