Workshops

We have sessions geared for beginners, intermediate users, and experts. We also focus sessions on tools for teachers, administrators, and technology staff.

Click here for a map of Westview High School.


Workshop One (9:45 - 11:00 a.m.)
Spreadsheet Magic Assessments
Presenter: Timothy Welch
Level: Intermediate
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides
Location: N227
Getting Started with Google Apps for Education
Presenter: Melissa Garner
Level: Intermediate
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Drive, Google Plus, Google Plus Hangouts, Sites
Location: N218
Tricking Your Ride with Chrome
Presenter: Cindy Etherton
Level: Beginner
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Chrome browser
Location: N127
Google Forms + Scripts = Bacon
Presenter: Tim Chase
Level: Intermediate
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Scripts
Location: N126
Google Docs in the Classroom
Presenter: Lisa Schmidt
Level: Beginner
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides
Location: N225 and Google Hangout

Google+QR+IPads = Relative Content Reading 
Presenter: Laura Nickerson
Level: Intermediate
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides, goo.gl
 Location: N115 and Google Hangout
Join the Hangout : LINK
Trouble?  Watch on Youtube: LINK
How Google Calendar Saved My Job
Presenter: Michelle Doring
Level: Beginner
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Calendar
Location: N129
We Don't Run with Pencils!  Google Forms for Assessment
Presenter: Matt Head
Level: Intermediate
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Forms
Location: N217
Still Frenemies
Presenter: Jeremy Macdonald
Level: All Users
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Calendar, Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Drive, Talk or Voice
Location: N116
Engaging Student Writers Using Google Docs and Scripts
Presenter: Virginia Petitt
Level: Intermediate
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Drive
Location: N117
Grading with Flubaroo
Presenter: Shelley Frey
Level: Beginner
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Forms
Location: N113
Using Google Draw in the Classroom
Presenter: Ryan Hoxie
Level: All Users
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Draw
Location: N215
Chromebook Management
Presenter: Ben Mabbott
Level: Intermediate
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Admin Console
Location: N213

Google Sites Goodies
Presenter: Steve Oliver
Level: Intermediate
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Drive, Sites
Location: N226
Going Google: A Guided Approach
Presenter: Sean Williams
Level: Advanced
Audience: Technology Staff
Google Tool: Control Panel
Location: N216

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Lightning Round One (11:30 a.m. - noon)
Call Me, Maybe?
Presenter: Tim Chase
Level: All Users
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Talk or Voice
Location: N126
Using Video to Enhance Lessons
Presenter: Matt Head
Level: All Users
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Google Plus Hangouts, YouTube or Video
Location: N217
Get the Quick on the Google Chromebook
Presenter: Steve Prull
Level: All Users
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, Slides, Chromebook
Location: N125
Google Plus for Photos
Presenter: Timothy Welch
Level: Beginner
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Google Plus, Sites, Docs
Location: N227

Designing Forms with Autocrat in Mind
Presenter: Melissa Garner
Level: All Users
Audience: Intermediate
Google Tools: Google Forms
Location: N218

Create your first Android App using App Inventor
Presenters: The Software Entrepreneurs Club
Level: Beginner
Audience: beginning mobile app developers
Google Tools: App Inventor, Google Groups, Chrome
Location: N216

Presentation Tools
Presenter: Jill Hubbard
Level: Beginner
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: presentation tools
Location: N119
Gamify Your Classroom
Presenter: G Bundy
Level: Intermediate
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: All Tools
Location: N128

Using Google Hangouts for Professional Learning
Presenter: Melissa Lim
Level: Beginner
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Google Plus Hangouts
Location: N117
20 Ideas for Using YouTube in the Classroom
Presenter: Corin Richards
Level: Intermediate
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: YouTube or Video
Location: N116  
Google Docs 101
Presenter: Michelle Doring
Level: Beginner
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides
Location: N129  
Using Edmodo to Engage Your Students 
Presenter: Sylvia Harvey, Jean Gritter, Laura Saxe-O'Brien
Level: Beginner
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Sites
Location: N118
Collaboration in the Classroom with Google Docs and Sites
Presenter: Virginia Petitt
Level: Beginner
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Sites
Location: N114
Celly and Google Apps Integration
Learn about Celly, a group communication service for schools, based right here in Portland, Oregon.
Presenter: Darek Teller
Level: All Users
Audience: All Users 
Google Tools: Celly
Location: N115
Ask a Google Expert
Presenter: ORVSD Training Team
Level: Beginner
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: All Tools
Location: Student Center (Cafeteria)


Lightning Round Two (1:00 - 1:30 p.m.)
Using IOS devices with GAFE
Presenter: G Bundy
Level: Intermediate
Audience:
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Sites
Location: N128
Replace That On-site Storage
Presenter: Don Wolff
Level: All Users
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Drive
Location: N213
Flubaroo and You
Presenter: Tyler Smith
Level:  Beginner
Audience: Teachers who would like to make grading easier.
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Google scripts
Location: N215
Google Hangouts
Presenter: Jill Hubbard
Level: Intermediate
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Drive, Google Plus, Google Plus Hangouts
Location: N119
Google Calendar for Planning
Presenter: Matt Head
Level: Beginner
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Calendar
Location: N217
Celly How-To
Learn about Celly, a group communication service for schools, based right here in Portland, Oregon.
Presenter: Darek Teller
Level: All Users
Audience: All Users 
Google Tools: Celly
Location: N115
20 in 20  30 in 30: Chrome Apps and Extensions

Presenter: Sean Williams
Level: Beginner
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: All Tools
Location: N216
Search, Smearch
Presenter: Rachel Wente-Chaney
Level: Beginner
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: All Tools
Location: N218 and Google Hangout
The Blended (not stirred) Classroom using Schoology and GApps
Presenter: Steve Prull
Level: All
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: All Apps
Location: N125
Not your Average Google Form
Presenter: Steve Oliver
Level: All
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Google Forms
Location: N226

Embedding Video in Forms and Assessment
Presenter: Timothy Welch
Level: Intermediate
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Google Forms, Google Video/YouTube, Scripts, Docs
Location: N227

Ask a Google Expert
Presenter: ORVSD Training Team
Level: Beginner
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: All Tools
Location: Student Center (Cafeteria)


Workshop Two (1:45 - 3:00 p.m.)
The Magic of Google Scripts
Presenter: Melissa Lim
Level: Intermediate
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, Drive, Google scripts, forms
Location: N117
Blogging in the Classroom
Presenter: Jill Hubbard
Level: Intermediate
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Calendar, Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Drive, YouTube or Video, blogger
Location: N119
Using Cameras in the Classroom
Presenter: Cindy Etherton
Level: Beginner
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Docs, Slides, Sites, other free online tools
Location: N127

They Bought Us Chromebooks. Now What?
Presenter: Tim Chase
Level: All Users
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Chromebooks
Location: N126
Collaborating with Schoology and Google
Presenter: Lisa Schmidt
Level: Intermediate
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Calendar, Docs, Sheets, and Slides
Location: N225 and Google Hangout
Using Google to Manage a Proficiency-based Classroom
Presenter: Laura Nickerson
Level: Intermediate
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Calendar, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Drive, Sites, YouTube, Video
Location: N115 and Google Hangout
Join the Hangout : LINK
If there is still some wifi issues you can join me in the hangout from your phone!
Trouble?  Watch on Youtube: LINK
Doing it All with Google
Presenter: Jeremy Macdonald
Level: Intermediate
Audience: Administrators
Google Tools: Calendar, Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Drive, Google Plus Hangouts, Mail, Talk or Voice
Location: N216

Make Google Docs a Part of Writers Workshop
Presenter: Ryan Hoxie
Level: Beginner
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides
Location: N217
User Management with Google Apps Directory Sync
Presenter: Ben Mabbott
Level: Advanced
Audience: Technology Staff
Google Tools: Google Apps Directory Sync
Location: N118
Google Web Site Basics:  From Zero to Hero
Presenter: Tyler Smith
Level: Beginners/Intermediates 
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Sites
Location: N215

Prototyping an Anti-Bullying App Using App Inventor
Presenters: The Software Entrepreneurs Club
Level: Beginner
Audience: beginning mobile app developers
Google Tools: App Inventor, Google Groups, Chrome
Location: N125
The New Deal: Google Hangouts for Professional Development
Presenter: Corin Richards
Level: All Users
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Google Plus, Google Plus Hangouts
Location: N116
Using Googlesites Flip and Inspire
Presenter: G Bundy
Level: Intermediate
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Calendar, Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Drive, Sites, YouTube or Video
Location: N226
Institution Document Management
Presenter: Don Wolff
Level: All Users
Audience: All Users
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Drive, Sites
Location: N213 

 Surveys and Assessment with Google Forms
Presenter: Sean Williams
Level: Beginner
Audience: Teachers
Google Tools: Docs, Sheets, and Slides, Drive
Location: N214