|Sent on:||Wednesday, April 11, 2012 10:42 AM|
We're excited for our third Boulder meetup tomorrow. We have a fascinating lineup of speakers, fantastic turnout, and a great venue.
2060 N Broadway St.
Boulder CO 80302
The entrance to the co-working space is on the east side of Broadway right next to the Unseen Bean coffee shop. Use the elevator to come downstairs to the SCRiB space.
Meetup, beer, snacks, mingling begin at 6:20 p.m.
You'll have a chance to share announcements/job offers/job needs around 6:40 p.m.
Speakers to begin around 6:50 p.m.
After our speakers present, the podium will be open for anyone to present an EdTech app/site/tool they use and love. Lightning round presentations will be limited to 45 seconds; no preparation needed!
All presentations are 6 minutes, with time for Q&A afterward.
2. Karen Ortiz - TIE Colorado (tiecolorado.org)
Technology in Education Colorado, Inc. (TIE) is a Colorado-based, not-for-profit organization founded in 1986 by a group of teachers with a vision to host a conference focusing on the increasing role technology plays in education. In its 26th year, TIE hosts a pre-conference Leadership Academy for educational leaders and organizes the premier statewide conference helping teachers integrate technology tools and 21st century skills, including the National Education Technology Standards (NETS), into all content areas.
3. Will Eden - High School English Teacher, KIPP Denver Collegiate HS ( kipp.org/school-content/kipp-denver-collegiate-high-school)
Will will present a "Request for Startup" by explaining an idea for a tool that he (and every other high school English teacher) desperately needs. Entrepreneurs - take note!
4. Cary Gloge - Ubooly (ubooly.com)Ubooly is a cuddly creature, powered by your iPhone or iPod touch that downloads interactive content every month over wifi, including games, stories, and adventures. Our goal is to get kids excited to learn through engaging content. We're currently reaching out to educators, therapists, and storytellers to help us refine our educational content and make Ubooly a better toy.
5. Lighting Round
Meetup attendees will have a chance to quickly present a tool/site/app they use and love.
See you all tonight,