Technology is a wonderful tool, but it can also consume our lives. In this session we will explore Googley tools as well as other tech resources (for ourselves and our students) to help monitor and manage the time we spend using technology, as well as how we can use technology to increase mindfulness and promote better mental, emotional, and physical health.
Eric has been in education for 28 years, and currently serves as a Technology Integration Specialist for SPARCC in Canton, Ohio where he oversees Google Apps for Education implementation, training, and support, as well as other technology integration initiatives. Eric is an authorized Google Education Trainer and Innovator, and provides Google Apps training to schools, organizations, and conferences throughout Ohio and across the country. He is a co-leader of the Ohio Google Educator Group at bit.ly/gegohio and runs the award-winning blog www.ControlAltAchieve.com where all of his Google Apps and edtech resources can be found.