Being a LifEDGuard

Teachers Coaching Teachers to learn best practice with Google tools



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Welcome back! The staff at TeamEureka invites you to join us again for a day of l
earning and sharing best practices with veterans of Google Apps for Education (GAFE) and Chromebook 1:1 implementation, along with teachers in the trenches making it happen in their classrooms everyday.

Following the feedback from last years attendees, this year you can select from a variety of both 2-hour workshop sessions, so you can really 'get'r done' with some guided hands-on time, and numerous shorter informational sessions, geared to expose you to more great ideas for your classroom.
We are also looking forward to showcasing some local tech talent from across the state.


Intended Takeaways

  • Increase your practical knowledge for using 
    Google Suite of tools in your daily work-flow.
  • Learn to build and create resources collaboratively.
  • Customize your teaching resources.
  • Add experts to your Learning Network.
  • Use workshop time to prepare your digital content


    Last year we arrived at the tipping point and now it's time to take the plunge in building and coaching your team. We experienced the 'Shirtless Dancing Guy' and just how important the first follower truly is in building the movement. Now, in 2015, we must all become those first followers and coaches for our team. Our role is guiding and encouraging our fellow educators in transitioning to best practices for implementing technology tools effectively in instructional practice. Come collaborate with other Google coaches to develop the skills and ideas needed to be an effective technology coach for the future success of all of our students.

    Join us for a day of learning and sharing best practices with veterans of Google Apps for Education (GAFE) and Chromebook 1:1 implementation.  Whether you've been using GAFE for some time, or are just starting out, this Google Gathering will allow you to leave the day feeling more confident to engage your students and successfully integrate technology into your daily classroom routine.  Bring your team, and come prepared with all your devices for learning. Pick from the sessions to match your needs as we all engage in a high energy day to learn from one another!

Who Should Attend:

    This event is aimed at invigorating your entire school culture. To do this, we invite you to bring staff members from throughout your campus. Sessions have been developed for special education teachers and students, along with administrators and support staff in mind. All will find these workshops informative as they plan to communicate, collaborate and organize district resources with staff and the community at large. Google Apps suite of tools is also useful for member of the business community.

    You will be asked to have either an organizational Google Apps EDU, or public Google-Gmail account so you can use the tools being explored.