LIVE from Redondo Beach, CA at the sold-out South Bay Summit was Michael Wacker's "30 Forgotten Buckets of Googlicious Awesomeness." Full to the brim with quick ideas for using buckets of Google tools in your pedagogy-- watch above and use the links in his resources below to virtually learn with us. Check www.gafesummit.com for the next summit that's coming near you to see it in real life, and stay tuned on our Global Community for the next EdTechTeam Summit Session on Air!
Sure there are those easy targets for awesome. Everyone knows how great , , Calendar, Plus, etc are. But there are so many more hidden gems or strategies for use that need uncovering and time to explore. Let's look at a bunch of these and spend time sharing ways we are using some of these tools in EDU!
Position: Director of PD, Google Certified Teacher, Google Certified Trainer
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
A former elementary teacher, Michael has since served as an Online Learning Specialist, Online/Hybrid PD Coordinator, Blended Learning Manager, and Curriculum Developer/Designer. With more than five years of progressively responsible experience in eLearning and Blended Learning, he is consulted around ideas of strategic design and innovation in public and private schools internationally to support the professional development and redesign of classrooms, pedagogy, and traditional instructional models, to better serve all learners. Michael's strengths are in helping to maximize learning opportunities through the design of dynamic spaces (online and face to face) of interaction, inquiry, and engagement for students, teachers, and administrators. Dedicated to educational innovation, he strives to utilize best practice eLearning techniques and leverage a pedagogy and technology that allows for anywhere, anytime learning.