We invite you to join us for the first annual EdTechTeam Pennsylvania Summit featuring Google for Education
to be held at Temple University
in Philadelphia on March 1 & 2, 2014. This high intensity two day event focuses on deploying, integrating, and using Google Apps for Education and other Google Tools to promote student learning in K-12 and higher education. The program features Google Certified Teachers, Google Apps for Education Certified Trainers, practicing administrators, solution providers, Google engineers, and representatives from the Google education teams.
a Breaking the Code pre-summit workshop to help teachers in urban classrooms ignite STEM interest in their students
This particular summit also includes a special Culture and Cognition strand and
The summit is a substantial opportunity for educators from high-poverty schools to receive world-class professional development. Participants learn new ways to ensure that all children have a fair, equal, and significant opportunity to obtain a high-quality education using the tools and resources freely available online. This summit has a special focus on closing the achievement gap between high- and low-performing children, especially the achievement gaps between minority and nonminority students, and between disadvantaged children and their more advantaged peers. These goals are in close alignment with the purpose of Google Apps for Education, and Google's broader mission to organize the world's information, and make it universally accessible and useful.
Register now to send teachers, administrators, tech directors, library media specialists, tech support staff, CTOs, and anyone who is interested in finding out more about leveraging Google Apps for Education to support student learning.
Sessions include two keynote presentations, a demo slam competition, and a closing capstone session - plus two full days of informative breakouts, cutting-edge demonstrations, and hands-on workshops led by experienced and knowledgeable professional developers.
- Deployment & Management of Google Apps
- Google Apps Scripts
- Google Apps for Education Certification
- Chromebooks in Education
- YouTube for Schools
- Google Docs, Google Sites, Google Calendar, Gmail power tips, and... even more!
All presenters are Google Certified Teachers, Google Apps for Education Certified Trainers, Google Employees, or teachers with local success stories!
Open to attendees from around the globe, this summit offers unique and cost-effective advantages for all participants: