The most important single factor in determining the success of any initiative with your faculty is professional development; putting together a cohesive and comprehensive professional development plan in coordination with your program leverages teacher buy-in to create a collaborative atmosphere that will facilitate the success of any initiative and have a sustained, long-term impact on …Read more →
What an awesome event and every member left with a prize! I would like to take this opportunity to extend my gratitude to FSTE members for your commitment, cooperation, and support. I would also like to express my appreciation to the members who volunteered their time to work the FSTE booth at FETC. We were …Read more →
Manchester, VT – February 14, 2014 – Digital Wish is running a yearbook photo contest. Entries are due May 5, 2014, on Cinco de Mayo. We’ve teamed up with Olympus, Picaboo Yearbooks, and a talented photographer from USA Today to give away three Olympus digital yearbook cameras, as well as an iPad. We are …Read more →
Be sure to go to the Members menu and click on the dropdown box for the Big Deal Book Newsletter.
Rather than email this to you twice a month, we provide a link on the FSTE website so you can get it yourself.
See the latest info on grants, contests, PD opportunities, web resources …Read more →
A maximum of $4,000 will be awarded to elementary schools for materials, conference or workshop registrations, consultants, and substitute time. Proposals are encouraged that include professional development involving the use of technology to enhance student learning in mathematics.
Current NCTM PreK-8 school membership is required to apply.
Proposals must address the following: need, mathematics …Read more →
iPad Apps Supporting Curriculum: Grades 6 – 12
by Apple Distinguished Educators Nancy Kuznicki and Fredy Padovan
Tuesday, April 22
8:00 PM Eastern
via FSTE WebEx
So many apps and so little time to go through them all. This webinar will focus on middle and high school free and paid apps for Math, English, Social …Read more →
Bring your ed tech dreams to the FSTE webinar on Thursday, March 27, starting at 8 pm ET.
Start to prepare your own grant writing toolkit. Learn where to find grants for your classroom, quick ways to get money for small dreams, and an overview of strategies to prepare winning grant proposals. Register for …Read more →
Tuesday, March 18, 3:00-6:00, Washington, D.C. Hilton
Continues Wednesday, March 19, 8:00-4:00, Senate Visitor Center 209-08
On March 18, 2014, the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN), the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®), and the State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) will present the eleventh installment of the Washington Education Technology Policy Summit. …Read more →
Call for presentations is open now until March 15 HERE.
The Technology Information Center for Administrative Leadership (TICAL) and Steve Hargadon are pleased to announce the second annual School Leadership Summit, Thursday, March 27, 2014. Held online, this free world-wide conference will be a unique chance to participate in a collaborative global …Read more →
Steve Jobs once said, “Everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer…because it teaches you how to think.” Statistically speaking, Jobs had it right.
Studies have shown that students who learn introductory computer science demonstrate improved math scores. But the reality is that computer science courses are fading from the national landscape. …Read more →