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Google Earth August 2013
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 11:00:00 PM UTC - Wednesday, August 14, 2013 12:30:00 AM UTC
Google Earth: Take your lessons INTO this world
Prerequisite - all participants must have a Google Earth account prior to the session. http://www.google.com/earth/index.html 

Take your lessons INTO the world using GoogleEarth. This session will introduce you to GoogleEarth, demonstrate and evaluate tools available using GoogleEarth, offer advanced support to those already using GoogleEarth, provide time for individual exploration, and more. A question/answer period will be available to help with individual questions. It’s OK2Ask ®.

As a result of this session and through individual follow-up, teachers will:
• Explore what GoogleEarth is and a few of its teaching features. 
• Evaluate selected tools available in GoogleEarth for use in your curriculum. 
• Explore topics and lesson ideas that could be enhanced using GoogleEarth. 
• Learn how to create a basic GoogleEarth placemarker. 
• Find solutions to individual questions or practical problems using GoogleEarth. 
• (follow-up) Create a GoogleEarth project or lesson to use with your students

Applicable NETS-T standards (2008)*: 1b, 2a and b, 3d

* The text of these standards is copyrighted. Please read the full text at ISTE’s NETS-T page: http://www.iste.org/Libraries/PDFs/NETS-T_Standards.sflb.ashx

**Read more about technology comfort levels for OK2Ask here. We suggest these levels to be fair to all who attend. If you sign up for a session that is above your comfort level, you may have difficulty keeping up. Please plan to watch the archived recording after the session to catch up on things you missed.

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