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Kentucky 1:1/BYOD Institute

UK and KySTE are proud to bring you a full-day institute exclusively on 1:1 and BYOD issues in schools in Kentucky. Given the large number of districts in Kentucky already implementing or currently considering such device initiatives, we jointly felt it was important to the state to deepen the conversation and spread best practices on this potentially transformative technology initiative.

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  • When: October 28, 8:15 am – 3:45 pm
  • Where: Lexington Convention Center (beside Rupp arena)
  • Cost: General Registration $75, (price includes KySTE membership for 2013-14), UK Alumni $50, Current KySTE members $50
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  • Speakers: Selection of Kentucky Districts/Educators with Existing Expertise in 1:1/BYOD

Register here:

A Sample of Topics Covered:

  • AUP Workshop
  • Digital Citizenship
  • Designing Your 1:1/BYOD to Meet Existing School Needs
  • Prepping Technical Infrastructure
  • Leadership Panels for Best Practices in 1:1/BYOD Environments
  • Alleviating Teacher Fears with BYOD
  • Modifying Classroom Assignments for 1:1/BYOD
  • Advice in Launching 1:1 Initiatives
  • Deepening Media Arts In Your Curriculum
  • Financing 1:1 or BYOD Support Programs

...and many others

Who Should Attend (the conference was specifically designed around these audiences, although others welcome):

  • School Administrators in 1:1/BYOD Districts or Currently Considering
  • CIOs/DTCs (KySTE New CIO Workshop part of the event)
  • District/School Technical Support Personnel
  • Instructional Technologists Teachers in Districts currently implementing 1:1/BYOD

Additional Information:

The Kentucky 1:1/BYOD Institute is the kickoff day of the UK Innovate to Learn Institute which is a week-long series of events/activities designed to deepen innovation in Kentucky schools. The 1:1/BYOD Institute will be followed by a Maker-Type event on Tuesday and registration for both events is possible.