District announces 3rd annual Digital Conversion Symposium (Nov. 7-8, 2018)
The East Irondequoit Central School District, University of Rochester - Center for Learning in the Digital Age, and Monroe #1 BOCES invite you to join us for our 3rd annual Digital Conversion Symposium. Come and learn about digital conversion and the tremendous benefits it offers for classroom instruction. Over 180 educators from 47 school districts attended our last symposium, comprised of leaders, teachers and information technology staff.
East Irondequoit is in the 4th year of its digital conversion with full device deployment (3400 iPads and Windows laptops). The district recently joined the League of Innovative Schools and the American Association of School Administrators Digital Consortium, and has joined forces with the new Center for Learning in the Digital Age at the University of Rochester to launch a regional Digital Conversion Consortium ... resource for K-12 schools.
Enjoy a keynote address from Eric Sheninger whose "work focuses on leading and learning in the digital age as a model for moving schools and districts forward". Come hear Eric talk about Digital Leadership and what it means to be Future Ready.
Digital Conversion Symposium will include:
- Breakfast (continental) and lunch each day
- Full day of classroom visits (all 6 schools)
- Full day of breakout sessions; topics include digital conversion and 1:1 implementation
- Dinner reception on November 7th at the Rochester Museum and Science Center
Click here for the complete Digital Conversion Symposium - Fall 2018 program guide.
Day 1 (Nov 7) - Classroom visits
Day 2 (Nov 8) - Breakout sessions (click or tap on any session for more info)
|Rooms||9:45am - 10:30am||10:40am - 11:25am||12:15pm - 1:00pm||1:10pm - 1:55pm|
Teacher/Admin Panel - 8:30am - 9:15am
Break and Networking - 9:15am - 9:30am
|The Power of Personalized Learning||Combating a Data Breach: Before and After|
Lunch and Door Prizes - 11:25am - 12:10pm
|Supporting Teachers with Digital Curriculum Implementation||Supporting Teachers with Digital Curriculum Implementation|
Closing Remarks / Networking - 1:55pm - 3:00pm
|110||Tools for Meaningful Formative Assessment||Increased engagement and personalized learning in Math Class||Increased engagement and personalized learning in Math Class||Digitizing Personalized Learning|
|136||Get connected with the K-12 Digital Consortium||What is Digitally-Rich Teaching?||Are you prepared to deal with the Emotet virus?||Genius Hour|
|138||Everyone Can Code - Swift||New Teacher Tools - Apple Classroom, Apple Schoolwork, and Augmented Reality||Digital Conversion Leadership Q & A||Free Online Digital Citizenship/Internet Safety Resources|
|222||How to utilize 1:1 technology to differentiate||Classrooms of the Future||How to use Differentiation to meet the needs of all learners||Using digital tools to create assessment, analyze data and differentiate activities|
|224||ESGI Assessment Platform||Coding in the Classroom||Using tools effectively to promote accounability, understanding and engagement||Using tools effectively to promote accounability, understanding and engagement|
|226||Using Seesaw for Digital Portfolios||Principal perspective: Leading in a Digital Age||Leveraging Book Creator||Leveraging Book Creator|
Documents and follow up information:
Opening session presentation
Breakout session documents:
Classroom of the Future.
Differentiation to Meet the Needs of all Learners.
ESGI Assessment Platform.
Leading A School In the Digital Age
Leveraging Book Creator
Personalized Learning in the Math Classroom.
Supporting Teachers with Digital Curriculum Implementation.
Tools for Meaningful Formative Assessment
Using Seesaw for Digital Portfolios
Using tools effectively to promote accounability, understanding and engagement
Utilizing Technology to Meet the Needs of All Learners
Sponsor door prizes
|Door prize winner/district||Door prize||Sponsor|
|Doug Allard - Phelps - Clifton Springs CSD||$100 Amazon gift card||Lightspeed|
|Nicole Caratozzolo - Geneva City School District||Dell 2-in-1 Windows 10 laptop||Dell|
|Julie Gerber - Addison CSD||Digitally Rich Teaching course||University of Rochester|
|Micah Hanford - Cheektowaga CSD||Amazon Dot||LaBella Associates|
|Nicole Malen - Stamford CSD||$100 Visa gift card||Malwarebytes|
|Crystal McAllister - Heuvelton CSD||60 inch Sony 4K HDR TV||R-Options|
|Eric Spittle - BOCES - Broome Tioga||eGift certificate ($100) for Schoology swag||Schoology|
|Jennifer Stratton - Marcellus CSD||Branded sweatshirt||University of Rochester|