Ignite 2020: Get Switched on to Technology

Theme:
Technology Unmasked!
Date:
October 3, 2020
Times:
9:00 am to 11:30 am
Location:
Online Conference
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Ignite! is brought to you by the Ayers Institute for Teacher Learning & Innovation and the Lipscomb University College of Education.

"Ignite: Get Switched On to Technology" is an online 'unconference' that puts the learner at the heart. Individuals attending Ignite let their mouse clicks do the talking, attending sessions based on their own interests and needs. Sessions are fast-paced and showcase some of the newest classroom-ready technology tools. You’ll learn practical and current technology strategies taught by local College of Education technology experts as well as current-service PK-12 teachers.

Conference links:

Saturday, October 3rd

9:00 am
Opening Session
    Julia Osteen
 
Zoom Room A
9:15 am
Developing an Ecosystem of Support
    Flammia, Stewart
 
Zoom Room J
 
 
Zoom Room R
 
 
Zoom Room T
 
It’s Not Just An Expensive Pencil!!!
    Dr. Billie McConnell
 
Zoom Room T
 
Music and Mindfulness
    Herrick, Spencer
 
Zoom Room L
 
PowerPoint for Creation
    Ben Barrett
 
Zoom Room J
10:25 am
 
Zoom Room L
 
 
Zoom Room J
 
Stream for Blended Learning
    Zack Spears
 
Zoom Room R
 
Using VoiceThread Online
    Dr. Susan Wagner
 
Zoom Room T
11:00 am
Smackdown & Closing Session
    Julia Osteen
 
Zoom Room A
 
Session presenter
 
Name / title / organization
1 session
Ben Barrett
Director of Technology
Bedford County Schools
1 session
Misty Bennett
School Counselor
Cascade Middle School
 
2 sessions
Dr. Ronda Blevins
Assistant Professor of Education
Carson-Newman University
1 session
Natalie Flammia
Adult Literacy Professional Development Associate
Nashville Public Library
 
1 session
Becca Forte
Intern
Antioch High School
 
2 sessions
Jake Habegger
Freedom Middle School
1 session
Christopher Hemphill
Interim Counselor
Santa Fe Unit School
 
1 session
Amber Herrick
Teacher
1 session
Dr. Kellee Hill
Metro Nashville Public Schools
 
1 session
Dr. Billie McConnell
Professional Learning Specialist
Mind Research Institute
1 session
Drew McConnell
Innovative Technology Teacher
Lipscomb Academy
 
2 sessions
Julia Osteen
Assistant Director
Lipscomb University Center for Teaching and Learning
1 session
Zack Spears
Technology Coach
Bedford County Schools
1 session
Carly Spencer
Intern
Sumner County Schools
 
1 session
Amber Stewart
Adult Literacy Program Associate
Nashville Public Library
 
1 session
Dr. James Thompson
Assistant Professor for Educational Specialties
Austin Peay State University
 
1 session
Dr. Susan Wagner
Associate Professor of Education
Lincoln Memorial University
1 session
Karen Whidby