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Texas Future@Now Live Webcast

Discovery Education

Tuesday, October 8, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM (CDT)

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Discovery Education, Texas ASCD and TASA invite you to a Texas leadership summit focused on advancing digital learning and preparing students for the STEM opportunities and challenges of tomorrow’s world. 
 
Future@Now Texas will bring together Texas Education leaders, Political leaders and Business leaders who will share real stories about their work to fuel student achievement and promote college and career readiness.

Sessions Include* (All Times Central Timezone)

1:00PM – 1:30PM Opening Keynotes

1:30PM – 2:20PM Digital Visionaries Speak
Hear from Districts that are on the cutting edge of launching digital textbook initiatives.

2:20PM – 2:50PM Live from a Digital Classroom
Get a unique sneak peek tour of a digital classroom in action.
 
3:05PM – 3:55PM Creating Digital Learners by Supporting Digital Teachers
Texas Teachers provide best practice models and answer “How do we get there from here?”

3:55PM – 4:30PM Engaged Parents, Successful Transition
Leon Pridgen, parent from Mooresville School District, shares his experiences inengaging the community to drive transformation success.

4:50PM – 5:40PM Today’s Students, Tomorrow’s Jobs
Hear why STEM, problem-solving skills and critical thinking skills are important for the success of Texas’ economic future.

5:40PM – 6:00PM Closing Keynote:  The Call to Action
Dr. Susan Simpson-Hull, Grand Prairie ISD
 

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Discovery Education partners with districts to deliver a customized suite of tools to accelerate student achievement. Find out more about our digital content, professional development, assessment services, digital textbooks and dynamic educator community today.

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