Event Calendar

LTC Event Schedule

The Learning Technology Center offers a variety of online courses, focusing on educational technology trends and best practices in a format that fits educators’ busy schedules. From self-paced to guided learning, educators learn practical skills to begin implementing in their classrooms immediately.

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Be Connected: Live Streaming with StreamYard

Wed. February 7, 2024 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm | Free
Online IL, United States

Join us this week on Be Connected to learn how you can take your school live using StreamYard, a user-friendly webinar platform that empowers users of all skill levels to effortlessly produce professional-looking live broadcasts. StreamYard also allows users to directly engage with their audience using interactive features, as well as instantly post finished streams to social media platforms (including YouTube).

Jared Lynn
Jared Lynn
Director of Technology Services, Learning Technology Center
Eric Muckensturm
Eric Muckensturm
Cybersecurity Specialist, Learning Technology Center
Duane Shaffer
Duane Shaffer
Network and Information Technology Specialist, Learning Technology Center
Matt Jacobson
Matt Jacobson
Online Learning Coordinator, Learning Technology Center

Google Educator Level 1 Certification Prep

Thu. February 8, 2024 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm | Free
ROE 30 Annex 819 Walnut, Murphysboro, United States

In this full-day workshop, we will break down the Google Educator Level 1 exam into smaller, easy-to-understand segments while preparing you to pass the Google Educator Level 1 certification exam. Each segment will cover different Google-related topics, including Chrome and Slides, Drive and Docs, Gmail and Calendar, Classroom and Meet, Forms and Sheets, and finally, YouTube and Sites and test prep tips.

Joe Cipfl
Joe Cipfl
Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | Southern Region, Learning Technology Center

ROE 54 Networking Meeting

Fri. February 9, 2024 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am | Free
ROE 54: Vermilion 200 S College St Ste B, Danville, Illinois, USA

Become part of a networking group centered on your role in education and technology!

Holly Kelly
Holly Kelly
Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | East Central Illinois, Learning Technology Center

IL Ed Tech Coaches February 2024

Mon. February 12, 2024 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am | Free
Online IL, United States

Join instructional technology coaches from across Illinois during our monthly virtual meetings to connect with other coaches, brainstorm, and share resources.

Nicole Zumpano
Nicole Zumpano
Director of Instructional Technology Coaching, Learning Technology Center

ROE 44 Technology Roundtable

Mon. February 12, 2024 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm | Free
McHenry County Community Foundation 33 E. Woodstock St, Crystal Lake, IL, United States

Join us for an open discussion on current educational technology topics and trends. This networking meeting is open to all educational technology positions including technology directors, instructional technology coaches, and any other positions interested in discussing the current state of technology in our schools. While a short presentation may lead off our time together, the majority of the meeting will be open for participants to share their experiences and challenges with the group.

Ben Sondgeroth
Ben Sondgeroth
Lead Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | Northern Illinois, Learning Technology Center

West 40 Ed Tech Network Meeting

Mon. February 12, 2024 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm | Free
ISC 2 West Cook Office 415 Lexington St, Maywood, United States

Join your fellow school Ed Tech professionals from West 40 schools to discuss coaching, teaching, technology, and more! We will meet in person to facilitate discussion and sharing of resources. Bring your ideas, questions, concerns, strategies, and anything else you'd like to share or discuss.

Eric Santos
Eric Santos
Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | Chicagoland, Learning Technology Center

ROE 40 Educational Technology Roundtable

Tue. February 13, 2024 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am | Free
ROE 40: Jerseyville Office 201 W. Exchange, Jerseyville, United States

Join us for an open discussion on current educational technology topics and trends. This networking meeting is open to all educational technology positions including technology directors, instructional technology coaches, teachers, and any other positions interested in discussing the current state of technology in our schools. While a short presentation may lead off our time together, the majority of the meeting will be open for participants to share their experiences and challenges with the group.

Joe Cipfl
Joe Cipfl
Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | Southern Region, Learning Technology Center

E-Rate 471 Workshop

Tue. February 13, 2024 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm |
Online IL, United States

Learn and complete phase two of your E-Rate application with an E-Rate expert on hand! This 3-hour virtual session will cover Form 471 and the information needed to successfully complete it, including recipients of services, discount calculations, costs of service, dates of service, and service provider(s).

Mindy Fiscus
Mindy Fiscus
Director of Government Affairs, Learning Technology Center

Empowering Student Voice & Choice with Kami

Tue. February 13, 2024 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm | Free
Online IL, United States

Join us to discover adaptable Kami features and strategies educators can harness to elevate student voice and offer differentiated learning choices in any content area.

Belsa Rios
Belsa Rios
Teacher Success Champion, Kami

ROE 30 Educational Technology Roundtable

Wed. February 14, 2024 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Free
ROE 30 Annex 819 Walnut, Murphysboro, United States

Join us for an open discussion on current educational technology topics and trends. This networking meeting is open to all educational technology positions including technology directors, instructional technology coaches, teachers, and any other positions interested in discussing the current state of technology in our schools. While a short presentation may lead off our time together, the majority of the meeting will be open for participants to share their experiences and challenges with the group.

Joe Cipfl
Joe Cipfl
Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | Southern Region, Learning Technology Center

ROE 4 Technology Round Table

Thu. February 15, 2024 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm | Free
ROE 4: Boone/Winnebago 300 Heart Blvd, Loves Park, Illinois, USA

Join us for an open discussion on current educational technology topics and trends. This networking meeting is open to all educational technology positions including technology directors, instructional technology coaches, and any other positions interested in discussing the current state of technology in our schools.

Ben Sondgeroth
Ben Sondgeroth
Lead Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | Northern Illinois, Learning Technology Center

ROE 51 Tech Leadership Meeting

Fri. February 16, 2024 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm | Free
ROE 51: Menard/Sangamon 2201 S Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, Illinois, USA

Curious about the hottest trends in edtech? Share your voice and network with colleagues at our open discussion!

Lisa Schwartz
Lisa Schwartz
Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | West Central Region, Learning Technology Center

CS Social @ IDEACon

Mon. February 19, 2024 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Free
Westwood Tavern 1385 N Meacham Rd, Schaumburg, IL, United States

Hey, IDEAcon attendees - join us Monday evening at Westwood Tavern for food, drinks, and the chance to connect with fellow CS educators from across the state!

Sarah Phelps
Sarah Phelps
Program Manager, Computer Science and STEM, Learning Technology Center