NETA 2011 - Rushton's Sessions

Your Presenter - Rushton Hurley (contact me)
   
high school teacher of Japanese language
    Director of the MERIT Program at the Krause Center for Innovation at Foothill College
        applications open in early November, close in mid-January
    Founder, Executive Director and Lead Janitor of NextVista.org

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Sessions
In addition to the keynote, I'll be presenting five times on a variety of topics.  You are invited to any and all of them, but I particularly request your attendance at the final on at 11:30 on Friday.  At that session, we will see the finalists of the NETA-Next Vista for Learning Nebraska 90-Second Video Contest, and you'll choose the winner!
  • 10:30 Thu - Hordes of Free Tools from a Google Certified Teacher (Windsor 6)
  • 2:30 Thu - The Ease, Power, and Cool of Multimedia (Windsor 6)
  • 3:30 Thu - Getting Teachers to Adopt Technology - What To and Not To Do (Windsor 6)
  • 10:30 Fri - MERIT: A Model for Powerful Professional Development Programs (Dapper 3)
  • 11:30 Fri - Engaging Kids with Educational Video Contests (Dapper 3)
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