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Learning guide

How do you like to learn?

ISTE19 features sessions in several formats to accommodate a variety of learning experiences.

Listen and Learn
Lecture

Traditional

Panel

Moderator and 2-3 panelists

Research paper

Presentation, roundtable discussion or poster demonstration

Snapshot

Micropresentation on a specific solution, tool or content provider solution

Participate and Share
Interactive lecture

Some activities for audience participation

Poster

Demonstration style with 1:1 or group interaction

Explore and Create
Bring your own device (BYOD)

Hands-on activities

BYODex

Extended BYOD session

Playground

Experiential environments

Workshop

Premium content; in-depth exploration

Engage and Connect
Hosted activity

Dynamic content from conference sponsors

Trip/tour

Discover the local community through an educational institution visit or walking tour

Meeting

Formal, public or private gathering with a structured agenda

Social event

Get together of like-minded participants

Earning credit

Put your conference hours to work!
Track the sessions you attended in My Favorites to generate an official certificate of attendance, which is a requirement for many state CEU programs. Any sessions you preregistered for, as well as sessions you are presenting, are added automatically.

BUILD YOUR CERTIFICATE OF ATTENDANCE

ISTE19 is an approved content provider for continuing education units (CEUs) in select states. If you don’t live in one of the states listed, you may still be eligible to receive credit. Prior to the conference, contact your local school district or state Department of Education to find out how to secure CEUs.

Delaware
Track the sessions you attended in My Favorites to generate an official certificate of attendance after the event. You will also need to provide a completed Activity Documentation Form to submit to the Department of Education.

Idaho
Track the sessions you attended in My Favorites to generate an official certificate of attendance after the conference and work directly with your district to receive credit. You will also need to provide an official verification of completion and a PDU hour schedule.

Michigan
ISTE affiliate MACUL, is an approved content provider of professional development hours for Michigan educators to use towards renewing their teaching license. Residents of Michigan should download this PDF with the information and form needed to receive credit.

New Jersey
Track the sessions you attended in My Favorites to generate an official certificate of attendance after the conference and work directly with your district to receive credit. Additionally, record the presenter(s) of each session on your certificate to meet NJ minimum documentation requirements.

Oregon
Work directly with an OR ESD to receive credit. Track the sessions you attended in My Favorites to generate an official certificate of attendance after the conference.

Pennsylvania
PAECT can provide up to 48 credits to attendees. Visit the PAECT Regional Space located in the Broad Street Lobby for more information.

Texas
ISTE is an approved CPE provider for Texas educators. Track the sessions you attended in My Favorites to generate an official certificate of attendance after the event and work directly with your district to receive credit. Be sure to record the CPE provider # 500850.

Washington
ISTE is approved by the Professional Educator Standards Board (PESB) as provider of clock hour credits, throughout the 2018-2019 cycle. Track the sessions you attended in My Favorites to generate an official certificate of attendance after the event and work directly with your district to receive credit.


If you are a certified educator in Arizona, California, Indiana, Louisiana, Ohio, Missouri or Virginia, please work directly with your district using your certificate of attendance to receive credit.

If you don’t live in one of the states listed above, you may still be eligible to get credit. Prior to the conference, contact your local school district or state Department of Education to find out how to secure CEUs.

Graduate credit

Dominican University of California
Located in the San Francisco Bay Area and accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Dominican University of California offers a full professional development program for credentialed educators. At ISTE 2019, this school will offer up to two credits for attending the conference and implementing the ideas you discover. View the syllabus and register online or stop by their kiosk at the conference to meet with a university representative.

Questions? Contact Lisa Johnson-Bowers at 330-289-9159.

Need help designing your ISTE experience?

ISTE19 offers over 1,400 sessions, three keynotes, 18 playgrounds and dozens of other experiences both in the convention center and at locations around Philadelphia. So, where do you start? ISTE has gathered a team of educators who are excited to help you answer that question! Visit the Learning Journey Design Desk, located in the Grand Hall during the conference, and meet with Program Designers to create your personalized learning path. Our Designers are all past program committee members, who have years of conference experience under their belts. They can help you with tricks and tips to make the most of your four days, offer suggestions on crafting a schedule specific to your job and interests or simply figuring out the first steps.