2023 Conference Workshops

Workshops are in-depth, interactive, focused sessions that help to extend your knowledge and strengthen your tech skills.

Space is limited, so be sure to register early. The 2023 Conference will have THREE SLOTS with multiple two-hour workshops in each time slot. Workshops are not included in the conference registration and must be registered for separately.

Pricing

1 Workshop
$89
(REGULAR RATE)
$99
(ON SITE RATE)
2 Workshops
$169
(REGULAR RATE)
$179
(onsite Rate)
BEST DEAL
3 Workshops
$199
(Regular Rate)
$209
(onsite rate)
Workshop Slot

Accessibility

Apple

What’s New in IT for Education

Apple

ChatGPT – AI’s Impact on the Future of Learning

Ken Dirkin, Sr. Director of MVLRI

Creating Online Educational Resources with HP5

LeAnne Schmidt, Notre Dame Prep and Marist Academy, Teacher; Speech and Debate Head Coach

EdPuzzle: The Next Level

Sarah Eiler, EdPuzzle, Trainer Caity Burnell, EdPuzzle, Trainer

Technology’s Impact on Women in Leadership

Rachelle Wynkoop - Assistant Superintendent Academic & Student Services & Technology Director, Tina Tribu - Instructional Technologist/Data Specialist

The METS Rally

Daniel Mares - MACUL

Meta Quest Playground

Andy Mann - Muskegon Area ISD, Erica Trowbridge

MEMSPA/MACUL Connect Session – Making Google/Microsoft work for me and other short cuts.

Jason Gribble, Mike Domagalski, East China Virtual Academy, Palms Elementary

Make the Move: A Strategy-Based Approach to Integrating Educational Technology

Dr. Jennifer Parker, Kate Grunow, Macomb ISD

How to integrate eSports into your General Education Programs

John Phillips - Berrien ISD, Bui - STEM Consultant

Generate Authentic, Student-Centered Learning with Customizable Choice Boards

Maria Gonzalez - Holy Family School

Unpacking Equitable Grading

Dr. Ellen VorenKamp

Prepping Your Pitch with Braiding Identified Funding Sources

Cheryl Wilson - MDE

Connecting and Closing the Technology and Achievement Gaps with a DEI Focus

Harry Weaver III

Full STEAM Ahead

Jennifer Bond, MS Design Tech Teacher and Innovative Teaching and Learning Specialist

Adobe: Sparking Creativity

Jen Hall - Techtips411

What if…Creating a Blended, Self-Paced, and Mastery-Based Classroom

Erin Luckhardt, Keith Tramper

The Department of Cardboard Hats

Nathan Hatt, Rachel Jensen, A2 STEAM at Northside,

Teaching and Learning with Chrome

Tricia Louis - Richland School District

Screencast O-Matic

Leslie Fisher

Meta Quest VR in Your Classroom – Getting Started Session 2

Andy Mann - Muskegon Area ISD, Erica Trowbridge

Lights, Camera, ENGAGEMENT: How to Elevate Video Creation Experiences for Students

Michelle Emerson - Pocketful of Primary

Introduction to eSports

John Phillips - Berrien ISD, Bui - STEM Consultant

Meta Quest VR in Your Classroom – Getting Started Session 1

Andy Mann - Muskegon Area ISD, Erica Trowbridge

VEX Go STEM Labs

Ashley Proulx

UDL Like a Boss (PANEL)

Tech for ALL Learning Area

Chrome Ties IT All Together: Chrome Admin Best Practices

Eric Sizemore, GoogleforEducation Training Consultant, Andrea Frendo Onboarding & Engagement Consultant

Creating Culturally Relevant Classrooms

Scott Koenig & Dr. Jill Griffin of MDE

Canva

Leslie Fisher

Cracking the Gender Code: Girls, Confidence & STEM

Lisa Hinkelman, Angel Mensing

Effective Coaching: Empowering Educators, Connecting Learners, and Harnessing Technology

Michelle Wagner, Colleen Whalen, Laura Gabrion, Wayne RESA

Tech + STEM = Fun for Littles

Mary Hankins - PreK-5 Tech/STEM Teacher and Tech Coach at Owosso Schools

Tech Leaders’ Tales from the Trenches (Panel)

Ben Rimes, Coloma Community Schools: Jason Strzalkowski, Van Buren Public Schools: Addie Rose, Godfrey-Lee Public Schools: Steve Dickie, Divine Child High School

Developing a Maker Mindset

Jennifer Bond, MS Design Tech Teacher and Innovative Teaching and Learning Specialist

Getting the Most from Google Workspace Edu Plus

Courtney Watson, Trainer, friEdTech