Going 1:1 with Google in Education at Hillsborough Township Public Schools
Moderated by Kevin Hogan, eSchool News, Editor-at-Large
Date: Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Time: 3:00 pm EST / 12:00 pm PST
Duration: 1 hour
In this webinar, you’ll hear directly from educators at Hillsborough Township Public Schools in New Jersey about how they have gone 1:1 with Google in Education solutions across their District. The District is committed to providing a superior education for all its students, to build their passion for learning and prepare them for their future careers.
Hillsborough schools have rolled out an extensive 1:1 program, which includes tablets with Google Play for Education in grades K-4 and Chromebooks in grades 5-12. During this webinar the IT Director will be joined by a classroom teacher and they will share more about their technology journey and the impact these changes have had for educators and students.
Education Team, Google
Kristin is a member of the Google in Education team, helping schools to transform their classrooms with the help of open, affordable technology. Before starting with Google, she was focused on computer-based learning for professionals as a part of the marketing team at Enspire Learning, a small company that designs online simulations, courses, and games for corporate training.
Joel T. Handler
Director of Technology, HIllsborough Township Public Schools
Joel T. Handler is the Director of Technology for the Hillsborough School Township Public Schools in New Jersey. He has two masters degrees, one in Computer Science and another in Educational Administration from Rutgers University. He has presented at several New Jersey venues including Techspo, and NJASA, NY/NJ Google Apps Summit and ISTE 2012. Under his leadership, the district has made great strides in technology integration in a short amount of time thereby transforming the delivery of instruction and the learning of all students K-12.