Save yourself a few steps, and some money! That book you want to purchase on Amazon or Goodreads? It might be available to borrow from your local library! Chrome's "Library Extension" lets you check your local library immediately, while you're in Amazon or Goodreads. [Note: As of this publication date, also available at Barnes and Noble, AR BookFinder, and Google Books! ] How cool is that?! I made this mini slide tutorial to demonstrate how the extension works.
The amount of professional development the Team continually provides throughout the year to educators around the world is staggering, as evidenced by the interactive map on the EdTechTeam Events page.
And there's something for everyone at these events: from newbie to geek.
Because I can't make all of the Google Summits due to time, budget, and travel issues (and other priorities such as family), I love that the EdTech Team makes Summit presentations available publicly, long after the event!
Here's a 4-minute YouTube demo for finding past Google Summit presentations, both on the Web and on your mobile device:
Thanks to the EdTech Team for sharing resources for all of us to enjoy, long after the Summit is over.