What we're about

I- Description

Ed Tech DMV opens dialogue around the adoption of Information Technology (IT) best practices in our education system in DC, Maryland, and Virginia. Educators, students, and anyone interested come together and discuss the challenges of IT in our school system.

II- Our Agenda

This group covers only practical and essential aspect of IT adoption for schools. Specifically, the following topics will be discussed:

• Computer training at schools

• Integration of cyber security into school system

• Mobile App technology

• IT career for high school students

• Cloud technology, databases, and big data

• The computer lab technology best practices

• Science technology engineering and math improvement via programming

III- Event Structures

Our monthly meetup events are structured in the following four formats: public speakers, panel discussions, general networking, and expert workshops.

IV- Sponsors

This Meetup group is mainly sponsored and organized by High School Technology Services, a non-profit organization located in DC. In addition, we are open to other companies and community organizations to sponsor our individual events.

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V- Meetup Group Rules

This group is open to individuals strongly interested in IT especially in schools.

All comments, board messages, and group discussions MUST be related strictly to school technology and no commercial use is allowed.

If you like to share any initiative or topic related to our meetup agenda, feel free to reach one of our team.

Upcoming events (2)

June Networking

Cactus Cantina

This is another one of our monthly meetups where you can network and share ideas with numerous people involved in the field of educational technology. Bring ideas, a positive attitude and a big smile. Also, this is not an open bar event, so please support the folks at Cactus Cantina who were nice enough to give us a venue to share. See you at Cactus Cantina on the 26th at 6:30pm.

July Networking

Acacia Food & Wine

This is another one of our monthly meetups where you can network and share ideas with numerous people involved in the field of educational technology. Bring ideas, a positive attitude and a big smile. Also, this is not an open bar event, so please support the folks at Cactus Cantina who were nice enough to give us a venue to share. See you at Acacia on the 23th at 6:30pm.

Past events (35)

May Networking at Cactus Cantina

Cactus Cantina

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