We’re starting the year off with a slew of new webinars and events that are sure to spark great conversations within our K-12 community. We hope you will join us for one or more of these engaging events in the coming weeks!
January 19 at 4:00pm ET
Webinar: Discover! Design! Deliver!
An Integrated Solution for Online Content Creation and Score-Tracking Ready to move beyond static powerpoint and pdf content in your online courses? Learn how easy it is to create interactive, engaging and accessible online content using SoftChalk. This session provides an overview of SoftChalk’s content authorizing solution that integrates with Blackboard and allows educators to combine the resources of digital repositories, widgets and other eLearning tools to develop engaging learning content. Sign Up Now
January 31-February 3, Orlando, FL
The Florida Education Technology Conference brings education leaders and technology experts together to exchange techniques and strategies for teaching and learning success. Join Blackboard K-12 during the conference at booth #1057 to talk about our latest innovations in online learning for K-12.
February 1, Orlando, FL
Workshop: “Getting Started with Online Learning”
Is implementing or growing an online learning program for students or teachers in your district on your “must-do” list for 2011? But, are you stumped on how to get started? If so, we hope you will join us for an afternoon of data analysis, best practice sharing, and brainstorming during our free FETC pre-conference workshop*. Participants will come away with their own unique district plan on how to move that “to-do” item into an actionable strategy! Register for the Workshop
*Note this workshop is being held prior to FETC, but you do not need to be registered for FETC to attend the workshop. There is no fee to attend.
February 7-11, Austin, TX
The Texas Computer Education Association is the largest state organization devoted to the use of technology in education. During TCEA’s annual conference, stop by the Blackboard K-12 booth #1939 to talk with our solutions experts who will give you a personalized demo of our solutions’ latest features and functionalities.
February 9 at 2:00pm ET
Webinar: Learning in the 21st Century: Taking It Mobile!
Listen to Julie Evans, CEO of Project Tomorrow, identify key findings from the Speak Up 2009 trends report and from interviews with innovative educators who are leveraging mobile devices for learning. Stories from these cutting-edge education leaders illustrate emerging trends, implementation considerations and strategies for launching mobile learning initiatives. Register for the Webinar
February 17-19, Denver, CO
AASA’s National Conference on Education
The National Conference on Education brings superintendents, school board members and cabinet members together to discuss hot topics in education today. Don’t miss an engaging session on developing successful online professional development programs led by Blackboard client JeffCo Public Schools, Thursday, Feb.17 from 2:00-3:00pm. Also, be sure to visit Blackboard K-12 at booth # 1015, and pick up a free giveaway!