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Summer Institute 2013

We are pleased to partner with the Vermont ESA network to offer our 2013 Summer Institutes. Click the Registration Links below to take you to the official registration form for each Session.

Each session will include - June Orientation 3:30 - 6:30 - Online Learning 6 hrs - Hands on Institute (8:00 - 3:00) - August Closing Session 3:30 - 6:30

Interested in more info, but not ready to register? Then complete this INTEREST Form with your questions and we'll be glad to send you more info and keep you informed about Google Tools for Schools opportunities.

During the Google Tools for Schools Summer Institute, educators will participate in a Digital Age Learning Experience using Google Tools. They will also develop a project/unit that aligns to Common Core standards and models the integration of technology into the curriculum to meet the needs of the digital age learner

Participants will:

  • explore how to transform teaching and learning to meet Common Core and National Education Technology Standards using Google tools

  • develop projects/units to support digital age learning

  • experience inquiry based collaborative learning environment
3 graduate credit available
Topics Will Include: 

  • Connecting, Curating, and Communicating

using Google Groups, Diigo, Google + and Personal Learning Networks

  • Blogging as Conversation, Blogs as Portfolios, Mobile Blogging
  • Collaborating with Google Docs: Docs, Spreadsheets, Presentation, Forms
  • Google Earth, Maps
  • Mobile Learning with Google Tools
  • Collaborative work spaces and ePortfolios using Google Sites
  • Visual Literacy through media creation:  Picasa, Draw, YouTube, WeVideo
  • Learning in the Cloud with Chrome Apps and Extensions
  • Workflow and Productivity
  • Search and Information Literacy