Summit Topics


 

Topics and Categories of Google Education Summit 2013
The following are topics that will be covered in Google Education Summit.
 
Google Calendar
Organizing your schedule shouldn't be a burden. With Google Calendar, it's easy to keep track of life's important events all in one
place.

Google Documents
Google Documents is a word processing application part of Google Docs. Users can edit documents online,
collaborate with other users and more.

Google Drive
Google Drive is an easy-to-use online word processor, spreadsheet and presentation editor that enables you and your students to create, store and share instantly and securely, and collaborate online in real time. You can create new documents from scratch or upload existing documents, spreadsheets and presentations. There's no software to download, and all your work is stored safely online and can be accessed from any computer.

Google Earth
Google Earth allows you to travel the world through a virtual globe and view satellite imagery, maps, terrain, 3D buildings, and much more. With Google Earth's rich, geographical content, you are able to experience a more realistic view of the world. You can fly to to your favorite place, search for businesses and even navigate through directions.

Google Forms
Collect information and assess by creating a form in Google Docs. All the great features you expect from a creation tool with none of the upgrade costs. It's free!

Google Presentations
With Google presentations, you can easily create, share, and edit online presentations. You can insert images and videos, allow simultaneous real-time viewing of presentations online, and publish and embed your presentations in a website for the world to view.

Google Scholar and Books
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research. With Google Books, find the perfect book for your purposes and discover new ones that interest you.

Google Spreadsheets
Create and share spreadsheets online. Google spreadsheets make it easy to track budgets, run financial calculations, track data
and more.

Google Voice and Talk
Google Voice gives you one number for all your phones -- a phone number that is tied to you, not to a device or a location. Use
Google Voice to simplify the way you use phones, make using voicemail as easy as email, customize your callers' experience, and
more. 


 
Cloud Computing
  • Storage
  • Search Engines
  • Computer Automated Design (Sketchup)
  • Image Manipulation (Picasa/Pixlr)
  • Google Earth


Web 2.0
  • Wikis
  • Youtube
  • Website Building
  • Google Scholar and Books
  • Blogging


Collaborative Technologies
  • Google Docs
    • Presentations
      • CRPs
      • Presenting
    • Spreadsheets
    • Documents
      • Wiki
      • Project Work
    • Forms
      • Questionnaires
      • Testing
  • Groups and Discussion Forums
  • Google Calendar
  • Google Voice and Talk


Mobile Computing
  • Google Chromebooks
  • Tablets
  • Android phones


Other Technologies and Skills
  • Storyboarding
  • Audio Manipulation (Audacity)
  • Screen Capture
  • Gmail
  • Fusion Tables
  • Reader
  • Google+