SketchUp Pro is now available free to schools in Alberta through Alberta Education.

This workshop will provide an overview of the easy to use tools in SketchUp Professional and discuss the integration of Google Earth for students to create map or location based  interactive kmz presentations or for the creation of 3D building models placed on site in Google Earth.

Google SketchUp Pro also allows for creating printable, online scaled layouts and for importing and exporting models to other applications. A review of teaching resources for self-directed learning and opportunity for hands-on practice will be available.