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Tech Teachers Integrating Technology Workshop

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Tech Teachers Integrating Technology Workshop
by Stan Freeda - Tuesday, February 19, 2013, 8:32 AM

Tech Teachers Integrating Technology Workshop

NHSTE announces the second Tech Teachers Integrating Technology workshop for the 2012-13 school year, Technology in Support of

English/Language Arts (K-12) Common Core State Standards with a strand for English Language Learners (ELL). This day-long workshop focused on a wide variety of tools, resources, and strategies for engaging students, empowering teachers, and addressing content standards. We have an exciting collection of exhibitors and teachers ready to share their information and expertise with you. Join us for the day and come back with a bundle of ideas.

Date: Thursday, April 11, 2013

Location: SERESC Conference Center, Bedford, NH

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Registration Link:

Approximately 16 40-minute sessions are planned and each participant has the opportunity to attend up to four sessions. Again this year, we are also including the Technology Playground, sponsored by our exhibitors, where you can go and test drive these exciting resources for yourself.

As in the past, your registration includes continental breakfast, a buffet lunch, and light refreshments in the afternoon. The day ends with your feedback and comments via the evaluation process and the drawing of raffle prizes donated by our exhibitors.

Target Audience:

Technology directors, coordinators, integrators, school administrators, and teachers at all levels in every content area will not want to miss this day of teacher and exhibitor presentations. Spend time in the "Technology Playground" and choose 4 sessions from the 16 offered during this action packed day!

Teacher presentations:

Read It Your Way ~ Patricia Collins, Timberlane Regional

Making Writing Workshop More Effective with Wikis and More . . . ~ Dawn DiBurro, Ellis School

You Cannot Lose this Book! Embracing eBook Collections ~ Misty Crompton, Derry Cooperative Schools

Animating Stories with Scratch ~ Tammy Andrew, Milford High School

Blended Voices: Cultural Integration Using Technology ~ Audrey Rogers &

Lyra Riabov, Southern NH University

Apps, Apps, and more Apps! Best Apps for You & Your Students ~ Karen Switzer, Laconia School District

Google Tools: Free AND Useful! ~ Paula Mercier & Judi Ferreria, Kearsarge Regional

Agenda (proposed):

8:30 Registration

8:50 Introduction and overview

9:00 Opening Session

10:00 Concurrent session 1

11:00 Concurrent session 2

11:50 Lunch

12:25 Post luncheon presentation

1:20 Concurrent session 3

2:20 Concurrent session 4

3:10 Evaluations and raffle drawings

The "technology playground" will be open throughout the day following the opening session. During each of the four time slots, attendees can select from one of four concurrent sessions or spend time in the "technology playground".

Participants attend up to 4 sessions from 16 different options and have the opportunity to explore in the Exhibitor Playground - open the majority of the day.

Questions???: For more information or if you have any questions about this event please contact:

Lois Paul at

Registration Deadline:

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

Registration Fee:

General Registration: $60.00

NHSTE Premium/paid Member Registration: $50.00

NHSTE Event Coupons: 2 Coupon Numbers; Please select pay as "Manual" when registering and email the coupon numbers to, your payment will then be confirmed. Thank you!

NOTE - Please remember to allow your email system to receive emails from for event updates and confirmations.

Payment Information:

During the registration process, you will be able to pay your fee by check, purchase order, NHSTE Event Coupons, or credit card.

We accept only Visa or Mastercard credit cards. For all other payments, follow the ?Off line? payment directions.

You will receive an email confirmation within 24 hours following your completed registration.Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations requested by Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013 will be refunded in full.

Cyndi Dunlap

NHSTE CMTC & Professional Development Chair

"Learning is not the product of Teaching. Learning is the product of the Activity of learners." ~ John Holt

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