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Welcome to the 2018 Upstate Technology Conference!

A link to the online UTC 2018 Session Catalog will be sent to all registered attendees.   Registering for a Sched account or selecting classes is for participant convenience only and DOES NOT grant admittance into the conference. All participants must register for the conference through our website beginning Monday, May 21, 2018 at 5:30 A.M.

Tuesday, July 10
8:30 - Technology Tools for a Student Centered Classroom
8:30 - Vocabulary in the Digital Age
9:45 - Vocabulary in the Digital Age
11:00 -  Increasing Engagement and Accountability with Nearpod

Wednesday, July 11
8:30 - Stop Motion Videos in the Elementary Classroom
8:30 - Technology Tools for a Student Centered Classroom
8:30 - Using Technology to Create Authentic Assessments
9:45 - Using Technology to Create Authentic Assessments
9:45 - Stop Motion Videos in the Elementary Classroom
12:15 -  Bridging Gaps in Concepts Using Stop Motion Animation
12:30 -  Sparkle with Adobe Spark in the Classroom - Creativity and Digital Storytelling Across the Curriculum
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David Fisher

School District Palm Beach
STEM Resource Teacher
Boca Raton, FL
David Fisher began the 2014-2015 school year as a STEM Teacher and Learning Team Facilitator and is currently a Grade 4 Teacher at Whispering Pines Elementary School in Boca Raton, Florida. David recently completed a three-year School Improvement Grant funded position as the Technology Coordinator for a Title 1 elementary school in Palm Beach County, Florida implementing a one-to-one iPad program . With more than 20 years in the classroom, David has taught students in many of the elementary grades, including kindergarten, third, fifth, special education, graduate students, and has been a mentor teacher to many pre-service educators. An avid infuser of classroom technology, David has conducted many in-service and conference presentations on multiple ways to infuse technology in the classroom.

David continues to be a regular presenter at the School District of Palm Beach Technology Conference, FETC (Florida Educational Technology Conference), ICE in Chicageo, MACUL in Michigan, and at several Discovery Education VirtCons (virtual conferences) and Summer Institutes. Internationally, David was the 2012 Opening and Closing Keynote Speaker for Riding The Wave Of Change in Gimli, Manitoba, Canada.

David is a Discovery Educator Network (DEN) Star, DEN Guru, a member of the DENvisory Board, and host of The DEN Zone, an online radio program for the DEN and educator community. In addition to his work and involvement with Discovery Education, David is a Symbaloo Certified Educator and a member of several educator communities on Twitter, Facebook, Edmodo, Google+, and Linked In.

To learn more about David Fisher, and to read his blog on what's interesting him in the worlds of education, technology, and educational technology, visit his web site, www.davidfisher65.com.

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