The METS Group: Fall EdTech Rally
Thursday, October 1: 9:00am - 3:00pm @ Eaton RESA
Come to Connect, Share & Grow!
Supporting educators using new tools and strategies? Want to connect with other professionals in the field? Join us at Eaton RESA! This unique day, bringing together leaders from across the state, is an opportunity to network and learn with/from each other. Our rally will be participatory and fast-paced.... come ready to discuss, question, laugh, debate, share and challenge your thinking, and leave with new additions to your PLN and coaching backpack.
We can't wait for you to join us!
EdTech Rally: Fall 2015 Edition
Thursday, Oct. 1st, 9am-3pm
Eaton RESA, 1790 Packard Hwy Charlotte, MI 48813
8:00 - 9:00 AM: Registration, Light Breakfast, and Badge Creation
9:00 - 9:20 AM: Introductions - Setting the Stage
9:20 - 10:55 AM: EdTech Round Table Discussions
10:55 - 11:30 AM: Idea Slam - Tools and Tips for Tech Coaches
11:30 -12:30 PM: Networking Lunch
12:30 - 1:05 PM: Roundtable
1:05 - 2:10 PM: Educational Technology Panel Discussion
2:10 - 2:45 PM: Roundtable
2:45 - 3:00 PM: Closing activity and Continue the Collaboration...
Who is this for?
The meeting is open to any K-16 Michigan educator who supports other educators with instructional technology and wants to collaborate with others who have related roles (either full, part time or extra duty). You do not need to have an official title... if you do, it might include, but isn’t limited to: Instructional Technology Specialist, Technology Integrator, 21st Century Literacy Coach, Educational Technology Consultant, Instructional Coach, Building Tech Guru, etc.
Who is putting this on?
The idea started with a conversation between a group of Instructional Techs at the district and county level. The first Rally took place at MACUL in 2013 - this will be our 6th rally! The planning committee consists of Kit Hard, Andrew Steinman, Kim Powell, Jessica Winstanley, Brad Wilson, Paul Murray, Rebecca Young, Keith Tramper, Allison Keskimaki, and Kerry Guiliano.
What should I bring?
An open mind, ideas to contribute, questions to ask, a device, business cards. Further details announced via email to registrants.