Join a group of individuals transforming education with Google and across the world. The Google for Education team is looking for the most creative minds in education who empower students, teachers, and administrators. We’re looking for leaders who are excited to drive school transformation, advocate for innovative technologies, and grow professionally. The Certified Innovator program is a 12-month professional development experience — including mentorship, online learning activities, and a face-to-face Innovation Academy focused on helping new Innovators launch a transformative project. After these 12 months, Innovators stay engaged with ongoing innovation projects and special opportunities from Google for Education to advocate for transformative technologies and practices.
For more information, please visit certifiedinnovators.com. Pro-tip: Make a copy of this Short Answers doc to brainstorm and collect your ideas, and submit your application when you’re ready. goo.gl/eJYw3Y
Key Dates for This Application
Monday, April 2nd: Applications open
Friday, May 18th: Applications close at 11:59 PM PST
Week of May 28th: Applicants notified and virtual learning begins for cohort
May 28th-July 9th: Weekly pre-academy and virtual learning/assignments
Monday, July 9th – Wednesday, July 11th : In-person academy at Google Venice
Wednesday, July 11th: Ongoing virtual learning and development and project support
January 2019: Midway Virtual Meetup and Check-in
July 2019: Final submission of Innovation Project, blog, and online showcase attendance
If you have any questions, please contact email@example.com. Good luck!