April 25, 2014
Dr. Michael Gielniak will be at Nardin Academy to work with their principals on developing the plan for their 1-to-1 implementation.
April 30, 2014
Experience firsthand how technology accelerates learning. Choose three school tours (Pre-K - 12). Explore technology in language immersion, early childhood, special education, and the arts. At the secondary level, focus on Minnetonka’s digital learning cycle for a 1:1 iPad program (recognized as a 2013 Apple Distinguished Program). Classroom visits and mini- sessions will provide direct interaction with teachers and students. For more information, or to register: http://www.nsba.org/tlnsitevisits/
May 4, 2014
See how technology supports personalized learning to prepare every student, every day and in every class for a world yet to be imagined. Visit district classrooms, talk with teachers and students, and discuss policy with school administrators and board members through mini-briefings. For more information, or to register: http://www.nsba.org/tlnsitevisits/
May 7, 2014
We’ll be on the road in May, helping the State of Nevada strategically plan for a statewide 1-to-1 initiative!
May 30, 2014
Rockdale County Public Schools is taking advantage of OTO’s experience with hundreds of successful one-to-one programs and our knowledge of the Key Implementation Factors that we determined from Project RED’s research.
OTO offers schools and districts a One-to-One Implementation Protocol designed to guide the planning and implementation process, as well as the development of leadership and instructional practices that will lead to a successful and sustainable one-to-one learning program.
Leading ‘change’ in schools
Facilitating one to one program development and implementation in:
education service agencies
June 28, 2014
Do you seek exciting new ways to engage and connect with learners? Are you committed to sparking curiosity and empowering students to create? If so, ISTE 2014 is for you.
Part idea incubator and part collaborative workspace, ISTE’s conference and expo brings educators of all types and grade levels together to share discoveries and develop solutions for their greatest challenges—all while connecting to a global network of education resources. When you register for ISTE 2014, you’ll get:
*Four full days brimming with robust, inspirational professional learning opportunities that will help you build the skills to support digital age learning
*Unlimited networking opportunities with nearly 18,000 educators, education leaders and corporate representatives from around the globe
*Three powerful keynote addresses from ed tech leaders and experts
*The opportunity to choose from hundreds of sessions in a variety of formats, including lectures, BYODs and hands-on learning environments
*Access to a massive expo hall featuring the latest ed tech products and services from more than 500 companies and 4,500 industry reps
*One-year standard membership to ISTE
Don’t miss the ISTE Conference and Expo in Atlanta, Ga., June 28-July 1, 2014 at the Georgia World Congress Center! (Register at: https://www.isteconference.org/2014/)
July 13, 2014
2014 Lausanne Learning Institute.
If you hadn’t heard, Registration is OPEN (http://www.lausannelearning.com/regfee/lausanne-learning-institute/)! You will not want to miss this year’s 12th annual conference. You will receive three full days of learning and networking with other educators from all over the world.
A new feature of the Lausanne Learning Institute this year will be full day and half day workshops on Sunday, July 13th which are included in the registration fee. You may choose to register for a 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. workshop, attend a half day workshop 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., go to two half day workshops, or not to attend a Sunday workshop at all. We will have enough spots for everyone to attend a workshop on Sunday but it is first come, first serve with which workshop you will be able to attend. Please make sure to register in advance to lock in your spot!
I’d like to remind everyone about our two awe-inspiring keynote speakers. Kim Cofino is an Apple Distinguished Educator who currently teaches at Yokohama International School in Japan. Ms. Cofino will kick off the event Sunday night before dinner in the Peabody Hotel’s grand ballroom. We will also welcome Travis Allen, Founder and CEO of iSchool Initiative, to the stage on Monday morning at Lausanne Collegiate School.