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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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Tuesday, August 20 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
Mapping Your World

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Google Maps and Earth provide mediums through which users can display information geospatially. My Places (formally My Maps), Google Maps Engine and Keyhole Markup Language (KML) can all be used in Maps and/or Earth as ways to create and store content. This session will explore the differences between these options, and the relative advantages/disadvantages.

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John Bailey

Program Manager Geo Education, Google Inc.
Dr. John Bailey is a trained volcanologist and was previously an Assistant Professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks where he split time between working as a geovisualization specialist for a climate change research group and teaching for the Geography department. In December 2013 he left academia , and a few weeks later joined the Google Earth Outreach Team as program manager for GeoEDU. John’s goal is to promote understanding and... Read More →


Tuesday August 20, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
F - Library

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