Submitted by Fiona Beal
We are pleased to announce that SchoolNet, Dainfern College and the amazing EdTech team from the USA are hosting a South Africa Summit featuring Google for Education in Johannesburg at Dainfern College on July 3rd and 4th 2014. We are really thrilled about this after the enormous success experienced at the first Google Summit in Africa which we hosted with Parklands College and the EdTechteam in Cape Town in 2013. We are also offering pre-summit workshops for a limited number of delegates – see http://za.gafesummit.com/2014/pre
What is a Summit featuring Google in Education?
This is a very popular, high intensity two-day event that focuses on deploying, integrating, and using Google Apps for Education and other Google Tools to promote student learning in K-12 and higher education. These not-to-be missed Summits are held all over the world http://www.gafesummit.com/ . The EdTechTeam South Africa Summit featuring Google for Education brings together world-class educational technology leaders. All presenters are Google Certified Teachers, Google Apps for Education Certified Trainers, Google Employees, or teachers with local success stories! Take a look at the website for the South African summit at http://za.gafesummit.com/ . (More will be added to the conference website in the coming days so check back often for more information. )
Register before June 2nd for the early bird rate
Take a look at http://za.gafesummit.com/2014/registration for the current rates for the Summit. We invite you to register ASAP 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. The closing date for early bird registrations is June 2nd
This is a one-day workshop held prior to the event with its own separate pricing. It takes place on July 2, 2014 (8:30 AM – 3:30 PM). Please see the workshops on offer at http://za.gafesummit.com/2014/pre
Join us at Dainfern College on July 3rd and 4th
We would love you to join us at this event and also make it known to your education contacts.