517 Ed Tech - The Cure for the Common PLN

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#517EdTech Spring Gathering

 May 22th 2019 - 4:30 – 6:30
Where: DeWitt Middle School, DeWitt, MI
Cost: Free to attend, Dinner provided

The Capital Area Educators Summit

June 19th 2019 - 8:30 – 3:30
Where: Waverly High School, Lansing
Cost: Free to attend

Description: Collaborate with your peers to share fresh ideas for motivating and engaging your students so they have a flexible and longer lasting learning. We have some of the best educators in our state, so let's learn from each other! Our goal is to give local educators the NETWORK and RESOURCES to share innovative teaching strategies so our classrooms can become places of INQUIRY AND BEYOND!

More Information - Direct questions to Andrew

Technology Integration 4 Educators

August 13th (for teachers), August 14 (for Admins and support staff)
Where: Herbison Woods Elementary, Dewitt
Cost: Free for Clinton and Shiawassee County Educators, $25 for all others.

Description: The Ti4E summer event is a professional development opportunity for school employees to grow their skills in using technology in the educational environment.  This day and a half event is open to teachers, administrators, paraprofessionals, secretaries, and support staff. Each session is lead by innovative educators and school staff members from around the area with the desire to share their expertise and collaborate with others.  
For more information - Direct questions to Allison

More Upcoming Local Learning Opportunties
June 20 - Maker Summit: Connecting Community - Midland, MI
July 22 - Lake Michigan Tech Conference - Coloma, MI
August 1 - #TeamJXN's EdTech Kickoff - Parma, MI

#517EdTech was launched in 2014 with goal of connecting educators in Clinton, Eaton, and Ingham Counties in Mid-Michigan.  Our professional learning network includes educators from over 20 public, private, and post-secondary educational communities. 

Follow us @517EdTech and #517EdTech on Twitter. 

Questions about how to get involved? Ask Andrew or Allison for more information.

#517EdTech is coordinated by

Allison Rogers

Instructional Tech Specialist 

Clinton County RESA

Andrew Shauver

Instruction and Technology Coach

Ingham Intermediate School District

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