Kim Darche shares how to bring change at METC 2017

February 15, 2017
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Digital Learning Coach Kim Darche, METC 2017 Spotlight Educator, is bringing her work with questioning techniques from Illinois. Darche presents how to work with students to move them toward change through conversation.

METC 2017 Spotlight Educator Kami Butterfield shows us her “Apptitude”

February 15, 2017
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Kami Butterfield shows us the "attitude" that won her a spot as a METC 2017 Spotlight Educator. Butterfield, who teaches in the Kansas City area, speaks with us about how she is using technology with her elementary students.

Featured Speaker, Eric Patnoudes, gets googley at METC 2017

February 15, 2017
Filed under Midwest Technology Conference, Showcase, Spotlight

Eric Patnoudes, a former teacher and instructional technologist, brings his experience as a Microsoft Innovative Educator Trainer and Google Certified Educator to share at METC 2017. We talk with him about the benefits of using Google Playstore for your classroom. Twitter at @NoApp4Pedagogy

2017 METC Johnson rules on librarians role in education

February 14, 2017
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Joaquetta Johnson, 2017 METC Spotlight Educator, whose focus on students role in the library. Johnson presented on the importance of making technology decisions with students. Special report with a collaboration between KRHS Media TV News and Blue Jay Journal TV, with editing by Molly Eckelkamp.

Ahoy, Matey! Burgess opens METC 2017

February 14, 2017
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METC 2017 opened with author and "pirate" Dave Burgess. Dave Burgess is the New York Times Best Selling author of "Teach Like a Pirate" and co-author of "P is for Pirate." We talk with Burgess to see what educators can do to hook their students. http://daveburgess.com/

Welty is an engaging 2017 METC Spotlight Educator

February 14, 2017
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Kansas City educator Kara Welty is an 2017 Spotlight Educator. She stopped by the METC eNews desk to discuss her presentation on using social media to engage the school community.

Goble is “Making IT Happen” at METC

Goble is “Making IT Happen” at METC

February 16, 2016
Filed under KRHS TV News, Midwest Technology Conference

Don Goble, media instructor at Ladue High School in St. Louis, MO, was awarded the METC 2016 "Making IT Happen" award. The Making IT Happen award honors outstanding educators and leaders who demonstrate extraordinary commitment, leadership, courage and persistence in improving digital learning opportunities...

Heather Essig shares at METC 2016 her experience

February 11, 2016
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METC 2016 presenter Heather Essig, Science teacher with Vistation Academy in St. Louis, MO, really feels a appreciation for her growth mindset when it comes to technology. Hear her ideas on how a inclusion of past experience in learning mixed with new technology has it's advantages.

METC 2016 presenter Swanson reflects on Educator PD

February 11, 2016
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Kristen Swanson, METC 2016 presenter, wants educators who are attending conferences to really reflect on their learning. Swanson, a innovator on educator developemnt, comments on the growth of teachers taking charge of their learning. Swanson is co-author of "The Edcamp Model: Powering Up Professional...

Dempsey shares the Global Makerspace with METC 2016

Dempsey shares the Global Makerspace with METC 2016

February 11, 2016
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Patrick Dempsey, 8th grade Science teacher from the Webster Groves School district, discusses the purpose and use of Makerspace rooms at the Midwest Education Technology Committee 2016 Conference. Makerspace classroom is created in schools to advance science, technology, creativity and math through...

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