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We invite you to join us for the second annual Google in Education California Summit to be held at Sequoia High School in Silicon Valley on July 13 & 14, 2013. 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.  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. Admin Strand Administrators and Leaders, make sure to check out the sessions geared towards leaders in Room "Admin Strand" or by searching titles with the #goodforadministrators tag. Make and Take Many presenters will be offering a "make and take" work session directly after their session. Follow up with some Q & A, work time and opportunity to create a project based on the session. Office Hours Many of the presenters will be hanging out in our Office Hours in Room (TBD) to answer your questions or help you with a project. 

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Saturday, July 13 • 10:00am - 11:00am
Want to get any kids excited about learning? Try TRICK and APPS, the KEYS to engagement

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Google Apps is flourishing in the education world.  It has come a long way since Esther Wojcicki and a small group of dedicated educators brought the tools together for schools in 2006. Today millions of students worldwide are using what has now become Google Apps for Education. Recently, Google Apps use in schools has exploded because school leaders recognize the transformative power of cloud-based work and sharing. An entire ecosystem is evolving around Google Apps for Education. Tools like Hapara’s Teacher Dashboard and the newly education focused Google Play are making it possible for educators to do things that simply were not possible before.  In this presentation, Esther will share her experience of convincing Google to provide Apps for education for free to schools around the world, and how she uses Google Apps to TRICK her students. TRICK is Esther’s acronym for trust, respect, independence, collaboration and kindness.

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Esther Wojcicki

V. Chair of Board of Directors, Creative Commons
For the past thirty years, I have been teaching at Palo Alto High School during which time I am happy to say, I founded what is now the largest scholastic journalism program involving 500+ kids, five other teachers, and six publications. It has been very rewarding for me to see how... Read More →

Saturday July 13, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
A- Carrington Theater

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