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

Tuesday, January 8 • 1:10pm - 2:10pm
Geographic Information Systems for Students

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Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is a highly-pursued skill in research centers across the country. This workshop will allow the learners to acquire the skills they need to set up a classroom or number of classrooms in a renowned GIS system free to K-12. Teachers will go through a standard learning session that most computer-savvy users will be able to follow in a 60-minute period. A pre-video on how to set up an ArcGIS Account will be provided in early December for participants to be ready for the workshop.

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Stephanie Stern-Protz

STEM Specialist/Coordinator, North Bergen STEM Academy/NASA Endeavor/GISS
Hello,I'm a Specialist of Experiential Learning and STEM/STEAM. In 2011, I started a NASA journey through the NASA Endeavor Fellow STEM Teaching Certificate Project. Since then, my NASA adventure has been one of learning, sharing, discovery, social and emotional understanding, and... Read More →

Tuesday January 8, 2019 1:10pm - 2:10pm EST
Room 3050 Montclair State University, 1 Normal Ave, Montclair, NJ
  General Session

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