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Google in Education Summit
Friday, Oct. 24th, 8am to Saturday, Oct. 25th, 4:30pm
Thompson Rivers University
We invite you to join us for the second annual EdTechTeam Kamloops Summit featuring Google for Education to be held at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops, British Columbia on October 24 & 25, 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.
Early bird rate runs until Oct 1 and is $249 for the 2 day event. There are also discounts for groups of 5, 10, and more. Please also check out the full day, intensive pre-summit events being offered on Oct. 23 at HGEC (for an additional registration fee).
If you have already been using Google Apps in your classroom and have a success story to share, please consider doing a presentation about your experience, your favourite Google App, etc. Presenters receive complimentary registration for the 2 day event. If you are interested in putting in a presentation proposal, please fill out this form: http://goo.gl/qrGiXc with your session information, bio, etc. by Oct. 1.
Do you suffer from PTSD?
Many people joined Twitter to follow news, updates, etc. and to connect with other educators during the strike. Now that we are back at work you may be suffering from "Post Twitter Stress Disorder"! Let's continue to use Twitter as a great tool for positive connection and collaboration!
#SD73share to the rescue!
Please use the #sd73share hashtag in professional Tweets! Using a common hashtag helps make it easier for others to find terrific Tweets from SD73 educators, staff and classrooms.
Share ideas, resources, suggestions, questions, and celebrations! Learn from and with others in the SD73 community!