Google Admin Bootcamp - Meridian Tech

What is a Google Admin Bootcamp?

The Google Admin Bootcamp is specifically designed for district IT directors/administrators or those involved in the administration of G-Suite for Education who want a better understanding of the management tools and feature of G Suite for Education, and Chromebooks. A next level training, this event will help you take the next step to lead your organization in their Google App implementation.

When and where is the Event?

The Bootcamp will be held on the campus of Meridian Technology Center, Stillwater, OK.

Thursday, January, 30th, 2020  8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

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Who Should Attend?

The Google Admin Bootcamp is specifically designed for individuals who are involved in the setup, management and configuration of G Suite for Education and Chromebooks. Prior experience is not required. The Admin Bootcamp will be helpful for individuals just getting started with G Suite for Education as well as those who have been using it but would like to explore new features and best practices to ensure their users, data, and devices are being used to their fullest potential.

Why Attend?

  • Time for collaboration with other IT Administrators and Technology Directors.
  • Lifetime access to the GCA community
  • Information on becoming a Google Certified Administrator
  • The latest information on Chromebooks
  • Experienced, certified, instructors
  • Accurate, and up-to-date information on Google security and privacy issues.
  • Information on upcoming features and changes.
  • Best-practices recommendations for setting up and managing your domain.

Your Instructor

John Sowash is a G Suite Certified Administrator who is deeply familiar with the management of G suite for Education and Chromebooks. Not only is John familiar with the Google Admin console, he is also a former classroom teacher and school principal who understand best practices for configuring technology to meet the needs of teachers and their students. John is a passionate presenter who enjoy helping schools around the world use technology to improve student learning.  

Learning Topics

Configuring your Domain

  • Understanding organizational units
  • User management tips
  • Configuring core services
  • Using GAM to manage your domain

Managing your Data & Systems

  • Creating and managing Google Groups
  • Setting up Administrative roles
  • New reports and usage metrics

Manage Devices

  • Chrome Browser
  • Chromebook deployment tips
  • Managing Android Apps on ChromeOS

Safety and Security

  • Security settings and configuration
  • Data retention with Google Vault
  • Data privacy concerns and discussion
  • State and Federal compliance policies


Cost and Registration

The Google Admin Bootcamp cost $199 and includes the following: 

  • A full day of detailed training on the configuration and management of G Suite for Education and Chromebooks. 
  • Digital documentation to help you setup, configure and manage your domain and users.
  • A comprehensive Chromebook deployment guide.
  • Lunch and snacks on-site

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