Two days at Portage High School where educators can enhance their technology learning with two Google Certified Teachers and Education Trainers.  Get your technology ideas ready for the the 2015-2016 school year.  This event you can attend 1 or two days with an option of taking 1 Graduate Credit through Marian University.  Learn more about the graduate credit requirements (Note:  The graduate credit option for the Portage event is for only 1 credit).


Pricing:  Attend just the first day for $85 or both days for only $160.  (Special pricing available for Portage School District employees).

Day 1 Schedule (Tentative)

Welcome:  (8:00-8:25)

  • Welcome Introductions

  • Description of Today’s Sessions

  • Grad Credit expectations

Session 1:  (8:30-10:15)

  • Google Drive Refresher

  • Getting Started with YouTube

  • Photo & Audio Editing

Session 2:  (10:30-12:00)

  • Google Sheets & Forms

  • Beginner to Intermediate Google Sites for the Classroom

  • Creating a Video - Part 1

Lunch:  (12:00-1:00)

  • On Your Own

Session 3: (1:00-2:20)

  • Apps/Extensions 

  • Introduction to Google Maps 

  • Integrate some Computer Science into your Classroom

Session 4: (2:30-3:00)

  • Questions & Wrap up for the day

  • Schedule for Tuesday

Grad Credit Meetup: (3:00-3:30)

  • Discussion of Grad credit expectations

  • Complete registration for credit

Day 2 Schedule (Tentative)

Welcome: (8-8:10)

  • Schedule Highlight

  • Q&A

Session 1: (8:15-10:00)

  • Google Drive Refresher

  • Beginner to Intermediate Google Sites for the Classroom

  • Creating a Video Part 2 - Must have taken have taken Creating a Video Part 1


Session 2: (10:15-12:00)
  • Google+ & Hangouts

  • Creation of Google Maps 

  • Classroom and Formative Assessment 

    Lunch (12:00-1:00)

    • On Your Own

    Session 3: (1-2:40)

    • Apps/Extensions 

    • Advanced Google Sites - Must have attended Beginner to Intermediate Session

    • Google Sheets & Forms - Repeat from Day 1


    Session 4: (2:45-3:00)

    • Closing remarks & Wrap Up

    Grad Credit Meetup: (3:00-3:30)

    • Discussion of Grad credit work completed