Ohio Google Summit

May 15-17, 2023 | Sandusky, OH | #ITIP23

Join K-12 educators for the 13th annual ITIP Ohio Google Summit at the Kalahari Convention Center in Sandusky, Ohio.  2023 is a hybrid event, allowing presenters and attendees the option to participate live in-person or virtually with on-demand sessions.  Choose from compelling concurrent and deep dive sessions about combining Google and Google-friendly tools with cutting-edge best practices in educational technology and great teaching!  Sessions will be presented by Google for Education Certified Trainers, Innovators and Coaches, Google Educators, Technology Coordinators, Tech Integrationists, Principals, Curriculum Specialists, and most importantly, "Googley" classroom teachers sharing how they use Google in their classrooms

New this year is the Advanced Googlers strand! These sessions spotlight advanced functions of Google tools and allow presenters to focus on new and/or high-level features & practices.


Keynote: Eric Curts

Poke a Stick at It: Being a Lifelong EdTech Learner

What do you do when you don’t know how to do something? How we answer that will greatly affect how we teach and how our students learn. In this session we will explore what it means to "Poke a stick at it", share our own experiences, and gain lots of resources for becoming a life-long EdTech learner.

Eric has been in education for 31 years, and currently serves as a Technology Integration Specialist for SPARCC in North Canton, Ohio where he oversees Google for Education implementation, training, and support, as well as other technology integration initiatives. Eric is an authorized Google Education Trainer and Innovator, and provides training to schools, organizations, and conferences throughout Ohio and across the country. He is a co-leader of the Ohio Google Educator Group at bit.ly/gegohio. Eric runs the award-winning blog www.ControlAltAchieve.com where all of his edtech resources can be found, and is the author of the book "Control Alt Achieve: Rebooting Your Classroom with Creative Google Projects".

Eric Curts

Educator, Author, Speaker

Website - ControlAltAchieve.com

Twitter - @ericcurts

Pre-Conference Session May 15

YouTube Can Do That?!

With billions of videos on YouTube it is a powerful tool for teaching and learning. But are you getting the most out of it? Supercharge your YouTube usage with loads of tips and tricks including picture in picture, keyboard shortcuts, managing and downloading captions, timestamps, synchronized note-taking tools, accessing public domain audio and sound clips, helpful extensions, converting videos, embedding videos, and more!