Introduction to the Google Workspace and Google Applied Digital Skills
Session 1: Gmail and Google Calendar
Session 2: Google Drive and Docs
Session 3: Google Slides
Session 4: Google Forms
Session 5: Google Jamboard
Session 6: Google Applied Digital Skills Curriculum
Google Applied Digital Skills is a free online curriculum created by Google that combines real life skills with Google tools in self-paced, video-based lessons that are perfect for independent, hybrid or remote learning.
From creating stories and recipes to researching and developing a topic or managing a budget, the curriculum engages learners in problem solving, critical thinking, and hands-on opportunities to develop skills and knowledge.
Applied Digital Skills lessons are similar to real world projects and tasks that learners may encounter at work, in their daily lives and in educational settings .
As a workshop participant, you will have an opportunity to explore a lesson set of your choice as a learner and, through a process of collective reflective practice, consider the use of these lessons in your own practice.
Here are some lessons we thought might be relevant to learners in literacy programs: