Why SHHS Should Attend FWTC 2015

DiGiN To Education The Future

Top 5 Reasons To Attend The Forth Worth Technology Conference

5. FREE FOOD

Pre-register for the conference and get a free lunch from Potbelly


4. FREE TECH TOOLS

All FWISD employees who pre-register for the conference will receive a USB Ten-Key upon check-in. Door prizes will be awareded throughout the conference to administrators and teachers. There will be an incentive for the small campus, large campus and special campus with the highest attendence at the conference.


3. AWESOME KEYNOTE SPEAKER

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2. CONNECT WITH OTHER EDUCATORS

Many FWISD educators and administrators along with educators from all over the DFW Metroplex will be in attendence. Build your PLN by connected with people of all technical abilities


1. PERSONALIZED TECHNOLOGY TRAINING FOR 1:1

Choose from 90-minute workshops set up in labs for hands-on learning or 45-minute presentations for a innovative technology and integration techniques. All that can be used inside of your 1:1 Digital Environment. Each session is geared towards using technology to enhance the educational experience.

DiG iN to DIGITAL INTEGRATION

South Hills, here is the perfect opporuntity to get some training to prepare for the DiGiN Classroom coming on January 31.


The digital landscape is changing in Fort Worth ISD! Make plans to attend the Fort Worth ISD Technology Conference (FWTC) 2015. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn about new and creative educational technology ideas and strategies. Learn best practices for engaging your students with technology. See presentations by other Fort Worth ISD teachers, administrators and guest presenters. Learn how they make use of technology tools in their everyday lessons and administrative tasks. Experience a variety of presentations, curriculum-focused training sessions, and hands-on workshops. Visit the exhibit hall to see technology currently being used in our district.

Saturday, Jan. 24th, 7:30am-3pm

3600 Boston Avenue

Fort Worth, TX

Keynote Speaker

Dean Shareski is the Community Manager for Discovery Education Canada. He taught grades first through eighth for 14 years and spent 9 as a digital learning consultant for Prairie South School Division in Moose Jaw, SK. In addition, he teaches pre-service teachers at the University of Regina. His blog consistently ranks among the top educational blogs. Dean also blogs for Tech Learning and the Huffington Post. In 2010 he won the ISTE Award for Outstanding Leader of the Year. Dean had the opportunity to speak to a variety of education audiences both nationally and internationally. His passion remains helping teachers explore the affordances of technology for learning. Dean believes humor and humility go a long way in supporting and advocating transformational practices in teaching and learning.
Fort Worth Technology Conference 2015
FWTC15 Sessions

Click the link for each session for details.

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Event Check-in/On-Site Registration, Cafeteria

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Continental Breakfast, Cafeteria

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Welcome, Auditorium

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Keynote Presentation, Auditorium

10:15 AM – 11:00 AM Session One

10:15 AM – 12:00 PM Workshop One

11:15 AM – 12:00 PM Session Two

11:15 AM – 12:00 PM Lunch #1, Cafeteria

12:15 PM – 1:00 PM Session Three

12:15 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch #2, Cafeteria

1:15 PM – 2:00 PM Session Four

1:15 PM – 3:00 PM Workshop Two

1:15 PM – 2:00 PM Lunch #3, Cafeteria

2:15 PM – 3:00 PM Session Five

Door Prizes

Attend FWTC 2015 and you could win great technology tools for the classroom. Various door prizes will be awarded throughout the day. Must be present to win.

Hurry

Pre-Registration Ends FWTC 2015 ends Monday January 19, 2015. All Educators are welcome.
  • Pre-registration before January 19, 2015: $35
  • On-site Registration: $40
Fort Worth Technology Conference 2015