GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP — Educators can learn how to use new technologies during a free day of workshops hosted by Richard Stockton College from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 23.
TeachMeet New Jersey is billed as an “unconference,” where participants can help decide what is discussed. Sessions are typically short, about 20 minutes each.
So far, participants have registered to demonstrate using Evernote, Edmodo, Twitter, Google Maps and iPods. Stockton faculty and educators from across the state are among the presenters.
The event is being coordinated by Kyle Calderwood, a member of the Office of Computer Services staff at Stockton who has Master of Arts in Instructional Technology degree from Stockton.
Doors open at 7 a.m. for pre-registered attendees. Check-in will be in the Campus Center Event Room and Theater. While the event is free, participants must register to attend.
TeachMeet NJ is sponsored this year by FSR Inc, TechSmith, Turning Technologies, Plasq LLC and AMX Schoolview.
For more information about TeachMeet New Jersey, contact Calderwood at Kyle.Calderwood@Stockton.edu or visit www.teachmeetnj.com. TeachMeet New Jersey is also on Facebook and Twitter at www.facebook.com/TeachMeetnNJ and www.twitter.com/teachmeetnj.
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