Texthelp Announces Teach for Google and Joins Google for Education Program

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Read&WriteGoogleThe first comprehensive professional development solution that helps educators increase student achievement using proven tools and strategies within the Google Apps for Education (GAFE) environment, Teach for Google is announced by Texthelp, a leader in language and literacy support software.
Teach for Google
Texthelp firstly, polled over 650 educators on what their two biggest needs are when it comes to effectively integrating Google Apps for Education in the classroom. Strategies and ideas they can immediately implement and short videos explaining specific features, was the response from over 60% respondents.
To successfully implement effective strategies in the classroom, Teach for Google offers a fast-growing library of short, easy-to-implement courses with “How-To” videos, strategy overviews, templates, checklists and more that provide all the tools necessary. It has been designed by top US education experts, with the everyday classroom in mind and based on evidence from research literature.
Jason Gibson said that Teach for Google equips educator with the effective instructional strategies to deliver through GAFE that will make a powerful impact and students achieve best when technology is combined with effective instructional practices.
As each course is focused on teaching strategies that can be used multiple times in multiple content areas and grade levels to increase engagement and achievement in the classroom, educators can earn a certificate of completion for each course they complete.
Google for Education
Texthelp is recognized as a company that excels in creating support technologies that integrate seamlessly with Google Apps for Education, as a member of Google’s new Global Partner Program.
Texthelp, currently has over 1.5 million educators and students using its Google Apps for Education (GAFE) extensions in the classroom, is the first Assistive Technology provider to be confirmed as a Google Partner. Read&Write for Google™, the most popular and fastest-growing assistive learning product in Texthelp’s history, is ideal for schools and colleges using GAFE.