Google Tips & Tricks 1 - New Year, New Gmail Resolutions! See how to keep organized, save time, and accomplish more!

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Facilitator: Janet Bell
Date:September 14, 2021
Time:4:00 pm to 5:00 pm MDT
$20.00 (CAD)
Location: Virtual
Session Code: 22-TI-026
Focus: Technology Integration

Target Audience

Teachers, Inclusive Learning Teachers, Learning Coaches, Instructional Coaches, Educational/Instructional Assistants, Support Staff, School-based Administrators, District Leaders/Consultants, Specialists who work directly with students

About this Learning Opportunity

Keep on top of your Gmail with these tips. We'll set up your Gmail to suit the way YOU use it, learn about features such as Schedule Send, Snooze, and add ons such as Bitmoji. We'll get some templates ready to go to save time down the road sending out similar emails, and archive old emails to reduce the clutter. We’ll create filters and labels to automate sorting, and see how to file mail appropriately so you can rejig a messy Inbox and be ready for whatever arrives in the months ahead. Want more? Recent updates to Gmail include better integration with other Google tools, such as Chat and more!

This session addresses the LQS competencies

  • #2: Modeling Commitment to Professional Learning
  • #4: Leading a Learning Community
  • #6: Providing Instructional Leadership
  • #7: Developing Leadership Capacity

This session addresses the TQS competencies

  • #2: Engaging in Career-Long Learning
  • #3: Demonstrating a Professional Body of Knowledge

This learning opportunity is being subsidized through funding from Alberta Education.

About the Facilitator

An English teacher originally, Janet's career evolved over the years from classroom teacher to consultant, co-leading edtech integration across the province as a member  of the and ARPDC provincial teams, to school and district leadership as a Department Head at Lillian Osborne High School and a TIPS (Technology Integration and Planning Supports) Consultant with Edmonton Public Schools. A Google Certified Trainer and SMART Certified Trainer, these days Janet brings both vision and practical strategies to help support your integration of G Suite and SMART Learning Suite, reputable third-party applications, makerspaces, digital citizenship and more, within today's emergent and shifting learning spaces. In her spare time, she enjoys the four generations of her family.