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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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Peter Lake

iTelescope.net, Yarra Valley Grammar Parent
Amateur Astronomer, IT Service Manager
Peter Lake is an Amateur Astronomer, Member of the AAVSO, and Variable Stars South. Peter operates a remote telescope in New Mexico, USA through the iTelescope.net organisation, and has worked with school students in the US, France, Ukraine and Australia. iTelescope.net is a partner with University of Arizona and the NASA Goddard Space flight center's OSIRIS-Rex Target Asteroids program and performs regular observation sessions on asteroids. In 2012 Peter featured in Fraser Cain's Virtual Star Parties demonstrating the power of Google+ Hangouts on air. In December 2012 Peter worked with the #deSTEMber Event and +Girlstart to broadcast a world first exo-planet transit live in a Google+ hangout on air. Students from Yarra Valley Grammar have participated in a variable star observation session for the AAVSO that contributed data supporting a research mission on the Hubble Space Telescope. Peter also runs the popular astronomy blog AARTScope.blogspot.com and has worked in the IT Industry for 32 years currently in the role of Service Delivery Manager.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, October 3