The School of Education at the University of Kansas welcomes area teachers to campus August 1st, 2014 for a day of exploration, collaboration, and learning about the hottest topics in technology integration for teaching and learning. Educators will share practical hands-on sessions focused on pedagogy, classroom management, and the resources necessary to successfully facilitate student learning with technology. Topics will include mobile devices, gaming, video, BYOD, flipped instruction, interactive whiteboards, STEM/STEAM, social media, Google Apps for Education, web-based tools, digital citizenship, and more!
Audience: Educational technology leaders who are interested in gathering with a group of likeminded individuals to give and get resources, ideas, and support for designing innovative learning opportunities for teachers and students. (Teachers, District Leaders, Building Administrators, Technology Directors, Instructional Coaches/Facilitators, etc.)
Registration Fee: $100 (includes a continental breakfast and lunch)
Contact Jana Craig-Hare with questions!
firstname.lastname@example.org / 785-864-0555
Download the PROGRAM here!
|Room 147||Room 150||Room 245||Room 247|
|8:30 - 9:00||Registration / Breakfast Snacks Available (1st Floor)|
|Session 1: 9:00-10:15 am||Connect, Engage, Measure & Personalize with Edmodo
|iWrite: The Writing Process from Start to Finish on iPads
|Infographics: Using and Presenting Data in the 21st Century
|Session 2: 10:30-11:30 am||TechTalk: STEM Computer Science Engineering Program (PLTW)
(R J Dake)
|A Digital Lesson and then some…
|Flipping the Classroom: Tools & Tricks
|Free Mobile Device Management (MDM) from Meraki
|11:30 - 12:15 pm||Lunch (1st Floor)|
|Session 3: 12:15-1:15 pm||TechTalk: Games in the Classroom
|What’s new in iTunes U?
|GAFE as an LMS
|Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and Considerations for STEM and STEAM Education
|Session 4: 1:30-2:30 pm||TechTalk: Social Media in Education
|Google Apps for Education
|Online Student Response Systems
|App Smashing with your iPad
|Session 5: 2:45-3:45 pm||TechTalk: Google||Technology Techniques for the Coming Year
|Do you speak my language? Technology, Conversations, and ELLs
|Closing/Door Prizes 3:50 - 4:00||Door Prizes (Room 150)|