Sunday, June 26

7:15 a.m. Welcome Breakfast and Networking

Start your day with a hosted New Orleans-style breakfast as you network with fellow district leaders and hear from one of our event sponsors in the edtech space.

7:45 a.m. CEO Welcome

Kick off the Leadership Exchange with words of inspiration from ISTE CEO Richard Culatta and learn from an industry leader how they are supporting sustainability in education.

8:05 a.m. Panel Conversation: Sustainability in Districts

In this educator panel, representatives from three districts will share how they’re preparing for next year and years down the road. You’ll get an understanding of how these districts have moved from COVID-19 response to strategic transformative work, and what it means to create sustainable environments around technology spending, flexible professional learning and the creation of powerful digital content for students.

8:40 a.m. Leader Spotlight Talks with Breakout Conversations

Get energized as exceptional leaders share stories about how they’re using technology to its fullest potential, and the secrets behind what has been sustaining their districts through these times. Then discuss the big themes like sustainable tech use, flexible learning and edtech procurement with fellow educators, and share your critical concerns and new ideas.

9:25 a.m. Coffee and Snack Break

9:35 a.m. Workshop: Finding the Best Edtech Products:

ISTE will provide research-based evaluation criteria and tools for determining which edtech on your radar aligns with best practices in product usability and learning design. You’ll come away with more confidence in your ability to parse the bad, good and great when it comes to edtech products. Plus hear from district leaders on how they’re making edtech selections to fit their needs.

10:30 a.m. Closing Keynote

Take away some last insights and wisdom as you learn from our final keynote speaker.

10:45 a.m. Reflection and Closing

Close out the Leadership Exchange with a reflection on your learning and time to map out your ISTELive 22 learning journey to make the most of your time in New Orleans.

Monday, June 27

Join us for a new kind of conversation at the Leadership Exchange expo floor walk and reception!

Leadership Exchange participants can sign up for a group walk of the expo floor on the afternoon on Monday, June 27, followed by an opportunity to debrief at an intimate reception. You’ll be guided on what to ask vendors in order to get your critical questions about edtech products answered. Immediately following, the group will head over to a casual reception at one of New Orlean’s hottest farm-to-table artisanal eateries at 4 p.m. Sample Southern cuisine and libations while connecting with fellow leaders to debrief the vendor walk and weigh in on how ISTE can support districts in improving edtech procurement.

Join us for both the walk and reception to experience a new kind of edtech procurement conversation!

Limited space - Leadership Exchange registrants, keep an eye out for sign-ups in early June.

June 27-29

ISTELive 22 Leader Sessions

Enhance your Leadership Exchange experience with leader-centric sessions in a variety of formats that are part of ISTELive 22 daily programing. Each day, check the recommended leadership-specific sessions to create your personalized learning path. Take advantage of exceptional in-person and virtual content, explore the expo hall and meet up with other attendees to get the full ISTELive 22 experience in New Orleans!

ISTE District Advising

If desired, set up a one-on-one appointment with a member of the ISTE district team to get the personalized support you need for your district! Talk through professional development opportunities, group memberships, best practices and innovative ideas from our spotlight districts. The ISTE district team can also help set you up for success for the rest of your ISTE adventure.

Limited space - Leadership Exchange registrants, keep an eye out for sign-ups in early June.