I'm looking to gather a list of NY technology and education conferences. Do you know if there is a master list? If not, can you help me build a list? Please post your favorite New York educational/technology conferences and your reason for attending. Thanks for your help.
Here are a few I might suggest...
ASSET - usually in March
NYSCATE - Usually in November (they also have a metro conference and leadership summit)
Long Island Technology Summit - Oct 28
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I extracted some of the NY conferences from his list below and added some of my own favorites. :)
March 6-7, 2009 Celebration of Teaching and Learning, New York, USA. http://thirteencelebration.org/
IMHO: A wide variety of vendors and multi-media presenters and companies, plus PBS resources, free workshops, tri-state area best practices and plain ol NYC fun!
June 10-12, 2009 International Conference on E-Learning in the Workplace (ICELW), Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA. www.icelw.org
June 21-23, 2009 Instructional Technology and Education of the Deaf: Exploring Instructional and Access Technologies, National Technical Institute for the Deaf, Rochester, New York, USA. http://www.rit.edu/ntid/vp/techsym/
New York State Association for Computers and Technology in Education: 44th Annual NYSCATE Conference - November 22-24, 2009, Rochester, NY
IMHO: Plenty of statewide networking here plus specific workshops on software being used regionally. Big Plus!
New York State Association for Computers and Technology in Education: 8th Annual Hudson Valley Conference - March 6, 2010, Wappingers Falls, NY
New York State Association for Computers and Technology in Education: 3rd Annual Metro Conference - May 3, 2010, Rye Brook, NY
IMHO: Great networking event for the Long Island/Mid Hudson area groups - plenty of networking opportunities after the workshops too, often including talks with the keynote presenters.
New York State Association for Computers and Technology in Education: Summer Leadership Summit - July 20-21, 2010, Troy, NY
2009 Technology Summit "2020 Vision Now: Creativity and Innovation" October 28, 2009 - cosponsored by Western Suffolk , Eastern Suffolk and Nassau BOCES. More information will be posted in June 2009.
IMHO: Terrific place to see work being done in classrooms. Excellent for teachers and instructional personnel.
Council for Prejudice Reduction Conference 2009, Monday, November 9, 2009 ; 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Staller Center & Charles Wang Center – Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, 17th Annual conference - Reducing Prejudice: A Matter of Education, Contact: Ann Shirlow at 631-244-4234
IMHO: Important conference that tends to focus on populations and curriculum concentrated on social and emotional learning.
That's all I have time for for now but I'll keep adding. I'd love to hear about some others that have been attended. IMHO for those new to acronyms is "In My Humble Opinion".
Thanks for starting this up, Christine! Maybe there's a place for peer review after the list is put together :)
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