Workshop to train the trainers on Google Classroom Environment

The second part of the Training of Trainers (ToT) workshop intended for upgrading the professional skills of the lecturers of the Academy of Civil Service under the President of Turkmenistan (AoCS) on online teaching methods was organized by the European Union funded project “Support for Public Administration Capacity Building in Turkmenistan” to present the Google Classroom Environment. The workshop was conducted in the conference hall of the AoCS with the online participation of the project international expert and trainer Mr. Klemen Belhar.

Mr. Klemen Belhar presented the Google Classroom Environment with a detailed explanation of Virtual classrooms, defining its facilities, prospects and advantages. The expert described the Flipped Classrooms as a future teaching method, mentioning the advantages and disadvantages of flipping and compared the traditional teaching methods with a flipped model. Demonstration of Google tools, the features of Google Jumboard, google classroom and other Google applications raised a great interest among the participants. These tools are foreseen to enable the teachers to communicate with students at any time online.

At the end of the workshop Mr. Klemen Belhar instructed the participants to familiarize themselves with the online courses, which he prepared for them in the Google classroom and answer to the quiz questions. The results of the interactive task will be discussed in the next session of the ToT workshop.

For more information, please contact: Saida Rovshenova – Communication and Visibility expert, e-mail: imamowna@gmail.com.