• EdTech

    10 Things to do While in Denver for ISTE 2016

    Heading to Denver, Colorado, for #ISTE2016? We are too. For anyone new to the conversation, ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) holds an annual conference at different locations around the United States of America. This year, the conference will be held in Denver, Colorado, between the 25th and 29th of June and will include a variety of exciting events. For anyone with an interest in educational technology, ISTE 2016 will be a hotspot for like-minded people. If you are anything like us at Kami, the thought of heading to a city for a conference also offers the exciting opportunity to see what a city has to offer, especially one…

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    Things You Should Know About ISTE 2016

    In the pursuit of education technology, the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) was established to provide an avenue for people to have access to state and federal EdTech policies and promote tools for learning. For more than three decades now, ISTE has conducted an annual conference and expo for educators around the world. It is a global forum where people from the academe, chief technology officers, policy makers, administrators, and other specialists gather for the latest professional learning in the field of EdTech. What is ISTE? ISTE is a global membership association advancing EdTech. It is open for those who come from the academe, educators, and education leaders.…

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    Surviving ISTE 2016

    If there’s anything that educators all over the world look forward to each year, it’s the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Conference and Expo. This year, the premier education technology conference will be held at the Colorado Convention Center from June 25 to 29. Around 500 companies will be participating, with an estimated 16,000 participants attending around 1,000 sessions. Registration and Pre-Conference Workshops Onsite registration will open on June 25 from 7 am until 6 pm. There will be pre-conference workshops and invitational activities from June 25 to 26 from 8:30 am until 3:30 pm. The full conference events will be held from June 26 to 29. Some…

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    4 Reasons Why You Should Attend an EdTech Conference

    This year I’ve been able to attend a handful of educational technology conferences across the country. There are numerous benefits of attending an edtech conference. From large events like FETC in Orlando this past January to smaller events like UCET in Salt Lake City this past March, I’ve found that there is always plenty to learn! Are you looking for a reason to attend an edtech conference this year? Are you trying to convince a school administrator to support your efforts? This list provides a handful of reasons why an educational technology conference is a must-attend event. Inspirational Big Ideas The keynote speakers at an edtech conference are thoughtfully chosen…