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.

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 […].

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The Top Gun of EdTech Conference

Two Guys and Some iPads

That is why I call the CUE Rock Star Camp the Top Gun of EdTech conferences. We spent a lot of time together meeting edtech start up companies like Drawp , Studyblue , and Remind 101. She is doing amazing things in Langley teaching a 3/4 split as well as being an edtech coach.

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 [.].

Top 40 EdTech Conferences for Teachers and Educators

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

This is basically a printable poster featuring over 40 main EdTech conferences for teachers and educators.read more. Edtech conferencesJune 5, 2015 This is a quick post to inform you of this wonderful resource from edSurge.

Edtech and Social Emotional Learning #sel

The CoolCatTeacher

Edtech and Social Emotional Learning. Have you seen some other edtech tools besides Minecraft that can have this kind of social emotional impact?

Higher-Ed Edtech Conferences You Need to Know for 2017

Edsurge

Just in time for you to plan your 2017 professional travels, we’ve updated our picks of notable edtech & innovation conferences for higher-ed educators, administrators and companies. Our free conference map includes dates, locations, brief descriptions of why and for whom each conference might be valuable as well as clickable names that link to each conference website. Of course, anyone can attend any conference.

Make #ISTE2017 Awesome! Go On An Epic Conference Selfie Adventure

Teacher Reboot Camp

To celebrate I am sending you on a mission to create memorable conference experiences this year and go on an an Epic Selfie Conference Adventure. Then post these selfies using the conference hashtag and #EdtechMissions. Conferences are packed with events.

K-12 Edtech Conferences You Need To Know For 2016-2017

Edsurge

The education world—and the edtech community—have plenty of conferences. Last year, we decided to pull together a list of the leading 40 or so convenings for educators and edtech entrepreneurs and executives, and share it with our readers. On the alphabetical list of conferences, we've given you the relevant dates from now, summer 2016 through next year July 2017. A conference calendar for you! Of course, anyone can attend any conference.

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. Taking place on Thursday May 1, 2014, educators will gather online to share in several strands : Teaching With Technology Student Devices Online Learning Subject Specific Edtech Creative Edtech Web 2.0 reinvent14 Reinventing The Classroom Conference

What Actually Works in EdTech? with Tom Murray

The CoolCatTeacher

Murray @thomascmurray is the 2017 US “Thought Leader of the Year” and shares what actually works in edtech. What Actually Works in Edtech? link] So, Tom, what actually does work in Edtech? The post What Actually Works in EdTech?

“EdTech” is a Leadership Position

The Principal of Change

Spending a lot of time at technology conferences, one thing is evident; there are a ton of sessions on “stuff” As I write this post, people are scurrying around to find ways to connect “Pokemon Go” to the classroom.

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.

10 ideas from Google’s 2016 Education on Air Conference

Ditch That Textbook

Uncategorized edtech education on air educational technology g suite gafe google apps for educationStudents and teachers are doing amazing things with Google tools in the classroom. They’re collaborating. They’re creating. They’re sharing. They’re doing things that would be pretty tough — or impossible — without those tools.

TechForum Edtech Conferences coming up soon!

Educational Technology Guy

conference edtech educational techforum California: January 17 Atlanta: March 28 Boston: May 2 Chicago: May 9 Save the Date for Tech Forum 2014 Mark your calendars!

Don’t Mess with Google Classroom Conference (with Alice Keeler and Kasey Bell)

Shake Up Learning

The post Don’t Mess with Google Classroom Conference (with Alice Keeler and Kasey Bell) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Don’t Mess with Google Classroom Conference. Don’t Mess w/ #GoogleClassroom Conference w @alicekeeler and @ShakeUpLearning 10.21.17!

Wanna (Edtech) Getaway? Check Out These Higher-Ed Conferences for 2017-2018

Edsurge

And so is our bi-annual higher education events calendar, ready to get you started on planning your next conference or education getaway. In addition to updating locations and dates to reflect conferences happening from June 2017 to July 2018, we’ve added in a few new events thanks to helpful feedback from our readers. And if you’re not already on vacation reading this, we hope at least one (or perhaps two or three) of these events might inspire and inform your next edtech travels.

Edtech Conference on an Aircraft Carrier? Yes, Please!

Two Guys and Some iPads

I am very excited to connect with several edtech start ups, as well as some of my favorite twitter educators. Starting on Monday I will have a couple of days to meet with a few edtech start up companies.

12 great ways to grow as an educator this summer

Ditch That Textbook

Ed Tech conferences edtech education on air educational technology professional development professional learning seesaw voxerAh, summer … that time when all teachers leave school work and school thoughts behind for months to lounge by the pool. Right?

Connecting through EdTech Conferences

The Electric Educator

In April I presented several session at the 2013 Michigan Association for Computer Users in Learning ( MACUL ) conference in Detroit, Michigan. State-level EdTech conferences provide tremendous opportunities for making connections with other like-minded educators.

Savvy’s Interviews: EduMatch and Edtech with Kids

Teacher Reboot Camp

Savvy interviewing @michellek107 NOW edtech kids #NotAtISTE17 #ISTE17 #PasstheScopeEDU #ISTE2017 #badgesummit … [link]. Conference Highlights #ISTE2017 #NOTATISTE #PassTheScopeEDU Badge Summit ECE Edtech with Children EduMatch ISTE ylsToday Savvy conducted her pre-ISTE interviews at the Badge Summit. Below, watch the live video interviews. Baby Savvy was excited to catch up with two of our favorite educators.

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Savvy #ISTE17 Interviews: Engaging Students with Hip Hop and Edtech

Teacher Reboot Camp

William Jeffery on Engaging Students with HipHop and Edtech. Conference Highlights #ISTE2017 #NOTATISTE byod edtech hip hop education ISTE ISTE 2017Baby Savvy enjoyed speaking to our good friend, William Jeffery, @CoachJeffery. William has been one of the organizers and founders of Edspeakers , one of the most diverse databases of educational speakers, keynotes, and edupreneurs.

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Special Needs #edtech treasure chest with Jennifer Cronk

The CoolCatTeacher

In today’s show, we’ll discuss special needs edtech with Jennifer Cronk and: Why speech recognition empowers students. A full edtech treasure chest for special needs students.

How To Save a Periscope. #edtech

Kleinspiration

This summer I've shared interviews with keynote speakers from conferences I've attended, brief "how-to" tutorials, and even fun, personal moments. It was great to be a part of the conference, virtually, even if just for a moment.

Making Music with iPads and #edtech

The CoolCatTeacher

Want to hear another episode about iPads and edtech. Justin has presented at SLATE (technology conference) as well as at the Wisconsin Music Educators Association’s State Music Conference.

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The Places You’ll Go: K-12 Edtech Conferences to Check Out in 2017

Edsurge

Last week, we pulled together our picks for what higher-ed conferences, expos and events you should know about in 2017. This free downloadable calendar has all the dates, locations and details you need to begin planning which events and conferences to check out next year. Of course, anyone can attend any conference. Red events emphasize the business of edtech more than pedagogy. Your link took me to a conference that already happened or doesn’t exist yet.

Being a Conference Attendee

Kyle Pace

I did not present once at the conference, which I discovered was a big surprise to many of my colleagues when I answered, “Zero.” I know an in-person conference isn’t the only way to learn. EdTech Education Leadership ProfessionalDevelopment

EdTech Is Not A Race, It’s A Journey

EmergingEdTech

The conference is the 19th – [Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post. Flipping the Classroom (Reverse Instruction) FLN Hub Syndicated Posts Making the case for Education Technologies Professional Development Workshops & Conferences

Edtech’s Hidden Shortage: Women Directors

Edsurge

The scarcity of female directors in edtech is a striking contrast to the diversity that exists in the sector's day-to-day leadership. As much as one-third of edtech companies started during that time have a female CEO or founder. Deborah Quazzo Edtech observers have noted that a significant number of those companies have been started by women. Quazzo is a voting board member on three edtech startups and an observer on the boards of two others.

Education Startups Can Get a Boost on the Fringes of Big Conferences

Ed Tech from the Ground Up

While a startup can't compete with the showy conference displays created by large education companies, there's value to be had through a smaller presence too. The post Education Startups Can Get a Boost on the Fringes of Big Conferences appeared first on Market Brief.

Speaker at the Global EdTech Summit 2017

EdTech4Beginners

I am very happy to have been asked to present at the Global EdTech Summit 2017. Hope to see you there Tagged: edtech , edtech conference , edtech CPD , edtech summit , education , global edtech summit , global edtech summit 2017 , professional developmeny , teaching.

Rethinking “EdTech”

Philly Teacher

With all of that said, I did find that there was also a missing element to this year’s conference. “EdTech” should not be solely about building fun toys that “trick” students into learning the same things they were learning before.

15 hot edtech trends for 2017

eSchool News

To get a glimpse into what the next 12 months will hold for everything from professional development to digital learning, and from communication to virtual reality, 15 ed tech luminaries looked back on 2016 edtech trends to help predict what’s in store for 2017.

2016 Global Education Conference Starts Sunday - Important Information!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

The 7th Annual Global Education Conference (GEC) Starts Sunday! The Global Education Conference Network's seventh annual global collaboration "extravaganza" will take place around the clock starting this Sunday, November 13, and continuing through Wednesday, November 16.

The #140EDU Conference

The Web20Classroom

This year Jeff Pulver has teamed up with the most awesome Chris Lehmann to bring the #140EDU Conference to the masses. Now, I have had the opportunity to meet with some pretty cool people at past conferences. Anderson (@web20classroom) – Educator, Speaker, Blogger, #Edchat Co-Creator, #140Conf Character, NOW Award Winner, ASCD Conference Scholar – Tali Horowitz (@CommonSenseNews) – Education Program Manager, Common Sense Media. –

Edtech Still Doesn’t Get Diversity and We’re Tired

RafranzDavis.com

And yet…here I am again… Long sigh… One of my fellow techs of color, Shana White , shared the link to the Georgia Educational Technology Conference list of keynote and featured speakers. Welcome to the world of being black in edtech!

16 Great NonProfits Working to Support EdTech in Schools

Tom Murray

Quite honestly, I was aware of many organizations because of their yearly national conference, a particular set of standards, or one or two dynamic resources that they had released, but in retrospect knew little of what they could provide. CoSN also holds a national conference each year. ICLE also holds the Model Schools Conference each June which is attended by over 5,000 school leaders each June.

Some Great Free EdTech Webinars for Teachers Professional Development

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Edtech conferences Microsoft tools for teachersOctober 21, 2015 A few days ago we reviewed a new platform from Microsoft called Microsoft Educator Community, a site which helps teachers and educators collaborate with each other, grow.read more.

There’s an emotional side of edtech—and it’s affecting school innovation

eSchool News

At one of my recent workshops, I was approached by a teacher who had never redesigned her lessons to take advantage of edtech’s potential to transform learning.

Fascinating: Schools are using brain science to guide edtech decisions

eSchool News

What happens when a school district uses the latest in brain science to inform its edtech purchasing decisions? Students become more engaged and test scores go up, according to school district officials who shared their experiences at a brain science conference.