Written by: Hannah Schobel
Date: January 2, 2018

Visit booth #119 at OETC18

The Ohio Educational Technology Conference (OETC) is the premier P-20 state educational technology conference.  OETC is a fun-fill, 3-day tech-stravaganza where P-20 educators from around the state come to network, collaborate, and talk tech!

We will update this post with session materials closer to the conference date.  Here’s where to find us at OETC:

Exhibit Hall Booth #119

WOSU Classroom will be at booth #119 passing out awesome prizes!  Stop by to find out details about membership, upcoming classes, and special events.

Ann Fisher

Ann Fisher

2All Sides With Ann Fisher Live Broadcast

Wednesday, February 14th from 10am – Noon

This year, WOSU Classroom will be joined by Ann Fisher All Sides with Ann Fisher on 89.7 NPR News! Ann will broadcast her show live from the exhibit hall from 10am to noon on Wednesday, February 14.

3Personalized Learning Playground

Wednesday, February 14th from 10am – Noon
Hosted by WOSU Classroom

What is a playground? Playgrounds are informal spaces with hands-on activities, that provide conference-goers the opportunity to engage and explore at their own pace. Through open exploration and conversation with educators, developers, and other participants, attendees will learn more about promising practices and how these technologies fit in the learning environments.

4Scaffolding the Writing Process with Google Tools for the Elementary Classroom

Thursday, February 15th from 11am – Noon, Room B230-232

Supporting young writers is challenging work. See how Google Drawings and Slides build scaffolds for struggling writers to find their point of view sparking ideas with purpose and focus. Differentiated learning designs utilizing graphic organizers and multi-media text sets engage writers in a process of wonder and revision.

5Gadget Slam

Thursday, February 15th from 1 – 2pm, Union Station Ballroom A

There’s a showdown coming to OETC! Interested in seeing some exciting gadgets that are making heads turn throughout your district? In this fast paced session you will learn the name of a number of gadgets, get to play, and learn how to integrate these tools into the curriculum.