november 4, 2017
Centennial High School
Burleson, TX 76028
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Keynote Speaker: Steve Dembo
Steve Dembo served for ten years as Discovery Education’s Director of Learning Communities and led their Innovation and Strategy team. He is the co-author of the book Untangling the Web: 20 Tools to Power Up Your Teaching. The National School Board Association named him one of 2010’s “Twenty to Watch,” a list honoring individuals finding innovative ways to use technology to increase classroom learning. In 2013 he began serving the Skokie/Morton Grove District 69 as a member of the School Board. Dembo is a course designer and adjunct professor for Wilkes University where he serves as class instructor for the Internet Tools for Teaching course within the Instructional Media degree program.
Steve Dembo is also a dynamic speaker on the capabilities of social networking, the power of educational technologies and Web 2.0 tools, and the ability of digital content to empower teachers to improve student achievement. He has delivered keynotes and featured presentations at dozens of conferences globally including ISTE, TCEA, FETC, MACUL, GaETC, METC, CUE, ICE, TEDxCorpus Christi, #140Edu, EduWeb, .EDU and the Social Media Masters Summit. Dembo was also a featured panelist at Nokia Open Labs as an expert on mobile device integration in education.
Featured Speaker: Tom Kilgore
Tom Kilgore is a Digital Learning Consultant for ESC Region 11 and provides training, resources, and support for the implementation of technology and good teaching practices into classrooms. He previously taught 5th grade in Lewisville ISD and 4th grade in Coppell ISD and implemented a student-centered approach in these roles.
Prior to becoming a classroom teacher Tom worked as a systems engineer on radar and electronic equipment for aerospace companies such as General Electric and conducted training and professional development for adult learners for over 20 years.
In addition to his role at ESC Region 11, Tom created and manages a professional learning network for educators on social media. Read more about #TXEDUCHAT at http://txeduchat.com/ and follow Tom on Twitter at @Tom_Kilgore
- Conference registration is $55.00.
- Selected presenters will be invited to the TCEA Area 10/11 Idea Conference free of charge.
Sessions will target elementary, secondary, leadership, and IT professionals.
6 CPE Hours
Earn CPE hours for attending.