Introduction to G-Suite

Event Description

Are you new to G Suite for Education? This workshop will dive into the ins-and-outs of this amazing platform and help get you on the road to success. From Google Drive to Docs to Forms to Sheets and everything in-between, we will explore how you can get the most out of your G Suite experience!

Presenter Bio

Lisa Schwartz, Regional Educational Technology Coordinator for the LTC

Dive into Google Admin

Event Description

Presentation for Tech Directors or Admins who serve as the Google Administrator for their building/district. Outcomes include Chrome settings, user management, and Beta Google Classroom.

Presenter Bio

Chris Wherley, Network & Technology Services Coordinator for the LTC

I Have a Chromebook-Now what?

Event Description

Explore Chromebook tips and tricks you should know in getting started with Chromebooks in your classroom. Learn about multiple user profiles, guest mode, troubleshooting, and much more.

Presenter Bio

Lisa Schwartz, Regional Educational Technology Coordinator for the LTC

Google Classroom for Beginners

Event Description

Are you ready to take the leap into Google Classroom? This session is for you! We will start with the basics of Classroom and work towards integration and engagement strategies to use as you dive into all Classroom has to offer. We will cover practical ways to utilize Classroom to enhance content instruction and streamline student engagement in your classroom, how to differentiate instruction more easily, and time-saving strategies to more easily manage student work.

Presenter Bio

Joe Cipfl, Regional Educational Technology Coordinator for the LTC

ROE #51 Apple Education Overview and Technology Roundtable

Event Description

We’d like to invite you to an exclusive roundtable discussion about deploying Apple in education. Hear from Apple about the latest features for education in iOS and macOS. You’ll also have the opportunity to network with other schools and districts deploying Apple devices.

What you’ll learn

*Discover how teaching tools like Classroom and Schoolwork make it easy to guide how students use devices and apps in the classroom and provide valuable insight into each student’s progress.
*Explore how Apple School Manager, a single destination for administrators, can simplify and streamline deployment.
*See how support for federated authentication with Microsoft Azure Active Directory makes it easier than ever to integrate iPad and Mac with your existing systems.
*Learn how tvOS makes it simple to configure Apple TV for common school scenarios — from classrooms and libraries to conference rooms and registration areas.
*Participate in discussions about deployment best practices for your school and district.
*Don’t miss this opportunity to see these features in action and connect with Apple to help you get the most from Apple devices in your school.

Google Level 2 Certification

Event Description

The Level 2 Certification workshop will prepare participants to take the Google Educator Level 2 certification exam. The Google for Education site states: Level 2 status indicates that an educator is able to successfully integrate a wider range of Google for Education tools and other technologies in order to transform their teaching practice. Educators who pass the certification test will be able to advertise their status with a personalized certificate and badge. Certification lasts 36 months.

Presenter Bio

Ben Sondgeroth, Regional Educational Technology Coordinator for the LTC

Google Level 2 Certification Workshop

Event Description

ROE 8, in collaboration with the Illinois Learning Technology Center, is offering a Google Educator Level 2 Certification workshop on July 23rd, from 8:30 – 3:00 p.m. The Level 2 Certification workshop will prepare participants to take the Google Educator Level 2 certification exam. The Google for Education site states: Level 2 status indicates that an educator is able to successfully integrate a wider range of Google for Education tools and other technologies in order to transform their teaching practice. Educators who pass the certification test will be able to advertise their status with a personalized certificate and badge. Certification lasts 36 months.

Presenter Bio

Ben Sondgeroth, Regional Educational Technology Coordinator for the LTC