The NJECC 33rd Annual Statewide
Educational Technology Conference
January 8th, 9th & 10th, 2019
2019 Conference Agenda
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Keynote- Dr. Michelle Schmitz
Dr. Michelle Schmitz is an elementary administrator who IS reimagining and rethinking education to meet the needs of today’s learner. Schmitz is the founding principal of EPiC Elementary where Every Person is Inspired to Create, a learning environment that is redesigning education based on three pillars: Empowering Creativity, Equipping Students, and Engaging Communities. Her mission is to challenge your thinking and provide real-world ideas that will push your students to be creative thinkers, collaborators, and innovative problem solvers.
A little about EPIC Elementary ~ A typical school day at EPiC Elementary is anything but typical. EPiC stands for Every Person Inspired to Create, founded on three pillars:
Empowering Creativity, Equipping Students and Engaging Communities. Empowering creativity equips our learners to lead change in the world by building confidence to conquer real-world challenges. Engaging with communities around the globe expands thinking to include a myriad of lenses by which learners design and develop new ideas. Equipping students with personalized learning forges endless opportunities to innovate and become leaders in their environment.
General Presentations & Workshops, Special Education Teacher, Library/Media Specialist, Mathematics Teacher and English/Language Arts Teacher Strands
We will be offering over 100 individual presentation sessions including hands-on sessions and sessions supporting our three strands – Library/Media Specialist, Mathematics and English/Language Arts Please be reminded that conference attendees can engage in any sessions that they are interested in throughout the day. Check back for Conference Schedule.
Conference Registration . . . . . . . . . . . . .8:00 AM – 9:30 AM Memorial Auditorium
Breakfast . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Memorial Auditorium
Welcome and Keynote Address ………. . .9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Memorial Auditorium
Registration Cost: $125.00 ($110.00 for NJECC Members)
Includes Breakfast & Lunch, Access To Keynote, General Presentations, Workshops and Ignite Session for Tuesday ONLY
PLEASE NOTE: The last day to register online is January 4th, 2019. After that date you may register by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or register onsite on the day of the event.
CANCELLATION DATE: The last day to cancel without cost is January 4th, 2019.
Wednesday, January 9th & Thursday, January 10th, 2019
We will be offering a variety of practical and engaging half day workshops on the post conference workshop days, AM and PM sessions. Please click here to see descriptions.
January 9, Wednesday AM
3D Printing for Fun and Function
Encourage Critical Thinking and Metacognition Through Digital Escape Rooms
Get Going With Google Classroom
Google Certification Preparation – Level 1 – Full Day Wednesday and Thursday – ($279.00 Member, $299.00 Non-Member)
January 9, Wednesday PM
Digging Deep with Google Slides: Creating a Slideshow, Features, & Interacting Slideshows
STEM: Environmental Design
January 10, Thursday AM
Bring Podcasting to Your Schools and Classrooms
Sparking Cultural Change – How Using Google Tools Changed the Way We Work and Think
The Tech Coaches’ Guide for Building a Professional Development Program
January 10, Thursday PM
Post Conference Registration Fees:
Registration Cost per Workshop: $125.00 ($110.00 NJECC Members)
Google Certification Bootcamp Level 1: $299.00 ($279.00 NJECC Members)
NJECC Address for Payment:
NJECC, Inc. 549A Pompton Ave, Ste. 310, Cedar Grove, NJ 07009