Introduce more technology integration opportunities to your schools by coming to and learning from the excellent sessions at the annual Midwest Education Technology Conference in February. Registration is now open. More than 1,700 attendees from around the United States are expected to participate in the annual event, including technology specialists, teachers, library media specialists, staff developers, administrators, instructional technology teachers, and information technology/ network specialists. Keynote speakers for the 2012 METC:
John C. Carver
Leadership Breakfast, Tuesday, February 14
Our “Printing Press” Moment: Educational Transformation,
Hold On to Your Hats!
Dr. David Thornburg
Tuesday, February 14
Can You Hear Me Now: The Powerful Rise of Mobile Learning
Wednesday, February 15
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Future
Session content includes interactive whiteboards, videoconferencing, Discovery Education, Google, digital storytelling, mobile devices, geocaching, QR Codes and much more. Presenters are classroom instructors from the St. Louis region and beyond, plus eight special featured speakers brought in to address specific education issues. The METC Advisory Committee asked Rushton Hurley, Roxanne Glaser , Lucy Gray, Cindy Lane , Paula Naugle, Kathy Schrock, Kenneth Shelton, and Tony Vincent to present. Contact Project Coordinator Megan Moncure or Program Director Nancy George if you have questions regarding the conference.