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.

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Monday, December 4 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Computer Science SOLs are coming..how do you plan to address student needs

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Increasingly, the students we work with are too focused on social media, suspectible to fake news and enjoy too much time on apps. This results in student gaps in the right technology skills essential for Profile of a Virginia Graduate, coding and computational thinking SOLs college, career and life. MCPS is addressing this issue head on by ensuring our students are learning the right digital literacy skills. Please join me and learn how MCPS in partnership with Learning.com are better preparing our students with the right digital literacy skills. With new computer science standards coming, hear how we plan to address the needs.

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Pedro Hernandez

Supervisor of Instructional Technology, Manassas City Public Schools

Jay Yampolsky

Territory Manager, Learning.com
The Learning.com works with school divisions concerned that their students are too focused on social media but are missing essential productity skills such as problem solving, validating research and keyboarding skills. I am the Territory Manager for the Carolinas, Tennessee and... Read More →

Monday December 4, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm EST