Session Facilitator:
Daniel Storchan -- AUSSIE Digital School Solutions
Director of Ed. Tech Consultancy

This session will explore how schools can utiilize Google Apps for Education to build their online learning communities from the ground up. We will also discuss the professional development model used to support the growth of these collaborative learning environments, and strategies for moving forward with your own online learning communities.

Example Sites Include:
1) Marta Valle High School
2) PS 170

Session Agenda:

Igniting a Culture of Innovation
-Utilizing Google Apps

Presentation of Case Study
-Marta Valle HS – challenges of integrating technology into curriculum
-Marta Valle HS – past, present & future/pre Google Apps & Post Google Apps

1) Planning – Map it (used Mindmeister MindMap)
2) Action Plan
3) Collaborative Pros and Cons on Google Apps
4) Review Marta Valle website
5) Review administrative control panel for Google Apps
6) Sharing what is happening at our schools (open discussion )