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We invite you to join us for the first annual Google in Education Fairfax Summit to be held at Lee High School on August 19th and 20th, 2013. This high intensity two day event focuses on deploying, integrating, and using Google Apps for Education and other Google Tools to promote student learning in K-12 and higher education. The program features Google Certified Teachers, Google Apps for Education Certified Trainers, practicing administrators, solution providers, Google engineers, and representatives from the Google education teams. 

Register now to send teachers, administrators, tech directors, library media specialists, tech support staff, CTOs, and anyone who is interested in finding out more about leveraging Google Apps for Education to support student learning.

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Monday, August 19 • 10:00am - 12:00pm
Making the Most of Google Earth Tools and Facilitating Student Managed Content

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In this session we will look at ways to use Google Earth tools and layers to make meaningful curriculum connections for all ages. We will then move into the real power of Google Earth as a learning tool – student managed content. We will practice adding our own text, images, and labels to the Earth and learn how to organize, save, and share our content. A variety of real student samples and demos will be shared to help inspire educators to use Google Earth with their students. Samples will include an interactive timeline, Lit trip, and multi-layered map. We will emphasize the use of Google Earth as both a “process” tool and a “product” tool.

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Mark Moran

School Based Technology Specialist, Island Creek Elementary, Fairfax County Public Schools
Mark Moran is a School Based Technology Specialist at Island Creek Elementary School in the Fairfax County Public Schools district. He has been an educator for 19 years, spending most of that time teaching 6th grade. | | Mark enjoys promoting the instructional use of his two favorite programs, Google Earth and Scratch, and looks forward to exchanging ideas with other educators.


Monday August 19, 2013 10:00am - 12:00pm
P - Workshop Room 195

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