Join education tech developer and Digipreneur, Jermyn Shannon El at the Museum of Science and Industry, located at 4801 E Fowler Ave., Tampa, Florida 33617, for Florida’s Digital Classroom Symposium.
The State of Florida, local school districts, universities, not-for-profit education foundations, along with business and technology companies are all interested in this discussion; we have approximately 350 registrants. The panelists and moderators are equally enthused, and we expect a productive and fruitful exchange of ideas.
Tomorrow’s format allows for five panels, each with a 45 minute duration. During the initial 25 minutes, panelists will share their thoughts and observations. The remaining 20 minutes will be for questions and answers. Audience members will have two options for submitting questions. One option will be via Twitter, with a dedicated hashtag for each panel and there will also be microphones circulating in the audience.
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Senator John Legg proudly announces Florida’s Digital Classroom Initiative Symposium. This event will be hosted at Tampa’s Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) on Thursday, November 13, 2014, from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Education professionals and hi-tech specialists will discuss adapting technology for enhanced learning and advancing student achievement.
Select panels will cover an array of topics, addressing the goals, challenges and needs of educators, students and employers. The State of Florida, local school districts, universities, not-for-profit education foundations, along with business and technology companies, will share their insights, with the following leaders participating:
The Florida Legislature directed the Florida Department of Education to develop and implement a 5-year strategic plan for establishing digital classrooms (2014 – HB 5101). This $40 million initial plan is to support individual school districts with their respective efforts of integrating technology in classrooms. With the goal of improvement in student performance, it seeks to merge educational practices with digital innovation.
Anyone wishing to attend this event may register at: http://tinyurl.com/EdTechFL.