Today, Google announced the launch of a new MOOC – Massive Open Online Course – titled Power Searching With Google. The course will contain six 50 minute sessions and activities to try out the things that are taught in the course. Upon completion of the course you will be able to get a certificate of completion (presumably suitable for printing at home and putting on your refrigerator). The course begins on July 10. Registration is open now.
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If you’re familiar with advanced Google search tools, you can handle all of Dan Russell’s search challenges, and you’re ready to take the next step toward being a power searcher, take this new course. And even if you’re not up to speed with all of the advanced search tools in Google, this MOOC could help you too. Take the course this summer and pass on your new search skills to your students in the fall.