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    ISTE 2016: Things to Remember After the Conference

    The ISTE Conference is one of the events that educators look forward to every year. It creates a venue for professional learning to those who are engaged in the academics all over the world. This includes technology coordinators, superintendents, media specialists, and administrators. The event is jam-packed with sessions and hands-on learning activities that aim to help the participants gain new knowledge and strategies to maximize learning of their students. Here are some of the most memorable lessons that the conference was able to impart to those who attended: Society greatly affects the technology being produced, not just the other way around. One of the keynote speakers at ISTE 2016…

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    It’s a wrap! Reflecting on ISTE 2016

    The past month has been an absolute whirlwind for the Kami team. Last month, I (Jim), Hengjie (the CEO), and Alliv (the COO) jumped on a plane heading for San Francisco. That’s a total of 60% of our team taking the Kami word overseas, leaving the other 40% in the Auckland office. (Sorry, guys!) The reason for our trip was to attend the International Society for Technology in Education’s (ISTE) annual conference in Denver, Colorado, as well as a few stops here and there for photos. After five days in San Francisco preparing for the conference, it was time to carry six oversized boxes full of swag for our booth…

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    Important Questions to Ask At ISTE 2016

    The world’s biggest meet-and-greet educational technology conference is almost here, and it is important you plan to make the most of your time at ISTE 2016! For several decades, the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Conference & Expo has been a forum for learning, exchanging ideas, and surveying the field of education technology. More than 18,000 attendees, industry representatives, educators, technology coordinators, library media specialists, and policy makers gather at this prestigious event to listen to keynotes and sessions and participate in various workshops. Aside from this, more than 500 companies exhibit their products geared towards improving education through technology. However, the ISTE Conference & Expo only lasts…

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    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.…