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Tuesday, October 25
 

10:00am EDT

Classflow: Welcome to the Modern Classroom
ClassFlow is an all-in-one software teaching platform for synchronizing classroom devices and orchestrating lessons across a connected learning environment. The software enables educators to measure student learning, and differentiate instruction with an award-winning application that gives educators endless ways to engage, motivate and inspire students. Learn more about this award-winning platform.

Speakers
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Hetal Amin

Teacher, Woodbrook School - Edison
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Amanda Bowler

Classroom Teacher, Woodbrook School, Edison Public Schools

Sponsors
avatar for Promethean

Promethean

Silver Sponsor, Promethean
Leading provider of interactive boards, panels, walls and tables. Award winning software to get the nost from our products, design ffor your realize your educaitonal vision.


Tuesday October 25, 2016 10:00am - 10:30am EDT
Atlantic Tomorrows Office Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

1:00pm EDT

STEAM with a 3D Twist
Experience the full power of STEAM -- science, technology, engineering, the arts and math -- by integrating 3D printing technology in relevant, problem-based learning scenarios that encourage student collaboration, critical thinking and problem solving. Explore the 3DP Engineering process to prepare students for STEM careers as they design 3D create, and test their own solutions for real problems using 3D printing technology.

Speakers
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Dee Kerr

Cirriculum Trainer, 3D Systems


Tuesday October 25, 2016 1:00pm - 1:30pm EDT
Atlantic Tomorrows Office Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

2:00pm EDT

Discover the Unified Classroom
Some 97 percent of teachers and administrators agree: Having all of their classroom applications unified in one place would allow them to spend less time on administrative activities and more time on education in the classroom. Learn how PowerSchool offers a single, unified platform for all classroom, instruction, assessment, and student data needs.

Speakers
Sponsors
avatar for PowerSchool

PowerSchool

Silver Sponsor, PowerSchool
The #1 education technology platform for K-12, serving more than 57 million users in more than 70 countries around the world.


Tuesday October 25, 2016 2:00pm - 2:30pm EDT
Florio Perrucci Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

2:00pm EDT

Maintaining Student Data Privacy in a Personalized Learning Environment
With school districts going high tech, and incorporating educational applications and digital programs into the classroom, some fear that the privacy and security of student personal information may easily be compromised. Are these fears unfounded or justified? Join Aspire in our learning lab session as we pull back the curtain on how to maintain Data Privacy for students in a 21st century learning environment.

Speakers
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George Lazarou

Principal Security Strategist, Aspire Technology Partners

Sponsors
avatar for Aspire Technology Partners

Aspire Technology Partners

Silver Sponsor, Aspire Technology Partners
Aspire powers education transformation - providing technology solutions to strengthen delivery of student-directed learning and professsional development, improved communications, reduced costs, and making schools more efficient and accessible in their mission.


Tuesday October 25, 2016 2:00pm - 2:30pm EDT
Schwartz Simon Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401
 
Wednesday, October 26
 

10:00am EDT

Exciting STEM Tools to Invigorate Teachers and Students
There is intense interest in STEM education today, but what does it look like on a practical level? What are some of the tools and ideas that can have an impact in your classrooms? This session will explore various hands-on tools that can drive dynamic learning environments and create vibrant learning experiences for students.

Speakers
avatar for Dan Burger

Dan Burger

Director of Customer Engagement, Promeda, a New Era Technology Company
Having spent 15 years assisting non profit organizations and school districts in using technology to educate and influence, Dan Burger is passionate about providing tools for educators to facilitate collaborative learning. Dan has worked with School Districts throughout the state... Read More →


Wednesday October 26, 2016 10:00am - 10:30am EDT
Florio Perrucci Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

1:00pm EDT

Master the Ed-Tech Multiplier Effect to Boost Student Learning
Can you name all the educational technology systems in use by your staff? No? Then you may be astonished to learn how much time and money is being diverted away from student achievement and sunk into ineffectual software tools. Learn how three school districts are creating a better educational experience using the “ed-tech multiplier effect,” a method to get maximum value and efficacy out of school software purchases.

Speakers
Sponsors
avatar for OnCourse Systems for Education

OnCourse Systems for Education

Silver Sponsor, OnCourse Systems for Education
Supports extraordinary achievement across NJ with intuitive, award-winning software for SIS, LMS, and Staff Evaluation.


Wednesday October 26, 2016 1:00pm - 1:30pm EDT
Florio Perrucci Learning Lab One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401