2015 Student Technology Conference

The 2015 Student Technology Conference will be held online tomorrow, Saturday January 31st, 2015, and will feature keynote speakers and crowd-sourced presentations by students in grades 6-12. This online event is free to attend.

The conference provides an international forum for the presentation, discussion, and sharing of educational technology in schools and other academic settings. This conference, by students in grades 6-12 and for all, is committed to:

  • Fostering a better understanding of how students use technology in education and to engage students, teachers and administrators in a conversation about technology.
  • Assisting teachers and administrators in understanding how students use technology both in and out of the classroom.
  • Strengthening the relationship between students, teachers and administrators about technology in the curriculum.

student tech conference

The conference strands for this year include:

  • Making, Design and Innovation
  • Student Technology Clubs
  • Technology in Schools – Projects and Collaborations
  • Educational Technology Tools
  • Students and Social Media
  • Entrepreneurship

The Student Technology Conference was found by Steve Hargadon and he currently serves as a co-chair. Steve is known for pioneering online forums for educators beginning with his Classroom 2.0.

To attend the conference and be kept informed of the latest conference news and updates join the Student Technology Conference network and follow the conference hashtag #StuTech2015 on Twitter.

 

Rob Kovacs

Rob Kovacs

Rob has served in a variety of educational roles including teacher, curriculum writer, and technology coordinator. He is currently an adjunct professor at Xavier University. Rob completed his undergraduate degree at Wright State University and post-graduate work through Penn State University. Rob provides leadership, planning, and professional development through Hamilton County ESC.

phone: 513.674.4205
email: rob.kovacs@hcesc.org
Rob Kovacs

Rob Kovacs

Rob has served in a variety of educational roles including teacher, curriculum writer, and technology coordinator. He is currently an adjunct professor at Xavier University. Rob completed his undergraduate degree at Wright State University and post-graduate work through Penn State University. Rob provides leadership, planning, and professional development through Hamilton County ESC. phone: 513.674.4205 email: rob.kovacs@hcesc.org