The rapid growth of G Suite for Education, Chromebooks and Google Classroom is astounding. It is estimated that by 2020, over 110 million students will be using G Suite for Education. There is a great need for teachers support these products. Google Certified Teachers have the knowledge, experience, and credentials to become classroom experts with Google tools.
Every school needs a classroom technology leader who can demonstrate the tremendous power of Google Apps and Chromebook and support the use of these tools.
Earning a Google Teacher Certification will provide you with deep product knowledge, training experience, and a supportive national community that will help YOU inspire the staff and students at your school.
Not every school has the resources for a full time Instructional Technology Specialist however every school has a need to support and maintain classroom technology. When you earn your Google Teacher Certification you will be highly qualified to serve as consultants to help schools implement and use technology effectively.
As a Google Education Trainer your name will be added to the GET directory where schools can search for a local Google expert.
As the use of classroom technology increases, the need for highly experienced, innovative educators who can support and demonstrate the effective use of technology in the classroom will also increase.
The role of “instructional technologist”, “Media specialist” or “technology coach” is a growing area of employment. Competition for such positions is high. Being able to say that you have a Google Teacher Certification can be a great resume booster and provide you with a credential that few others have.