Technology Tips, Tricks and Hacks from ISTE Authors

Location: Room 301BC

Participate and share

[Participate and share : Interactive lecture]

Tuesday, June 27, 2:45–3:45 pm
Location: Room 301BC

Dr. L. Robert Furman   Dr. Michele Haiken   Dr. Liz Kolb  
Get a sampling of the latest content offered by ISTE books as author experts share their favorite tools, tips, tricks and hacks. We'll cover topics including gamification and coding, 1:1 implementation and future-ready learning. You'll also pick up some best practice during engaging author-led activities.

Skill level: Beginner
Attendee devices: Devices useful
Attendee device specification: Tablet: Android, iOS
Focus: Digital age teaching & learning
Topic: Instructional design and delivery
Grade level: PK-12
ISTE Standards: Students : Empowered learner
Students : Digital citizen
Students : Computational thinker
Additional detail: ISTE author presentation

Digital tote resources

Description: Coding lesson plan aligned to 4.OA.3.
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Description: K/1 Lesson plan aligned to CCSS for writing.
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Description: No Fear Coding website with access to full lesson plans from the book.
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Description: Resources on differentiation for personalized learning.
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Proposal summary

Purpose & objective

This depends upon the participants involved and will be updated later.


Content and activities will be updated once presenters are confirmed.
Time: Each presenter will spend 20 minutes on their activity.
Process: Audience will participate in peer-to-peer and audience-to-presenter interaction during activities led by author presenters. There will be elements of gamification, badging, as well as the chance to win prizes.

Supporting research

The authors are all experts in their subject areas.



Dr. L. Robert Furman, South Park School District

Dr. Michele Haiken, Rye Middle School/Manhattanville College

Dr. Liz Kolb, University Of Michigan

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June 25-28, 2017

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