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Discovery Education Spring VirtCon 2016 Live Webcast

Discovery Education

Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EDT)

Discovery Education Spring VirtCon 2016 Live Webcast

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2016 Spring VirtCon

 Discovery Education Spring Virtcon 2016

Saturday, April 16th | 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (ET)

VirtCon is a bi-annual conference that brings our community together to hear cutting-edge keynotes, be inspired by thought-provoking presentations, and participate in engaging discussions with the Discovery Education Community across the whole country. Streamed live from our headquarters in Maryland, VirtCon provides you with the opportunity to hear from your peers, share ideas and instructional tools,  and discover new resources available to you.   

Join the conversation using the hashtag #SpringVirtCon

Attend/ Host a Viewing Party: http://links.discoveryeducation.com/springvirtcon

 


 

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Time

Presentation

Presenter

9:00 AM EST

Welcome

 

9:10 AM EST

Engaging Students in STEM

Cindy Moss

10:00 AM EST

Formative Assessment Using Free Digital Tools

Kati Searcy

10:30 AM EST

Who is Engaged?

Erica Phillips

11:00 AM EST

Voice and Choice Through Discovery

Denisha Read

11:30 AM EST

How Do You Know What They Know?

Dave Tchozewski

12:00 PM EST

Personal and Personalized Learning

Stephen Downes

1:00 PM EST

 

Patti Duncan

1:30 PM EST

Connecting the Dots: Personalized & Project-Based Learning

Marita Diffenbaugh

2:00 PM EST

EdTech Tools Get Creative With Formative Assessments

Patricia Brown

2:30 PM EST

0-50 Ways to Keep Students Engaged

 

Brandon Wislocki

3:00 PM EST

Media Diversity and Cultural Responsiveness

Rafranz Davis


FEATURED SPEAKERS

Rafranz Davis
Executive Director of Professional and Digital Learning
Lufkin Independent School District, Texas
Session Title: Media Diversity and Cultural Responsiveness

Stephen Downes
Program Leader, Learning and Performance Support Systems
National Research Council Canada
Session Title: Personal and Personalized Learning

Cindy Moss
Director of Global STEM Initiatives
Discovery Education
Session Title: Engaging Students in STEM




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Discovery Education

Discovery Education is the global leader in standards-based digital content and professional development for K-12, transforming teaching and learning with award-winning digital textbooks, multimedia content that supports the implementation of Common Core, professional development, assessment tools, and the largest professional learning community of its kind.  Available in over half of all U.S. schools and primary schools in England, community colleges and in 50 countries around the world, Discovery Education partners with districts, states and like-minded organizations to captivate students, empower teachers, and transform classrooms with customized solutions that accelerate academic achievement. Discovery Education is powered by Discovery Communications, the number one nonfiction media company in the world. Explore the future of education at www.discoveryeducation.com.

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