Conference

Register by April 15th for your chance to win an iPad mini.

InnEdCo “Inspiring Digital Age Teaching & Learning” promises to surpass all expectations with new presenters, topics and learning opportunities. We strive to support our colleagues with inspiring sessions that provide innovation in education.

 Join us June 16-19, 2014 for the InnEdCo Conference in beautiful Copper Mountain. This year we have two pre-conference events held on Monday, June 16th - “Google in Education Academy” and a “Leadership Academy”. Bring a team from your school, district or organization. Take what you learn to plan an amazing start to a school year full of learning, leading and inspiring. Connect with colleagues in June and continue to network all year long with our @innedco twitter chats.


 

Main Conference

Main Conference Session Highlights: Over 150 sessions to choose from with topics such as:  Transforming and Teaching with iPad apps, Design Thinking, STEM Learning, Robotics, Blending Learning, Flipped Learning, Digital Literacy, Learning Ecosystems, plus many more!

 

YoungKeynote speaker for Leadership Academy and Main Conference is Dr. Yong Zhao, who is an internationally known scholar, author, and speaker.  He has designed schools that cultivate global competence, developed computer games for language learning, and founded research and development institutions to explore innovative education models. He has published over 100 articles and 20 books.  He was named one of the 2012 10 most influential people in educational technology by the Tech & Learn Magazine.  He is an elected fellow of the International Academy for Education. His latest book World Class Learners has won several awards including the Society of Professors of Education Book Award (2013), Association of Education Publishers’ (AEP) Judges’ Award and Distinguished Achievement Award in Education Leadership(2013).

 

brownDr. Adolph Brown aka "The World's Greatest Edu-tainer" is an internationally renowned master educator, character education leader, servant leadership consultant, educational & clinical psychologist, author, researcher, entrepreneur, and an influential thinker/practitioner in the fields of education and human behavior.  He was once considered the youngest tenured full professor in our nation even after being the first in his family of 5 to graduate from high school.   He writes and teaches from a unique perspective of an experienced passionate & award-winning educator, an innovative & effective business leader, an engaging consultant, and is devoted to positive human development. 

 

 

 

demboAs a former kindergarten teacher and school Director of Technology Steve Dembo is a pioneer in the field of educational social networking. Currently serving as Discovery Education’s Director of Social Media Strategy and Online Community, Dembo was among the first educators to realize the power of blogging, podcasting, Twitter, and other Web 2.0 technologies in connecting educators and creating professional learning communities.  Steve Dembo is 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.

 

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Leadership Academy

Leadership Academy- Take advantage of this unique, pre-conference opportunity to align your school, district, and organizational vision by establishing a clear digital age teaching and learning focus. Time is included in break-out sessions to discuss topics with tech-savvy facilitators. Start the 2014-2015 school year ready to transform education.

 Dr. Yong Zhao provides a provocative analysis of global education with his keynote: “Catching Up or Leading the Way”  Attend a variety of break-out sessions:

  • What comes after PD? Online Communities of Practice. When your PD event ends, does the learning end?

  • Technology: The Missing Piece For a 21st Century Instructional Model

  • Personalized Learning Anchored in Hope Theory

  • A Snapshot of a 1:1 BYOD Initiative

  • Using Technology to Streamline Educator Effectiveness

  • The Power of Social Media for leaders

 


 

Google Education Academy

 

This one-day hands-on premier begins with a welcome activity that invites participants to co-create a new vision for education in the age of Google. Discover a toolkit of research tools for students and educators, including advanced search techniques, Google Books, Google Scholar, Google News, Google Alerts and more.

Prepare to be dazzled by Google certified educator, Jim Sill as he challenges us to create, collaborate and publish meaningful content in a technology world.  

Learn how Google Docs and Google Drive can facilitate collaboration and creation between learners and among colleagues. Experience the ease of online publishing with countless Google integrated apps. Learn to expand your own personal learning network (PLN) with Google+, Chat, and Hangouts. This pre-conference event offers something for beginner and intermediate users.