Google Search: Advanced, Specialized, and Custom

The Search segment will focus on things such as being able to locate timely relevant research (when needed for research-based decision making), discovering news about the school, and having updates on important topics come to you (as a way to save precious time).

The Crib Sheets:

Web Search
Specialized Search (Killer Research Tools)
Multimedia Search (Time Permitting)
More Search Tools for Educators

Activity (Time Permitting): Create a Custom Search Engine for Your Site

With a small group, choose a topic to research - preferably something relevant to your staff or students.
Create a custom search engine focused on the topic.
Use the other specialized search tools above to locate quality resources related to the topic.
Populate the custom search engine with the quality resources you find.
Share the custom search engine with the Lead Learner. A link to each CSE will be added below.

Google Teacher Academy Resources from Googler Dan Russel:

Google Presentation

Things to Check Out Later:

Google Presentation

More helpful videos:

Google Learning Institute* Resources from Google Certified Teachers:


*Note: The Google Workshop for Educators was previously called the Google Learning Institute.