Constructor Lab
Leadership Summit
Edtech Advocacy &
Policy Summit

Best Practices in Google for Education Account Security

Location: W187b

Listen and learn

Listen and learn : Lecture

Sunday, June 24, 10:00–11:00 am
Location: W187b

Lance Lennon  
People's Choice winner. Setting up a G Suite domain can be daunting. Setting it up for an educational setting can be even more confusing. Make sure you are as secure as you can be. This session will discuss best practices for security in an educational setting.

Skill level: Beginner
Attendee devices: Devices useful
Attendee device specification: Laptop: Chromebook, Mac, PC
Participant accounts, software and other materials: Encouraged, but not necessary, access to the Google Admin Console.
Focus: Leadership
Topic: Technology planning and evaluation

Proposal summary

Purpose & objective

The purpose of this session is to give attendees a brief look into ways they can secure their Google for Education domains and domain accounts. Many school are moving to Google for Education, but out of the box, security settings are not the best or schools. This session addresses steps IT Admins can take to make their domain more secure.


5 minute intro of speaker and topic 20 minutes looking at account security 20 minutes looking at domain security 10 minutes for questions

Supporting research

Sultan, N. (2010). Cloud computing for education: A new dawn?. International Journal of Information Management, 30(2), 109-116. Gupta, P., Seetharaman, A., & Raj, J. R. (2013). The usage and adoption of cloud computing by small and medium businesses. International Journal of Information Management, 33(5), 861-874. Mather, T., Kumaraswamy, S., & Latif, S. (2009). Cloud security and privacy: an enterprise perspective on risks and compliance. " O'Reilly Media, Inc."

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Lance Lennon, Eagle Grove Community School District

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