MassCUE’s Googlepalooza event is a full day of G Suite for Education (formerly Google Apps for Education) hands-on workshops taught by experienced Google Certified Trainers and Educators to promote better learning in the classroom. Participants will have a choice between presentations at varied ability levels – all covering a wide variety of G Suite tools, devices (Chromebooks, iPads, Android Tablets), teaching strategies, and implementation. All of this learning for just $65 (fee includes lunch.)
Registration is now open!
This event will be held at:
Lunenburg High School
1079 Massachusetts Ave, Lunenburg, MA 01462
Jennifer is the Director of Digital Learning for Lexington Public Schools in Massachusetts. She is an experienced middle and high school science teacher, and former life science researcher. As regular presenter at regional and national conferences, Jenn shares her passion for meaningful integration of digital tools by helping teachers gain confidence and proficiency in their use of technology. She curates useful technology resources, tip sheets and integration ideas for educators on her blog, www.teachingforward.net and is a co-host on the TechEducator Podcast. Jenn is a Google for Education Certified Trainer, Raspberry Pi Certified Educator, 2016 MassCUE Pathfinder, PBS Lead Digital Innovator. She can be found on Twitter @teachingforward
Jonathan is the Director of Innovation & Technology at The Meadowbrook School of Weston, Massachusetts, which was recently recognized as an exemplar school by the Partnership for 21st Century Learning. He has presented at numerous conferences such as ISTE, NAIS, MASSCUE, and AISNE on subjects including Digital Citizenship, Design Thinking, 3D Printing and Making. Jonathan is a certified Google Education Trainer and Certified Google Administrator. He can be found online at tech.savvyteachers.com and on Twitter @schmidjon.
Julie is a former Grade 3-12 classroom teacher and currently the Digital Learning Coach for Groton Dunstable Regional Middle School. She is a Google for Education Certified Trainer, co-organizer of Edcamp Grafton & North Shore, MakerSpace enthusiast and presenter at MassCUE and Christa McAuliffe Technology conferences. She delivers professional development in and out of the district and supports teachers in the meaningful integration of technology in the classroom. You can contact her via email and Twitter @jaspang.
Sarah is a Digital Learning Coach for Lynnfield Public Schools. A former middle school Language Arts teacher, Sarah became a technology specialist to guide and encourage other teachers as they utilize technological tools with their curriculums. Sarah has provided professional development both in-district and at regional conferences, including Blue Ribbon Schools, MassCUE, and Christa McAuliffe Technology Conference. Sarah’s passion is to help teachers to see the possibilities that digital learning tools can bring to learners of all ages to feel successful in and out of the classroom. Sarah can be found on Twitter @ELAperks.
Michelle is a middle school ESL teacher and a trainer through the Innovative Teacher Leadership Program with the Worcester Public Schools. A Google for Education Certified Trainer, Michelle provides school-based support for teachers adopting GSuite and offers district professional development on using digital tools to support English learners. Michelle is passionate about spreading the word to that online tools can help English learners of all proficiency levels engage with content at a higher level and develop academic language. You can contact Michelle via email.
Christine LloydChristine is a science enthusiast who loves to learn new things. Currently she is experiencing education through a new lens at Tatnuck Magnet in 5th grade teaching Math and Science. She has experience as a science educator at all instructional levels and has served as an Instructional Coach. She runs a robotics program in Auburn & Worcester. As a Google Certified Educator and Trainer with the Innovative Teacher Leadership Program in the Worcester Public Schools she provides school-based support for teachers adopting GSuite into their pedagogy. You can contact Christine via email.[/paragraph]
Erin Fisher is the Technology Integration Facilitator, PreK-12, for the East Bridgewater Public Schools. This is her 16th year in education, and 3rd year in this position. She lives in Bridgewater with her husband Scott, and three little boys. In her spare time she blogs at www.fishinonamission.com, is a Google Certified Trainer, and teaches two graduate courses on Technology Integration though PCEA/Worcester State Follow her on Twitter @MrsErinFisher[/paragraph]
|Cost||$65.00 (fee includes lunch) Cancellation Policy: Cancellations are allowed up to 5 days before the event. After that time if you are unable to attend the event you may either send another colleague in your place or pay the $25 cancellation fee.|
|Date and Time||February 20, 2019 with snow date: February 21, 2019
8:00 am – 3:00 pm
|Location||Lunenburg High School
1079 Massachusetts Ave, Lunenburg, MA 01462
|Audience||Teachers and Administrators|
Check In / Light Breakfast: 8:15 – 8:45
Session 1: 9:00 – 10:00
Session 2: 10:15 – 11:15
Lunch / Smackdown: 11:15 – 12:30
Session 3: 12:45 – 1:45
Session 4: 2:00 – 3:00
Vendor OpportunitiesWe are looking for three (3) sponsors for this one-day event at $750 each. Sponsorships are available on a first come, first serve basis. (Two spots left!)
- Banquet table for materials
- Two complimentary registrations
- Recognition before the morning session
- Logo on Winter Camp webpage 3 months prior and up to event
- 2-minute time slot to address the participants during lunch and opportunity to set up device bar.
We expect 125 educators (Integration Specialists, Classroom Teachers, Content Coordinators, etc.) for this event.
Please contact Shelley Chamberlain, Executive Director of MassCUE, for more information.
To Be Announced