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Have you purchased tickets yet for the Summit in Fresno? Early bird registration is ending soon.

Killer Keynotes...
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https://ca.gafesummit.com/fresno
We invite you to join us for the EdTechTeam Fresno Summit Featuring Google for EducationIn Partnership With Two Full Days of Learning This two-day high-intensity 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 Global Leaders in Google for Education Training The program features Google for Education Innovative Educators, Google for E...
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Interested in some casual PD? Meet at Goldsteins in tower at 5PM night!!
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Sounds good, I will get there around 5:30 after Track practice 
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On another note, how about a GEG Face-to-Face meetup the first few weeks of February... 

What day of the week works best for most?
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I setup an event for tomorrow at Golsteins at 5pm... Hope you all can make it!
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Following up on Burt's post from yesterday, here's a chance to save 10% on registration!
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Great Share from +Chris Bell 
 
Whether you agree or disagree with the Common Core (or live in a country where this is not the standard), this is just one example of the Engaged Community element we have laid out in our #futureready  honeycomb framework https://www.edtechteam.com/futureready/ . Getting parents involved in teaching and learning (and EdTech) is IMPERATIVE-especially at the primary and elementary levels. 

If you don't spend the time to educate parent on learning initiatives, then you won't have the support needed to sustain the change effort.
WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) — Any adult who has tried to help a second-grader with homework has noticed math is not what it used to be. After parents learn the strategies, educators say, they're more willing to get on board with Common Core math amid criticism from some politicians, from fellow parents, on social media and from celebrities like Louis C.K., who complained Common Core math made his daughters cry. Nearly all states are using Common Core l...
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Can't wait to welcome fellow educators and dreamers to Des Plaines District 62 for the Illinois Winter Summit featuring Google for Education! Register now and take advantage of early bird pricing! http://il.gafesummit.com/winter
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Looking forward to this great event!
 
Another #ipad  event announced this fall! This one-day, engaging and hands-on event near Boston, MA focuses on the purposeful integration of the iPad for teaching & learning. Join us!
Learn more at ma.iossummits.com.
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There is still time to head to the north valley and learn at the first annual GAFE Summit in Modesto...

http://ca.gafesummit.com/stanislaus
We invite you to join us for the 1st Annual EdTechTeam Stanislaus Summit Featuring Google for Education in Partnership With[![Stanislaus County Office of Education logo](http://www.stancoe.org/images/scoe-logo-updated.jpg)](http://www.stancoe.org/) Two Full Days of Learning This two-day high-intensity event focuses on deploying, integrating, and using Google Apps for Education (and other Google tools) to promote student learning in K-12 and highe...
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LOVE This. 
 
Proud to be a part of @bsdfutureready Special thanks to +Michael Wacker +James Sanders +Mark Wagner and the rest of the +EdTechTeam this is the start of our messaging efforts - more to come!
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Excited to announce that the +EdTechTeam Melbourne West #gafesummit will have Google Expeditions Day 1! Day 2 will have sessions by +Jim Sill on using Google Cardboard to create your own classroom expedition! Don't miss out! Register now melbourne.gafesummit.com

+Michael Poke +Chris Betcher +Chris Harte +Anthony Speranza
Bringing immersive and educational virtual reality journeys to schools, teachers, and students around the world.
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We had them recently come to the school and it was truly an unbelievable experience for scholars.
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Bakersfield
Sat, September 26, 2015, 7:00 PM PDT
Ridgeview High School

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California is a LOT hotter than Iowa. Excited to learn with like minded folks from the West Coast!

I will be presenting on GAFE Admin topics, so IT folks, I look forward to meeting you.
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this looks like a stellar cast.
 
Join us the 28th and 29th of September in the capital city of South Australia for the Adelaide #gafesummit ! Learn more at adelaide.gafesummit.com
+Chris Betcher +Wes Warner +Jim Sill +Kimberley Hall 
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  • FCOE
    Ed Tech Coordinator, 2004 - 2015
  • Clovis East High School
    Percussion Director, 1996 - 2013
  • Accenture
    Analyst, 2001 - 2004
  • EdTechTeam
    Director of Innovation, 2015 - present
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I'm an avid learning of all things technology, music & beer.  I've been working with technology (in Corporate business, non-profit, and education) since 1997.   I've been teaching music (percussion) since 1996!

I am a Google Certified Teacher (Boulder, 2009), Authorized Google Education Trainer, and Apple Distinguished Educator (2011).
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  • California State University, Fresno
    Business Administration, 1996 - 2000
  • Fresno Pacific University
    Educational Technology, 2011 - 2014
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