Northern Ireland Certified Educator Programme 2022
The new academic year sees the launch of a fully-funded professional development opportunity by Google for Education, in partnership with C2k, specially for educators in Northern Ireland. This is a chance to become a Google Certified Educator (Level 1 and/or Level 2) and a digital leader at your school. A cohort will begin the Level 1 course in September, and the Level 2 course will follow. Sign up here.
Why become a Google Certified Educator?
● Enhance your teaching and learning skills by using Google Workspace tools to their full potential, such as Docs, Sheets, Slides, Drive, Forms and many more.
● Reduce your workload using Google tools to manage your teaching as efficiently and effectively as possible.
● Connect with our supportive community of educators who will support you with challenges and celebrate your successes!
● Achieve a globally recognised certification for your technological skills in the classroom by passing the exam to be a Google Certified Educator.
● Feel confident to lead your students and school in digital learning.
How will the training be organised?
You will be invited to a virtual launch event. Thereafter, you’ll attend a weekly 1-hour live training webinar for 3 weeks. The training package will be hosted remotely within Google Classroom, on Google Chat and other digital tools. The same webinar will be repeated twice each week for flexibility. You will receive access to high-quality training resources, including Workspace Skills, and daily personalised support to help you get the most out of the course.
Cohort 1: Virtual Launch Event! - Monday 26th September online 7pm
Week 1 Tuesday 27th September 7-8pm OR Thursday 29th September 4-5 pm
Week 2 Tuesday 4th October 7-8pm OR Thursday 6th October 4-5pm
Week 3 Tuesday 11th October 7-8pm OR Thursday 13th October 4-5pm
Take your L1 exam, fully-funded by Google for Education
Celebration Event! You are invited to join us in-person on Wednesday 26th October at the Google for Education Summit at Titanic Belfast!
Level 2 Virtual Launch Monday 7th November online 7pm
Week 1 Tuesday 8th November 7-8pm OR Thursday 10th November 4-5 pm
Week 2 Tuesday 15th November 7-8pm OR Thursday 17th November 4-5pm
Week 3 Tuesday 22nd November 7-8pm OR Thursday 24th November 4-5pm
Take your L2 exam, fully-funded by Google for Education