How to Conduct Advanced Google Searches

Published On: January 18th, 2017·By ·

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These tips for teachers take your Google searches to the next level. Take a look at this 3-minute video, and master advanced Google searches today.

How to Conduct Advanced Google SearchesWatch as SimpleK12's subject-matter expert Monica Burns shares how to make the most out of your searching with advanced Google searches.

Monica covers how to go beyond Google's basic search results to help you narrow down your results, and find exactly what you're looking for. She covers how to search for different keywords (or avoid them), find specific file types, focus on a specific time range, or even search in a different language.

SimpleK12 offers dozens of training sessions on Google, specifically designed for educators and taught by subject-matter experts. For more from SimpleK12 on Google, take a look at these offerings:

  • Simple Google Search Tips and Tricks to Save You Time and Frustration. When you or your students search for information on the Internet, are you overwhelmed by the number of search results you get? Do you sometimes have to wade through countless irrelevant results looking for the information you need? Watch and discover several simple Google search tips and tricks that can save you time and frustration.
  • Google Guru: 20 Hidden Google Tricks for Schools and Classrooms. Do you think you know everything about Google apps? Not so fast — there's likely more to Google than you think. In this training session, explore some of the most overlooked Google tricks and apps that administrators, teachers, and students can use. Learn how you can become a guru of advanced searches, document shortcuts, email organization, video editing, and more.
  • Did You Know Google Could Do That? You may already be aware that Google is an amazing search tool, but do you know that it can be used in so many other amazing ways? In this session, explore a variety of Google tricks that can be used for time management, interesting calculations, work efficiency, and just plain fun.

After completing these Google training sessions, you'll be showing off your new skills to all of your colleagues and friends.

What's your favorite way to integrate Google in your classroom? Share your thoughts in a comment on this article.

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About Our “Advanced Google Searches” Presenter
Monica Burns is an Education Consultant, EdTech Blogger, and Apple Distinguished Educator. Monica works with teachers to make technology integration exciting and accessible at all grade levels. She has conducted well over 40 unique training sessions for SimpleK12, click here to take a look at more videos from Monica.

About the Author
Kimber Thompson is a Lead Moderator for SimpleK12 webinars and a Contributing Editor for She writes frequently about education topics, and is passionate about tools and techniques that inspire young learners. You may reach her with ideas and comments at

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