Google Teacher Academy is a very worthwhile experience. While not everyone can work it out to go to Chicago on September 24th, it is worth going through it just to be a part of the teacher resources made available after you go through the course. The networking is phenomenal.
So, you've got the weekend, what is your excuse. Get out the webcam and try. I can't hurt but it is a great opportunity. So, send in your application. I'll tell you, of all of the things on my wall, I get asked about the Google Certified Teacher MORE than any thing else. It seems to be the thing that impresses the parents, for some reason.
For those who think this is only Google-ganda -- actually we are allowed to talk about all kinds of tools at this event.
Good luck and Good Googling!
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