Tips for Setting Up Parent-Teacher Conferences!


I consider parents — as well as anyone in our classroom who doesn''t use the space on a daily basis — as guests and I work hard to make them feel welcome during conferences. These are items I always put out on display for parents to view while waiting for their conference time.

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 ( takes place every summer.

SDE Conference for Extraordinary Educators!


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.

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

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


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.

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.

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


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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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!

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. [.].

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.

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.

CUE Conferences in the 1980’s


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.

5 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Attending Edtech Conferences

Where Learning Clicks

With so many edtech conferences occurring in the next few months, many people are preparing to go to their first (or umpteenth) conference. The post 5 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Attending Edtech Conferences appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

The Reinventing The Classroom Virtual Conference #reinvent14

The Web20Classroom

The new Reinventing The Classroom Virtual Conference aims to discover and share the most innovative, long-lasting and creative projects and share in a global conversation about what is right with education, world-wide. The conference is looking for presenters willing to share for a hour what they are doing, thinking, seeing or making. The great thing about conferences like this is that it will last almost 24 hrs! reinvent14 Reinventing The Classroom Conference

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

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


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?

Upgrade your conference

eSchool News

So instead of doing what a sane person would do by sticking a beach chair in the sand and soaking up the summer rays, I plugged conference dates into my Google calendar! Take advantage of the national/state chief technology officer (CTO) sessions at all the major conferences.

Edmodocon is Aug 7th - free online conference on using Digital Tools in the Classroom

Educational Technology Guy

Edmodocon is a free online conference on using Digital Tools in the Classroom. conference edmodo free conference free resources online conference It will be held August 7th. It is hosted by Edmodo , a free online classroom management system.

CoSN Conference

EdTech Magazine

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

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.

TeachThought Grow18 Conference Opens

TeachThought - Learn better.

TeachThought Grow18 Conference Opens by TeachThought Staff TeachThought’s second annual GROW education conference kicked off Monday, July 9th in Louisville, Kentucky and continues all week, culminating in a ‘Differentiation in PBL’ workshop at the Muhammad Ali center.

10 innovative Google lessons from the EduOnAir Conference

Ditch That Textbook

It was a given that the Education on Air Conference, put on by Google for Education, would produce a long list of great ideas and tools that can be leveraged for impressive learning experiences. Right after the conference happened on [.].

#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.

Call for Papers for ICIET 2016 Conference


The International Conference on Information and Education Technology Makes its U.S. This international educational technology conference has been bringing together. Debut. Come Join us and Present! Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

Redesigning and Rethinking Conferences-Reflections On #ASCD14

The Web20Classroom

I recently returned from a trip to Los Angeles where I attended the annual ASCD conference. This is one of my favorite conferences of the year because of the diversity of the sessions offered. And this conference was no different.

Why Every Conference Should Be A Connected Conference-#ASCD13

The Web20Classroom

I''ve spent the last several days attending the 2013 ASCD Annual Conference in Chicago. And during the conference the Executive Director sent his first tweet and talked about the importance of educators to embrace social media to extend their learning.

Call for Presentation Proposals for TLIPAD 2015 Conference is Now Open!


The 4th Annual Teaching and Learning With the iPad Conference is Accepting Presentation Proposals Through June 30th Do you teach in an iPad-empowered classroom, or help support teachers who do?Are.

Writing a Better Conference Abstract


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?

6 Conferences In 5 Days at #SDEevents for Educators This Summer in Vegas!


SDE National Education Conference - Vegas 2014 I''m excited to travel to Las Vegas this weekend to spend the week with some of the most energizing and inspiring teachers across the country. SDE hosts a series of six conferences between July 7 - 11. Download the conference apps!

Incredible FREE PD! K12Online Conference 2015

The CoolCatTeacher

The K12Online Conference 2015 is a fantastic resource. K12Online Conference 2015 Keynotes. The K12Online 2015 Conference Schedule. Connecting with K12Online Conference. Conference hashtag #k12online15. Connected Educator Month!

Scholarships Available for Educators to Attend Christa McAuliffe Technology Conference


Pairs of educators can apply for a $350 scholarship, which covers registration, including lunch, for two people for one day at the conference, which runs Nov. To apply, download the Scholarship Application from: [link] For information on the conference go to [link].

Podstock 2013: Un-Conference Recap

Two Guys and Some iPads

The Un-Conference The wait is finally over and Podstock 2013 is FINALLY HERE! We quickly dropped our things and headed over for the Podstock Un-Conference. We rolled into town yesterday around 4:15 and quickly checked into the Hotel at Waterwalk.

Educon - innovative educational conference - starts today - join in online

Educational Technology Guy

Meetups EduConcierge Past EduCons EduCon is an innovative conference about education. conference educon EduCon 2.7 January 23rd – 25th, 2015 at The Science Leadership Academy What is EduCon? Register Conversations Who’s Coming?

Ten EdTech Conferences to Attend before the End of 2015

Where Learning Clicks

Attending a conference is a great way to network and learn about what’s going on in the education industry, especially when it comes to edtech. Conferences give educators the opportunity to speak […].

6 Ways to Flip Your Parent-Teacher Conferences

Brilliant or Insane

The post 6 Ways to Flip Your Parent-Teacher Conferences appeared first on Brilliant or Insane. Brilliant or Insane.

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.

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.