Great Plains Summit: July 16th to 17th, 2020

Google Hacks for the Educator

Session Description

During this session, we will bounce around to different Google Apps like Gmail, Calendar, Chrome, Docs, Drive and others to try specific tips and strategies that will give you time back. Come pick up a lot of learning nuggets in a short amount of time! (Note: this session is aimed at uses of Google Apps on a Chromebook or Laptop)
Level: Beginner, Intermediate


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Session Schedule

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Session Presenter

Chad Kafka
Technology Integration Specialist
Franklin Public Schools, Wisconsin

Chad Kafka works as a Technology Integration Specialist for Franklin Public Schools near Milwaukee, Wisconsin where he plans with teachers and coaches them around best practices and uses for technology in the classroom. In Franklin, Chad is part of the "tech team" that oversees the 1:1 Chromebook program for grades 5-12. Chad has spoken at a variety of state/national conferences and worked with organizations and districts to put on sessions centered around Google Apps. Chad is proud to be part of the Google Education Trainer, Google Certified Teacher and Apple Distinguished Educator programs. Chad hopes he can challenge you to think about how you use technology with your students to drive learning forward. You can learn more about Chad or follow him at

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