MB - G Suite for Education Training & Consulting

Google for Education Certified Trainer

Professional Development, Consultant and Trainer

As a Google Certified Educator and Google Certified Trainer, I will be able to provide you or your school hands-on workshops using the free for education “cloud-based”, G Suite for Education platform. These powerful collaborative tools can amplify your students' connections with other learners in the classroom, and around the world.

Please contact me to learn about strategies to best integrate these tools into your teaching practice.

Best,

Phil Taylor

2019-2020 Conferences & Workshops

University of Manitoba - Faculty of Education, Teacher & Technology Class

September 19, 2019

Teacher & Technology Course Guest Facilitator

Google Classroom

Intended audience: Education students new to Google For Education Tools and/or for those wanting to develop their edtech skills. This workshop is beneficial for the novice to the intermediate user. Google Classroom helps you connect with your students and manage all the tools found in G Suite for Education. Start your journey to develop a nearly paperless classroom and allow classroom resources to be accessible anytime, anyplace, and with any device. In this hands-on session, teachers will explore how to begin the analog to digital change, and examine some of the implications of this change.

ManACE MTS PD Day

October 25, 2019

Googley Goodness Workshop - St. John's-Ravenscourt School

Intended audience: If you're an educator who knows how to use Google tools in the classroom, Google Certified Educator Level 1 certification proves your proficiency. Find out what it takes to get certified and improve your educational technology pedagogy skills.

This full-day workshop will get you started on your journey of becoming a Google for Education Certified Educator - Level 1. Level 1 focuses on Google tools at a foundational level, but also gives educators insight into pedagogical approaches and ideas when using G Suite for Education tools.

Audience:

This session would benefit any educator who would like to learn how to integrate technology into the classroom.

Seven Oaks School Division

November 14, 2019

Seven Oaks Teacher Workshop - Intro to Google Apps | Division Office

Intended audience: Educators new to Google Tools For Education and/or for those wanting to develop their edtech skills. This workshop is beneficial for the novice to the intermediate user. Phil will share many of his favourite practical tips and tricks found in G Suite for Education. Participants will have opportunities to try some of tools during the session. This workshop will get you started on your journey of becoming a Certified Google for Education Educator. Phil discusses how to get started on your Level I Certification and how to make use of the training resources. These resources are a good fit for the educator who would like to learn more about integration of technology in their classroom.

Prairie Rose School Division

November 25, 2019

Morning Workshop

Teacher Workshop - Google Tools for Learning & 3D Printing | Carman Collegiate

Intended audience: Educators new to Google Tools For Education and/or for those wanting to develop their edtech skills. This workshop is beneficial for the novice to the intermediate user. Phil will share many of his favourite practical tips and tricks found in G Suite for Education. Participants will have opportunities to try some of tools during the session. This workshop will get you started on your journey of becoming a Certified Google for Education Educator. Phil discusses how to get started on your Level I Certification and how to make use of the training resources. These resources are a good fit for the educator who would like to learn more about integration of technology in their classroom.


Afternoon Workshop

Intended audience: Educators new to 3D Design and Printing

Phil will share many of his favourite tips and advice on how to integrate 3D Design into your subject area. Participants will have opportunities to try an online 3D Design toolbox during the session. This hands-on workshop will get you started on becoming comfortable using 3D design software and begin to 3D print models with your classes. These resources are a good fit for the educator who would like to learn more about the integration of technology in their classroom.

November 28, 2019

iPads for Learning - Workshop Morning

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Intended audience: K-4 Educators new to iPads and/or those wanting to further develop their skills.

This workshop is beneficial for the novice to intermediate user. Phil will share many of his favourite practical tips and ideas for taking advantage of an iPad as a learning tool. Participants will have opportunities to explore a variety of tools to document and enhance student learning during the hands-on session.


Spheros and Bots - Afternoon Workshop

Intended audience: K-4 Educators new to Spheros and Dashes and/or those wanting to further develop their computational thinking skills. This workshop is beneficial for the novice to intermediate user. Phil will share many of his favourite practical tips and ideas for taking advantage of these tiny robots as a learning tool. Participants will have opportunities to explore a variety of tools and ideas to integrate computational thinking in a variety of subjects during the hands-on session.

Seven Oaks School Division

December 9, 2019 | BZERC Conference Room

Seven Oaks Teacher Workshop - Google Classroom Workshop

Intended audience: Educators new to Google For Education Tools and/or for those wanting to develop their edtech skills. This workshop is beneficial for the novice to the intermediate user. Google Classroom helps you connect with your students and manage all the tools found in G Suite for Education. Start your journey to develop a nearly paperless classroom and allow classroom resources to be accessible anytime, anyplace, and with any device. In this hands-on session, teachers will explore how to begin the analog to digital change, and examine some of the implications of this change.

Upcoming Conferences & Workshops:

Seven Oaks School Division, Google Sites for Documenting Learning Workshop - January 27, 2020

BYTE Conference - February 21, 2020

Kelvin High School PD Day - February 28, 2020

Riding the Wave Conference - May 7 & 8, 2020

Google for Education Certified Trainer - Phil Taylor

If you're an educator who knows how to use Google tools in the classroom, Google Certified Educator Level 1 certification proves your proficiency. Find out what it takes to get certified and improve your educational technology pedagogy skills.