The VSTE Board of Directors and Conference Committee are excited to have you join us at the 32nd Annual Technology in Education Conference. #VSTE17 promises to be the best ever.

Use the schedule to plan your conference. VSTE will NOT be providing a printed copy of the schedule so if you prefer paper, please print your own. If you create an account with sched.com, you can save and share your favorites as well as print a personalized schdule.

IMPORTANT: While we encourage you to save and share, indicating interest in a session DOES NOT guarantee a seat in a session. All sessions, with the exception of Promethean’s Escape Room, are first come, first served. 
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Monday, December 4

7:00am EST

7:30am EST

8:00am EST

9:30am EST

9:45am EST

11:00am EST

All Students Can Be A Genius With Genius Hour! Crystal EKatherine Orth Bam!--Empower Students Using High Yield Strategies with Digital Portfolios Crystal ALiz Thomas Building Capacity for Blended Transformation Shenandoah AJason Green Future Ready Educator Cohort: Building Capacity, Increasing Support, and Fostering Collaboration WilsonDiane Harazin • Sandra Massey How ‘Suite’ It Is: Using Google Apps to Enhance Learning Crystal DSusanne Besecker • Cheryl Phillips Infographics--Not Your Mother's Posterboard Crystal CMichelle Brummond • Clark Richardson Let's Hear It: Developing Podcasts for Professional Development Pocahontas AAdam Bowen • Sandra Brennan Reaching All Learners with Accessible Technology AppalachianApple The Connected Classroom Roanoke FScott Kiser • Dick Shouldis The Surprising Versatility of Google Slides Crystal BAshley Dickson-Ellison • Tim Reger Tips and Tricks: Navigating your Role as an ITRT Shenandoah BKimberly Brunson • Jessica Olsen • Darnita Woodhouse Tools for the Modern Classroom Roanoke GHPenny Izquierdo • Melissa Lipka Using Google Earth to Enhance Instruction Across the Curriculum Pocahontas BAlan Quimby Virginia's New Computer Science Standards of Learning MadisonTim Ellis • Mark Saunders Welcome to The Science Cafe! Enhancing Presentation Literacy Using infographics Roanoke EAngela Boubouheropoulos • Lee Cooper Elementary Robotics and Coding Shenandoah FoyerBarbara Daniels • Kate Shepard BrandED: Tell Your Story, Build Relationships, and Empower Learning Buck MountainEric Sheninger Promethean Breakout EDU Brush Mountain If You Build It, They Will Learn It. Lower Conference FoyerBarbara Gruber • Michael Speidel

12:00pm EST

1:00pm EST

1:30pm EST

7 Simple Steps to Designing Virtual Interactive Professional Development Crystal BCheryl Hinzman • Cheryl Phillips Bring the Back Row to the Front with Flipgrid! Crystal ABrittany Ferguson E-Rate Update for 2018 Roanoke EBruno Sestito Empowering students by creating a Digital Brand Pocahontas BCharles(Mickey) Futrell Enter Promethean's World of Immersive Learning Roanoke GHPenny Izquierdo Fun with Stop Motion Crystal DErin Sauder Girls Are Geeky, Too: SparkTheir Interest With Girls Geek Days Crystal EPaula White • Kim Wilkens Google Forms, Spreadsheets and Add-ons, Oh My! Increasing Student Accountability Through Increased Parent Communication Shenandoah BAnn Nash Meet Alexa, Your New Classroom (Voice) Aide WashingtonMatthew Newton Oh the Places You'll Go! Social Learning in the Classroom Shenandoah AKaty Garvey Scrum: Scaffolding Teamwork AppalachianBea Leiderman Simplified Management for Windows, MacOS, iOS, Android, & NOW CHROMEOS Devices within a single platform. Roanoke FJerry Case • FileWave The Power of Blogs in the Secondary Classroom MadisonAshley Dickson-Ellison • Jen Moyers Want to play a game? Pocahontas AJulie Kuzma Connected Educator Meetup: Build Your PLN Shenandoah FoyerTamara Letter • Margaret Sisler Promethean Breakout EDU Brush Mountain VSTE Presents Chopped (Based Upon the Food Network Show Chopped) Buck MountainAnna Maria Lechleitner One-To-One Math Classrooms Harrison/TylerFarica Erwin Tell Me a Story: Using Digital Storytelling in the Classroom MonroeHeidi Trude

2:45pm EST

CANCELLED: Microsoft Azure/Office Update Roanoke EMarty Smith "It's Showtime!" Make it Count AppalachianSharon Bolan A Creative Conversation: Changing Pedagogy by Design WashingtonBrian Hackett Assessments can be Fun! Roanoke GHPenny Izquierdo • Katie Marx Blended Learning and Technology Integration: There is a difference. Roanoke FLexia Learning Creating a student Helpdesk Crystal BChad Fisher Forming Family Foundations Crystal EJustin Birckbichler Free Microsoft Tools Every Teacher Can Use to Make Learning Accessible and Inclusive Shenandoah ASource for Learning • Karen Streeter Google Classroom 411 Mill MountainKaren Franklin • Alisa Segner • Carolyn Wheatfall Google Classroom Is NOT Just For Teachers Shenandoah BLeon Edwards Google for Education and Culpeper County Present: Preparing for Success with Google Tools and the Profile of a Graduate Framework Crystal DHeather Glick • Google If You Build It, They Will Learn It - Cancelled CancelledBarbara Gruber • Michael Speidel JellyBOX 3D Printer Kit: The see-through 3D printer built by educators, for education Pocahontas ADavid Burgoyne Living and Working in Space Crystal ABarbara Gruber • Michael Speidel Span the Globe with Google My Maps Crystal CChance Harding Technify & Thrive: Empowering Teachers Through Coaching WilsonKeith Baldwin • Karen Ott Virtual Learning Options in Virginia MadisonTim Ellis • Mark Saunders Virtual Reality (Google Cardboard, Gear VR, and Oculus Rift) in the Classroom! Pocahontas BWilliam Schmachtenberg Discover your Superpowers with Green Screen Magic Shenandoah FoyerBethany Deputy • Obe Hostetter Promethean Breakout EDU Brush Mountain SuperReader Book Battle #KAPOW Buck MountainErin Daniel • Erin Pratt

3:00pm EST

4:00pm EST

Be the Director of Your Own Learning Crystal EKari Packard • Martha Walsh Blended Learning for the 21C Classroom Shenandoah AJason Green By the Power of Collective Knowledge: We Can EdCamp - LOCATION CHANGED MadisonSamuel Wightman Classflow Lessons can be as EASY as 123! Roanoke GHPenny Izquierdo • Katie Marx Computer Science SOLs are coming..how do you plan to address student needs WashingtonPedro Hernandez • Jay Yampolsky Empower Student Learning with Microsoft OneNote! AppalachianKristin Barr Google for Education and Lynchburg City Schools Present: Taking Google to the Next Level MonroeDavid Childress • Google Great Digital Resources to Super Power Learning Crystal CAnnie Gilstrap • Elmer Seward Hyperdocs: Digital Lesson Design with a Strategic Flow Crystal DCathy Maher • Lynne Owen Makers of Mastery in the Classroom Pocahontas AMike Dunavant • Amanda Kinsler Mentoring the Super(Student)Hero: SuperEmpowering Student Learning Harrison/TylerCandace Henderson Removing the Technology Barriers from Instruction via Automated Rostering and SSO Roanoke EEncore Servin' Up Self-Directed Learning with HyperMenus! Crystal BKelsey Pacer Tech-know-logy WilsonLiz Hood The Connected Classroom Roanoke FScott Kiser • Dick Shouldis The New Educational Technology Plan for Virginia - LOCATION CHANGE Shenandoah BMark Saunders • Jean Weller Two Years In: My Life as an Instructional Technology Coach Crystal AHeather Moore Who Needs Robin When You Have Google? Pocahontas BPhillip Slade • Erin West Coding Counts in Elementary! Shenandoah FoyerNichole Thomas Promethean Breakout EDU Brush Mountain VSTE Presents Chopped (Based Upon the Food Network Show Chopped) Buck MountainAnna Maria Lechleitner

5:00pm EST

8:00pm EST

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