PL-TCH-858 Moving Toward Gmail

Description

Please note - educators may bundle PDPs from LPS technology courses offered in our catalog to total 15 PDPs for 1 in-house credit toward lane change.

PL-TCH-858 Moving Toward Gmail

Thursday, February 9, 2017              3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 2, 2017                  3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Plus two hours asynchronous time

Total: 6 hours

The LPS Professional Learning Committee is proud to offer this workshop for the Spring 2017 semester that will be taught by our own LPS faculty.

This workshop is designed to for people who have VERY LITTLE experience with Gmail. We will move you from the world of First Class into the world of Gmail.  Although the district will be having many workshops on this topic, this course is intended for those who want to be a little ahead of the crowd!  

In this 6-hour workshop, we will cover the following information:

  • Export your personal files from First Class to Google Drive
    • How to export your saved personal files from First Class to Google Drive
    • How to export your First Class Calendar (provided it was never shared with anyone!)
  • Setting Up your Gmail Inbox
    • Options for personalization
    • How to set-up mail filters
    • How to set-up mail labels (like folders in First class)
    • What is a Google lab and how to use it
  • Gmail Basics
    • Sending, replying and forwarding mail
    • Formatting mail
    • Adding attachments, images, Drive stuff to mail  
  • Working with Contacts
    • How to create a contact group
    • How to create a contact group from Aspen
    • Why set up groups

Facilitator:  Stephanie Hoban, LHS Instructional Technology Coach

Stephanie is Google Certified Level 1 and Level 2.  Stephanie has been using Google in the classroom since 2007!

Who May Enroll: All LPS faculty and staff

Location:  Central Administration and Professional Development Center, Room 7

PDPs/Credits:  6 PDPs upon successful completion of course requirements

Class Size:  20

Contact

Kristen McGrath
Phone: 781-861-2580
Email: kmcgrath@sch.ci.lexington.ma.us

Registration

Seat Availability: 9 of 20 available.
Last day to register: 2/17/2017

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Location

Central Administration and Professional Development Center, Room 7
146 Maple Street
Lexington, MA 02420The zipcode must be numeric with at least five numbers.

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