SEPT 28TH, 2010 - Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School


11:00 Kickoff (Rick Betts, Acting Head of School of HIES)

11:05 HIES Technology Overview (Steve Vettese, Technology Director) (Margaret Gunter, Technology Integrationist)

11:15 Main Session: No­cost/Low­cost/Must­have Tech Tool “Smackdown” Technology Smackdowns
A fun, fast‐paced “show and tell” in which members take turns sharing useful sites, resources, utilities, tips and tools. Each person has two minutes (timed!) to share anything they feel would be of interest/benefit to the
group – curricular, productive, geeky, innovative, useful, fun. Don’t prepare! Just show up ready to share! A signup will be available as you check in!

12:00 Lunch:
AATE Budget (Carol Horner)
Upcoming Conferences (Shelley Paul) {GAETC, GISA, MISBO, Tech Forum}
Free $$(Kathy Bailey)
Member networking (informal time to talk)

1:00 Breakout Sessions:
Broadcast Journalism ‐ Broadcast Journalism Studio (Amy Marler)
See students create their own news and other types of broadcasts in the new HIES Broadcast studio. The studio includes classroom space for filming as well as individual broadcast booths for private editing.

iTunes University, an Educational Goldmine! ‐ Malcolm Library (Margaret Gunter) iTunesU Session Sept 2010.pdf
Explore this amazing collection containing more than 350,000 free lectures, videos, films, and other resources from top universities, museums, and other cultural institutions around the world.

Free PD for U (and Me)! – Classroom 303 (Shelley Paul) Free Professional Development for U and Me
Discover an abundance of free learning opportunities for educators and other thoughtful human beings from TED to the “Future of Ed.”

Transitioning to Google Apps ‐ Head of School Conference Room Transitioning to Google Apps
(Lee Conner, Andy Morris, Jim Shanks – Woodward Academy)
Discussion on considerations (and lessons learned) for moving faculty and students to Google Apps for Education for email and other services.