There are only a couple weeks until the 2018 ISTE Conference & Expo, one of the top recognized educational technology conferences in the world. This year, ISTE is being held in the vibrant city of Chicago on June 24th through 27th, with over 16,000 educators from all over the globe expected to attend. ISTE offers attendees the opportunity to enjoy world-class keynote speakers, participate in a wide variety of sessions about things like creating STEAM makerspace programs and using technology to learn about other cultures, and walk through a massive expo hall featuring hundreds of edtech vendors. At the same time, educators will engage in hands-on learning experiences and network with like-minded individuals who want to witness the transformation of teaching and learning through technology.
Author - Ashley Venuti
In the past few decades, technology has become an increasingly large part of classrooms all over the country. With the transformation from traditional, lecture-led instruction to more blended and online learning, many educators have unanswered questions and/or ideas brewing about these changes. Some are surely questioning the value of bringing technology and blended learning into the school system, but there are many reasons to do so! What better way to learn the latest ideas and gain knowledge than to attend an edtech conference? There are many conferences throughout the year so choosing which one(s) to go to can be difficult. To help, here are our recommendations for the top edtech conferences for 2018. Read More