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We invite you to join us for the second annual Google in Education Singapore Summit to be held at the Singapore American School on September 7 and 8, 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. 


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 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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Sunday, September 8 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
What to do with Google Earth

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Google Earth offers a number of dynamic ways of extending the imagination of students
as they respond to what they read and learn in Humanities (Geography, History) and 
Language Arts (English literature and Foreign Languages). With some basic training 
on the features of Google Earth, students can learn to create amazing, interactive 
explorations the social, historical and cultural scope of what they have studied. 

In this session, I will demonstrate four simple and successful ways to use Google Earth in 
the humanities and language-arts: Google smart Image search, Google Treasure Hunts, 
narrated audio tours using Google Earth, and review the ever-popular Google Lit Trip.

This 60 minute workshop gives an introduction to the pedagogical and technical 
knowledge needed to bring literature, history and geography to life in these four 
interesting and engaging ways. 

Speakers
avatar for Nigel Reid

Nigel Reid

Head of Department for English A, Chatsworth International School Singapore
From Northern Ireland originally, I teach English Language and Literature in international schools, working with IB Diploma, MYP and IGCSE. I have worked in the UK, Qatar and now in Singapore where I am Head of Department for English A at Chatsworth International School, Orchard. | | My current interest is in the implementation of a middle school 1:1 Apple program and finding new and exciting ways to incorporate Web 2.0 and Google Apps in... Read More →


Sunday September 8, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
C - Middle School Library

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