EdTech Meetup CO Message Board › Wanted: Innovative K12 Educators for Design EDU (Denver, CO | Nov 3-4)
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Apply by Sep 26, 2012!
Design EDU is a whirlwind 1 1/2 day event that brings together forward-thinking K-12 educators from across Colorado. Participants will work in teams to create innovations that put students at the center of learning and bring ideas to life in the classroom, school or beyond. Design EDU is supported by DK and the Colorado Legacy Foundation.
The event will take place over a weekend, November 3-4, in Denver. There is space for about 50 K12 educators who will be selected on a rolling basis through Sep 26.
Who can come?
Educators from districts, charter schools, independent schools, non-profits, edtech – come one, come all! We have a few spots for non-educators as well. There is no charge for this event. We’ll select participants on a rolling basis through September 26 so apply now.
Why are we doing this?
We are excited about the future of education<https://www.edsurge.c... and ready to stop talking and start doing. We've seen Sir Ken Robinson’s TED talk<http://www.ted.com/ta..., heard about Khan Academy’s<http://www.khanacadem... flipped classrooms, and read Tony Wagner’s Creating Innovators<http://www.amazon.com.... We believe innovation begins with us, with community, right here in Colorado.
Come help us build this amazing community of educators!
Visit Design EDU's website to learn more. Follow us on Twitter<https://twitter.com/d...
For more information, please contact Jess Simmons at firstname.lastname@example.org