Technology adoption in learning is rapidly accelerating, giving student unprecedented access to the information and tools needed to inquire, collaborate, and produce meaningful work. At Dell, we continue to work closely with the education community to deliver technology products and services to help educators transform and personalize the learning experience. Our solutions are designed to empower innovation, simplify implementation and accelerate adoption.
The biggest K-12 #edtech conference in the US, #ISTE2015, kicks off this weekend. Attendance in 2014 broke records with over 16,000 attendees and expectations for 2015 are even higher. Dell is excited to be a Gold sponsor at this year’s ISTE conference. This annual event is a hands-on showcase of the latest and greatest in education technology for all grade levels. We have an exciting line up of conversations and demos from partners, team members and customers. Come see us in room 110!
How Student Tech Support Programs Help Close the IT Skills Gap
On Monday, June 29th, 12:45 – 1:45 in room 201BC, we’ll be hosting a spotlight session about how innovative school districts are providing experiential learning opportunities for students and youth while expanding IT help by implementing student technology programs. District leaders and students from the School District of Philadelphia, Leyden High School District 212 and J. Sterling Morton High School District 201 will share their experiences participating in apprenticeship programs that teach real-world technology skills, support the day to day learning environment and prepare students for success in a modern workforce.
Education Technology Exploration Showcase
Each day of the show we’ll host a variety of innovative education thought leaders and practitioners for an immersive learning experience highlighting best practices in teaching and learning. We are excited to feature informative sessions on a range of topics including 1:1 best practices, professional learning experiences, innovative learning space designs, and much more. You can find a full schedule of activities on our Dell @ ISTE event page.
You can also visit room 110 to explore Dell’s latest instructional tools which provide a flexible learning experience that meets the needs of today’s learners. On Monday, June 29 from 9:45 – 10:45 Dell’s education experts will lead a demonstration of the latest student computing devices, including laptops, Chromebooks and tablets, the new s510 interactive projector and more. If you miss this session, stop by anytime during conference hours to explore new product options.
Keep up with the action & follow along
If you’re unable to join us in Philadelphia, you can still keep up with our activities on Twitter via the #ISTE2015 and #DoMoreEDU hashtags and follow @DellEDU. You can also watch the action virtually on ISTE Live!