ISTE 2017 Program Available Now

Educator-tested strategies. Extraordinary resources for transforming learning and teaching. Renowned presenters. And an enormous, interactive expo hall. That’s what you’ll find at ISTE 2017. Check out the full program, now live, then begin personalizing your learning by choosing from more than 1,000 sessions! Learn the way you like by selecting from lectures, BYODs and hands-on … Continue reading ISTE 2017 Program Available Now
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2017 THINK

Members of the VSTE Board of Directors will be taking time to periodically share their ideas and passions with the VSTE membership. In this edition, Board Treasurer Rod Carnill encourages us all to share our ideas, being careful to do so in respectful ways, demonstrating digital leadership in all our online interactions.  Reflecting on 2016 brings me … Continue reading 2017 THINK
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2017 THINK

Members of the VSTE Board of Directors will be taking time to periodically share their ideas and passions with the VSTE membership. In this edition, Board Treasurer Rod Carnill encourages us all to share our ideas, being careful to do so in respectful ways, demonstrating digital leadership in all our online interactions.  Reflecting on 2016 brings me … Continue reading 2017 THINK
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VSTE Board Chair Discusses Website Accessiblity

Keith Reeves, Chair of the Board of the Directors of the Virginia Society for Technology in Education, spoke with The News & Advance, Lynchburg's newspaper, about Section 508 compliance, the section of the Americans With Disabilities Act that deals with eliminating barriers to information technologies. Many school divisions have received official notification that their sites … Continue reading VSTE Board Chair Discusses Website Accessiblity
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VE PLN, Monday, February 6, 2017: Survive the Summer

The VE PLN will meet Monday, February 6, 2017, 8 PM, at VSTE Place, our Minecraft server, to discuss running  survival world professional development experience this summer. Visitors from the Minecraft MOOC hosted by the Electronic Village Online  will be coming by Monday night to give us advice and tell us about their experiences. We … Continue reading VE PLN, Monday, February 6, 2017: Survive the Summer
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Position Statement Regarding the Nomination of Secretary of Education

The Board of Directors of the Virginia Society for Technology in Education has issued a statement regarding the nomination of Secretary of Education. The statement includes the Board's beliefs regarding the essential qualifications of any Secretary of Education. Position Statement Regarding the Nomination of Secretary of Education Virginia Society for Technology in Education Board of … Continue reading Position Statement Regarding the Nomination of Secretary of Education
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Board Nominations Open February 1, 2017

Nominations for the Board of Directors of the Virginia Society for Technology in Education will be open from Monday, February 1, 2017, through Friday, March 3, 2017. You are invited to nominate yourself or a colleague to be considered for election to the Virginia Society for Technology in Education (VSTE) Board of Directors, for the … Continue reading Board Nominations Open February 1, 2017
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Gear Up for Advocacy

Members of the VSTE Board of Directors will be taking time to periodically share their ideas and passions with the VSTE membership. In this edition, Board Chair Keith Reeves challenges us to become advocates for quality public education, especially in the area of virtual education. Happy New Year to each and every one of you, … Continue reading Gear Up for Advocacy
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Digital Learning Day, February 23, 2017

VSTE will be partnering with the Virginia Department of Education to provide a full day of virtual events for Digital Learning Day 2017, February 23, 2017. VSTE will host an evening webinar beginning at 8 PM that will highlight the VSTE 2016 award winners talking about educational technology past, present and future. #stuvoice Throughout the … Continue reading Digital Learning Day, February 23, 2017
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Brainstorm 2017: Future Ready Students

A partnership of JMU M. Ed. in Educational Technology, SVTC and VSTE Reaching out to educators in the Shenandoah Valley and beyond April 7, 2017 Mark your calendars for this annual event. We're working on the schedule right now...we'll be sending more information in the new year. Want to stay up to date? Join VSTE … Continue reading Brainstorm 2017: Future Ready Students
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