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Yarra Valley Grammar SchoolOctober 3 and 4, 2013 We invite you to join us for the first annual Google in Education Melbourne Summit to be held atYarra Valley Grammar School on October 3 and 4, 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. 

Register 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.

Resources can be found here.
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Chris Betcher

Technology Integration Specalist
Sydney, Australia
Chris Betcher initially started his career as an art teacher but over the years has drifted into graphics, webdesign, multimedia, video production, and pretty much anything to do with technology and computers. He is particularly intrigued by how digital tools can be used to improve student learning. He currently works as the ICT Integrator at PLC Sydney, where he assists teachers and students discover how digital technology can make learning more fun, creative, engaging and meaningful. He has teaching experience in Australia and Canada, and has presented at numerous education conferences throughout Australia and overseas.

He is a Google Certified Teacher, a Google Apps for Education Certified Trainer, an Adobe Education Leader, and is a regular host of the Google Educast on the Edreach Network. He has a curious mind, asks way too many questions, and loves making interesting things out of zeroes and ones.

He was recently named the 2013 ICT Educator of the Year by the Australian Council for Computers in Education, and was also the inaugural recipient of the Australiasian Educational Media Award in 2010. Chris blogs at www.chrisbetcher.com.