15 building blocks to a meaningful #ISTE17 (or any conference)

Ditch That Textbook

When you go to a conference — even for a single day — you’re investing hours of your life into the experience. The ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) Conference (iste.org/conference) takes place every summer.

10 great ideas from Ditch That Conference #DitchCon2017

Ditch That Textbook

“An analog conference for a digital world.” ” Ditch That Conference 2017 was a hit, helping educators think about the face-to-face/digital balance and providing TONS of ideas on how to make it happen. This was the first conference of its kind and truly a dream for me. Teaching best practices collaboration digital balance ditch that conference ditchcon2017 education conferences

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.

3 FREE online teacher conferences you don’t want to miss

Ditch That Textbook

Teaching cue craft ditchsummit hive summit online education conferences online education summits strobel summitFree professional development. Great presenters. Interesting, idea-packed presentations. All on your time, whenever and wherever you want. Sound good? Let me sweeten the pot a little. Free professional development credits AND, in some cases, PDF notes you can download. All in time for back-to-school inspiration.

A free online conference to inspire and equip you

Ditch That Textbook

I’m excited to tell you about a great conference you can attend in your pajamas from the comfort of your own couch! It’s an online conference that features nine presentations from educators who are doing amazing things in technology, pedagogy, inquiry and more. [.].

SDE Conference for Extraordinary Educators!

Kleinspiration

July 20 - 24 in Chicago 2013 I was excited when SDE contacted me to be a presenter for their summer conference this year. I enjoy big conferences because they offer a chance to see so many wonderful people in one location. I like the credibility SDE conferences offer.

Effective Student-Led Parent Conferences

The CoolCatTeacher

Students can lead parent conferences. Today Laura Penrod Stock @tweetmeego coaches students to create powerful student-led conferences with their parents. The two biggest mistakes many teachers make with student-led conferences. Students can lead parent conferences.

CUE Conferences in the 1980’s

CUE

This article glances back at an important part of CUE’s history – early conferences. By the mid-80’s, CUE held two conferences per year, one in the Bay Area and one in Southern California. Conferences featured two-day programs –on Fridays and Saturdays.

Save Your Seat: #STEAM & Arts Online Conference (8 PD Hours 15+ Sessions)

Kleinspiration

If you are an elementary educator, this conference is a must for your summer list! What I like most is that the sessions are available for an entire year after the conference is over.

3 Simple Rules For Attending Any Conference

The Web20Classroom

As the end of June approaches that means the annual ISTE (International Society for Technology In Education) Conference is around the corner. I think there are 3 things to remember, not only for ISTE, but for any conference or learning event you attend. Conferences

#ICE18 Conference

EdTech Magazine

#ICE18 Conference. Join EdTech: Focus on K–12 as our editors cover the #ICE18 conference. meghan.bogardu…. Wed, 02/21/2018 - 10:07. Keep this page bookmarked for stories the EdTech team. Follow the hashtag #ICE18. Event Image Toggle.

Highlights from the ISTE 2018 Conference!

Where Learning Clicks

As one of the top edtech conferences, the ISTE 2018 Conference has something for everyone! Read on for highlights from this year's conference. The post Highlights from the ISTE 2018 Conference!

CoSN Conference

EdTech Magazine

CoSN Conference. meghan.bogardu…. Tue, 03/13/2018 - 09:42.

Fall VirtCon 2016 - free online conference from Discovery Education - Oct 22

Educational Technology Guy

Discovery Education is hosting a free, online conference - 2016 Fall VirtCon - on Saturday, Oct 22nd. Discovery Education free conference online conference

Conferring Notes & Student Data (Paperless) with the Confer App - created by a National Board Certified Teacher!

Kleinspiration

Confer: The app that organizes your conferring notes and student data Though I''m considered to be a ''tech-savvy teacher,'' I still struggle with letting go of certain paper systems I''m use to. I grab my clipboard and sit alongside a student to start conferring away.

Global Education Conference 2015 #globaled15

The CoolCatTeacher

Free, Online PD for Teachers The sixth annual Global Education Conference 2015 is a free week-long online event bringing together educators and innovators from around the world. This year’s conference will take place Monday, November 16 through Thursday, November 19, 2015.

Top EdTech Conferences for 2018

Where Learning Clicks

The post Top EdTech Conferences for 2018 appeared first on Where Learning Clicks. EdTech Conferences edtech trends top edtech conferencesIn the past few decades, technology has become an increasingly large part of classrooms all over the country.

Writing a Better Conference Abstract

ProfHacker

Ah, spring–when it’s time to start securing next winter’s conference plans, usually by pulling together abstracts in response to various Calls for Papers. Do you have a favorite resource for writing conference abstracts, or a great tip for would-be abstract writers?

The 2016 Student Technology Conference

The CoolCatTeacher

A conference run by students [Guest Post] From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. As a result, the Student Technology Conference was born. Applause from me to the lovely organizers of the 2016 Student Technology Conference.

Education on Air - free online educational conference from Google

Educational Technology Guy

Google has just announced Education on Air, a free online conference for educators on May 8-9, 2015. This is free, online conference is for educators and is being presented by educators, and some students. We’ll share the conference schedule and list of speakers in April.

10 Must-Attend EdTech Conferences in 2016

Where Learning Clicks

This year promises to be an exciting one, with some of our favorite annual edtech conferences and summits coming back bigger and better than ever. The post 10 Must-Attend EdTech Conferences in 2016 appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

Awesome Atlanta Education Conference: STLinATL – July 26-27, 2018

The CoolCatTeacher

STLinATL is an exciting education conference hosted at Woodward Academy in Atlanta this summer July 26-27. I’ll be speaking along with Jay McTighe, Dr. Janet Zanida, Suzie Boss and more at this affordable conference ($295 including meals and conference attendance.).

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. Conferences like ASCD allow us to turn learning into action and help us grow as school leaders.

Education on Air: It Takes a Teacher - free, online conference from Google 12-3-16

Educational Technology Guy

You’re invited to Education on Air, an online conference from Google. Join Google for Education on Saturday, December 3rd for Education on Air, a free online conference. free conference google Google for Educators online conferenceLearn with educators from around the world. Learn from over 100 sessions led by other educators.

Conferences and Compatibility

ProfHacker

I just got back from # OER17 in London, which is a relatively cozy type of conference (around 180 people, of whom I knew around 40 really well, and another 30 or so vaguely well). So here are some features of what I consider to be compatible conferences for me personally.

EdTech Expo 16 - free educational technology conference - 2-12-16 Westchester NY

Educational Technology Guy

Ed Tech Expo 16 is a free educational technology conference being held on Friday, February 12, 2016 at the Westchester Marriot in Westchester, NY. conference free conferenceThere will be some great sessions around edtech, along with vendors with demos and products. 2016 looks to be a milestone year in educational technology. Curriculum and testing requirements are driving a move towards 1:1 and large scale mobile device deployments.

8 Tips for Quality Posts During Conferences & Events

techlearning

The school year is ending and for many innovative educators that is when their own learning begins as they hit local, national, and international conferences and events like the #NYCSchoolsTech Summit , Building Learning Communities , or International Society of Technology in Education Conference.

Toward a Better Conference Badge

ProfHacker

Conferences can be a great way to make connections and meet people, but, Stephen Heard argues, it’s hard to do that with poorly-designed conference badges. What are the most important parts of a conference badge?

5 Ways to Improve Conferences and Make Them More Productive

Ed Tech from the Ground Up

To create a conference that works for attendees and vendors, use these suggestions from an experienced entrepreneur and conference-goer. The post 5 Ways to Improve Conferences and Make Them More Productive appeared first on Market Brief.

Could This Be One of the BEST Edu Conferences of 2015? #WGEDD

Kleinspiration

What Great Educators Do Differently - click here to connect to the conference homepage - I've always been "addicted to" professional learning. This year I have attended and will continue to attend some terrific conferences and workshops. Why Attend This Particular Conference?

Toward Carbon-Neutral, Equitable Conferences

ProfHacker

The White Paper lays out the environmental and accessibility costs of conferences. The authors compare the impact of flying participants in and of streaming video, they evaluate the financial feasibility of coming to conferences by global participants.

Gamify Your Professional Learning at the CUE 2016 Fall Conference!

CUE

At this year’s CUE 2016 Fall Conference, we are working hard to make the attendee experience even more engaging and enjoyable than years past. Additionally, we know that social media plays a large role in growing collaboration and connectivity at conferences and beyond.

Refreshed Speaker Selection Process for Fall and Spring CUE Conferences

CUE

A single submission for both main CUE Conferences. The CUE staff and Fall/Spring Conference Planning Committees are excited to announce an updated and refreshed speaker selection process. News CUE Conference Professional Development Rock Star Teacher speaker

FETC Virtual Conference - free, Oct 18, 2012

Educational Technology Guy

FETC is again holding a free virtual conference and expo. free resources online conference virtual conference It will be held on October 18th, from 10:30am - 6:00 pm, completely online and FREE.

Learning Targets and Student-Led Conferences More Pathways to Communication

P21 Blogazine

Learning targets and student-led conferences are proving to be a powerful vehicle for informing our school community at Katherine Smith Elementary about what and how our students are learning. Volume 3, Issue 2, Number 7.

A Look Back- CUE 2017 National Conference (Plus Puppets)

CUE

For readers who have never been to a CUE conference, I need to provide an experience they can relate to, paint a scene they can see themselves in. . The conference had 501 sessions: 501 individual learning experiences crafted by members and supported by the amazing CUE organization.

CUE Conferences: A Retrospective from a CUE Pioneer

CUE

This analysis explores CUE conferences from the initial event in 1980 through Fall 2017. Two conferences were held each year except during 1990-91 and 2005-09 when only one annual conference took place in Southern California. Conferences […].