The Google Infused Classroom
Holly Clark and Tanya Avrith
Today’s students are the first true digital natives. They are learners who have never known a world without smartphones, tablets or social media.
Technology is part of their everyday lives, and it will be essential to their careers which means it must also be integral to their education.
In The Google Infused Classroom, EdTech experts Holly Clark and Tanya Avrith provide a guidebook for using technology to engage your learners and amplify the learning experience in your classroom and beyond.
This beautifully designed book walks you through the process of designing instruction that allows students to show their thinking, demonstrate their learning, and share their work (and voices!) with authentic audiences. Packed with examples and instructions for incorporating the twenty of the best Google-friendly tools, including a special section on digital portfolios.
The Google Infused Classroom will equip you to empower your students to use technology in meaningful ways that prepare them for the future. It s time to stop talking about technology and start using it to improve your teaching and the learning opportunities in your classroom.
Get started today with The Google Infused Classroom.
About the Authors
Holly Clark is an Educational Strategist from San Diego, California. She is a Google Certified Innovator, National Board Certified Teacher, and holds an MA in Technology in Education from Teachers College, Columbia University. She has been working with technology integration and 1:1 environments since the year 2000. Presently she consults with schools internationally on building both the culture and strategy to support and inspire innovative teaching- including powerful technology integration and digital citizenship. Holly is the co-author of The Google Infused Classroom released 2017 and The Student Voice Infused Classroom due out in June 2018. She authors a popular education blog: hollyclark.org and delivers keynotes and talks to audiences worldwide.
Tanya Avrith M.A. EdTech is a passionate educator; from Montreal Canada, now living in South Florida. She is a Google Certified Innovator and Apple Distinguished Educator. With deep roots as a teacher and pedagogue, Tanya consults with schools to help plan and execute large scale deployments and professional development plans for digital citizenship, technology integration initiative and organizational development in schools. Tanya is currently the Director of Educational Technology at Grandview Preparatory School in Boca Raton, Florida.
What People are Saying
Tanya and Holly speak my language! The Google Infused Classroom is the perfect marriage of sound pedagogy and digital tools. This book is a must-have for any Google–using educator. Inside you will find practical ideas to perfectly infuse your class with quality strategies and the power of G Suite! –Kasey Bell, digital learning consultant at ShakeUpLearning.com
The Google Infused Classroom is a must-have resource for all classrooms ready to take digital learning to the next level. Holly and Tanya have created a unique book full of practical ideas and classroom examples that amplify student learning while beautifully combining good thinking with technology integration. –Lisa Highfill, co-author of The HyperDoc Handbook
This is THE book for teachers using tech right now. Read it if you’re past the “here’s how this tech works” phase and want to implement it effectively. Read it if you’re just starting with Google in the classroom and you want to do it right. Basically, read it! This book is the happy combination of sound pedagogy and powerful classroom tech that we need so much right now. –Matt Miller, author of Ditch That Textbook
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