Conference Events

Discovery Education Screening

Monday, February 11, 2013
4:15 - 5:15 pm
Room: Junior D 

Join Discovery Education and CSD for this special event which will celebrate innovative educators and the creative genius of their students, supported by education technology and promoted by Discovery Education. Also, enjoy a special screening of Storm Chasers, which features Discovery Education Chief Meteorologist Reed Timmer.

All attendees will be registered to win a Discovery Education prize! Space is limited so you must RSVP

Snacks and refreshments will be provided.


METC ISTE affiliate Meet-Up

Monday, February 11
5:00 - 6:00 pm
Embassy Suites, Atrium

Meet and mingle with fellow educators at the METC ISTE affiliate Meet-Up. You might just see a Keynote or Featured Speaker there! 


Meet the Exhibitor Reception

Tuesday, February 12, 4:15 - 5:30 pm
Exhibit Hall 

Take this time to mingle with the exhibitors and possibly win an attendance prize! Get another chance at winning a prize by participating in the QR Code Scavenger Hunt during the reception! Use your mobile device to scan exhibitor QR codes and answer questions about that exhibitor. All those with 100% correct answers will be entered in a drawing to win their choice of a METC Prize Package valued up to $200.

Snacks will be provided.


Show-Me a Movie Reception

Tuesday, February 12, 4:30 - 6:00 pm
Grand Ballroom A 

All the winning movies from the 2012 Show-Me a Movie for Missouri and Illinois students grades 2-12 will be showcased at this reception. The students of the winning movies, their families and teachers are invited. METC 2013 attendees are also welcome to attend.

Snacks will be provided.


ETA Meet-Up

Tuesday, February 11, 4:15
Embassy Suites, Atrium

ETA (Educational Technology Association of St. Louis) is hosting a meet-up directly after the final breakout session on Tuesday! 


SIG (Special Interest Group) Meet-Ups

Tuesday & Wednesday
12:00 - 12:40 pm
Rooms D1, D2, D3 and the Upper Level Charging Lounge

 Grab your lunch and then attend a SIG! Get to know other people interested in topics that pertain to you. Walk away with ideas and a whole new network of people to connect with later. Don't forget to tweet while you are there. All the SIG hashtags are listed below.

Tuesday
#SIGMS ~ Library Media Specialists, Room D1
#SIGML ~ Mobile Learning, Room D2
#SIGELT ~ Early Learning, Upstairs Charging Lounge
#SIGSci ~ Science & STEM, Escalator Charging Lounge

Wednesday
World/Foreign Language, Room D1
#SIGOL ~ Online Learning, Interactive Videoconferencing, Room D2
#SIGTC ~Technology Coordinators, Room D3
#SETSIG ~ Special Education & Gifted, Upstairs Charging Lounge
#SIGAdmin ~ Administrators & Leaders, Downstairs Charging Lounge (New Time & Day) 

 


Book Signings

Purchase either of these books and have them signed by the author!

Tuesday, 2:00 - 2:15 pm
Ferdi Serim, METC 2013 Featured Speaker
Book: Digital Learning: Strengthening and Assessing 21st Century Skills

Wednesday, 2:00 - 2:15 pm
Bill Bass, METC 2013 Midwest Spotlight Educator, Local Educator
Kim Lindskog, Local Educator
Book: From Inspiration to Red Carpet: Host Your Own Student Film Festival 

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