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[26 Jan 2011 ]

Allow me to present February’s EdTech UNconference Presenter: Kim Munoz! Her LIVE Session will take place Wednesday, Feb. 16th, 2011 from 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. EST (USA).  (To see a listing of ALL upcoming LIVE Sessions, click here).
Kim Munoz
Kimberly Munoz is a graduate from Texas A&M University in College Station, TX, where she earned a Bachelors of Science as well as her M.Ed. She is currently a technology teacher for Jane Long Middle School in Bryan, TX, a Title 1 school that is currently implementing 1:1 laptops, …

[30 Dec 2010 ]

You’re interested in learning about technology and incorporating it into your classroom… what better way than to learn from the experts?  Allow me to introduce January’s EdTech UNconference Presenter: Cory Plough.  His LIVE Session will take place January 25, 2011 from 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST (USA).  (To see a listing of ALL upcoming LIVE Sessions, click here.)
Cory Plough
Cory Plough is a graduate from California State University-Northridge and earned his M.Ed in Technology from Boise State University in Boise, Idaho. He is currently an online social studies and …

[17 Dec 2010 ]

Check out this nifty blog post about 5 Webtools You Didn’t Know Exist, and then leave a comment… if we get 25 comments (already have 13), we’ll do a random drawing in a couple of days for a free pass to the $200 EdTech UNconference.
So, tell your friends and neighbors, oh… and your fellow teachers too… help us get 25 comments, and we’ll draw!

[10 Dec 2010 ]

Do you teach or work for a K-12 virtual school?
Know someone who does?
If so, we’d love to give you a free $200 pass to the EdTech UNconference to see what this online learning and community-building experience is all about.
In fact, this 24x7x365 online conference has recently added a 6-part series (<– about half way down on that page) from Florida Virtual School teachers featuring several important aspects of online virtual school instruction.
They’ll be covering online teaching basics, online content and selection, collaboration in the online classroom, virtual field trips, academic …

[29 Nov 2010 ]

I am pleased to introduce December’s EdTech UNconference Presenter: Shervette Miller. Her LIVE Session, in addition to the Follow-up Q&A Sessions of EdTech Leaders Richard Byrne and Kyle Pace, will all fall into one exciting week in December. To find out more about Richard and Kyle’s Sessions, please view our November EdTech Leaders blog post, “Learning from the Best”.

Shervette Miller
Shervette Miller is a graduate from Mercer University and earned her M.Ed in Curriculum from University of Missouri-Columbia. She has taught high school English in Atlanta since …

[23 Nov 2010 ]

We’re keeping busy at SimpleK12, and we want to include YOU in our upcoming projects.  If you’re one of the many with the EdTech fever, read on about how you can get involved.
Edtechy Endeavor #1: EdTech UNconference Call for Presenters

Do you have what it takes to present at the EdTech UNconference?  We’re looking for individuals with a strong online presence, previous experience as a presenter at a major conference, and a current position in the field of education (check out our current list of presenters). 
Click here to answer …

[9 Nov 2010 ]

We are celebrating the upcoming holidays with a very exciting event: Friends & Family Week! With the Thanksgiving spirit of sharing all around us, we have been inspired to share the EdTech UNconference with others. Our members can each invite 10 guests to experience the EdTech UNconference first-hand during Friends & Family Week, which will take place November 14th – November 20th.
Members and their guests will be invited to Kyle Pace’s LIVE Session, Twitter 101, on November 17th from 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time (USA). …