Beyond Success: 1:1 as a Transformative Journey
John Downes & Susan Hennessey, Tarrant Institute for Innovative Education
Sessions include introduction by a Vermont practitioner, and a facilitated discussion of topics, questions, solutions, and resources among Vermont teachers, administrators, and technology leaders. Sessions are focused on issues at the classroom, school, or board and community level.
Classroom Level: Lisa Barry, Essex Town School District
School Level: Rob Gervais, Enosburg Falls High School
Board and Community Level: Paul Irish, Burlington School District
Come join your colleagues for discussions focused on the stages of implementation. Select the strand that meets your needs, or bring a team and have someone at each of the strands.
Planning StrandFor schools considering one-to-one programs, or in the stages of planning pilots, team-based or school-wide implementations of one-to-one computing.
Facilitator, John Downes, Tarrant Institute for Innovative Education
Implementation StrandFor schools who are just starting out, in their first or second year of implementing one-to-one as pilots, team-based or school-wide implementations.
Facilitator, Steve Webster, South Burlington School District
Sustainability StrandFor schools who have been running one-to-one programs for two years or more and are interested in systems for sustainability, and ideas for improving systems and processes.
Facilitator, Steve Jarrett, Chittenden East Supervisory Union
Sit with educators whom you otherwise may never have met. You will come away with new contacts, peer mentors, and meet others who are part of the growing support network of 1:1 educators in Vermont.
Summary and sharing of site resources, and door prizes. Win an iPad, or come as a team of three with at least one teacher and administrator and win an iPad for your school.
* Meet, Greet, and Register 7:45 - 8:25
* Welcome and Keynote - 8:30 - 9:00
* Session 1 9:15-10:35
* Session 2 10:45-12:05
* Lunchtime Mash-Up 12:15-1:15
*Session 3 1:30-2:50
Closing - 3:00-3:30