Heidi Villaluz

A native Angeleno, Heidi Villaluz has over 15 years of experience in education, catechesis and ministry.  She has worked in classrooms with students grades TK-12 in and serves the Archdiocese of Los Angeles as a Master Catechist.  She enjoys volunteering for Saint Mark Church’s parish ministries, providing catechist formation and training, and working to plan religious education congress and young adult ministry events.  She currently serves as the Director of Educational Technology and Vice Principal of Saint Mark School in Venice.


Using G Suite to Support Your Parish/School Mission

Skill:  Beginner

Audience:  Parish Administrators, Catechists, Principals, Instructional Leaders, Admins, Teachers Grades K-12

Participants will be able to use G Suite tools to increase collaboration and communication in support of mission-driven organizational endeavors (e.g. accreditation, pastoral planning, catechetical formation).  Participants will be able to copy and manipulate templates in G Suite, as well as explore other tools (e.g. add-ons) to increase efficiency.


Broken Pencils Leaving You Pointless? Discover Google Classroom

Skill:  Beginner/Intermediate

Audience:  Principals, Instructional Leaders, Admins, Teachers Grades K-12

 A panel of educators will assist participants in setting up Google Classroom and learn how it can be applied in grades 3 and up in multiple content areas (PE, faith & formation, math, language arts and more!) Participants will learn and interact with the features of Google Classroom, set up classes and begin to design activities.


Don’t Be G Sour: G Suite for Education Best Practices for Administrators!

Skill:  Beginner/Intermediate

Audience:  Principals, Instructional Leaders, Admins, Teachers Grades K-12

Participants will receive ideas, resources, templates, and best practices for effectively using G Suite for Education and how to promote a Google culture.  Participants will work within their accounts to customize settings and receive templates for training with faculty and staff.