Elementary Conference

June 20 & 21 | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

ESC Region 12

Registration fee: $200 (Enhanced Curriculum Co-op attends for $100) - $170 before April 30th

Enhanced Curriculum Co-op attends for $50

Session #124590

Conference Schedule

Day 1: June 20

9 - 9:15 a.m. Introductions and Housekeeping

9:30 - 11 a.m. Keynote:

11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. LUNCH (on your own)

12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Breakout Session #1

1:35 - 2:35 p.m. Breakout Session #2

2:40 - 3:40 p.m. Breakout Session #3

3:45 - 4 p.m. Student Panel and Door Prizes

View Day 1 Session Descriptors >

Day 2: June 21

9 - 11:30 a.m. Unconference

View the unconference schedule >

11:30 - 12:15 p.m. LUNCH (on your own)

12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Breakout Session #1

1:35 - 2:35 p.m. Breakout Session #2

2:40 - 3:40 p.m. Breakout Session #3

3:45 - 4 p.m. Door Prizes and Reflection

View Day 2 Session Descriptors >

Things to Know

Before the Conference

  • Download the complete schedule of events for the conference including breakout sessions.
  • Download a QR Code Reader on your phone or device. We will deliver a lot of content with QR Codes during the event.

The Day of the Conference

  • Both days will begin promptly at 9 a.m., so arrive early to check in.
  • Bring a device, as all the handouts will be digital.
  • Lunch will be on your own.
  • Have fun and tweet what you're learning with #R12Transformed!

Keynote: A.J. Juliani

A.J. Juliani is the co-author of LAUNCH: Using Design Thinking to Boost Creativity and Bring Out the Maker in Every Student. A.J. Juliani is a leading educator in the area of innovation, design thinking, and inquiry-based learning. Juliani has worked as a Middle and High School English Teacher, a K-12 Technology Staff Developer, educational consultant for ISTE; and educational speaker. A.J. is currently the Director of Technology and Innovation for Centennial School District.

A.J. is the author of books centered around student-agency, choice, innovative learning, and engagement. As a parent of four young children, A.J. believes we must be intentional about innovation in order to create a better future of learning for all of our students. You can connect with A.J. on his blog, “Intentional Innovation.”

Twitter: @ajjuliani | Website: ajjuliani.com

Teacher Presenters

Frances Karels

Curriculum Coordinator | West ISD

Topic: Gamify with GooseChase

Twitter: @karelsscience

Kelly Lebig

Teacher | China Spring ISD

Topic: Using Data to Drive Differentiation

Joshua Porter

Teacher | Robinson ISD

Topic: Digital Citizenship: Posting With A Purpose

Twitter: @porterj82

Kristine White

Teacher | Mart ISD

Topic: Dramatic Play: Purposeful Play

Twitter: @kristinerayna

Blanca Valdez

Teacher | Waco ISD

Topic: iPlay, iCreate, iLearn Digital Tools

Twitter: @Blanca_ValdezB

The TransformED conference is intended to encourage educators to get inspired, get informed, get connected, and take action by shining a light on modern learning practices. Throughout the conference, educators will engage in meaningful experiences while exploring ways to engage today’s learners. Join us for this innovative conference as we collaborate to find new ways to transform your classroom.

Attend our TransformEd Conferences for inspiration to transform your classroom, campus, and district.

Explore new ideas for modern learning in:

  • Behavior
  • Innovation
  • Inclusion
  • Special Education
  • Content Areas
  • Meaningful Technology
  • and more!!

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