Applications now open for the Google Teacher Academy, Seattle on July 28th . There is also an optional unconference on July 29th. An "unconference" is a participant-driven conference and can be a very inspirational.
Be sure to plan ahead because each applicant to the Google Teacher Academy is REQUIRED to produce and submit an original one minute video on EITHER of the following topics: "Motivation and Learning" OR "Classroom Innovation."
You must apply by 11:50 PDT on June 16, 2011. Visit http://www.google.com/educators/gta.html for more information.