Episode 11, February 15, 2017

February 16, 2017

We took January off, but the GSFE Admins are back with Episode 11 of the podcast. We discuss some new items in the Admin Console (Play Store) and some of the settings in the admin console that may not be what you thought they were.


Episode 10, December 19, 2016

December 20, 2016

It's the holiday season. The Admins discuss some of the wonderful gits that are new from Google and other companies. Listen as we talk about Clever, Google Home, Google Wifi, Phillips Hue and Wemo.


Episode 9, November 14, 2016

November 17, 2016

Live from the MWGS, the GAFE Admins discuss new sites, GAM, and what could break some of your workflows, the change in forms that now uses "email" instead of "username"


Episode 8, October 11, 2016

October 12, 2016

Live from ITEC in Des Moines, IA, the Admins discuss FUD. Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt. Topics range from what is allowed or not allowed in the Admins districts to whitelisting vs black listing.  The Audience asks a few questions too.


Episode 7, September 12, 2016

September 13, 2016
Back to School! Now that things have gotten back into a rhythm, the GAFE Admins want to discuss some things that are new with GAFE, tools they used this summer, and how things are going in the wonderful world of Google. Cody Rice from GoGuardian pops in to demonstrate their new tool Fleet. 

Episode 6, July 19, 2016

July 25, 2016

Summer doesn't mean we aren't working. We know most admins work in the summer. Heck, it is when we get the most done. This episode will offer some tips and tricks, what's new, and our special guest +Derek Berry will talk about something he told the GAFE Admins at ISTE that blew our minds. We think it will do the same to you.



Episode 5, June 28, 2016: Live From ISTE 2016

July 1, 2016

The GAFE Admins recorded a live presentation from the Google presentation room at ISTE 2016 in Denver, CO. In this episode, the admins gave some time saving tips to get ready for next school year. This episode also included a Q&A from audience members.

The slide deck for the presentation can be found here



Episode 4, May 12, 2016

May 13, 2016
The School year is coming to an end, in this episode we will discuss some best practices for closing the books. Listen as we discuss best practices, successes, and failures that we have experienced in our time as technology directors. 

Short URL links from the show


Episode 3.5, April 21, 2016

April 24, 2016

LIVE from NETA's Spring Conference. The GAFE Admins hosted a Q&A. Questions were submitted from the Google + Community as well as from the Q&A feature of Hangouts On Air.


Episode 3, April 12, 2016

April 13, 2016

The GAFE Admin podcast is a podcast by and for GAFE Admins. Our guest this episode is Henry C. Thiele Ed.D, Assistant Superintendent of Technology and Learning at Maine Township High School District 207. Maine was one of the first schools in the nation to put GAFE in place.