Google Educator Programs
If you are interested in becoming an official Google Educator, an Authorized Google Education Trainer, or a Google Certified Teacher, then this session is for you. Join Monica Martinez, Authorized Google Education Trainer and Administrator, as she shares information on these three programs and on how to best prepare yourself to be successful. Resources, tips, and next steps will be shared.
Advanced Google Apps Tips and Tricks
Become a "Google Power User" by learning some advanced tips. During this session we'll cover Drive settings, custom generating QR Codes in Spreadsheets, comments and bookmarks in Docs, labs and settings in GMail and Calendar, and some tricks in Sites.
Become a Power Searcher
In a world with so much information on the Web, information literacy is more critical than ever. Join us as we share best practices and tools for becoming power searchers. Search operators, advanced search techniques, search tools, Google’s custom search engine and more will be covered. Google Chrome search tips and tricks as well as extensions for more efficient searching will be covered.
Get Your Google On: Google A - Z
There's more to Google than just Google search. In fact, there is a Google tool for every letter in the alphabet. Join me in this fast-paced session as I share more great free Google resources like Google Art Projects, Drive Apps, Google Custom Search Engine, Google Channels, Teach Parents Tech, Chrome must-have plug-ins, and so many more. Attendees will walk away with an extensive list of tools that are easy to set up and use in your classrooms today.
Leverage the Power of YouTube
With 48 hours of content uploaded every minute, YouTube has become an invaluable addition to any classroom. During this session we will explore how YouTube works, locate YouTube EDU channels, and implement the use of Chrome extensions that take the fear out of showing videos. Learn how to edit your videos with YouTube's amazing editing features and create your own YouTube channel for your classroom or for professional development. Combine video with Google Drive apps for note taking, Forms to survey, and Sites to personalize and differentiate instruction. YouTube is your power tool for learning.
Embracing the Awesomeness of Google Chrome
Chrome is a fast, simple, and secure web browser, built for the modern web. During this session we will highlight tips and tricks of Chrome, tabs, bookmarks, extensions and more. Whether you're new to Chrome or looking to take full advantage of your browser, this session will offer something for everyone. Come discover the awesomeness of Google Chrome.
INSPIRE. SHARE. EMPOWER. MOVE. Change the World
After two days of resources, ideas, and inspiration, feeling blissfully overwhelmed is an understatement. Where do you go from here? What?s the next step? Join us as we embark on this journey together.