The Google Teacher Academy is a FREE professional development experience designed to help primary and secondary educators from around the globe get the most from innovative technologies. Each Academy is an intensive, one-day event where participants get hands-on experience with Google’s free products and other technologies, learn about innovative instructional strategies, receive resources to share with colleagues, and immerse themselves in an innovative corporate environment. Upon completion, Academy participants become Google Certified Teachers who share what they learn with other primary and secondary educators in their local region.
All applications to the Google Teacher Academy must be submitted using the online form. Only completed applications submitted before the deadline will be considered.
*NOTE: Each applicant to the Google Teacher Academy is REQUIRED to produce and submit an original one minute video on EITHER of the following topics: “Motivation and Learning” OR “Classroom Innovation.” Be as creative as you like.
To learn more about the Google Certified Teacher Program and how to apply for the Google Teacher Academy, visit their website at http://www.google.com/educators/gta.html