Google – Education on Air

Ben ForteChromebook, Edtech, Google Apps


Last month Google announced Education on Air—the free online conference for educators May 8-9. As of this week you can now check out the full schedule of sessions. I’ll be taking part as a speaker on day 2 of the event.

Day 1- Leading for the future: From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET hear from speakers who will challenge us to innovate and improve education. In the kickoff session, panelists will tackle the question “What are the skills of the future?”. Keynote speakers include actor and Reading Rainbow host LeVar Burton, Google Vice President Laszlo Bock, Google Science Fair 2012 winner Brittany Wenger, and education experts Sir Michael Barber and Michel Fullan, OC. There are educator panels on “transforming learning with technology” and “empowering students.”

Day 2- Shaping the classroom today: From 7 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. ET there are over 100 sessions led by educators from 12 countries and 29 U.S. states. Sessions have been designed to offer practical advice and examples. Find ones you like and add them to your calendar. Sessions include:

Register today on the website or learn more in the blog post. You can help spread the word about this free event by sharing the announcement Google+ post and tweet.

I am presenting a session title Simple Chromebook deployment you can connect and watch my live at 4:30pm on the 9th May 2015 if you click here