Special Guest: Richard Culatta, Director, Office of Educational Technology, US Department of Education. Focus: The State of Digital Learning Join Richard as he discusses how the Office of Educational Technology (OET) is providing leadership for transforming education through the power of digital learning and technology.
Special Guests: Frank Gallagher, Executive Director, Cable in the Classroom and Chair of the Partnership for 21st Century Skills, and Marsali Hancock, CEO and President, iKeepSafe Focus: Digital Literacy and BYOD Join Frank and Marsali as they discuss the importance of digital literacy education for teachers, students, and parents when implementing a “bring your own device” (BYOD) program.
Special Guest: Brian Lewis, CAE, Chief Executive Officer, International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Focus: Digital Age Learning and Teaching Join Brian as he shares his observations of how the digital age is enhancing learning and teaching nationally.
Special Guest: Julie Evans, Chief Executive Officer, Project Tomorrow Focus: What Are Teachers, Administrators, Parents, and Students Saying?—Understanding the Latest National Speak Up Data Join Julie as she makes sense of the latest data collected directly from teachers, administrators, parents, and students about technology in education.
Special Guest: YOU the Access ISTE participants Focus: Choose for yourself from a series of moderated online discussion groups. Join other Access ISTE participants in discussions around the following general topics.
Break Out Discussion Groups:
1:1 and BYOD
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Access ISTE 2013 is presented in English via Adobe Connect®, a Flash-based platform that both Mac and Windows users can easily access. Registered participants will receive individual login information for accessing the viewing site. Access is limited to one computer per login. High-speed, wired internet connectivity is strongly recommended for optimal viewing experience.