2019 NJECC Annual Technology Conference has ended

NJECC’s 33rd Annual Technology Conference ~ January 8th, 2019
Keynote ~ Dr. Michelle Schmitz, Apple Distinguished Educator, Principal
"Pioneering Change in Education" (Sponsored by Apple Education)

Dr. Schmitz is an elementary administrator who IS reimagining and rethinking education to meet the needs of today’s learner.  Schmitz is the founding principal of EPiC Elementary where Every Person is Inspired to Create, a learning environment that is redesigning education based on three pillars: Empowering Creativity, Equipping Students, and Engaging Communities.  Her mission is to challenge your thinking and provide real-world ideas that will push your students to be creative thinkers, collaborators, and innovative problem solvers.

Please see our website for more information.

Tuesday Presentations and Workshops
Join us for more than 100 presentations featuring professionals teaching in K-12 schools and universities. This year we will feature strands for Library Media Specialists, Special Education Teachers, Math Teachers and English/Language Arts Teachers. We will offer hands-on sessions and BYOD sessions. All presentations and workshops are listed below. You are free to choose from any of the sessions when you register for Tuesday, January 8th, 2019. The detailed schedule will be available mid-December. If you choose to attend our post-conference workshops, taking place on January 9th and January 10th, you must register for the sessions individually.

Hands-On Post Conference Workshops are listed below by date and time. Please choose your post conference workshops when you register.

The fee for Tuesday is $110 for NJECC members and $125 for non-members.
All individual workshops on the post conference days are $110 (member) and $125 (non-member) for each workshop.
Google Certification Preparation Workshop Level 1on post conference days is $279.00 (member) and $299.00 (non-member).

Exhibition Area:  Come visit our exhibition area to view displays and demonstrations from vendors featuring the latest in educational technology products and services.

Conference Location and Parking

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Tuesday, January 8 • 10:45am - 11:45am
STRUCTURE and FORMAT: Using Google Sites to Design Class Instruction (gamification,) Student Portfolios, and Lesson Plans

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In this presentation, Google Sites will be discussed. Using examples from the high school art studio, I will share my experience with re-designing my instructional planning and delivery for a digital/interactive environment. The gamification of class instruction will be highlighted. Examples of student-developed on-line portfolios will be shared. Possibilities for restructuring lesson plans will be explored. This presentation will conclude with a class discussion about how the Google Sites format and structure can be applied into your professional practices. Presentation Link

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Kimberly Batti

Art Teacher, Indian Hills High School
“When I grow up, I will be an artist by day, magician by night,” I announced to my first grade classmates years ago. While these days I am not making rabbits appear from top hats, I have a knack for conjuring expressive characters from my sketchbook. The best part of the work... Read More →

Tuesday January 8, 2019 10:45am - 11:45am EST
Room 3052 Montclair State University, 1 Normal Ave, Montclair, NJ
  General Session