New Mexico Society for Technology in Education

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2017 NEW MEXICO DIGITAL LEARNING CONFERENCE

December 1st- 3rd in Albuquerque
Albuquerque Academy 6400 Wyoming Blvd. 
Friday, Dec. 1st 5:00-7:30; Opening Reception; Sponsor Round Tables; Sponsor Stage Talks; Opening Keynote
Saturday, Dec. 2nd 8:00-5:00; Breakfast and Lunch, Sponsor Tables/Talks; Breakout Sessions, Keynotes
Sunday, Dec. 3rd 9:00-12:15 Training Workshops
APS and SFPS Check with your districts for registration. Other attendees register and pay $20 (to cover food).

NMSTE (New Mexico Society of Technology in Education) has a few board positions open this year. Please nominate enthusiastic folks who you feel will be a great addition to the NMSTE team. Nominations will be open until September 30th. 

Please use this Google Form (link) for nominations.

Thank you!

Felicia Maestas

SFPS- Digital Learning Coach

NMSTE - President-Elect


Please help NMSTE recognize the Educational Technology leaders in our state! We have nominations open for Outstanding Leader, Outstanding Teacher, Making IT Happen and the Amy L. Phipps Professional Development Award. Further description of the award is on the form below and you may make multiple recommendations. Thank you for helping us recognize your colleagues and educational leaders in New Mexico!!

https://tinyurl.com/NMSTEAwards2017


Calling all educators

The first draft of the 2017 ISTE Standards for Teachers is here.
Access the toolkit to check it out and help shape the future of education by getting involved today. Here's how:
1. Get our refresh toolkit to facilitate a meeting with colleagues, at a conference, even in a Twitter chat.
2. Share your feedback by taking a 15-minute survey.
3. Share the link to the individual survey with your networks.
Read more: http://www.iste.org/standards/standards/for-teachers-refresh-2016-lp
Thanks for being technology leaders in New Mexico.

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CETL Certification Boot Camp and Study Group is under way! 
Email Jeff Lunsford (jeff@lunjj.com) for more information about the program.
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ABOUT ISTE AND CoSN

The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) is the premier nonprofit organization serving educators and education leaders committed to empowering connected learners in a connected world. ISTE serves more than 100,000 education stakeholders throughout the world. NMSTE is a valued affiliate of ISTE and connects with more than 70 other affiliates to share best practices, increase service to members, and strengthen impact in their local education communities.

 

ISTE’s Vision and Mission

The vision of ISTE is a world where all learners thrive, achieve and contribute. As the creator and steward of the definitive education technology standards, ISTE’s mission is to empower learners to flourish in a connected world by cultivating a passionate professional learning community, linking educators and partners, leveraging knowledge and expertise, advocating for strategic policies, and continually improving learning and teaching.

 

ISTE membership is a powerful way for educators to connect with peers, share knowledge and ideas, and help lead the transformation of education. If you are not yet a member of ISTE, we invite you to join and begin discovering the valuable resources available to you as a member. ISTE also offers impactful ed tech resources to support professional learning for educators and education leaders. Our innovative offerings include the ISTE Conference & Expo — the world's most comprehensive ed tech event — and the widely adopted ISTE Standards for learning, teaching and leading in the digital age.

CoSN (the Consortium for School Networking) is the premier professional association for district technology leaders. For nearly 25 years, CoSN has provided leaders with the management, community building, and advocacy tools they need to succeed. Today, CoSN represents over 11 million students in school districts nationwide and continues to grow as a powerful and influential voice in K-12 education. - See more at: http://www.cosn.org/about-cosn#sthash.UBJ4XHl2.dpuf



 

NMSTE's Mission
To ensure the success for all students by serving as a state wide network of individuals seeking to improve teaching and learning by advancing the effective use of technology in education. As a nonprofit membership organization, we will provide leadership and service to improve teaching, learning, and school leadership by advancing the effective use of technology in PK-16 and teacher education.

Past Events:
The NMSTE/APS/COSN Annual Digital Learning Conference and CTO Clinic was a success!
Albuquerque, December 6th and 7th, 2016
Bigger and Better than ever! This event merged the NMSTE CoSN CTO Clinic and the APS Digital Learning Conference, 
bringing together over 300 people at the Hotel Albuquerque for two intensive days of training and networking. 
Sessions focused on collaboration between Instruction, Technology, and Leadership teams to leverage technology in support of classroom, school, and district transformation initiatives. 
Visit http://cosn.org/events/NMCTO16 for details on the conference, including a detailed agenda.

2016 NMSTE CoSN CTO Clinic
Leading and Supporting Digital Learning; March 3-4' eCADEMY

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NMTIE's Fall Conference November 18 - 20, 2015

Thank you for contributing to the success of our inaugural NMSTE & CTO Clinic "Leading Digital Learning" Spring Conference 2015!
 

 
CoSN (the Consortium for School Networking) is the premier professional association for district technology leaders. Click on the logo to learn more! 



Thank you for a successful
New Mexico Educators Conference 2014 
Hotel Albuquerque 
Friday, November 21-Saturday, November 22
Student Engagement and the Use of Technology