NDSU Distance & Continuing Education (DCE)

Bringing Education to You

Course Descriptions

Google Certified Educator, Level 1

EDUC 2000

This course is for Pre-K-12 teachers who participate in the Google Certified Educator Level 1 course and successfully pass the course exam. Teachers will learn about tools available in the G Suite for Education suite.  A variety of applications will be presented to educators; participants will complete the units and reflect upon them through blog posts.


  1. Participants will gain experience as learners in an online, asynchronous, self-paced learning environment.
  2. Participants will learn about and complete work using the G Suite for Education web tools.
  3. Participants will learn about how to:
    1. Engage in professional growth and leadership.
    2. Increase efficiency and save time.
    3. Facilitate and inspire student learning and creativity.

Required Student Resources:

  • Computer with high-speed Internet connection and webcam
  • Google Chrome web browser
  • A Google account