Missouri Google Education Academy
There is no question that Google is here to stay and Google Apps for Education have changed the way students learn. Never before have students had so many resources at their fingertips. If your district has gone Google and you are feeling lost, then this GAFE Academy if for you! As a participant of this academy you will learn more than just the basics of these amazing educational tools. Our Google Trained & Certified Instructors will help you dive deeper and learn ways to use these tools within your lessons and engage all learners like never before. If you are looking to Googlize your teaching, sign-up for this year-long academy, attend the 4th annual Missouri Summit Featuring Google for Education AND the 35th annual METC Conference. Become a METC GAFE Master, by completing the coursework and presenting at the annual METC conference. Workshop Requirements: This is a BYOD academy. EdPlus has a few laptops for loan during workshops upon prior request.
- student engagement through using Google Apps
- build regional GAFE Educators
- collaborate through the use of Google tools
- explore differentiated instructional practices
- personalized learning for all learners
- blended learning strategies to enhance lesson activities
Classroom Teachers, Library Media Specialists, Technology Specialists, Curriculum Coordinators.
Instructor: Jonathon Lee, Instructional Specialist, METC, EducationPlus
September 18, 2017
October 14, 2017 @ MO GAFE Summit
November 27, 2017
January 8, 2018
February 14, 2018 @ METC Conference
March 5, 2018
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
EducationPlus, 1460 Craig Rd., St. Louis, MO 63146
$675 EdPlus / METC Member
$850 Standard Price
Registration Deadline: September 11, 2017 or until registration is at capacity.
*All training sessions will take place at EducationPlus at 1460 Craig Road, St. Louis, MO 63146, except for the Oct. 14 Google Summit session, which will be at Rockwood Summit High School and Feb. 14 METC Conference session, which will be at the St. Charles Convention Center.
* 3.0 college credit hours available for an additional cost of $100 per credit hour to be be completed 90 days from the last day of the academy.