Concurrent Sessions

Build a Digitally Responsive Educational Organization for Effective Digital-Age Learning

Discover how to chart a guided pathway to digital agility. Explore ways to build support for your organization’s mission and vision through dialogue and collaboration. The main objective of the session is to delve into a nine-part framework for digital responsiveness that empowers administrators to: • Enhance institutional capacity for innovation • Exploit the full…

Complete that Degree- Using WVROCKS!

This interactive presentation will include information on West Virginia’s Climb, a commitment to achieve 60% college completion by 2030, and how WVROCKS can contribute to reaching that goal. WVROCKS’ history, organization, and the process for participation will be included. After attending this session, it is hopeful that participants will be able to share information about…

Migration to Oracle Cloud

Discussion on the effort and experiences of moving to the Oracle Cloud.

Supporting Digital Equity with Digital Literacy & Coding

West Virginia has elevated the primacy of digital literacy for students of all ages and all backgrounds. Join to discuss the “must-have” critical skills that prepare students for a digital world, to succeed in school and the workplace. We’ll discuss what these fundamental skills are – information literacy, keyboarding, computational thinking, coding and more…

Getting Started with the Certiport and Microsoft Statewide Program

Whether you are new to the program or want a refresher, join your Certiport Deployment Manager for a complete overview of the Certiport and Microsoft Imagine Academy statewide program. Discussion will include how to use the Microsoft Imagine Academy Curriculum to prepare your students and deliver certifications in your computer lab.

Using Registration Self Service Plan Ahead with Degree Works Plans

Special thanks to Stephanie Gabor and Emma Coa-Mulzet for helping to put together the presentation. Utilizing Degree Works plans for registration can enable students to be successful in their college journey. This presentation will review how to build templates in Degree Works for advisors to create academic plans from that contain the requirements the student…

What’s New from Apple Education for IT

Learn about the latest education tools and resources from Apple. Discover new iOS, macOS, and tvOS features for education. Learn how Apple School Manager can simplify and streamline deployment.

Authentic Communication Development for Leaders

During the first 15 minutes Shaan Rais will engage the crowd colorfully in vivid descriptions of what true authenticity is and how it translates to effective communication in the workspace. Humorously detailing examples of success and failure through storytelling. The audience will laugh, relate, and let their guard down to learning as rapport is established.…

Designing a Story Based Virtual Math Night

This presentation will explore my process of designing and creating a virtual math night for K-2 that was based on Chris Van Allsburg’s book, Jumanji. We will discuss my design process and how I created it using Bitmoji, Garage Band, Google Forms, Google Sites, iMovie, and Keynote.

Writing across the Curriculum: An Innovative Approach

Students must be able to communicate clearly at all levels of education. Both written and oral communication are critical to student success in the classroom. These skills are necessary for college and career readiness. In this session, we will follow the Apple Innovation in Schools model to increase engagement and personalize the writing process across…