Podcast PD: Google Forms, Failure-Free Failing and CBE

Helpful resources and new applications are constantly emerging in the teaching world that can shape your instructional practices, especially in a blended classroom. In this experiential course, you will listen to a podcast that discusses the topics of personalized learning and a growth mindset for your students, and then communicate your findings on the subject. You will have the opportunity to explore topics and resources about Google Forms, a classroom that embraces learning through failure-free failing, and competency-based education. This course is part of the Podcast PD series.

In this course, you will:

  • Discover the informal learning experience of listening to podcasts in a formalized course setting,
  • Explore growth mindset and possible classroom application,
  • Demonstrate the instructional affordances of Google Forms and possible classroom application,
  • Examine competency-based education and its benefits, and also the challenges associated with its implementation, and
  • Create artifacts and a lesson based on your findings.

SCECHs Granted


Who should take this course?


What grade level(s) does this course apply to?

Early Childhood
High School
Lower Elementary
Middle School
Upper Elementary

Course Vendor

Michigan Virtual