Meet NEO at BETT 2020 in London!

Neo LMS

Meeting with like-minded people and sharing ideas of what’s currently happening in the educational sector and also of what will happen — because the future is never that far away. The timing couldn’t be more perfect, as one of the world’s leading edtech conferences is just around the corner.

Global Education Conference 2017 #globaled17

The CoolCatTeacher

Lucy Gray and Steve Hargadon, Global Education Conference co-chairs, talk about the Global Education Conference 2017 that runs from November 13-16. Today we talk about the conference, what people can expect from the conference and how to sign up.

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Meet NEO at ISTE 2016 in Denver!

Neo LMS

The International Society for Technology in Education – ISTE – is a nonprofit organization that puts together the most comprehensive ed tech event in the world: ISTE Conference & Expo , with more than 21,000 people attending each year. Meet NEO at ISTE 2016.

6 Cutting Edge EdTech Companies to Keep An Eye Out For This Year at the ISTE Conference!

TeacherCast

Are you excited about the ISTE Conference? ThinkWrite is a fantastic company who provides great quality products to school districts. Are you headed to the ISTE conference? I would love to meet you!

How Tech Companies Are Selling Colleges on Mass Data Collection

Edsurge

Versions of that sales pitch echoed through the cavernous exhibit hall this week at one of the largest trade shows for tech companies selling to colleges. College officials arrived at this week’s conference feeling plenty of pressure to save money and improve student success, of course.

Zen and the Art of Meaningful Meetings

Edsurge

Last week I had the extraordinary opportunity to spend time in the company of some very smart, interesting and generous university innovators when California State University Channel Islands hosted a meeting for the group, called the HAILstorm. At the end, we were asked to reflect on what we would take away from the meeting and how it might affect our practices on campus. And so can the time to simply meet and talk with peers from other institutions.

How to Build a High-Functioning Remote Team for Your Edtech Company

Edsurge

Employees report higher productivity , greater efficiency and less stress , while companies can benefit from lower real estate costs and an expanded talent pool. My former company, Big Universe ( now acquired ) was a fully-virtual operation. on audio-only phone conferences.)

Calling All Podcasters! Announcing the #ISTE15 Podcasters Meet Up! #PodcastPD

TeacherCast

The ISTE Conference is fast approaching and I am thrilled to announce an amazing opportunity for those of you who are podcast creators or podcast listeners. What would happen if we had a meet and greet for educators who listen to our shows. We would LOVE to meet you. Tweet.

ASCD's #Empower18 Conference Report

techlearning

More than 7,500 educators from around the globe gathered in Boston to participate in ASCD's #Empower18 conference. Ellevation is a software company focused on ELL educators and the students they serve.

Meet the Edtech Grantees of Google’s $25 Million AI Impact Challenge

Edsurge

Those are among the social issues addressed by 20 non-profit and educational institutions that are getting grants from the Google AI Impact Challenge , announced today at the company’s annual I/O developer conference.

Old Ways Meet New Tech (and New Students) at Meeting of Library and Academic Leaders

Edsurge

Technology designed for educators is pushed “as if our ones and zeroes are special,” keynote speaker Clay Shirky told top librarians, publishers and administrators at the Ithaka Next Wave 2017 conference, held in New York City on Wednesday. One secret to the partnership’s success: clear boundaries between the for-profit company and the nonprofit educational institution. “We’re With edtech, specialized isn’t always better.

Conference Looks for Ways to Help College Students Facing Hunger and Poverty

Edsurge

HOUSTON — Systemic solutions are needed to meet students’ basic human needs, Sara Goldrick-Rab advised approximately 500 college professors and administrators assembled at the fourth annual # RealCollege conference , held last weekend at a campus of Houston Community College.

Can start-up companies profit off one of the lowest paid professions: home-based child care?

The Hechinger Report

The San Francisco resident graduated from nearby Mills College in May 2018 with a master’s degree in early childhood education, and today she is getting her dream off the ground with the help of a new child care services company called Wonderschool.

Join Me This Year For Some Exciting Workshops During the 2019 ISTE Conference!

TeacherCast

The weather is getting warmer, the sun is staying out longer and 20,000 of my closest friends are getting ready to gather at the annual ISTE conference. This is my 7th time attending the ISTE conference and each year it gets bigger and better than the last year.

ISTE 2017 Preview: What to Expect from This Year’s Conference

eSpark

As we countdown to ISTE 2017 , here’s a few things we’re excited to see, do, and learn about during the conference. As a White House Champion for Change and the former Chief Technology Officer for Des Plaines Public Schools, Jennie Magiera has made it her life’s work to help educators use purposeful technology to meet the needs of every learner. We’re spending the conference with Google at booth 1718. Company Announcements EdTech News

5 Innovative Conferences For Educators And Entrepreneurs To Attend In 2019

EdNews Daily

Did you know that there are almost 100 education conferences every year? Some of these conferences are offered in the States, while others are held around the globe. The SXSW EDU conference brings entrepreneurs and educators together.

New Guidance on Conducting Research Unveiled for Ed-Tech Companies

Marketplace K-12

A set of 16 guidelines describes how companies should conduct and report ed-tech research to meet ESSA requirements and educators' expectations. The post New Guidance on Conducting Research Unveiled for Ed-Tech Companies appeared first on Market Brief. Marketplace K-12 Academic Research Conferences Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Market Research Product Research

20,000 Teachers at the @ISTE Conference catch #FLIPGRIDFever at the @MicrosoftEDU Booth

TeacherCast

The big news at the ISTE Conference this year was the announcement that Microsoft acquired the educational video company Flipgrid in a move that had everyone in Chicago buzzing with #FlipgridFever!

Should I Stay or Should I Go? An Opinionated Guide to Changing Edtech Industry Conferences

Edsurge

They’re abbreviations for major conferences for companies in the education industry. What sets them apart from purely teacher-focused conferences is that industry players aren’t viewed mainly as vendors who pony up for a sponsorship or exhibit booth. Instead, in nearly every case, they’re primary conference attendees. The last time I took a detailed look at the industry conference landscape for EdSurge was in 2014. ASU GSV. SXSW EDU.

7 Days of Education Conference Fever Across the Pond

Edsurge

23-26): the companies who supply the tools, and the educators who use them; The Education Show (Jan. Perhaps one of the few areas of overlap was that three of the four conferences featured the similar talk by Andreas Schleicher, OECD’s education lead, who shared snippets from his team’s latest “Trends Shaping Education” report. Many of the ministers hop on over to Davos’ annual meeting afterward.

Meet the 83-Year-Old App Developer Who Says Edtech Should Better Support Seniors

Edsurge

Now at age 83, Wakamiya beams with excitement when she recounts her journey, which has been featured in news outlets and even at Apple’s developer conference last year. But through learning how to code, she believes that experience offers an even more important lesson to today’s education and technology companies: don’t forget about senior citizens. What could education technology companies do to better support senior citizens?

Higher ed conference survival guide – 13 tips to make your time count

Nureva

There’s nothing quite like a higher education conference. It might be seeing the tech advancements on display every year, from companies large and small. Conferences can be equal parts overwhelming and inspiring. Before you leave home, check to see if your conference has an app.

Teacher Creativity Skill: Meet Someone Amazing!

The Playground Advocate

Sometimes meeting someone new changes your whole perspective on the world, and collaborating with someone new can change how you understand the work that you do. Ask yourself what are my goals for my students and try to find a project or a partner to meet those goals.

Pearson, AFT Square Off Over Company’s Profits, Focus

Marketplace K-12

The American Federation of Teachers is pressuring Pearson PLC, the global education company, to conduct a business strategy review with an eye to becoming more profitable. “Our strategy is clear,” the company said in the March 17 statement. posing a threat to the company.

Back on the Road! The 2018 K-12 Education Technology Conference Calendar

Edsurge

Few experiences are as invigorating as learning new things, meeting old friends and making future ones—across locations familiar and exotic. One of the best parts of the job is checking out the education technology conferences that dot the globe. They offer plenty of opportunities to reconnect with colleagues, make new acquaintances, and learn new ideas that could change your career or company’s fortunes. (Or Fusion conference returns to Burlingame, Calif.,

Where Diversity, Inclusion and Education Meet: A Conversation With Black Girls Code Founder, Kimberly Bryant

Edsurge

Gender is just one part of the diversity problem confronting many technology companies today. As diversity reports from companies like Alphabet, Apple and Facebook reveal, the employee headcounts—especially in senior and executive positions—are overwhelmingly male and white. These companies have committed money, mentors and other resources to provide educational opportunities for underserved communities. And I want to run a video game company.”.

The 2019 Global Education Conference - Full List of 130 Sessions and 10 Keynotes!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

The ninth annual Global Education Conference starts this coming Monday! The conference is being held Monday, November 18 - Wednesday, November 20, 2019 (November 21 in some time zones). The entire virtual conference is held online.

21 AWESOME EdTech Companies To Connect With At ISTE | #ISTE15 #ISTE2015

TeacherCast

From June 29-July 1 the Educational Technology world will be centered around the ISTE Conference happening in Philadelphia. With hundreds of venders and more than 20,000 educators in attendance the question always comes up… “Who Should I meet at ISTE?”

PublicSchoolWORKS and Company Nurse Integrate to Provide Workplace Injury and Compliance Management Solution for Schools Across the Country

techlearning

Company Nurse is the first workers’ comp nurse triage service that ensures injured workers get the proper care while helping keep claims and costs low. About Company Nurse Workplace injuries are a fact of life.

TCEA 2018: Educators Meet in Austin to Discuss the Future of the Classroom

EdTech Magazine

TCEA 2018: Educators Meet in Austin to Discuss the Future of the Classroom. 5-9, TCEA 2018 is expected to boast more than 8,000 attendees, 1,000 sessions and 450 exhibitors from a variety of tech companies. meghan.bogardu…. Mon, 01/15/2018 - 10:32.

Education conference survival guide – 13 tips to make your time count

Nureva

There’s nothing quite like an education conference. Conferences can be equal parts overwhelming and inspiring. Here are 13 tips to help make your experience at your next ed conference count. Before you leave home, check to see if your conference has a show app. Conference websites can also be very helpful when you’re dashing between sessions. For more ideas, Jaqui Murray has a great conference checklist – and don’t forget the spare battery pack!

Meet Us at FETC 2016 – Booth 844!

Benchmark Education

This week, Benchmark Education Company will be one of hundreds of exhibitors at this year’s Future of Education Technology Conference, or FETC. ’ You can find Benchmark Education Company at booth 844, where we will be demo-ing our latest technology as well as our popular digital platform, Benchmark Universe.

Daring Conference Packing Tips & Tricks

The Daring Librarian

This post features packing tips for conferences. I get these in the mail from companies I''ve donated to $ like the Chesapeake Bay Foundation , Public Television, etc. It''s great to have for presentations, Tweetups, Birds of a Feather, & Bloggers Cafe meets!

Don’t miss out at ISTE – 7 tips to get more from an education conference

Nureva

There’s nothing quite like an education conference to cap off one school year and rev up your engines for the next. Back when I was a classroom teacher, I remember struggling to explain to my noneducator friends and family why I looked forward to conferences so much.

5 Benefits to Ditching The Paper at Meetings + Events with a Great Agenda

The Innovative Educator

We're deep into the 21st century, but you might not know it if you went to a meeting or event. This was a problem for me recently after attending a conference at an all-day event sponsored by a few large ed tech companies. The conference organizer also say he could be emailed. I decided to actually follow up on the promises and tracked down every single presenter and the conference organizer to get materials.