This day is an opportunity for us all to move ahead in our transition to fully using Google Apps for Education as our primary tool for communication, collaboration and productivity.

By the end of this day every participant will:
  1. Login to Yarmouth Google
  2. Gain comfort using Google Mail
  3. Start or learn to edit a Google Site/Contact Page (templates are available)
  4. Manage Google Calendar(s)
  5. Know the timeline for transition (dates & expectations)
  • Wear your Yarmouth name tag if you have one
  • Bring your charged computer & charger (batteries will not be available for anyone who has a charger)
  • If you don't have a MacBook issued to you, you will pick one up at the YHS Lab on Friday at 7:30
  • Bring a water bottle
  • Be sure you are able to log in to you Google account before that day.
  • Bring personal headphones if you have them for online video tutorial

7:15 Coffee in YHS Cafeteria
7:45-8:00 Gather in YPAC

8:00-8:25 We will start the day with a Keynote presentation on the purpose of this transition in the YPAC.

8:30-10:00 The first session of the day will be an introduction to Yarmouth GMail. We will be in groups by school
YES and Rowe: Flex Room at YHS (near the Music Rooms)
HMS: Cafeteria with Microphone

10:00-10:15 Break

10:15-11:15 Session 2 (See Sessions Schedule)

11:15 Lunch will be provided for all in the YHS cafeteria

12:00-1:00 Session 3 (See Sessions Schedule)

1:00-1:15 Break

1:15-2:15 Session 4 (See Sessions Schedule)

2:30 Wrap up in YPAC

Important Dates

April 25, 2011 - Yarmouth School Department transitions from FirstClass to Google Apps for Education.

June 30, 2011 - Yarmouth FirstClass accounts will be shut down permanently

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