At least 13 teachers, staff and administrators obtained their Google Certification during our latest Google Bootcamp. The bootcamp took place April 15 and 16 at the Alisal Family Resource Center and was attended by 25 educators. It was led by Ari Flewelling, staff Development Specialist for the Department of Innovation and Learner Engagement with Riverside Unified School District.
It was the eight Google Bootcamp that has been held at Alisal USD in the last two years.T
We now have 119 educators throughout the Alisal Union School District who are Google Certified. Plus, we have at least four Google Certified Innovators, educators who have been accepted to specialized training to complete cutting edge projects in the classroom. These are strong numbers that reflect the Alisal USD commitment to incorporating technology in the classroom and ensure our students are readies for the demands of the modern world.
Ms. Flewelling has eight years of experience in education and specializes in pedagogy-first technology integration to enhance practices and student achievement. Her passion is inspiring others to share their stories and skills through technology. In everything she does, she advocates for equity in education and educational technology.
Congratulations to all newly minted Google Certified Educators. We know how hard it is to pass those three-hour long tests!