Conference Schedule

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Conference Schedule

The full conference schedule is available below. Visit the main Attendee page for details on registration and a high-level view of the schedule.

November 2
9:30 am –
10:30 am
Activity
Dedicated Exhibit Hall
November 2
10:30 am –
12:00 pm
Keynote
Edtech Essentials: Technology Strategies for All Learning Environments
November 2
12:00 pm –
1:00 pm
Activity
Dedicated Exhibit Hall and Lunch
November 2
1:00 pm –
4:30 pm
Special Event
Tech Leader Summit
November 2
1:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Workshop
Teacher Tech Burnout: Professional Learning After Pandemic Overload
November 2
1:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Workshop
Robotic Playground
November 2
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
How to Use Technology to Assess Students and Pivot Instruction
November 2
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
Hello Ruby: Connecting Coding and Literature
November 3
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
Fun with Formative Feedback: Using Digital Tools to Enhance Student Growth
November 2
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
You Have a Podcast, Now What?
November 2
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
Returning to the Moon: NASA’s Artemis Missions
November 2
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
Staying Off Snapchat! Technology Tools to Support Executive Function While Learning
November 2
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
Making the Most of Your First 5 Minutes
November 2
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
Coding with Littles: PreK-2 Computer Science Activities
November 2
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
There’s No Crying in PD
November 2
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Networking
Elementary Teachers Networking Session
November 2
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
EdTech for All: Creating Accessible Digital Content
November 2
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
Integrating Media and Digital Picture Books into PK-5 Mathematics
November 2
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
It’s Not the Tech, it’s the Teach: Using Familiar Tools to Empower Student Creativity & Learning
November 2
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
Safe2Help IL: Addressing 21st Century Threats Facing Illinois Students
November 2
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
Technology in K-3…It Doesn’t Have to Be Your Worst Nightmare
November 2
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
Video in the Classroom
November 2
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
Focusing on Feedback
November 2
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
Apple Teacher Learning Center: A Treasure Trove of Resources
November 2
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
Problem Based Learning with Tech!
November 2
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Networking
Middle School Teachers Networking Session
November 2
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
ByteSpeed Presents Cradlepoint-Empowering the Modern K-12 Network
November 2
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Skill Struck
November 2
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Everfi Presents No-Cost Digital Tools to Support the Whole Child
November 2
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Edpuzzle Presents: Take Your Edpuzzle Video Lessons to the Next Level
November 2
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Illinois Digital Educators Alliance
November 2
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Forward Edge
November 2
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Kami
November 2
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Learning A-Z Presents: Introducing Foundations A-Z! Get a First Look at the Future of K-5 Foundational Skills Instruction
November 2
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Newsela
November 2
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Polylino Multilingual Digital Picture Book Service Presents Inclusive education for multilingual learners with Polylino
November 2
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Tinkrworks Presents “Next Generation STEM with Tinkworks”
November 2
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
VEX Robotics Presents: A Challenge Kids Love! Teach Coding With a Virtual Robot.
November 2
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Using Immersive Reader for STEM
November 2
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Getting Artsy with Google Drawings
November 2
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Ed Tech & Mathematics
November 2
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Leverage Student Mobile Phones to Explore New Innovations
November 2
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
K-5 Technology Curriculum: Empower Students & Support Learning
November 2
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Books, Books, Books!
November 2
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Creating a Collaborative Classroom with Canva
November 2
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Global Connections with Google Arts & Culture / Google Earth
November 2
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Bye, Bye Messy, Hand-made Posters. Create Eye Catching Resources with Google Slides
November 2
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Networking
High School Teachers Networking Session
November 2
5:00 pm –
6:00 pm
Special Event
IETC2022 Social
November 2
6:00 pm –
7:00 pm
Special Event
Experience Springfield
November 3
8:30 am –
9:45 am
Keynote
The Attention Switch
November 3
9:45 am –
10:15 am
Activity
Dedicated Exhibit Hall
November 3
10:30 am –
12:20 am
Workshop
Take Your Classroom to New Heights with Drones!
November 3
10:30 am –
11:20 am
Breakout Session
Interactive Student Journaling in Digital Spaces
November 3
10:30 am –
12:20 pm
Workshop
Going, Going, Gone. Breaking Down the Barriers to Student Success
November 3
10:30 am –
11:20 am
Breakout Session
Tech Like a Pirate: Make Learning Memorable with Tech
November 3
10:30 am –
11:20 am
Breakout Session
Converting Desktops and Laptops to Chrome OS
November 3
10:30 am –
11:20 am
Breakout Session
Constructing and Supporting an E-Learning Plan In Your District
November 3
10:30 am –
11:20 am
Breakout Session
Tech Directors: Navigating the First Year in Your New Job
November 3
10:30 am –
11:20 am
Breakout Session
A Voice for Every Student: Using Assistive Tech and Peer Training to Increase Inclusive Practices
November 3
10:30 am –
11:20 am
Breakout Session
Virtual Art Galleries are the Rage to Show Off Student Work
November 3
10:30 am –
11:20 am
Breakout Session
Internet 101: Stuff You Pretend to Know but Are Afraid to Ask
November 3
10:30 am –
11:20 am
Breakout Session
Coaching Through Burnout
November 3
10:30 am –
11:20 am
Breakout Session
Create with iPad
November 3
10:30 am –
11:20 am
Networking
Computer Science Networking Session
November 3
11:30 am –
12:20 pm
Breakout Session
Taming the Wild Text: 15 Tools for Digital Readers
November 3
11:30 am –
12:20 pm
Breakout Session
Learn Like a YouTuber: Engaging Video Activities
November 3
11:30 am –
12:20 pm
Breakout Session
Advanced Wireless Design and Troubleshooting
November 3
11:30 am –
12:20 pm
Breakout Session
King Phisher – Low Cost Phishing Campaign Tool
November 3
11:30 am –
12:20 pm
Breakout Session
Google Secrets for Teaching and Learning
November 3
11:30 am –
12:20 pm
Breakout Session
Ed Tech Tools for Social Emotional Learning
November 3
11:30 am –
12:20 pm
Breakout Session
Robots+
November 3
11:30 am –
12:20 pm
Breakout Session
Digital Safety For “Little’s”
November 3
11:30 am –
12:20 pm
Breakout Session
A Site to See! Publishing Student Work with Google Sites
November 3
11:30 am –
12:20 pm
Breakout Session
Using Books in the Elementary MakerSpace
November 3
12:30 pm –
1:30 pm
Activity
Dedicated Exhibit Hall & Lunch
November 3
1:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Workshop
Incorporating Computer Science in the Elementary Classroom
November 3
1:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Workshop
Intro to Networks/VLANs
November 3
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
10 Ways to Curate Resources to Support all Students
November 3
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
Educational Eye Candy: 5 Brain-Friendly Google Drawings Activities
November 3
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
ISBE Education Update Panel Discussion
November 3
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
Successful Customer Service for IT Oriented Folks
November 3
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
Getting to Know Wakelet
November 3
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
Once Upon a STEAM…
November 3
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
Your Digital Safety And Your Digital Footprint – Think First
November 3
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
Digital SEL with a Purpose – That’s a Wrap
November 3
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
Branching Growth: A Progressive and Differentiated Approach to Professional Learning
November 3
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
Google Earth Can Do WHAT?
November 3
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Networking
Instructional Technology Coaches Networking Session
November 3
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
How to Create Tutorials for Students: Quick Steps and Free Tools
November 3
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
Go Global: Virtual Field Trips, Virtual Guests, and More
November 3
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
Developing a Strategic Technology Plan
November 3
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
Manage (and Complete!) All Your Projects with Asana!
November 2
1:00 pm –
1:50 pm
Breakout Session
Everyone’s an Influencer: Bring the Social Media Influencer Style Into Your Classroom
November 3
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
Unlock Proven Funding and Access Solutions to Support Anytime, Anywhere Learning
November 3
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
You Can Can Can Bring Canva to the Littles
November 3
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
I’m a Teacher…What do I need to know about Cybersecurity?
November 3
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Breakout Session
Ain’t Nobody Got Time for That: An Approach to Teaching Computer Science In Primary Grade Levels
November 3
2:00 pm –
2:50 pm
Networking
Library Media Specialist Networking Session
November 3
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
TBD
November 3
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Vivacity Tech: Starting a Student Tech Team? Curriculum & Tools for a Student-led Repair Center
November 3
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
BenQ: Starting a Student Tech Team? Curriculum & Tools for a Student-led Repair Center
November 3
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
TBD
November 3
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Baracuda Networks
November 3
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Bradfield’s
November 3
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
TBD
November 3
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Deledao: Research, Challenges, and Solutions to Help Improve the Effectiveness of Digital Learning
November 3
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Gibson Teledata
November 3
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Linewize Cyber Safety: A new approach to filtering, classroom management, and student safety
November 3
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
ManagedMethods: 10 Easy Steps to Securing Your District’s Google & Microsoft 365
November 3
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
ParentSquare: “How to Enable Effective School-Home Communication While Securing Data and Protecting Student Privacy
November 3
3:00 pm –
3:30 pm
Product Session
Teq: Digital Citizenship for 21st Century Learners
November 3
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
The Why: 3D Printing for the Greater Good
November 3
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
2022 LTC Award Winner Panel: Celebrating Illinois’ Edtech Innovators
November 3
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Post-Pandemic Classroom: What to Ditch and What to Keep
November 3
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Data Automation & Scripting
November 3
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Learn About Hyperconvergence
November 3
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
It Takes a Village – Building a Network of Technology Leaders to Respond in Times of Crisis
November 3
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
iRobot, Can you?
November 3
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Open The Windows To Our World
November 3
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Know Your Gogies: Understanding Adult Learning While Coaching Across Generations
November 3
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Technology Infusion – A Focus on Instructional Design
November 3
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Introducing Computational Thinking in Elementary Classrooms
November 3
3:40 pm –
4:30 pm
Breakout Session
Tools for Your Toolbox
November 3
5:00 pm –
7:00 pm
Special Event
IETC Trivia Night
November 4
8:00 am –
9:30 am
Special Event
Innovation Stations
November 4
8:30 am –
9:30 am
Keynote
IETC EdTech Share
November 4
9:50 am –
10:40 am
Breakout Session
Better Together: The Coaching Relationship, Tech and SEL
November 4
9:50 am –
11:50 am
Workshop
Press “Start” on your District’s Esports Program
November 4
9:50 am –
11:50 am
Workshop
Lights, Sensors, Action! Introducing Circuit Playground Express for CS, Electronics, and Creativity
November 4
9:50 am –
10:40 am
Breakout Session
Ten Ideas to Incorporate Google Earth Into Your Classroom
November 4
9:50 am –
10:40 am
Breakout Session
Flysense – High School Vape Detectors Implementation Debrief
November 4
9:50 am –
10:40 am
Breakout Session
Helpdesk Software
November 4
9:50 am –
10:40 am
Breakout Session
Gamification: Back to the Classics
November 4
9:50 am –
10:40 am
Breakout Session
Making Chrome Shine
November 4
9:50 am –
10:40 am
Breakout Session
Set Yourself Up For Success with Google Slides
November 4
9:50 am –
10:40 am
Breakout Session
Introduction to Social-Emotional Learning Assessment and Action Planning
November 4
9:50 am –
10:40 am
Breakout Session
Creativity – A Foundation for the 4 Cs
November 4
9:50 am –
10:40 am
Breakout Session
Organize Like a Champ!
November 4
9:50 am –
10:40 am
Breakout Session
Feedback…Just In Time!
November 4
11:00 am –
11:50 am
Breakout Session
All Your Technology Documentation in One Place
November 4
11:00 am –
11:50 am
Breakout Session
Kami-fying Differentiation
November 4
11:00 am –
11:50 am
Breakout Session
Windows Imaging with MDT
November 4
11:00 am –
11:50 am
Breakout Session
Got to Get Math into Canva: A Beatles Tribute to Using Canva in the K-8 Classroom
November 4
11:00 am –
11:50 am
Breakout Session
Getting Creative with the iPad
November 4
11:00 am –
11:50 am
Breakout Session
Sketchnoting for Visual Literacy – You Don’t Need to Be an Artist!
November 4
11:00 am –
11:50 am
Breakout Session
Gamably
November 4
11:00 am –
11:50 am
Breakout Session
Looking to Create a Safe and Supportive SEL Environment in Your Classroom?
November 4
11:00 am –
11:50 am
Breakout Session
Create Your Own Digital Escape
November 4
11:00 am –
11:50 am
Breakout Session
Teacher Expectations and Student Achievement