First Lady Betsy Dalrymple kicks off teaching and technology conference
Posted on 5/24/2012
First Lady Betsy Dalrymple will focus on the importance of early childhood education and the Dolly Parton Imagination Library during her remarks at the annual statewide Teaching and Technology Conference June 5-6 at the Best Western Doublewood Inn, Bismarck.
The conference offers ways to learn about new applications and innovative teaching techniques from other educational professionals. One-hour workshops are scheduled in more than 25 topic areas, including Pinterest: A Treasure Chest of Inspiration, The Developing Brain and Destructive Behavior, Skype in the Classroom, and Tips for Teaching Elementary Computer Skills.
In addition, there are eight hands-on sessions available. Keynote presentations will explore Web 2.0 tools for educators and ways to help students make healthy decisions.
BSC's Continuing Education, Training and Innovation coordinates the conference. The cost for registration is $190. Registration includes lunch both days. Two-day attendance is required to earn one graduate credit.
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