Google is “hosting the “Google Geo Teachers Institute” event, a FREE professional development experience designed to help educators get the most from Google’s Geo products and technologies. Geo Teachers Institute is an intensive, two-day event where participants get hands-on experience with Google’s Geo products: Google Earth, Google Maps, and SketchUp, including a focus on features like Mars, Moon and Sky in Google Earth. Attendees will learn about innovative instructional strategies and receive resources to share with colleagues. Google Geo Education team hopes this event will empower educators to bring the world’s geographic information to students in a compelling, fresh, and fun way,” writes Google. To apply, click here to send e-mail.