Monday, February 22, 2016

NYC Metro Summit featuring Google for Edu and Certified Educators, Trainers & Innovators March 19


NYC Metro Summit Featuring Google for Education March 19, 2016


The Eleanor Roosevelt High School in cooperation with AppsEvents and LogicWing is proud to be hosting the first NYC Metro Google for Education Summit on March 19th (Saturday) with the Google EDU certification preparation bootcamp being offered as a whole day pre-summit course on Friday, March 18th.

The summit is a fantastic learning event to support classroom teachers, school leaders and school IT staff on leveraging Google Apps for Education tools to enhance and support 21st century learning.

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Check out some of the exciting things you can look forward to during the 1 day summit..

Customize your summit learning according to your experience or job role!
All AppsEvents summits have some specific learning pathways that goes beyond Google Apps for attendees who want to take deeper dives into specific subjects or job roles. Remember though that all sessions are ‘open access’ so attendees can choose individual sessions depending on their areas of interest and many choose last minute depending on the conversations they have on the day.

Beginner / Intermediate
Do you feel that you need more time to explore specific tools? Start your day on the right foot with our focused beginner/intermediate sessions. We have sessions on the core Google apps such as Docs and Drive, Sheets, creative ways of using Slides for a collaborative classroom, using Sites for digital portfolios, among others on using technology and Google tools for deeper learning, enhanced communication and productivity.

Advanced & More
Ready to level up? Come prepared with a basic knowledge of Google Forms and get ready to become a Forms and automation expert in Adam Schoenbart’s session, “How To Make Feedback Better & Easier”. Learn also how to build a user friendly database on Google Sites to view lesson plans using Autocrat and Awesome Tables. In this session, you will get a feel for designing and distributing curriculum templates as well as building a curriculum database for your organization.

If you are an educator, trainer, leader, or admin ` whatever your role, whatever your goals, there is a wide selection of sessions!

For a more comprehensive list of the various sessions, please visit https://nymetro2016.sched.org/.

International Hangout on Air: Demo Slams LIVE
Watch the infamous International HOA ~ Demo Slam Live ~ led and organized by Lee Webster from Bangkok, Thailand!

The Demo Slam sessions are a group of educators from around the world who get together once a month and compete against each other by doing a demo slam on any Google Product. The Slam is now sponsored by AppsEvents.

For more information, you can access or join the Demo Slam community through this link.  

We will also have a Demo Slam session for summit attendees where we encourage everyone to showcase a tip or trick that others will be able to use in 2 minutes or less. Slams can be pre-planned and expected to have been rehearsed/prepared. Learn more or submit your slam ideas here!

Early bird has been extended to March 4th ~ only $129 to enjoy all of these GREAT benefits!  Don't miss it!

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