TCEA 2012 Speakers

Monday:
 
Tuesday:
 
Wednesday:
Speaker: Lea Anne Daughrity
Presentation ID:  121820
Presentation Title:  Create & Publish Student E-Books
Track:  Technology Integration
Date: 2/8/2012
Time:   8:00:00 AM to 9:30:00 AM
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Speaker: Elaine Plybon
Presentation ID: 121790
Presentation Title: Community in the Classroom
Date: 2/8/2012
Time: 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
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Speaker: Lea Anne Daughrity
Presentation ID:  121272
Presentation Title:  "Touching" 21st Century STEM
Track:  Technology Integration
Date: 2/8/2012
Time:   12:00:00 PM to 1:00:00 PM
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Speaker: Kim Caise
Presentation ID:  122240
Presentation Title:  "Check this Out!" (QR Codes)
Track:  Mobile Integration
Date: 2/8/2012
Time:   5:00:00 PM to 6:00:00 PM

Speaker: Linda Rush
Presentation ID: 122235
Presentation Title: Advanced Features of the SMART Board
Track: Technology Application
Date: 2/8/2012
Time: 11:30-1:00

Thursday:
Speaker: Beth Weeks
Presentation ID:
 122024

Presentation Title:  Chillin' on the Wild Side, Technology
Track:  Technology Integration

Date: 2/9/2012
Time:   9:15:00 AM to 10:15:00 AM
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Speakers: Elaine Plybon and Dean Mantz (KS DEN GURU)
Presentation ID: 122073
Presentation Title: Resources for a Collaborative Classroom
Date: 2/9/2012
Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
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Speaker: Kim Caise
Presentation ID:  122692
Presentation Title:  "Cell Phones as Instructional Tools"
Track:  BYOT
Date: 2/9/2012
Time:   10:30 am to 11:30 am
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Speaker: Elaine Plybon
Presentation ID: 121528
Presentation Title: Using Social Media in the Classroom
Date: 2/9/2012
Time: 3:45 PM to 4:45 PM

Speaker: Linda Rush
Presentation ID: 122173
Presentation Title: iPhoto to iPad and Beyond
Date: 2/9/2012
Time: 11:30-1:00

Speaker: Kass Bates and Melanie Burford
Presentation ID:
Presentation Title: Student/ Teacher PLN's in the 2.0 World
Date: 2/9/2012
Time: 10:30-11:30
 
Speaker: Joli Brock
Presentation Title: IT:  Not Just for Teachers Anymore!
Date: 2/9/2012
Time: 2 - 3:30

Friday: 
Speaker: Beth Weeks
Presentation ID:
 122030

Presentation Title:  The 5Es of Technology Integration!
Track:  Technology Integration

Date: 2/10/2012
Time:   8:00:00 AM to 9:00:00 AM

Featured Speakers from Discovery

Wednesday, February 8, 2012


1:15 PM - 2:15 PM     50 Ways to Spin a Digital Story

Presented by Steve Dembo

Location: Convention Center, Ballroom G

 

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM     Faster, Better, Shorter, Deeper: Editing and Capturing Video

Presented by Hall Davidson

Location: Convention Center, Ballroom F

 

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM     iThink iNeed iPads in the Classroom

Presented by Steve Dembo

Location: Convention Center, Ballroom F

 

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM     Mashed Media:  Old media, New Web, and Your Own Great Stuff

Presented by Hall Davidson

Location: Convention Center, Room 12AB

 

 

Thursday, February 9, 2012


 

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM     Little Hands, Giant Reach 

Presented by Steve Dembo

Location: Convention Center, Ballroom F

 

9:15 AM - 10:15 AM   Media and Moving the Earth: Technology and the Gifted Student

Presented by Hall Davidson

Location: Convention Center, Ballroom F

 

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Take a Page From the Perfect Digital Textbook

Presented by Hall Davidson

Location: Convention Center, Ballroom F

 

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   Storytelling for the YouTube Generation

Presented by Steve Dembo

Location: Convention Center, Ballroom F                            


3:30 PM - 5:00 PM     The New Kinds of Tools for New Kinds of Learners: Assess This!

Presented by Hall Davidson        

Location: Convention Center, Room 8C



Discovery Education Corporate Room:

Dates:                  Wednesday, February 8 – Friday, February 10, 2012

Times:                  See below

Location:              Hilton Hotel, Austin; Level 4 - Governor’s Ballroom, Salon B 

      500 East 4th Street

                             Austin, Texas 78701



Wednesday, February 8, 2012



8:00 AM - 9:00 AM           
Back to Basics: Discovery Education streaming 101
Presented by Joe Diaz           
Get down and dirty with the basics of using Discovery Education streaming!  We'll fill the gaps with helpful information on navigating, talk about the difference between streaming and downloading, and uncover some resources that you never knew you had! This session is a great building block that prepares you to springboard to deeper integration.

9:15 AM - 10:15 AM         
50 Ways to Integrate Discovery Education, Presented by Joe Diaz
Did you know that Discovery Education streaming has videos, an interactive atlas, dynamic calendar, thousands of quiz questions, images, speeches, and sound effects?  This fast-pasted, energizing session will open your eyes to the possibilities of digital media and Discovery Education streaming in the classroom.

10:30 AM  - 11:30 AM     
Unlimited Wireless: Discovery Education Science Techbook and Mobile Devices, Presented by Brad Fountain
Intrigued by the possibilities of iPads and smartphones in education? Wondering how these new tools might reshape the learning landscape of our schools? Learn how to use Discovery Education content to build lessons for students who can access the world from the palm of their hands. Whether you are already using mobile devices or you see this as the future of education, this session will open your eyes to teaching in the portable world of your students.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM         
Differentiated Instruction Made Simple with Discovery Education, Presented by Jason Altman
During this session we’ll explore a variety of ways to use web-based tools and digital media to enhance your instruction tomorrow!  We’ll learn how to use these tools to check for understanding and differentiate by content, process, and product. Along the way we’ll highlight the latest enhancements inside STREAMING and Assessment and explore how to assign materials and view results within the unified Classroom and Assignment Managers. Finally, we’ll demonstrate how easy all of these tools can be used to monitor student learning and provide effective instructional feedback!

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM            
Connecting Language Learners to the Curriculum with Discovery Education, Presented by Lindsay Hopkins
With diverse classroom populations, your ability to differentiate feels more important than ever. In this session, explore Discovery Education through the lens of Language Learners and see how digital media and technology can engage and benefit students from all backgrounds.

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM            
Stand Back!!  We’re Using Discovery Education’s Science Techbook, Presented by Brad Fountain
Unless you want to Engage your students as they Explore science through digital media in conjunction with hands-on resources don’t bother attending this session.  We will Explain how digital media can change the way you teach science, Elaborate on how digital media can be utilized to meet the needs of every student, and Evaluate student progress through science concepts.

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM            
A 21st Century Lesson - Media Integration in Context, Presented by Lindsay Hopkins    
What does the 21st century classroom look like?  Experience a model lesson that integrations Discovery Education resources, Web 2.0 tools, Interactive Presentations, and free Google tools. You'll never look at lesson planning the same way again.

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM            
Coast to Coast Collaboration with Discovery Education, Presented by Joe Diaz  
Don't let distance come between you and collaboration!  Whether it is across your school, your district, or the nation, learn how to close the distance with on-line collaboration tools.  Join this session and learn how to incorporate Discovery Education into a host of resources that will allow you to build lessons, deliver professional development, enhance presentations, connect classrooms, and more.  A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles, so let's take the road less traveled!

Thursday, February 9, 2012


 

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM          

I Can Do That With PowerPoint?  Presented by Lindsay Hopkins              

We all know that the computer, projector and PowerPoint have replaced the old slide projector, but did you know that PowerPoint can also be combined with Discovery Education videos, sounds, images, and effects to create engaging multimedia presentations? During this session will explore the necessary (and not-so-scary) steps for integrating digital media with PowerPoint.

 

9:15 AM - 10:15 AM        

50 Ways to Integrate Discovery Education, Presented by Joe Diaz           

Did you know that Discovery Education streaming has videos, an interactive atlas, dynamic calendar, thousands of quiz questions, images, speeches, and sound effects?  This fast-pasted, energizing session will open your eyes to the possibilities of digital media and Discovery Education streaming in the classroom.

 

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM     

Stand Back!!  We’re Using Discovery Education’s Science Techbook, Presented by Brad Fountain

Unless you want to Engage your students as they Explore science through digital media in conjunction with hands-on resources don’t bother attending this session.  We will Explain how digital media can change the way you teach science, Elaborate on how digital media can be utilized to meet the needs of every student, and Evaluate student progress through science concepts.

 

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM        

Differentiated Instruction Made Simple with Discovery Education, Presented by Jason Altman               

During this session we’ll explore a variety of ways to use web-based tools and digital media to enhance your instruction tomorrow! We’ll learn how to use these tools to check for understanding and differentiate by content, process, and product. Along the way we’ll highlight the latest enhancements inside STREAMING and Assessment and explore how to assign materials and view results within the unified Classroom and Assignment Managers. Finally, we’ll demonstrate how easy all of these tools can be used to monitor

student learning and provide effective instructional feedback!

 

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM           

That Sounds Great! Discovery Education Audio in the Classroom, Presented by Lindsay Hopkins

From songs, sound effects, speeches, book readings, and world music, Discovery Education has thousands of audio files in its multi-media library. In this session, we’ll listen closely for uses of mp3s in the classroom. From project ideas to lesson planning, it is sure to be a platinum hit.

 

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM           

Unlimited Wireless: Discovery Education Science Techbook and Mobile Devices, Presented by Brad Fountain
Intrigued by the possibilities of iPads and smartphones in education? Wondering how these new tools might reshape the learning landscape of our schools? Learn how to use Discovery Education content to build lessons for students who can access the world from the palm of their hands. Whether you are already using mobile devices or you see this as the future of education, this session will open your eyes to teaching in the portable world of your students.

 

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM           

Iron DEN Challenge, Presented by the Discovery Educator Network Texas Leadership Council  

Come be part of a showdown of epic proportions!  We'll explore Discovery Education and digital storytelling in this hands-on session that we call the Iron DEN Challenge.  Enter DEN Stadium and team-up with Discovery Educator Network STARS as we compete against the clock to create an original digital story using a variety of tools and Discovery Education content.  But beware of the secret ingredient...

 

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM           

Weaving the Story of Learning: Digital Storytelling with Discovery Education STREAMING, 
Presented by Joe Diaz

Constructing stories requires deep understanding not just of discreet facts and knowledge, but also of the rich context of that information.

Join us for an exploration of the creative ways to engage students across the curriculum with digital storytelling and Discovery Education resources.


Friday, February 10, 2012


8:00 AM  - 9:00 AM          
50 Ways to Integrate Discovery Education, Presented by Joe Diaz            
Did you know that Discovery Education streaming has videos, an interactive atlas, dynamic calendar, thousands of quiz questions, images, speeches, and sound effects?  This fast-pasted, energizing session will open your eyes to the possibilities of digital media and Discovery Education streaming in the classroom.

 

9:15 AM - 10:15 AM         
A 21st Century Lesson - Media Integration in Context, Presented by Lindsay Hopkins    
What does the 21st century classroom look like?  Experience  a model lesson that integrations Discovery Education resources, Web 2.0 tools, Interactive Presentations, and free Google tools. You'll never look at lesson planning the same way again.

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