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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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    Post ISTE: Discuss, Unwind, Refuel

    If you’re one of the many attendees of this year’s ISTE Conference & Expo, you’re probably still trying to organise all of the information you got from the conference. Some have probably already made plans for what they’ll do with the information, and some may still be discussing online about what happened during their visit. Here are some of the things that you can do to ease your mind and body after a few days of running full throttle: Talk with your peers Absorb and soak in all the information that you can gather post-ISTE. You may have questions that only your peers can answer, or you may even gain…

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    Things to Remember After ISTE 2015

    Technology has become a crucial part of our existence. From communication to learning, technology has made it easier and more convenient for us to go about our daily lives. Today, technology continues to evolve and encompass various fields and industries, including education. The ISTE Conference & Expo is proof of that, and has been going on for more than 30 years. It is a premier forum where people learn, exchange ideas, and discover more about education technology. This year, the ISTE Conference & Expo is nothing short of remarkable. If you are wondering about how to keep the edtech ball rolling post-ISTE, here are a few things you need to remember:…

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    Surviving an Edtech Business Trip

    While attending EdTech business trips can be fun and exciting, it can also be nerve-wracking for someone who is a newbie to such trips. Neophytes can get the most out of any EdTech business trip if they are accompanied by colleagues who can assure them that it’ll be worth it. These colleagues can help them breeze through the whole experience with fond memories to cherish later on. They act as a support group and can boost your confidence while participating in various activities that the trip has to offer. So how do you get by with your peers and get along well with others during these business trips? Here are…