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We invite you to join us for the Google in Education Kuala Lumpur Summit produced by the EdTechTeam, to be held at the International School of Kuala Lumpur Ampang Campus on  November 23 & 24, 2013 . This high intensity two day event focuses on deploying, integrating, and using Google Apps for Education and other Google Tools to promote student learning in K-12 and higher education. The program features Google Certified Teachers, Google Apps for Education Certified Trainers, practicing administrators, solution providers, Google engineers, and representatives from the Google education teams. 

Register now to send teachers, administrators, tech directors, library media specialists, tech support staff, CTOs, and anyone who is interested in finding out more about leveraging Google Apps for Education to support student learning.

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Saturday, November 23
 

8:30am

Keynote - Suan Yeo
Speakers
avatar for Suan Yeo

Suan Yeo

Head, Google Enterprise Education, Google
Like you, Suan cares deeply about the next generation of students. Education is the single most powerful weapon to change the world, and Suan is pushing the boundaries in 2016. As an Education Evangelist for Google in Asia-Pacific, Suan gets to do really cool things that matter. The best part of his job is creating magic moments for teachers and students the first time they use technology, creating the “ah-ha” moments. A Googler for... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 8:30am - 9:30am
Theater

10:00am

GAFE Summary
Pernah tertanya-tanya apa strategi pengajaran yang paling berkesan untuk bekerja dengan media dan pelajar-pelajar di dalam kelas?

Dalam bengkel ini, saya akan menunjukan bagaimana GAFE(Google Apps for Education) boleh meningkatkan kualiti pengajaran, menjimatkan masa guru dan meningkatkan minat pelajar. Bagaimana GAFE memungkinkan anda menyediakan maklum balas yang berkualiti.




Ever wonder what the most effective instructional strategies for working with the media and students in the classroom?

In this workshop, I will show how GAFE (Google Apps for Education) can improve teaching quality, save teachers' time and increase student interest. How GAFE allows you to provide your students with quality feedback in a way that you would not think is possible. 

Speakers
avatar for H'ng Hui Chun

H'ng Hui Chun

Information Systems Manager, International School of Kuala Lumpur


Saturday November 23, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
Room M257

10:00am

Blogging in the Early Years with iPads - Why & how you can do it easily.
Is it possible to get 7 year olds to maintain their own blog?

With a tablet and the Blogger app the answer is yes. Our experience at Singapore American School has been fantastic. Since our first pilot of 4 classes we have since built to 13 and we are seeing fantastic results.

In this hour I’ll cover:
My thoughts on why you should definitely get your kids blogging as soon as possible
The specifics of how I setup the system at Singapore American School
Examples of student work and posts
I will share the apps that we consider our core selection
Discussion of the in class workflows used by teachers

There will also be plenty of time for questions along the way.

Speakers
avatar for Shaun Kirkwood

Shaun Kirkwood

Fun Cultivator, Singapore American School
I am an Elementary EdTech Coach at Singapore American School. I work with grade level teams to develop activities and workflows using iPads and other technology. In the past I was a Civil Engineer, which means I love the maker movement, and am an avid tinkerer and supporter of projects like 20% time within the school day. | | When not at school I am a keen traveler and photographer, and have presented at a variety of educational conferences... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
H105

10:00am

Docs 101: A Getting Started Guide to Docs, Spreadsheets, Presentations and Forms
Get ready, get set-- DOC! This session is for the true beginner to Google Docs and is a hands-on session into the Google Drive environment. We'll log you in, get you familiar with your Drive home page, and get you creating your first Document, Spreadsheet, Presentation, and Drawing! We'll also find out exactly how you can share your masterpieces with your students', colleagues, and parents' emails and organize your Drive world with folders. We'll wrap up our session with a few great use cases in the classroom to get your brains thinking about all of the amazing possibilities of Google Drive! Come ready to create, learn, and collaborate.

Speakers
avatar for Wendy Gorton

Wendy Gorton

Global Education Consultant, Ed Tech Team
Wendy is an enthusiastic ICT in education consultant and lifelong learner. She has taught 4th graders in Los Angeles, been an elementary technology coordinator in India, a university technology | specialist, online teacher, and curriculum developer and trainer around the world. Her Master's degree is in educational technology, where she focused on finding out how real-world science projects using technology increased motivation in her students... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
H207

10:00am

Gmail - Beginner Session
Making the switch to Gmail can be overwhelming at first but once you understand how Google has set up these products to work your work flow becomes streamlines. In this session we'll cover tips and tricks that will get those thousands of e-mails out of your inbox and keep them organized.

Speakers
avatar for Kim Randall

Kim Randall

Professional Development Specialist, Google Certified Teacher, Google Apps Certified Trainer, Apple Distinguished Educator, STAR Discovery Educator, CUE Lead Learner, EdTechTeam
Kim Randall, a native Californian, is a professional development specialist and an independent consultant, globetrotting around the country (and world) providing engaging and relevant professional development for educators and students. Her current clients include EdTechTeam, Discovery Education, Foothill College/Krause Center for Innovation, and CUE. Previously, Kim spent 10 years in the classroom, most recently as a technology teacher for... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
MPR2

10:00am

What's up Doc(s) Advanced Doc editing and collaboration tips and tricks
Twelve months ago Google Docs was far and away the best collaboration, co-creation, publishing tool available for education. The Docs team has kicked it up BIG time since then and given us a dynamic, even more collaborative, user friendly, highly functional productivity tool that is light years ahead of anything else out there.
Move beyond the static Doc environment and take advantage of the full suite of dynamic features that are now standard in Google Apps. Let's peek at what's new and explore what's possible when we give our kids access to this tool and these advanced features.

Speakers
avatar for Michael Wacker

Michael Wacker

Chief Learning Officer, EdTechTeam
I am a lifetime learner that truly loves to engage, listen, and talk with folks smarter than myself. I enjoy designing and facilitating learning spaces for educators to inquire, share, reflect, and connect. Whenever possible I take time to work in classrooms, espouse the possibilities of 21st century connected and open learning, and facilitate discussions around questions that I have, or something I want to learn more about. I love learning... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
MPR1

10:00am

A Google Site MakeOver: How to Jazz Up Student Portfolios to Showcase Learning
Come and see inspiring examples of how ISKL has used Portfolios to showcase student learning. Now in the 5th year of using Google Sites for student portfolios, you'll see some examples from many courses, some innovative plug-ins that add functionality and tips to help make-over your Google Site.  

Speakers
DW

Doug Woodward

Middle School Technology Facilitator, ISKL
Doug Woodward is the Middle School Technology Facilitator at the International School of Kuala Lumpur. An Apple ADE and Google Certified Individual, he enjoys working with teachers to use technology as a tool to enhance learning. 


Saturday November 23, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
H211

10:00am

Google Apps in the 1:1 iPad School
How can iPad schools make the most of Google Apps?

Rik will present various case studies and practical examples from his own school, ISP, who are now in their 3rd year of a 1:1 iPad program and use Google Apps extensively with students, parents and staff. Topics will include:

- Getting set up for Google Apps in an iPad school
- Getting the most from Google Drive on iOS
- Getting organised with mail, contacts & shared calendars


Speakers
avatar for Rik Millington

Rik Millington

Director of IT, ISP - International School @ ParkCity, KL
Rik is Director of IT at ISP, one of KL's newest and fastest growing international schools. 16 years in education, with 10 of those in school leadership roles, Rik has worked in the UK, the UAE, Philippines and now Malaysia.


Saturday November 23, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
H102

10:00am

Google Sites Basics
Interested how you can create a 'hub' for your classroom quickly, easily, and for free? Create a Google site that can house content for your class and make it accessible for both students and parents. Be sure to bring your gmail account information and ideas for how Google sites can be used in your school environment. The session is designed for all grade levels though emphasis will be placed on how sites can be used at the secondary levels.

Speakers
avatar for Jessica Hale

Jessica Hale

Learning Innovation and Technology, Oasis International Schools
Jessica currently serves as the Learning Innovation and Technology Coordinator for the establishment of Oasis International School of Kuala Lumpur. Having been in the field of international education for 13 years, she is passionate about the integration of technology and 21st Century learning skills in all areas of the curriculum. She is an Apple Professional Developer, Apple Distinguished Educator, and Google Certified Trainer.


Saturday November 23, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
M259

11:30am

Collaboration Using GMail & Drive
Collaboration ... Kerjasama... Saya faham apa maksudnya tetapi dalam pendidikan, bagaimankah kita menggunakan kaedah ini? Sesi ini memberikan anda peluang untuk mengalami apa itu Kerjasama dengan menggunakan GMail & Google Drive dan bagaimana anda boleh menggabungkannya dalam pendidikan dan kehidupan harian anda.



Collaboration...collaboration! This session will give you the chance to experience how GAFE improves collaboration. GMail & Google Drive can be used successfully in education and in your daily life.

Speakers
avatar for Lee Choon Keong

Lee Choon Keong

IT Advisor, Greenschool Sdn Bhd


Saturday November 23, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
Room M257

11:30am

Google Sites: Build a Portfolio Template in 60 Minutes (Intermediate Session)
You've built a site, and it was meh. You want something that looks nice, easy UI, aesthetically sweet, and super functional. Let's build it using Google this session. We will start with three possible paths (PD Collaborative Site, Teacher Site, Intranet, and Portfolio) Choose your adventure and work with others also building in this high paced interactive session. Walk away with a model, some tips, and a head full of ideas to pay forward. Basic Navigation of Sites as a pre-req. This session will be high paced, topics include, better navigation tips, making scripts work for you, site organization and structure, User Interface, and much more.

Speakers
avatar for Michael Wacker

Michael Wacker

Chief Learning Officer, EdTechTeam
I am a lifetime learner that truly loves to engage, listen, and talk with folks smarter than myself. I enjoy designing and facilitating learning spaces for educators to inquire, share, reflect, and connect. Whenever possible I take time to work in classrooms, espouse the possibilities of 21st century connected and open learning, and facilitate discussions around questions that I have, or something I want to learn more about. I love learning... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
MPR1

11:30am

Re-Charge Classroom Instruction with YouTube EDU and Google Apps for Education
Students today are surrounded by a media rich environment and there’s a lot of great content at our fingertips. Ever wonder what instructional strategies work best for working with media and students in the classroom? Come explore a variety of ways to design appropriate media rich lessons and activities using Google Docs, Google Draw, YouTube EDU, and Google Images that help students make meaningful connections with content.

Speakers
avatar for Kim Randall

Kim Randall

Professional Development Specialist, Google Certified Teacher, Google Apps Certified Trainer, Apple Distinguished Educator, STAR Discovery Educator, CUE Lead Learner, EdTechTeam
Kim Randall, a native Californian, is a professional development specialist and an independent consultant, globetrotting around the country (and world) providing engaging and relevant professional development for educators and students. Her current clients include EdTechTeam, Discovery Education, Foothill College/Krause Center for Innovation, and CUE. Previously, Kim spent 10 years in the classroom, most recently as a technology teacher for... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
MPR2

11:30am

Read, Write, Doc! Enhancing the Reader's and Writer's Workshop with Google Docs, Presentations, Forms, and Spreadsheets
Are you using Reader's and Writer's Workshop in your classroom? If so, you know how powerful the workshop format can be to creating magical student writing. Join Wendy as she takes you through a typical Writer's Workshop lesson, Docs-style! She'll also go over the basics of Google Docs, including creating new Documents, adding Comments, and sharing with the world!

Speakers
avatar for Wendy Gorton

Wendy Gorton

Global Education Consultant, Ed Tech Team
Wendy is an enthusiastic ICT in education consultant and lifelong learner. She has taught 4th graders in Los Angeles, been an elementary technology coordinator in India, a university technology | specialist, online teacher, and curriculum developer and trainer around the world. Her Master's degree is in educational technology, where she focused on finding out how real-world science projects using technology increased motivation in her students... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
H207

11:30am

Tame the Spreadsheet Beast - Make spreadsheets work for you
Spreadsheets are an amazing way to organize and interpret data, though they can be intimidating if you haven’t had a chance to use them in a practical way. In this workshop I will go through some of the basic functions to get started, and then work into some of the simple but very powerful ways you can use spreadsheets to improve the way you analyse and organize data.

It’s not necessary to have used spreadsheets before, just come with an open mind and be ready to absorb some great number & text crunching ideas.

Speakers
avatar for Shaun Kirkwood

Shaun Kirkwood

Fun Cultivator, Singapore American School
I am an Elementary EdTech Coach at Singapore American School. I work with grade level teams to develop activities and workflows using iPads and other technology. In the past I was a Civil Engineer, which means I love the maker movement, and am an avid tinkerer and supporter of projects like 20% time within the school day. | | When not at school I am a keen traveler and photographer, and have presented at a variety of educational conferences... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
H105

11:30am

Google Mobile Apps
This session will look at how you can use the mobile Google Apps suite in the classroom, particularly Google Drive. It will be hands on for those that bring a mobile device. The session will focus on how video and photos in Google Apps can be used to improve assessment, reflection and engagement in the classroom. The session will have ideas and projects where the technology can be utilised effectively.

Speakers
avatar for Richard Poth

Richard Poth

EdTech Specialist, Korea International School
Richard is an Edtech Specialist at Korea International School, Panyo, South Korea, he is also a Google Certified Teacher and Trainer and an Apple Distinguished Educator.  He originally studied Performing Arts at Hertfordshire University, and moved into primary teaching in 2005 on the Graduate Training Programme in Southend-on-Sea in the UK. Before which he worked as a computer analyst and systems tester in the City of London. | | He moved... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
H102

11:30am

Pull Your Self Together with Sites
Do you often feel inundated with useful "stuff" as you go through a unit? I will share with you how I organize my resources, photos, student work, etc. for easy access for my students using Google Sites. Everything is in one place where students can interact with each other, review earlier learning, and extend their knowledge.

Speakers
LT

Lucy Thompson

Grade 5 Classroom Teacher, ISKL, Malaysia
I am currently a 5th grade teacher at ISKL. Previously, I was teaching 4th grade at the American Community School of Beirut. I am interested in integrating technology in meaningful ways in my classroom to enhance student learning.


Saturday November 23, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
H211

11:30am

Using Google Apps to Collaboratively Research
In this session learn how to leverage Google Apps to create a more engaging way for students to collaborate when working together on research projects. Participants will be guided through an actual research project from brainstorm to completion that uses Google Drawing, Forms, Spreadsheets and of course Documents. Come see how these Apps can greatly improve cognition and engagement in your students as they work cooperatively to complete their projects.

Speakers
avatar for Evan Scherr

Evan Scherr

Evan is a Google Certified Teacher with over 9 years of experience in the Educational Technology field. He specializes in solving problems of practice through the meaningful uses of technology in education.  He is also currently working towards his second Master's degree in Technology Leadership at Teachers College of Columbia University.


Saturday November 23, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
M259

11:30am

Cloud Networking For Education
Addressing 1:1 initiatives and facilitating more efficient use of resources with Cisco cloud networking technology.

Speakers
JT

Johnny Tseng

CNG Partner Account Manager APJC, Cisco Systems
Johnny Tseng is the CNG PAM Specialist for the APJC region. Prior to joining Cisco under the CNG portfolio Johnny had worked as a solution consultant for an SI firm based in Los Angeles, CA. For additional information please visit his linkedin page


Saturday November 23, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
Room H101 - Cisco Room

11:30am

Collaborative Video in the Cloud with WeVideo
In this session we will discuss how the WeVideo tool can be used to leverage the creation of videos as a key part of 21st century learning skills. This session will focus on how to start to use WeVideo and the capabilities in the educational environment. Please bring your computer and you can experience 'getting started' during the session.


Speakers

Saturday November 23, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
H203

1:30pm

Communication Using Calendar & Presentations
Apakah "Kuasa" "Google Calendar dalam komunikasi? Apakah tugas yang Google Calendar boleh lakukan untuk anda tetapi ia bukan kalendar meja?

Dalam sesi ini, kita akan meneroka bagaimana Google Calendar boleh digunakan untuk komunikasi yang berkesan seperti "Urus jadual anda dengan berkesan ", " Kalendar Dikongsi - Seluruh sekolah ", "Memetakan matlamat yang anda mengajar ", "Membuat slot janji temu", mengajar pelajar anda pengurusan masa belajar.

Sebelum ini saya sering mencipta presentasi PowerPoint atau Keynote dengan rakan-rakan dan saling menghantar fail e-mel berkali-kali sehingga ia menjadi terlalu besar untuk dihantar melalui e-mel. Dalam bahagian ke-2 sesi ini, saya akan berkongsi kaedah menggunakan Presentasi Google untuk membuat persembahan yang menakjubkan, bagaimana kita boleh berkongsi presentasi dengan seluruh sekolah atau seluruh dunia, bagaimana kita boleh bekerjasama dalam presentasi, supaya semua orang boleh bekerjasama dalam satu projek. "



What is the "Power" of Google Calendar in communication? What can your Google Calendar do for you that your "Table Calendar" can not?

In this session we will explore how Google Calendar can be used for effective communication such as "Manage your schedule effectively", "Shared Calendars - school wide", "Map out the standards that you're teaching", "Create appointment slots", teach your students time management by scheduling due dates and review dates etc.

I used to be the type of person that would build a PowerPoint or Keynote presentation with colleagues, email the file back and forth until it became too large to email. In the 2nd part of this session I will share how to use Google Presentation to create amazing presentations, how we can share the presentation school-wide or even worldwide, how we can collaborate on a presentations, so everyone can work together on one project.

Speakers
avatar for Lee Choon Keong

Lee Choon Keong

IT Advisor, Greenschool Sdn Bhd


Saturday November 23, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Room M257

1:30pm

Google Culture & DNA: A Healthy Disregard for the Impossible
"Come learn about Google as we turn 15, go back in time to observe our history, and figure out what makes Googlers tick. See how you may be able to apply some of the principles that we live by in a school environment. Otherwise, just come for free schwag"

Speakers
avatar for Suan Yeo

Suan Yeo

Head, Google Enterprise Education, Google
Like you, Suan cares deeply about the next generation of students. Education is the single most powerful weapon to change the world, and Suan is pushing the boundaries in 2016. As an Education Evangelist for Google in Asia-Pacific, Suan gets to do really cool things that matter. The best part of his job is creating magic moments for teachers and students the first time they use technology, creating the “ah-ha” moments. A Googler for... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
H211

1:30pm

Plot a Path to Learning with Google Maps in ANY Subject
Learn to create collaborative multimedia maps with a Google Certified Teacher. Be inspired by student created maps that demonstrate learning in Math, Science, Social Studies, English and Art. Try it yourself and discover how easy it is to make beautiful and informative maps by using place marks, paths and areas with embedded data including text, images and YouTube video. You’ll leave this session having mapped out a way to integrate Google Maps into your own learning focused classroom.

Speakers
avatar for Patrick Green

Patrick Green

Middle School Education Technology Coordinator, Singapore American School
Singapore


Saturday November 23, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
MPR1

1:30pm

The Good, the Great, and Rapid Change
Are you the teacher you want to be? Let's hope not! In a rapidly changing world, avoiding complacency is necessary not simply to understand what is now possible, but also to see what we can become when we push ourselves to new possibilities.

Speakers
avatar for Rushton Hurley

Rushton Hurley

Relentless optimist, language teacher, principal, nonprofit director, and one of the original Google Certified Teachers, NextVista.org
Rushton Hurley is an educator who believes this is a great time to teach. In his work, he has taught Japanese language, been principal of an online school, directed a professional development program, and succeeded as a social benefit entrepreneur. He loves creativity, collaborative innovation, and laughing at himself.A graduate of Trinity University in San Antonio, Rushton founded and is executive director of the educational nonprofit Next Vista... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
H207

1:30pm

The Other Scripts
Already tried doctopus, autoCrat or Fluabaroo? Then this session is for you. We will explore some of the less well-known and some up-and-coming scripts that can help save time and be more efficient. Come learn how you can automate your classroom by using built-in Google features, extensions and the white magic of Apps Script.

Speakers
avatar for Jay Atwood

Jay Atwood

Regional Director, India, Middle East, Africa & Asia, EdTechTeam
Jay is learner and a problem solver and believes that teachers should be professional learners more so than professional teachers. His experience working in international schools for the past 20 years and leading IB Psychology teacher training workshops around the world for the past 15 years has helped prepare him to be the first Regional Director for India, Middle East, Africa & Asia (IMEAA) for EdTechTeam. He brings experience teaching... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
MPR2

1:30pm

Moving your web-filter to the cloud with Google Apps and Securly
Securly is a cloud-based web-filter that has been built from the ground up for K-12 schools.  It is the only web-filter which is fully integrated with Google Apps for Education.  Securly allows for seamless filtering of your take-home Chromebooks and iPads as they move from the home to the school network and anywhere in-between.  This session will give you an overview of the product, answer questions on your current web-filtering needs and show you how easy it is to setup and trial at your school or district.

Speakers
avatar for Peter Henrie

Peter Henrie

Chief Operating Officer, Amplified IT
Peter Henrie is an authorized Google Education Trainer and one of the founding members of Amplified IT, an education-focused Google Apps Consultancy with a unique approach that focuses on empowering schools and districts. Peter began working with Google Apps for Education in 2009 at the University of St Andrews in Scotland. He quickly learned how powerful a tool it was within education and created Amplified IT to help schools ensure that... Read More →

Sponsors

Saturday November 23, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
H105

1:30pm

Lets build a collaborative project using Google Apps
This session is aimed at teachers that would like to move forward with using Google Apps in the classroom. The session will concentrate on the collaboration aspect of using Google Apps. We'll be using tools such as Drive, sites and Google mobile Apps suite. The aim is to produce a collaborative piece of work by the end of the session. You will need some understanding creating and sharing documents on Google Drive.

Speakers
avatar for Richard Poth

Richard Poth

EdTech Specialist, Korea International School
Richard is an Edtech Specialist at Korea International School, Panyo, South Korea, he is also a Google Certified Teacher and Trainer and an Apple Distinguished Educator.  He originally studied Performing Arts at Hertfordshire University, and moved into primary teaching in 2005 on the Graduate Training Programme in Southend-on-Sea in the UK. Before which he worked as a computer analyst and systems tester in the City of London. | | He moved... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
H102

1:30pm

Panther Apps: The ISKL Google Apps Story and tour of school
If you are interested in hearing about how Google Apps is used at ISKL come to this session. ISKL uses Google Apps extensively with over 7000 accounts for Faculty, Students and Parents, more than 290,000 Google Docs and Hundreds of Google Sites. ISKL is an established leader in the organizational integration of Google Apps. Through Student Portfolios, Class Web Sites, Resource Calendars, Parent Registrations, Assessments and Content Management and much, much more...Google Apps has proven to be ISKL's most powerful educational resource. 

After the Google Apps Story, David will give you a tour of ISKL. 

Speakers
DN

David Neudorf

Director of Technology, ISKL
Dave is currently the Director of Technology at the International School of Kuala Lumpur. He has been in international education for over 20 years and a Technology Leader in international schools for more than a decade working in Russia, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, Indonesia and most recently Malaysia.


Saturday November 23, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
H203

1:30pm

Using Google Tools to Break Borders and Build Global Collaboration!

It's time we stop letting the classroom walls dictate our borders!

Effective communicator, collaborator, critical thinker, enthusiastic learner--you may recognize some of these words from your school's mission/vision statement. But how do you teach these authentically?

Using Google Hangout, Google+ Communities, and Drive, I will show you how to connect and collaborate globally. Learn how to find other interested teachers through Communities and use Mystery Hangouts to connect with classes elsewhere in the world. You’ll even get some tips on dealing with problematic logistics, like time zones and languages. Let’s break some borders!


Speakers
ER

Emily Roth

ES Technology Integration Specialist, ISKL, Malaysia
This is my first year at ISKL and in a tech integration role. I've spent the last 11 years teaching at international schools around the world (Abu Dhabi, Guatemala, and Trinidad) from kindergarten to grade 4. I am a wife to a techie and mother of two energetic little girls who keep me very busy! I am passionate about global collaboration and helping kids create positive digital footprints from early on.


Saturday November 23, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
M259

1:30pm

Cloud Networking For Education
Addressing 1:1 initiatives and facilitating more efficient use of resources with Cisco cloud networking technology.

Speakers
JT

Johnny Tseng

CNG Partner Account Manager APJC, Cisco Systems
Johnny Tseng is the CNG PAM Specialist for the APJC region. Prior to joining Cisco under the CNG portfolio Johnny had worked as a solution consultant for an SI firm based in Los Angeles, CA. For additional information please visit his linkedin page


Saturday November 23, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Room H101 - Cisco Room

3:00pm

Assessment Using Forms
Sudah penat dengan kertas peperiksaaan bertimbum-timbun di meja menunggu anda untuk menyemak dan memberi markah? Sesi in akan memberi tumpuan kepada penggunaan Google Form dan Google Script untuk membuat penilaian, menyemak dan e-mel maklum balas kepada pelajar secara automatik hanya dengan menekan butang ‘hantar’.



Already tired of examination paper hoards at your desk waiting for you to give marks? This Session will focus on the use of Google Forms and Google Scripts to evaluate, grade and e-mail feedback to students automatically after pressing the submit button.

Speakers
avatar for H'ng Hui Chun

H'ng Hui Chun

Information Systems Manager, International School of Kuala Lumpur


Saturday November 23, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Room M257

3:00pm

10 ways to drive Google Apps adoption at your school
It's one thing to have Google Apps deployed at your school, it's another having everyone using it to its full potential. Learn the top ten best practices to implement at your school to drive Google Apps adoption for students, teachers and administration.  Peter will also showcase some Third Party Services and Applications that should be on every Google Apps domain.

Speakers
avatar for Peter Henrie

Peter Henrie

Chief Operating Officer, Amplified IT
Peter Henrie is an authorized Google Education Trainer and one of the founding members of Amplified IT, an education-focused Google Apps Consultancy with a unique approach that focuses on empowering schools and districts. Peter began working with Google Apps for Education in 2009 at the University of St Andrews in Scotland. He quickly learned how powerful a tool it was within education and created Amplified IT to help schools ensure that... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm
H105

3:00pm

Harnessing the Power of YouTube in Education
Create your own Youtube Channel and start harnessing the power of YouTube for learning with a YouTube Star Teacher. Spark conversations and inspire students with the short lessons from top-tier universities and global thought leaders hosted at Youtube/EDU. Search for age appropriate teacher generated resources aligned to the curriculum at YouTube/Teachers. Learn to aggregate content to your home page and curating your own collections of playlists. Share videos and playlists by embedding them in on your blog or class website.

Speakers
avatar for Patrick Green

Patrick Green

Middle School Education Technology Coordinator, Singapore American School
Singapore


Saturday November 23, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm
MPR1

3:00pm

Inspiring Your Staff with (FREE) Technology
Teachers are much closer than they think to being able to do great things with free tools from Google and others. In this session, we'll look at how to break down the barriers that (a) keep us from celebrating our successes and (b) hold us back from moving from good to great.

Speakers
avatar for Rushton Hurley

Rushton Hurley

Relentless optimist, language teacher, principal, nonprofit director, and one of the original Google Certified Teachers, NextVista.org
Rushton Hurley is an educator who believes this is a great time to teach. In his work, he has taught Japanese language, been principal of an online school, directed a professional development program, and succeeded as a social benefit entrepreneur. He loves creativity, collaborative innovation, and laughing at himself.A graduate of Trinity University in San Antonio, Rushton founded and is executive director of the educational nonprofit Next Vista... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm
H207

3:00pm

The new red pen: Providing student feedback without all that ink
One of the most important roles of a teacher is to provide students with quality feedback that will help them develop and learn. Red ink comments in the margins of essays is one way to do this and these have their place at times, however it is a bit old school. We'll play with several ways that Google Apps for Education allows you to provide your students with quality feedback in ways that you didn't think were possible. We will start with the basic and build up to some advanced automagical ways of helping your students continue to grow.

Speakers
avatar for Jay Atwood

Jay Atwood

Regional Director, India, Middle East, Africa & Asia, EdTechTeam
Jay is learner and a problem solver and believes that teachers should be professional learners more so than professional teachers. His experience working in international schools for the past 20 years and leading IB Psychology teacher training workshops around the world for the past 15 years has helped prepare him to be the first Regional Director for India, Middle East, Africa & Asia (IMEAA) for EdTechTeam. He brings experience teaching... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm
MPR2

3:00pm

Haiku LMS and Google Apps
What is Haiku LMS and how does it work with Google Apps?

In this session, Rik will introduce Haiku LMS, showcase its main features, and demonstrate its tight integration with Google Apps. He will explain his own school's journey with Haiku, from selection to roll-out, and offer advice for schools considering the product or starting out on deployment.

Speakers
avatar for Rik Millington

Rik Millington

Director of IT, ISP - International School @ ParkCity, KL
Rik is Director of IT at ISP, one of KL's newest and fastest growing international schools. 16 years in education, with 10 of those in school leadership roles, Rik has worked in the UK, the UAE, Philippines and now Malaysia.


Saturday November 23, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm
H102

3:00pm

Teaching Above the Line
Technology can certainly make learning more convenient, but what about transforming learning experiences altogether? In this session, two teachers from a one-to-one school will explore various ways that Google Apps can change (and have changed) the way students think about learning. See how Apps can open up endless possibilities for personalised learning, feedback, collaboration and authentic learning. Taking examples from existing classrooms, consider how you can change from the ‘sage on the stage’ to the ‘guide on the side’ while promoting genuine engagement and 21st Century skills in your learners. Our aim is for you to walk away with this session inspired with ready-to-go ideas for immediate implementation.

Speakers
avatar for Holly Fairbrother

Holly Fairbrother

Head of Media; Teacher of English and ICT
Holly Fairbrother has taught in the UK, Qatar, Malaysia and Singapore and came back to Qatar in 2014, where she is teaching media, English and ICT. | | She has taught English Language Arts and Literature for fifteen years and enjoys exploring how the use of technology can enhance the educational experience of all her learners. Holly is currently in the process of establishing a media department and is loving using her ed-tech skills in... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm
M259

3:00pm

Technical Deployment and Management of Google Apps for Education
The session will cover the proper roll out of Google Apps for Education and its services. Management will be discussed for the core services of Google Apps.

Speakers
avatar for Joseph Tanpoco

Joseph Tanpoco

Google Apps Specialist, Pixsell Pte Ltd
A man driven with passion in innovating life with technology, Joseph Tanpoco, engages himself in a variety of activities in IT most particularly in Google Apps, may it be on the education or business. He is one of the most sought after minds when it comes to Google Apps and his management of Google Apps domains is legendary. As one of the only certified Google Apps certified in Singapore, he dynamically updates himself by actively participating... Read More →


Saturday November 23, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm
H203

3:00pm

Using the GoogleApps script Doctopus to Bridge the Feature Gap [via Google Hangout from Bangkok]
GoogleApps doesn't do everything that Teachers want. However, it is fully Scriptable and in this session we will show you how to use Scripts to bridge the feature gap between GoogleApps and that-cool-but-unsupported-app-your-teacher-used-at-his-last-school.

And, to really Google it up, Pat will conduct the session via Google Hangout from Bangkok [while his awesome wife Jenny chaperones the live session at ISKL] 

Speakers
PF

Pat Frape

es tech coordinator, iskl
Tech | Education | Scripting | | Pat Frape spent 20 years working for North American startup companies before joining ISKL as the Elementary School Technical Coordinator in 2013. | | He has programmed Building Controls web appliances for Cisco Systems, trained end users on Oil packaging systems for Shell Oil and done everything from sweep the floors to make the midnight coffee runs at a half dozen other no-name operations. 


Saturday November 23, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm
H211
 
Sunday, November 24
 

8:30am

Fostering Creativity and Excellence (Keynote)
Give students the chance to show the talents and insights that traditional assignments rarely allow us to see. Far from fluff, creative uses of technology can help students understand the difference between merely getting something done, and making their work great. Join in, and get what you need to make this happen in the coming weeks!

Speakers
avatar for Rushton Hurley

Rushton Hurley

Relentless optimist, language teacher, principal, nonprofit director, and one of the original Google Certified Teachers, NextVista.org
Rushton Hurley is an educator who believes this is a great time to teach. In his work, he has taught Japanese language, been principal of an online school, directed a professional development program, and succeeded as a social benefit entrepreneur. He loves creativity, collaborative innovation, and laughing at himself.A graduate of Trinity University in San Antonio, Rushton founded and is executive director of the educational nonprofit Next Vista... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 8:30am - 9:30am
Theater

10:00am

Assessment Using Forms
Sudah penat dengan kertas peperiksaaan bertimbum-timbun di meja menunggu anda untuk menyemak dan memberi markah? Sesi in akan memberi tumpuan kepada penggunaan Google Form dan Google Script untuk membuat penilaian, menyemak dan e-mel maklum balas kepada pelajar secara automatik hanya dengan menekan butang ‘hantar’.




Already tired of examination paper hoards at your desk waiting for you to give marks? This Session will focus on the use of Google Forms and Google Scripts to evaluate, grade and e-mail feedback to students automatically after pressing the submit button.

Speakers
avatar for H'ng Hui Chun

H'ng Hui Chun

Information Systems Manager, International School of Kuala Lumpur


Sunday November 24, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
Room M257

10:00am

Beginners Guide to the New Google Apps Admin Console
Are you new to the world of administering your Google Apps domain or are you used to the old console and not sure where everything is in the new redesigned one?  This session will provide a beginners walk through of the Admin Console to better help you understand how to manage your domain.  Peter will show the ins and outs of how to provision users, group them in OU’s and set up their services.

Speakers
avatar for Peter Henrie

Peter Henrie

Chief Operating Officer, Amplified IT
Peter Henrie is an authorized Google Education Trainer and one of the founding members of Amplified IT, an education-focused Google Apps Consultancy with a unique approach that focuses on empowering schools and districts. Peter began working with Google Apps for Education in 2009 at the University of St Andrews in Scotland. He quickly learned how powerful a tool it was within education and created Amplified IT to help schools ensure that... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
H102

10:00am

Chrome Ninja Tips and Tricks
Using Google Chrome in the classroom allows staff and students to personalize their web experience. In this session you will learn how to use the omni box for more than just URL's, organize tabs for efficiency, create shortcuts for more productive searching and install apps and extensions that are useful in the classroom.

Speakers
avatar for Kim Randall

Kim Randall

Professional Development Specialist, Google Certified Teacher, Google Apps Certified Trainer, Apple Distinguished Educator, STAR Discovery Educator, CUE Lead Learner, EdTechTeam
Kim Randall, a native Californian, is a professional development specialist and an independent consultant, globetrotting around the country (and world) providing engaging and relevant professional development for educators and students. Her current clients include EdTechTeam, Discovery Education, Foothill College/Krause Center for Innovation, and CUE. Previously, Kim spent 10 years in the classroom, most recently as a technology teacher for... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
H105

10:00am

Doing Digital Media Activities with Google Tools
If technology generally can take learning to new heights, it's digital media specifically that can allow your students to leave their planet of mediocrity completely behind. Learn how various Google tools can help students draw and build upon what's available, show them talents they didn't know they have, and take their learning powerfully beyond the classroom.

Speakers
avatar for Rushton Hurley

Rushton Hurley

Relentless optimist, language teacher, principal, nonprofit director, and one of the original Google Certified Teachers, NextVista.org
Rushton Hurley is an educator who believes this is a great time to teach. In his work, he has taught Japanese language, been principal of an online school, directed a professional development program, and succeeded as a social benefit entrepreneur. He loves creativity, collaborative innovation, and laughing at himself.A graduate of Trinity University in San Antonio, Rushton founded and is executive director of the educational nonprofit Next Vista... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
Theater

10:00am

LM-YES! Using Google Sites as a Learning Management System
There's a ton of Learning Management Systems out there, but Google Drive and some fabulous Google Sites templates can help you manage your students, teachers, and content quickly, easily, and elegantly. Join Wendy as she takes you through a Site template to copy and get your online class up and running.

Speakers
avatar for Wendy Gorton

Wendy Gorton

Global Education Consultant, Ed Tech Team
Wendy is an enthusiastic ICT in education consultant and lifelong learner. She has taught 4th graders in Los Angeles, been an elementary technology coordinator in India, a university technology | specialist, online teacher, and curriculum developer and trainer around the world. Her Master's degree is in educational technology, where she focused on finding out how real-world science projects using technology increased motivation in her students... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
MPR1

10:00am

Sexy Sheets and Dirty Data
Let’s get a little geeky with Google Sheets. This session will give you hands-on experience with some of the features built into Sheets that will save you time and solve problems of practice. Learn some of the powerful tricks that Sheets can do that are missing from other spreadsheet applications you might know. We’ll be sure to explore some advanced formulae as well as powerful graphs, maps and charts. Some spreadsheet knowledge will be helpful, but a spirit of exploration and a desire to make your life easier are required.

Speakers
avatar for Jay Atwood

Jay Atwood

Regional Director, India, Middle East, Africa & Asia, EdTechTeam
Jay is learner and a problem solver and believes that teachers should be professional learners more so than professional teachers. His experience working in international schools for the past 20 years and leading IB Psychology teacher training workshops around the world for the past 15 years has helped prepare him to be the first Regional Director for India, Middle East, Africa & Asia (IMEAA) for EdTechTeam. He brings experience teaching... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
MPR2

10:00am

Creating Virtual Tours Using Google Earth
In this session we will explore how to use three tools found in Google Earth--Street View, Google 3d buildings, and Google Art Project--to construct virtual tours for your classroom. We will examine two different sorts of virtual tours, one to be used in class to immerse students more fully in the destination environment, and one to be used by students and parents while on trips such as a Week Without Walls. The presentation will briefly demo sample virtual tours, discuss how such tours fit into your lesson plans and learning objectives, as well as how to actually construct the tours. The presentation will be supported by a YouTube website that teachers can access and refer to when they return to their home schools and want to employ the techniques presented here. It should be a great opportunity for us to share what we each know about these powerful learning tools.

Speakers
DS

Dale Smith

Social Studies Teacher, International School of Kuala Lumpur
I have taught IB and AP Psychology, AP World History, European History and TOK for the past 15 years in Beirut, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur. I enjoy gadgets, all things tech, plus running, sailing and travel.


Sunday November 24, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
H211

10:00am

Using Google Docs at the Secondary Level
Come and learn ways to integrate the use of Google Docs into your secondary classroom! Use Google Docs to share information and encourage collaboration among students. Focus will be placed on the middle and secondary years. A basic knowledge of Google Docs is preferred but not necessary.

Speakers
avatar for Jessica Hale

Jessica Hale

Learning Innovation and Technology, Oasis International Schools
Jessica currently serves as the Learning Innovation and Technology Coordinator for the establishment of Oasis International School of Kuala Lumpur. Having been in the field of international education for 13 years, she is passionate about the integration of technology and 21st Century learning skills in all areas of the curriculum. She is an Apple Professional Developer, Apple Distinguished Educator, and Google Certified Trainer.


Sunday November 24, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
M259

11:30am

GAFE Summary
Pernah tertanya-tanya apa strategi pengajaran yang paling berkesan untuk bekerja dengan media dan pelajar-pelajar di dalam kelas?

Dalam bengkel ini, saya akan menunjukan bagaimana GAFE(Google Apps for Education) boleh meningkatkan kualiti pengajaran, menjimatkan masa guru dan meningkatkan minat pelajar. Bagaimana GAFE memungkinkan anda menyediakan maklum balas yang berkualiti.




Ever wonder what the most effective instructional strategies for working with the media and students in the classroom?

In this workshop, I will show how GAFE (Google Apps for Education) can improve teaching quality, save teachers' time and increase student interest. How GAFE allows you to provide your students with quality feedback in a way that you would not think is possible. 

Speakers
avatar for H'ng Hui Chun

H'ng Hui Chun

Information Systems Manager, International School of Kuala Lumpur


Sunday November 24, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
Room M257

11:30am

Chromebook Challenge: Make it your ONE Machine
Apps/Extensions & workflow/productivity tips
Have you taken the chromebook challenge? Could you make it the one machine you use? Come learn and share some some simple, yet powerful ways that allow you to use your chromebook as your ONE machine. I took the challenge and walked away converted and empowered with photo editing, video editing, web development, torrent streaming, and more all within this simple and powerful device!

Speakers
avatar for Michael Wacker

Michael Wacker

Chief Learning Officer, EdTechTeam
I am a lifetime learner that truly loves to engage, listen, and talk with folks smarter than myself. I enjoy designing and facilitating learning spaces for educators to inquire, share, reflect, and connect. Whenever possible I take time to work in classrooms, espouse the possibilities of 21st century connected and open learning, and facilitate discussions around questions that I have, or something I want to learn more about. I love learning... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
MPR1

11:30am

Email is for Old People
As much as many of us are addicted to our email, your students are not. If you want to communicate with them you should go to where they are...social networks. In this session we will explore how Google+ is being used to in one high school to create an online space for communication, collaboration and creative learning opportunities.

Speakers
avatar for Jay Atwood

Jay Atwood

Regional Director, India, Middle East, Africa & Asia, EdTechTeam
Jay is learner and a problem solver and believes that teachers should be professional learners more so than professional teachers. His experience working in international schools for the past 20 years and leading IB Psychology teacher training workshops around the world for the past 15 years has helped prepare him to be the first Regional Director for India, Middle East, Africa & Asia (IMEAA) for EdTechTeam. He brings experience teaching... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
MPR2

11:30am

Gettin Flippy with it: Using Youtube for Reverse Instruction
Enrich your classroom lessons through creating interactive YouTube videos. Be inspired by how educators like you are incorporating video into their lessons and “flipping” the classroom. Investigate using the YouTube video editing tools and annotation tools to create interactive video quizzes and “choose your own adventure” videos.

Speakers
avatar for Patrick Green

Patrick Green

Middle School Education Technology Coordinator, Singapore American School
Singapore


Sunday November 24, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
Theater

11:30am

Google Apps Admin Console Best Practices for Schools
Have you configured your Admin Console around the best practices for your school or district?  Peter will provide an overview of the Admin Console, which will include tips on user management, groups, services to have on and sometimes more importantly off.  As well as a guide to the objectionable content filter and why it is so needed in a school setting.  The default console does not come configured for a school environment so find out what settings you really should change by attending this session.

Speakers
avatar for Peter Henrie

Peter Henrie

Chief Operating Officer, Amplified IT
Peter Henrie is an authorized Google Education Trainer and one of the founding members of Amplified IT, an education-focused Google Apps Consultancy with a unique approach that focuses on empowering schools and districts. Peter began working with Google Apps for Education in 2009 at the University of St Andrews in Scotland. He quickly learned how powerful a tool it was within education and created Amplified IT to help schools ensure that... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
H102

11:30am

Pimp My Site
Google Sites are amazing, and not always utilized to their full potential. They also have a habit of looking kind of clunky. In this workshop I will look at a few quick simple ways to “Pimp Your Site” including.

* How to make beautiful banners quickly and easily
* Getting rid of some of the annoying settings in Google Sites
* Managing menus and navigation
* Using Google Drawings create amazing link zones
* Working with color schemes
* Dealing with images, transparency and alignment.

Speakers
avatar for Shaun Kirkwood

Shaun Kirkwood

Fun Cultivator, Singapore American School
I am an Elementary EdTech Coach at Singapore American School. I work with grade level teams to develop activities and workflows using iPads and other technology. In the past I was a Civil Engineer, which means I love the maker movement, and am an avid tinkerer and supporter of projects like 20% time within the school day. | | When not at school I am a keen traveler and photographer, and have presented at a variety of educational conferences... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
H105

11:30am

Getting Geeky with Forms, Spreadsheets & Scripts
In this session learn how to leverage Google Forms, Google Spreadsheets and scripts to create an Ecosystem that solves problems of practice. This session will focus on using the tools to create formative assessments that grade, level and email feedback to students immediately after pressing the submit button. The concepts learned in this session can be applied to many areas of practice in order to automate the way that data is gathered, analyzed and stored.

Speakers
avatar for Evan Scherr

Evan Scherr

Evan is a Google Certified Teacher with over 9 years of experience in the Educational Technology field. He specializes in solving problems of practice through the meaningful uses of technology in education.  He is also currently working towards his second Master's degree in Technology Leadership at Teachers College of Columbia University.


Sunday November 24, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
M259

11:30am

Cloud Networking For Education
Addressing 1:1 initiatives and facilitating more efficient use of resources with Cisco cloud networking technology.

Speakers
JT

Johnny Tseng

CNG Partner Account Manager APJC, Cisco Systems
Johnny Tseng is the CNG PAM Specialist for the APJC region. Prior to joining Cisco under the CNG portfolio Johnny had worked as a solution consultant for an SI firm based in Los Angeles, CA. For additional information please visit his linkedin page


Sunday November 24, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
Room H101 - Cisco Room

11:30am

ILOCARE - Child Safety Solution
The development of i-Locare is a Location Based Service (LBS) platform for an IP/GPS & GSM capable mobile device that requires knowledge of where about the mobile device is. Our i-Locare services is an application enabler that allow friends to find each other, parents to locate their children, mapping and tracking, location aware services that ride on our location based service platform via any GPS enabled devices, mobile devices and location aware services.
We have demonstrated the capability of i-Locare platform by rolling out Child Monitoring and Safety services. Utilising this services, parents can keep track on the movement and whereabouts of their children. The service will also allow parents to determine the safe zone for the kids and any movement in and out of those pre-set zone would be communicated by the platform to the parents. The first trial and pilot testing on the Child Monitoring and Safety application have been successfully carried out in Q1 2013 with our strategic partner and mobile telco providers.

Speakers

Sunday November 24, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
H211

1:30pm

Collaboration Using GMail & Drive
Collaboration ... Kerjasama... Saya faham apa maksudnya tetapi dalam pendidikan, bagaimankah kita menggunakan kaedah ini? Sesi ini memberikan anda peluang untuk mengalami apa itu Kerjasama dengan menggunakan GMail & Google Drive dan bagaimana anda boleh menggabungkannya dalam pendidikan dan kehidupan harian anda.



Collaboration...collaboration! This session will give you the chance to experience how GAFE improves collaboration. GMail & Google Drive can be used successfully in education and in your daily life.

Speakers
avatar for Lee Choon Keong

Lee Choon Keong

IT Advisor, Greenschool Sdn Bhd


Sunday November 24, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Room M257

1:30pm

GMAIL - Attacking the workflow (Intermediate)
Labels, Folders, Links, Labs, Archive... Attack your Gmail and walk away with strategies and applied tips and tricks on how to clean up the mess of your email.

Speakers
avatar for Michael Wacker

Michael Wacker

Chief Learning Officer, EdTechTeam
I am a lifetime learner that truly loves to engage, listen, and talk with folks smarter than myself. I enjoy designing and facilitating learning spaces for educators to inquire, share, reflect, and connect. Whenever possible I take time to work in classrooms, espouse the possibilities of 21st century connected and open learning, and facilitate discussions around questions that I have, or something I want to learn more about. I love learning... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
MPR1

1:30pm

Mapping with Google Maps Engine Lite
Come take a tour of Google's recently announced Maps Engine Lite. Learn how to draw on, style, layer, and import data into your maps. Sharing and collaborating your powerful custom maps is easy and we'll highlight ideas for classroom use and sample maps!

Speakers
avatar for Kim Randall

Kim Randall

Professional Development Specialist, Google Certified Teacher, Google Apps Certified Trainer, Apple Distinguished Educator, STAR Discovery Educator, CUE Lead Learner, EdTechTeam
Kim Randall, a native Californian, is a professional development specialist and an independent consultant, globetrotting around the country (and world) providing engaging and relevant professional development for educators and students. Her current clients include EdTechTeam, Discovery Education, Foothill College/Krause Center for Innovation, and CUE. Previously, Kim spent 10 years in the classroom, most recently as a technology teacher for... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
MPR2

1:30pm

One Script to rule them all - The power of the Autocrat document creation script
Personalized document creation, emailed & hyperlinked in minutes.

The AutoCrat script is quite a simple script, but one that will help ease your workload like no other, particularly if you have to create mountains of personalized documents. This is a great first script to learn, and perfect for administrators and classroom teachers alike.

In this presentation I'll take you through:
* The basic “Mail Merge” document creation using the Google Script "Autocrat"
* Using the script to automatically email a PDF or Google Doc to one or many people.
* Demonstrate how to link this to a Google Form.
* Give you a wide variety of examples of practical use in classrooms and administration

Speakers
avatar for Shaun Kirkwood

Shaun Kirkwood

Fun Cultivator, Singapore American School
I am an Elementary EdTech Coach at Singapore American School. I work with grade level teams to develop activities and workflows using iPads and other technology. In the past I was a Civil Engineer, which means I love the maker movement, and am an avid tinkerer and supporter of projects like 20% time within the school day. | | When not at school I am a keen traveler and photographer, and have presented at a variety of educational conferences... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
H105

1:30pm

Q&A with A Googler
Come and ask any questions that you have about Google in Educaiton.

Speakers
avatar for Suan Yeo

Suan Yeo

Head, Google Enterprise Education, Google
Like you, Suan cares deeply about the next generation of students. Education is the single most powerful weapon to change the world, and Suan is pushing the boundaries in 2016. As an Education Evangelist for Google in Asia-Pacific, Suan gets to do really cool things that matter. The best part of his job is creating magic moments for teachers and students the first time they use technology, creating the “ah-ha” moments. A Googler for... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
H102

1:30pm

PANEL: Level Up! Taking Your Professional Development to the Next Step with Google's Training Opportunities
Join a panel of Google Certified Teachers and Trainers to delve into Google's two main professional development prgraoms, the Google Certified Teacher program and the Google Apps for Education program. We'll review applications, best practices, tips and tricks, and even Google's multiple free, do-it-yourself resources.

Speakers
avatar for Wendy Gorton

Wendy Gorton

Global Education Consultant, Ed Tech Team
Wendy is an enthusiastic ICT in education consultant and lifelong learner. She has taught 4th graders in Los Angeles, been an elementary technology coordinator in India, a university technology | specialist, online teacher, and curriculum developer and trainer around the world. Her Master's degree is in educational technology, where she focused on finding out how real-world science projects using technology increased motivation in her students... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Theater

1:30pm

Managing your school's content with Google Apps
Schools got a lot of stuff. Managing all that stuff can be a real challenge. Google Apps has been an effective Content Management Solution for ISKL. In this session we will demonstrate how various departments have used Google Sites and other Google Apps services to manage their content in efficient, easy and manageable ways.

Speakers
avatar for Rami Madani

Rami Madani

Director of Learning, ISKL
Rami Madani is ISKL's Director of Learning. Rami is a strong promoter of integrating Google Apps to enhance the effectiveness of school systems.
DN

David Neudorf

Director of Technology, ISKL
Dave is currently the Director of Technology at the International School of Kuala Lumpur. He has been in international education for over 20 years and a Technology Leader in international schools for more than a decade working in Russia, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, Indonesia and most recently Malaysia.


Sunday November 24, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
H211

1:30pm

Teaching Above the Line
Technology can certainly make learning more convenient, but what about transforming learning experiences altogether? In this session, two teachers from a one-to-one school will explore various ways that Google Apps can change (and have changed) the way students think about learning. See how Apps can open up endless possibilities for personalised learning, feedback, collaboration and authentic learning. Taking examples from existing classrooms, consider how you can change from the ‘sage on the stage’ to the ‘guide on the side’ while promoting genuine engagement and 21st Century skills in your learners. Our aim is for you to walk away with this session inspired with ready-to-go ideas for immediate implementation.

Speakers
avatar for Abena Bailey

Abena Bailey

Teaching & Learning Advisor, Nexus International School
Having previously taught in Poland, Thailand and the UK, Abena Bailey is currently working in Nexus International School, (Malaysia) as an English (ELA) teacher and Teaching & Learning Advisor for IB. In her 12 years of experience, Abena has provided professional development in her roles as ICT integrator, teacher trainer and Certified GApps Trainer. She believes that educational technology can transform the educational experience when employed... Read More →


Sunday November 24, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
M259

1:30pm

Cloud Networking For Education
Addressing 1:1 initiatives and facilitating more efficient use of resources with Cisco cloud networking technology.

Speakers
JT

Johnny Tseng

CNG Partner Account Manager APJC, Cisco Systems
Johnny Tseng is the CNG PAM Specialist for the APJC region. Prior to joining Cisco under the CNG portfolio Johnny had worked as a solution consultant for an SI firm based in Los Angeles, CA. For additional information please visit his linkedin page


Sunday November 24, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Room H101 - Cisco Room

3:00pm

Closing Keynote - The Relevant Teacher
Speakers
avatar for Patrick Green

Patrick Green

Middle School Education Technology Coordinator, Singapore American School
Singapore


Sunday November 24, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Theater