Google Apps for Education Prague GEO Summit
|Event Date/Time: Jun 01, 2013 / 8:00 am - (GMT +1:00 hours)||End Date/Time: Jun 02, 2013 / 2:00 pm - (GMT +1:00 hours)|
For years, Google's geo products have been identified as a powerful learning toolkit that can help students conceptualize, visualize, share, and communicate information about the world around them. The Prague Google Geo Summit is a fantastic two day event taking place in the on Saturday June 1st and Sunday June 2nd 2012. This event is a professional development experience designed to help educators get the most from Google's geo products and technologies. The event is an intensive, two-day event where participants get hands-on experience using Google Earth and Google Maps, including a focus on features like Ocean, Mars, Moon and Sky in Google Earth. We have sessions lead by some of the worlds leading Google Geo experts including Google staff and Google Certified Teachers and trainers. Attendees will learn about innovative instructional strategies and receive resources to share with colleagues. The Google Geo Education team hopes this event will empower educators to bring the world's geographic information to students in a compelling, fresh, and fun way.
Tina Ornduff Tina Ornduff leads the Google Earth Education Outreach efforts at Google and has worked in the technology industry for over 20 years. She is currently pursuing her Masters Degree in Education at Boise State University and is studying educational technology. She is a bay area native and lives with her family in Morgan Hill, California. She enjoys triathlons and running. Also featuring sessions by: Dan Taylor, Director - CloudSource Solutions Jakub Syrovy, Google Apps EDU Certified trainer John Esteller, IT Integration Specialist, Google Apps EDU Certified trainer Warren Apel,International School of Amsterdam