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

Building a Class Website that You'll Actually Use (And Your Students Want to Visit)

Session Description

It is possible! Come learn some beginner to advanced Google Sites skills and hacks to designing a successful classroom website. Simplify your daily workflow and open up some much needed communication between you, your students, and your parents.*
* your students' parents - unless you haven't talked to your mom in a while in which case you should probably give her a call


Session Resources

Session Schedule

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Session Presenter

Donnie Piercey
Fifth Grade Teacher
Fayette County Schools

Donnie Piercey works in a hybrid role as a fifth grade teacher and district technology integration specialist for Eminence Independent Schools in Kentucky. He is always trying to find new and innovative ways to incorporate technology across the curriculum in order to increase student learning and engagement. You can always check and see what his students are up to by visiting his classroom website, Donnie has run a 1:1 iPad, Chromebook, and Macbook classroom over the course of his twelve year teaching career. Donnie received a B.A. in Theology from Asbury University and got his Masters in Education from Auburn University (Montgomery). Donnie is also a Google for Education Certified Innovator, a Google for Education Certified Trainer, and the lead for the Google Earth Education Advisory Board (GEEAB) in North America. He currently lives in Lexington, Kentucky with his wife and two children.