excITe EDU's unconference is a FREE unique, innovative learning event that will provide K-12 teachers with plenty of new, engaging, and proven teaching strategies that they will be able to begin using right away back in their own classrooms.

Event Details

Date: Saturday, April 1, 2017 (in conjunction with the Athens Slingshot Festival)

Time: 8:00 AM -- 12 Noon

Location: UGA Special Collections Library

Registrants: Open to all educators

Expected Attendance: 200

Session Presenters: Include leading instructional technology leaders from around the state

Program Format: Open (i.e. presenters are encouraged to sign up the day of the unconference for whatever they would like to share with others)

Venue

UGA Special Collections Library

300 S Hull St, Athens, GA 30605


Parking

Parking for off-campus visitors is available in the Hull St deck. The gate stays open on weekends.

Directions

From Atlanta

Coming from the west, take Athens Perimeter (GA Loop 10) to College Station Rd exit (#7), turn left onto College Station. At 3rd traffic light, turn right onto E Campus Road. At the first traffic light, turn left onto Carlton St. At the third traffic light turn right onto S Lumpkin St. At the third traffic light, turn left onto Baxter. Take the first right onto S Hull St. The entrance to the parking deck is on your left.

From the North:

Take I-85 South to Exit 149, US 441 in Commerce, Georgia. Turn left onto US 441 and travel approximately 20 miles. As you approach Athens you will drive under the Athens Perimeter Loop highway and continue into Athens. At the first traffic signal, turn right onto College Avenue and follow College Avenue until it ends at Broad Street in downtown Athens. Turn right onto Broad Street. Travel one block to Lumpkin Street and turn left onto Lumpkin Street. Travel approximately 1 mile to Baxter Street, turn right onto Baxter. Take the first right onto S Hull St. The entrance to the parking deck is on your left.

From the South (US 441 or Georgia 15):

Take US 441 North or Georgia 15 North through Watkinsville, Georgia to Athens. Turn right onto Loop 10 (Athens Perimeter Loop highway). Take the South Milledge Avenue exit. Turn left onto Milledge Avenue and travel to the fourth traffic signal. Turn right onto Lumpkin Street and travel to Baxter Street, turn left onto Baxter. Take the first right onto S Hull St. The entrance to the parking deck is on your left.

From the East (Augusta):

Take I-20 East to Exit 172 in Thomson, Georgia. Turn right onto US 78. Follow US 78 into downtown Athens (Broad Street). You will pass the University of Georgia Arch on your left. The next street is Lumpkin Street. Turn left onto Lumpkin Street and travel approximately 1 mile to Baxter Street. Turn right onto Baxter. Take the first right onto S Hull St. The entrance to the parking deck is on your left.

From the West (US 129 Jefferson/Gainesville):

Cross over the Athens Perimeter Loop highway and continue towards downtown Athens. The street name will change to Prince Ave. At the fifth traffic signal turn right onto Milledge Avenue. Continue on Milledge Avenue through two traffic signals. At the third traffic signal (Broad Street) turn left, and travel Broad Street to the third traffic signal (Lumpkin Street). Turn right onto to Lumpkin Street and travel approximately 1 mile to Baxter Street. Turn right onto Baxter. Take the first right onto S Hull St. The entrance to the parking deck is on your left.