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OCTOBER 21 2022

Virtual EdTech Conference
(an ADVIS, PAIS, PAISBOA Collaboration)

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21 -- 12:00 noon-4:00 pm

For Lower School, Middle School & Upper School Technology Teachers, Ed Tech Directors & Staff Members, Classroom Teachers, Librarians, and anyone else who uses technology!

Our reliance and engagement with technology continues to evolve and it impacts every classroom! Take advantage of this opportunity to dive deep into ways to enhance your use of technology in the classroom, learn new tools and programs, and connect with others who know the value of technology in education.

Schedule:
  • 12:00 PM - Keynote: Understanding the Digital Realities of our Students
  • 12:45-1:45 PM - Workshop Session 1
  • 2:00-2:45 PM - “Unconference-Style” Breakouts; topics decided day of conference
  • 3:00-4:00 PM - Workshop Session 2

Seeking Workshop Proposals!

Deadline for proposals: Monday, October 3, 2022. Please consider submitting a proposal to lead a workshop.
Suggestions include:
  • Tech tools and tips
  • Tech that supports SEL
  • Digital Citizenship
  • Programs that foster DEIJB
  • eSports
  • Curriculum-connected
  • Impact and Role of Social Media
  • Or any other topic of interest, connected to technology,
    of course!

*If selected, we will comp the conference fee

SUBMIT YOUR PROPOSAL HERE!


About our Presenter

Dr. Alec Couros is widely recognized as an international leader in the field of educational technology.  In his 23 years as an educator, Alec has worked as a teacher, youth worker, educational administrator, IT coordinator, consultant, and professor, with employment in K-12 schools, youth justice facilities, technical institutes, and universities. Thanks to this wide spectrum of experiences, Alec has built a reputation as a leading and influential keynote speaker in the areas of digital citizenship, networked learning, social media in education, media literacy, and open education, and he has given hundreds of workshops and presentations across North America and around the world. 

In addition to his work as an internationally renowned speaker, Alec is a professor of educational technology and media in the Faculty of Education, University of Regina, Canada. He is a leading influential presence on Twitter and his blog, couros.ca, has thousands of readers.

Perhaps most importantly, as the father of four young children, Alec is a passionate advocate of technology as a humanizing and transformational force for good in the world, and his energy and enthusiasm for his work are evident in the positive atmosphere and spirit created by his presentations. 

WHEN

Friday, October 21
12:00 noon-4:30 pm

 

WHERE

Online via Zoom

Your link to join the session will be emailed in advance.

PAYMENT INFORMATION:

ADVIS/PAIS/PAISBOA Member Schools - $60 per person
Non Member Schools - $95 per person

Use THIS LINK to register. Registration taken via the PAIS website - scroll to the bottom of the event page to complete the registration form.

 

CONTACT:

Deb Borden
PAIS, Director of Programs and Research
[email protected]

Jen Gorman-Strawbridge
ADVIS, Director of Professional Learning & Technology
[email protected]

Ron Hill
PAISBOA, Operations Manager
[email protected]

 

THANK YOU!

This program is graciously supported by funding from ADVIS Event Underwriters 
CSRI, Computer Systems Resource, Inc. and 
Promenet

 

REGISTER TODAY!