Early Bird Registration for the iPad Summit ends on September 30th – as does the iPad Summit Contest. Lainie Rowell, featured presenter from California, Shawn McCusker from Chicago, and Tony Perez from Atlanta will be joining the EdTechTeacher Team as instructors for the Pre-Conference Workshops. While these workshops are currently sold-out, we are looking into additional space.
Educators from around the world have already signed up for the November 7-8 iPad Summit. There are still tickets available for this international event.
Upcoming Learning Opportunities
The EdTechTeacher Fall Webinar Series continues next week, October 4th, at 7:00 pm EST. Join us online for three more free, live events. Registration is free at http://tinyurl.com/ettwebinars.
EdTechTeacher’s Tom Daccord and The Education Cooperative (TEC) are offering Teaching the Industrial Revolution with Technology. This two-day course, held at TEC ,in the Boston area (Dedham) on October 6th & 20th, will provide participants with numerous examples of the best Industrial Revolution sites and will explore practical methods and techniques for using technology when teaching the Industrial Revolution. This course only costs $25 due to grant funding, so register soon! Please download this PDF for more information and registration.
Common Sense Media and the Harvard Graduate School of Education Good Play Project are hosting Shaping our Digital World: You Have the Power on Wednesday, October 3rd from 7:00-9:00pm. EdTechTeacher co-founder Justin Reich will be moderating a student panel, and Harvard Professor Howard Gardner will be leading the other group. This free event will be held at Brookline High School near Boston. Register online to attend.
Weekly Resources & Suggestions
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