Global Education Day at ISTE 2020

Anaheim, CA • June 28, 2020

Global Education Day at the 2020 ISTE Conference

Sunday, June 28th, 2-5pm

Convention Center, Anaheim, CA, USA

Anaheim, CA

ISTE registration is required; admittance to this event is on a first come, first served basis. Anyone is welcome to attend, but participants and facilitators in the ignite talks, design activities, and tool smackdown must be representing a non-profit or be a sponsor of the Global Education Conference.


Sign up to help out with Global Education Day at ISTE.

Join Us at the International Society for Technology in Education Conference

Join Lucy Gray, Steve Hargadon, and many members of the Global Education Conference community on Sunday, June 23rd for a special face-to-face meeting in which you can connect and collaborate with other globally-minded educators. This is a great way to meet others before the official start of the ISTE conference!


This participatory event will feature:

*Inspirational ignite talks by noted educators and organizations working to connect classrooms

* Design activities related to bringing the UN's Sustainable Development Goals into schools
* A global resource cool tools smackdown in which attendees will share the best resources and tools for creating global experiences for students

*Resources from participating global education non-profit organizations


There are some changes for GED this year:

1. Register to attend the ISTE conference in order to attend the Global Education Day on June 28th. ISTE requires a registration fee; Global Education Day does not require an additional fee.

2. Our event will have limited seating and there is no pre-registration for the event itself.

3. Attendees will be admitted on a first-come, first-served basis starting at 2 PM on June 28th.

4. If you want to serve as an ignite speaker, design activity facilitator, or share resources at our Global Resource Fair, sign up here. We will reserve seats for those chosen for these activities provided that people have registered for the ISTE conference.

5. Everyone is welcome to attend; only non-profit organizations and employees can participating in our leadership activities. For information on supporting this event, please contact Steve Hargadon.


Want to give an ignite talk, participate in our Global Resources Fair, facilitate our design activities (no experience necessary) or share a resource during our Global Resources Smackdown? Fill out this form!



Here's our schedule:


2:00 - 2:15 Open Remarks by Lucy Gray and Steve Hargadon

2:15 - 3:00 First 2 ignite talks

3:00 - 3:30 PM Design Sprint 1

3:30 - 3:45 PM Next two ignite talks

3:45 - 4:15 PM Design Sprint 2

4:15 - 4:30 PM Last two ignite talks

4:30 - 4:45 PM Project Pitches

4:45 - 5:00 PM Global Resources Smackdown


Unfortunately, we are not in a position to provide travel assistance to this informal meeting. Travel arrangements are the sole responsibility of the attendees. Please register ONLY if you will be in Anaheim, California, at the end of June 2020.

Global Education Day Site

Additional information is available here.

Register for the ISTE Conference

You must be registered for the ISTE conference to attend the FREE Global Education Day Event. Space is limited and entrance to the GED will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Sign Up to Participate and to Receive Updates

Sign up here to give an ignite talk, serve as a design sprint facilitator, and/or to participate in our Global Resources Fair. We will reserve a space for volunteers. Also, use this form to sign up to receive email updates from us.

About GlobalEd Events and the Global Education Conference Network

Steve Hargadon and Lucy Gray are the team behind Global Education Events, a non-profit organization dedicated to producing virtual and face-to-face events for global educators. The primary goal of GlobalEd Events is to create opportunities for students, educators and organizations to come together for the purposes of developing professionally, improving education, and increasing global understanding and collaboration.


Support our work and keep these events free for educators by sponsoring any of our events. Contact Steve Hargadon at steve@hargadon.com for more details.

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