517 Ed Tech - The Cure for the Common PLN


The Capital Area Educators Summit

When: 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!

Propose a Presentation

Home page: https://www.remc13.org/517edtech/summit/

Keynote information (and other details) are still being finalized and more information will be coming out soon!

Direct questions to Andrew (ashauver@inghamisd.org)


Technology Integration 4 Educators

When: 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.  

Propose a Presentation

Homepage: https://ti4e.org

Details are still being finalized and registration links and other information will be coming out soon!

Direct questions to Allison (arogers@ccresa.org)


More Upcoming Local Learning Opportunties


Mar 20-22 - MACUL Conference - Detroit, MI

April 15 - Maker-STEM Summit - Dearborn, MI

May 3rd - PLAYDATEMI - Kalamazoo, MI

June 20 - Maker Summit: Connecting Community - Midland, MI

July 22 - Lake Michigan Tech Conference - Coloma, MI

August 1 - #TeamJXN's EdTech Kickoff - Parma, MI


Thank you to those who've hosted gatherings!

#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?

E-mail Andrew or Allison for more information



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#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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