Beginner's guide to G Suite (online)

G Suite for education is a suite of cloud based tools available to NSW Department of Education schools. These applications enable sharing and collaboration to support learning in your classroom.

Registered hours8 hours
Level of registrationProficient
Delivery modeOnline
AudienceK-12 teachers
Prior KnowledgeNo prior knowledge required


  • 45 minute Adobe Connect session.
  • Explore most common Google applications including: Docs, Sheets, Slides and Drive.
  • Demonstrate examples of classroom applications, such as; collaborative writing, sharing of data, class presentations, cloud based storage and document submissions.

Follow-on components

The follow-on component for this course is an opportunity for participants to take what they have learned during the workshop and apply it to their context.

  • 7 hours and 15 minutes of follow on component work across 4 weeks.
  • Design and deliver a lesson using one or more of the online Google applications.
  • Share you lesson on an online communicate and interact with other teachers.
  • Complete a personal reflection piece and an online course evaluation.

This course is also delivered face-to-face Beginner’s guide to G Suite for education (blended).

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Completing 'Beginner’s guide to G Suite for education' will contribute 8 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 2.6.2, 3.4.2, 6.3.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

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