Monday, January 24, 2022

Prep for Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam: Google Scholar

 

The Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam has gone through some changes recently. In the past, it was 20 questions multiple choice and 11 performance tasks. The current iteration is 35 multiple choice questions based off of scenarios. Questions will ask you to choose between 1-5 correct answers. These questions require you to be familiar with the features and functionality of each Google Workspace for Education App. 

For Scholar, you need to be familiar with the following features and functionality.
- Know how to save links to My Library
- Use Cite Tool for different citation styles
- Filter search results by date
- Know how to find similar articles via Related Articles function
- Know the difference in quality of search results as opposed to a traditional Google Search

Click here to go through some Scholar Practice Scenarios on Quizizz Lessons. These scenarios are NOT the same as the test, but similar. If you understand the skills demonstrated in the videos and can answer my checking for understanding questions, you will be prepared for the Scholar portions of the Level 2 Exam.

Sunday, January 23, 2022

Prep for Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam: Google Photos

 

The Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam has gone through some changes recently. In the past, it was 20 questions multiple choice and 11 performance tasks. The current iteration is 35 multiple choice questions based off of scenarios. Questions will ask you to choose between 1-5 correct answers. These questions require you to be familiar with the features and functionality of each Google Workspace for Education App. 

For Photos, you need to be familiar with the following features and functionality.
- Know how to upload images to Google Photos
- Know how to share individual images
- Know how to create albums and shared albums
- Know how to share links to images and albums

Click here to go through some Photos Practice Scenarios on Quizizz Lessons. These scenarios are NOT the same as the test, but similar. If you understand the skills demonstrated in the videos and can answer my checking for understanding questions, you will be prepared for the Photos portions of the Level 2 Exam.

Friday, January 21, 2022

Prep for Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam: Google Meet

 

The Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam has gone through some changes recently. In the past, it was 20 questions multiple choice and 11 performance tasks. The current iteration is 35 multiple choice questions based off of scenarios. Questions will ask you to choose between 1-5 correct answers. These questions require you to be familiar with the features and functionality of each Google Workspace for Education App. 

For Meet, you need to be familiar with the following features and functionality.
- Know what a Mystery Video Call is and how to use Meet to facilitate
- Know how to use Meet to bring in guest speakers to your class

Click here to go through some Meet Practice Scenarios on Quizizz Lessons. These scenarios are NOT the same as the test, but similar. If you understand the skills demonstrated in the videos and can answer my checking for understanding questions, you will be prepared for the Meet portions of the Level 2 Exam.

Thursday, January 20, 2022

Prep for Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam: Google Keep

The Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam has gone through some changes recently. In the past, it was 20 questions multiple choice and 11 performance tasks. The current iteration is 35 multiple choice questions based off of scenarios. Questions will ask you to choose between 1-5 correct answers. These questions require you to be familiar with the features and functionality of each Google Workspace for Education App. 

For Keep, you need to be familiar with the following features and functionality.
- Know how to archive a note and what it means to archive a note
- Be familiar with the process of adding a note to a label, color coding and pinning
- Know how to set both time-based and location-based reminders
- Know how to do a drawing note and how to add an image to a note

Click here to go through some Keep Practice Scenarios on Quizizz Lessons. These scenarios are NOT the same as the test, but similar. If you understand the skills demonstrated in the videos and can answer my checking for understanding questions, you will be prepared for the Keep portions of the Level 2 Exam.

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Prep for Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam: Jamboard

 

The Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam has gone through some changes recently. In the past, it was 20 questions multiple choice and 11 performance tasks. The current iteration is 35 multiple choice questions based off of scenarios. Questions will ask you to choose between 1-5 correct answers. These questions require you to be familiar with the features and functionality of each Google Workspace for Education App. 

For Jamboard, you need to be familiar with the following features and functionality.
- Know how to add frames
- Add sticky notes to a frame and change the colors
- Know how to use the different annotation tools such as marker, brush and eraser

Click here to go through some Jamboard Practice Scenarios on Quizizz Lessons. These scenarios are NOT the same as the test, but similar. If you understand the skills demonstrated in the videos and can answer my checking for understanding questions, you will be prepared for the Jamboard portions of the Level 2 Exam.

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Prep for Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam: Google Groups

 


The Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam has gone through some changes recently. In the past, it was 20 questions multiple choice and 11 performance tasks. The current iteration is 35 multiple choice questions based off of scenarios. Questions will ask you to choose between 1-5 correct answers. These questions require you to be familiar with the features and functionality of each Google Workspace for Education App. 

For Groups, you need to be familiar with the following features and functionality.
- How Groups could be used to run a political campaign to facilitate easy communication
- How Groups could be used to manage requests as part of a helpline or club

Click here to go through some Groups Practice Scenarios on Quizizz Lessons. These scenarios are NOT the same as the test, but similar. If you understand the skills demonstrated in the videos and can answer my checking for understanding questions, you will be prepared for the Groups portions of the Level 2 Exam.

Friday, January 14, 2022

Prep for Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam: Google Drawings

 

The Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam has gone through some changes recently. In the past, it was 20 questions multiple choice and 11 performance tasks. The current iteration is 35 multiple choice questions based off of scenarios. Questions will ask you to choose between 1-5 correct answers. These questions require you to be familiar with the features and functionality of each Google Workspace for Education App. 

For Drawings, you need to be familiar with the following features and functionality.
- Ways to use shapes, etc. to create diagrams and flowcharts
- Ways you can use to graphically design logos and images for posters

Click here to go through some Drawings Practice Scenarios on Quizizz Lessons. These scenarios are NOT the same as the test, but similar. If you understand the skills demonstrated in the videos and can answer my checking for understanding questions, you will be prepared for the Drawings portions of the Level 2 Exam.

Prep for Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam: Google Earth

 

The Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam has gone through some changes recently. In the past, it was 20 questions multiple choice and 11 performance tasks. The current iteration is 35 multiple choice questions based off of scenarios. Questions will ask you to choose between 1-5 correct answers. These questions require you to be familiar with the features and functionality of each Google Workspace for Education App. 

For Earth, you need to be familiar with the following features and functionality.
- How to view satellite imagery of the planet
- How to explore a city in 3D
- See the details and compare terrain and elevation

Click here to go through some Earth Practice Scenarios on Quizizz Lessons. These scenarios are NOT the same as the test, but similar. If you understand the skills demonstrated in the videos and can answer my checking for understanding questions, you will be prepared for the Earth portions of the Level 2 Exam.

Tuesday, January 11, 2022

Prep for Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam: Google Docs

 

The Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam has gone through some changes recently. In the past, it was 20 questions multiple choice and 11 performance tasks. The current iteration is 35 multiple choice questions based off of scenarios. Questions will ask you to choose between 1-5 correct answers. These questions require you to be familiar with the features and functionality of each Google Workspace for Education App. 

For Docs, you need to be familiar with the following features and functionality.
- The various functionalities of Smart Chips and how to insert them
- How to insert a direct comment to a collaborator
- Explore tool 
- Translate tool
- Smart Compose: what is and how to enable
- Different files types to which you can download a Doc
- What a Hyperdoc is

Click here to go through some Docs Practice Scenarios on Quizizz Lessons. These scenarios are NOT the same as the test, but similar. If you understand the skills demonstrated in the videos and can answer my checking for understanding questions, you will be prepared for the Docs portions of the Level 2 Exam.

Monday, January 10, 2022

Prep for Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam: Google Chrome

 

The Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam has gone through some changes recently. In the past, it was 20 questions multiple choice and 11 performance tasks. The current iteration is 35 multiple choice questions based off of scenarios. Questions will ask you to choose between 1-5 correct answers. These questions require you to be familiar with the features and functionality of each Google Workspace for Education App. 

For Chrome, you need to be familiar with the following features and functionality.
- How to use Omnibox as a calculator
- How to use Omnibox to set timers
- How to use a dictionary
- Pin Chrome tabs
- Create and add Chrome tabs to groups
- How to mute a site on a Chrome tab
- How to bookmark a Chrome tab

Click here to go through some Chrome Practice Scenarios on Quizizz Lessons. These scenarios are NOT the same as the test, but similar. If you understand the skills demonstrated in the videos and can answer my checking for understanding questions, you will be prepared for the Chrome portions of the Level 2 Exam.

Thursday, January 6, 2022

Prep for Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam: Google Arts and Culture


 

The Google Certified Educator Level 2 Exam has gone through some changes recently. In the past, it was 20 questions multiple choice and 11 performance tasks. The current iteration is 35 multiple choice questions based off of scenarios. Questions will ask you to choose between 1-5 correct answers. These questions require you to be familiar with the features and functionality of each Google Workspace for Education App. 

For Arts and Culture, you need to be familiar with the following features and functionality.
- Navigate the site and be familiar with the available games
- Navigate the site to view images of important cultural artifacts
- Take 360 tours of museums and landmarks

Click here to go through some Arts and Culture Practice Scenarios on Quizizz Lessons. These scenarios are NOT the same as the test, but similar. If you understand the skills demonstrated in the videos and can answer my checking for understanding questions, you will be prepared for the Philosophy portions of the Level 2 Exam.

Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Prep for Google Certified Educator Level 1 Exam: Philosophy Scenarios

 


The Google Certified Educator Level 1 Exam has gone through some changes recently. In the past, it was 20 questions multiple choice and 11 performance tasks. The current iteration is 35 multiple choice questions based off of scenarios. Questions will ask you to choose between 1-5 correct answers. These questions require you to be familiar with the features and functionality of each Google Workspace for Education App. 

For Philosophy, you need to be familiar with the following features and functionality.

- Digital vs. Traditional/textbook activities
- Benefits of digital tools in your classroom
- Examples of digital activities
- Importance of teaching digital citizenship
- Importance of growing a Personal Learning Network
- Digital tools to help with differentiation of instruction

Click here to go through some Philosophy Practice Scenarios on Quizizz Lessons. These scenarios are NOT the same as the test, but similar. If you understand the skills demonstrated in the videos and can answer my checking for understanding questions, you will be prepared for the Philosophy portions of the Level 1 Exam.


Monday, January 3, 2022

Prep for Google Certified Educator Level 1 Exam: Google Calendar

 

The Google Certified Educator Level 1 Exam has gone through some changes recently. In the past, it was 20 questions multiple choice and 11 performance tasks. The current iteration is 35 multiple choice questions based off of scenarios. Questions will ask you to choose between 1-5 correct answers. These questions require you to be familiar with the features and functionality of each Google Workspace for Education App. 

For Google Calendar, you need to be familiar with the following features and functionality.

- All the different methods of creating an event
- The More Options (Three Dots) capabilities

Click here to go through some Google Calendar Practice Scenarios on Quizizz Lessons. These scenarios are NOT the same as the test, but similar. If you understand the skills demonstrated in the videos and can answer my checking for understanding questions, you will be prepared for the Google Calendar portions of the Level 1 Exam.

Prep for Google Certified Educator Level 1 Exam: Google Sites


 

The Google Certified Educator Level 1 Exam has gone through some changes recently. In the past, it was 20 questions multiple choice and 11 performance tasks. The current iteration is 35 multiple choice questions based off of scenarios. Questions will ask you to choose between 1-5 correct answers. These questions require you to be familiar with the features and functionality of each Google Workspace for Education App. 

For Google Sites, you need to be familiar with the following features and functionality.

- Customize the look and feel of your Site
- Change fonts, look of the menu, look of the navigation, theme
- The various ways in which you can create a new Site

Click here to go through some Google Sites Practice Scenarios on Quizizz Lessons. These scenarios are NOT the same as the test, but similar. If you understand the skills demonstrated in the videos and can answer my checking for understanding questions, you will be prepared for the Google sites portions of the Level 1 Exam.