TEA invited us to attend the Project Share, train the trainer session. We gleaned some new insight and verified some of what we knew. It was to get a chance to work with different features of Project Share. It gave us food for thought when determining how to roll it out in our district.
This can't be! Levar Burton, of Reading Rainbow is a keynote at SXSWedu!
Keynote, Ken Kay, delivers a heartfelt speech about a dear friend stricken with Cancer. In spite of the devastating blow that his insurance will no longer cover treatment costs, he finds a way through social media.
Social Media can also be used to connect communities.
However, we must be cautious with the gift of social media. Passionate educators, Jac de Haan and Ted Kalmus speak about the importance of teaching our youth responsible and ethical digital citizenship.
Presenter, Tia Lendo, from Google explains great tools to use in the classroom.