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Regional Technology Awareness Day

Technology Awareness Day 2017

The 29th Annual Regional Technology Awareness Day will be held on Friday, December 1, 2017 at the Radisson Hotel in Albany, NY. from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The theme of Awareness Day 2017 is Ignite Learning: Inspire, Connect and Create.

  • Inspire: Tell your story. How do we craft and share our narrative with the world to inspire and be inspired?
  • Connect: Your school, your community, your network.
  • Create an impact.

This year, Awareness Day is igniting learning to inspire you, connect you and create an impact in your practice.

Endnote

Ruha BenjaminWe are pleased to announce our endnote speaker will be Ruha Benjamin, a professor of African American studies at Princeton University and author of People’s Science: Bodies and Rights on the Stem Cell Frontier (Stanford University Press). She has studied the social dimensions of science, technology, and medicine for over fifteen years and speaks widely on issues of innovation, equity, health, and justice in the U.S. and globally.

Registration information

As we get closer to the event, you’ll receive periodic email notifications from our conference App, Sched, with updates on sessions, speakers and sponsors.

*Due to limited seating, separate registration is required if you choose to stay for lunch.

District participation

If you are a district interested in presenting a breakout session, please fill out our Request to Present form.

Session openings are limited and districts will be contacted for session participation once the Awareness Day committee has made its final selections. Please complete the Request to Present form by October 27, 2017.

District presentations during breakout sessions, particularly involving students, are always extremely popular and well-attended. Highlighting student achievement using technology is what this event is all about.

 

Follow the @BOCESNERIC event hashtag #TechADay on Twitter for the latest Tech Awareness Day news and updates.

 


Read about past Technology Awareness Days here.