• School Closings/Delays:

    Due to COVID-19, Oldham County Schools will be closed starting Monday, March 16. We hope to reopen on Monday, April 20, 2020. Child enrichment centers will also be closed during this time. NTI instruction will continue during this time, with the exception of Spring Break, which is March 30 - April 3.

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Google Certification

Google Certifications

There are many reasons why YOU should become a Google Certified Educator!

Check out the infographic by Kasey Bell to see how this certification can help you to grow professionally!

Join us in Summer 2020 for some in-person training opportunities to prepare for the exam!  Stay tuned for specific dates and times!


Google Certifications
Google Certified Educator - Level 1

Level 1:

The Level 1 Google Certified Educator status indicates that an educator can “successfully implement Google for Education into their teaching practice to enhance teaching and learning.”

This certification is for educators with a basic understanding of the core features of G Suite as well as an understanding of how to meaningfully use technology in the classroom.  

Google Certified Educator - Level 2

Level 2:

The Level 2 Google Certified Educator status indicates  “indicates that an educator can successfully integrate a wider range of Google for Education tools and other technologies to transform their teaching practice.”

This is for educators with a deeper understanding of G Suite and advanced technology integration skills.

(Note: Level 1 status is NOT a prerequisite for Level 2. You can skip Level 1 if you want, but it is not recommended.)

Google Certified Trainer

Certified Trainer:

Whether you are a school’s go-to technologist, a stellar classroom teacher or an enterprising consultant, Certified Trainers are passionate about helping educators transform classrooms with technology.

By receiving this certification, Google's hope is that you will grow as a trainer by learning and building upon your abilities to create and deliver training plans. 

Certified Innovator

Certified Innovator: 

Certified Innovators are ambassadors for change who empower other educators and students through a thriving innovation culture within their own classrooms, schools, and organizations. Innovation occurs at all levels in the school system, so Google welcomes applicants from all roles: classroom teachers to superintendents.

As participants in a community of educators working together to improve schools, Innovators will transform the organizations they’re serving, advocate for change, and grow their own capacity as thought leaders.

* Please contact Dr. Angie White, Director of Instructional Technology, for a voucher code to waive the fee of the exam for level 1 and 2.