Virtual Googlepalooza 2021

Googlepalooza

MassCUE Madness!

MassCUE’s Googlepalooza event is taking on a whole new look! Join the madness this coming March for G Suite for Education hands-on workshops by experienced Google Certified Trainers and Educators.  This event will be self-paced, combined with an online space for questions and optional live meetings with the trainers. 

Participants will have their pick of 15 OnDemand sessions created for varied ability levels on the following tracks:

  1. Organize with GSuite 
  2. Engage with GSuite 
  3. Level Up with GSuite 

Session info will be available soon!

All of this learning for just $55!


Attending our MassCUE Virtual Conference? Paid attendees can enjoy a 40% discount to our Virtual Googlepalooza ($33 instead of regular rate of $55)

 

Register

Location

This event will be held online for the month of March, 2021. Confirmed attendees will be provided with access to the event site on March 1, 2021.

 

 

 

Trainers

Rochelle Cooper

image Rochelle CooperRochelle has been a certified educator for the past 19 years.  She is currently the K-12 Digital Learning Coach for Lynnfield Public Schools. Prior to this role, Rochelle worked as the Learning Services Assistant for MassCUE – coordinating professional development opportunities for educators and administrators. She has consulted with schools around the state to support their digital learning needs. She began her teaching career as a special education 1:1 aide and spent the next 10 years as a 5th grade classroom teacher at Lynnfield Middle School.   Rochelle received her undergraduate degree in English from Holy Cross College and her Masters Degree in Teaching from Simmons College.

Brandon Hall

Brandon is the Director of Instructional Technology for the Pembroke Public Schools. Prior to his current role, he was a high school social studies teacher for 15 years in Pembroke. Brandon has a BA in History and Education from Stonehill College, a MEd from UMass Boston, and a post-graduate certificate from The George Washington University in Educational Technology. He provides on-going professional development and support for teachers in Pembroke as well as at various conferences such as MassCUE, Googlepalooza, and ISTE. Brandon is a member of the Southeast, Cape and Islands Technology Administrators group, a Google Certified Trainer, and an Apple Certified Teacher as well as a Seesaw, Flipgrid, and iCivics ambassador. Brandon is also the host of MassCUE’s Get a CUE Podcast. Follow him on Twitter @HallsHomework

 

Erin Foley

Erin FoleyErin is the Digital Literacy Specialist at Hanover Middle School in Hanover, MA, and has been a member of the MassCUE Professional Development Committee since 2019. Erin is also a Level 2 Google Certified Educator and a Google for Education Certified Trainer. She has 14 years of experience as a classroom teacher with 11 of those years specifically in the field of instructional technology and digital literacy. Erin is a member of the Hanover Public Schools Technology Committee and has led multiple trainings to assist teachers in transitioning to a hybrid learning environment. Erin has a M.A.T. degree from Quinnipiac University and holds 4 Massachusetts teaching licenses: Digital Literacy/Computer Science (5-12), Instructional Technology (K-12), Elementary (1-6), and Mathematics (5-8).

Neal Sonnenberg

Neal Sonnenberg

Neal is a technology integration specialist (9-12) for the Medfield Public Schools and a Google Certified Trainer.  Previously, he taught High School Math and also worked as a Curriculum Coordinator developing online Math and Business courses  He is one of the creators of Medfield’s Design Your Learning Day (DLD) conference and also serves on the MassCUE Conference Committee. He has presented at numerous conferences, is one of the co-leaders of the TEC Tech Integrators Job Alike group and loves everything Google Sheets related.  Follow him on twitter @nealman17

Jen Thomas

Jen Thomas

Jen‌ is‌ ‌a‌ ‌passionate‌ ‌technology‌ ‌educator‌ ‌who‌ ‌began‌ ‌her‌ ‌career‌ ‌in‌ ‌education‌ ‌as‌ ‌a‌ ‌library‌ ‌media‌ ‌specialist.‌ ‌After‌ ‌twelve‌ ‌years‌ ‌in‌ ‌the‌ ‌school‌ ‌library,‌ ‌she‌ ‌decided‌ ‌to‌ ‌shift‌ ‌her‌ ‌role‌ ‌and‌ ‌is‌ ‌now‌ ‌the‌ ‌Instructional‌ ‌Technology‌ ‌Specialist‌ ‌at‌ ‌Dartmouth‌ ‌High‌ ‌School‌ ‌in‌ ‌Dartmouth,‌ ‌Massachusetts.‌ ‌She‌ ‌is‌ ‌dedicated‌ ‌to‌ ‌empowering‌ ‌teachers‌ ‌and‌ ‌students‌ ‌and‌ ‌has‌ ‌a‌ ‌strong‌ ‌interest‌ ‌in‌ ‌planning‌ ‌and‌ ‌delivering‌ ‌professional‌ ‌development‌ ‌in‌ ‌all‌ ‌aspects‌ ‌of‌ ‌educational‌ ‌technology.‌ ‌Jen‌ ‌is‌ ‌a‌ ‌Level‌ ‌2‌ ‌Google‌ ‌Certified‌ ‌Educator,‌ ‌Google‌ ‌Certified‌ ‌Trainer,‌ ‌and‌ ‌facilitates‌ ‌online‌ ‌professional‌ ‌development‌ ‌courses‌ ‌with‌ ‌a‌ ‌number‌ ‌of‌ ‌non-profit‌ ‌educational‌ ‌organizations.‌ ‌She‌ ‌is‌ ‌also‌ ‌a‌ ‌member‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌first‌ ‌MassCUE‌ ‌Champions‌ ‌Cohort.‌

 

Details

 

Cost $55.00
Trainers
  • Rochelle Cooper
  • Brandon Hall
  • Erin Foley
  • Neal Sonnenberg
  • Jen Thomas
Date and Time March 1, 2021 – March 31, 2021

Instructor Online Meetings (optional) – Week of March 29, 2021

Location Online

Audience Teachers, Administrators, Administrative Assistants

Schedule

Each instructor will host a 45-minute virtual session to promote sharing and answer questions from educators during the week of March 28, 2021. Educators are welcome to attend, but not required.

Vendor Opportunity

We are looking for six sponsors for this month long event at $350 each. Sponsorships are available on a first come, first serve basis.

Sponsorship includes:

  • Logo on MassCUE event page, as well as event platform
  • Vendor video message area on event platform
  • One pre-recorded session up to 30 minutes

Expected Demographics

We expect 140 educators (Administrators, Integration Specialists, Classroom Teachers, Content Coordinators, etc.) for this event.

Please contact Shelley Chamberlain, Executive Director of MassCUE, for more information.

Sponsors

Teq logo

 

 

Print this post Print this post