Past ECEtech.net Events:
Past National Events:
June 10-13, 2012 | Indianapolis, IN
The PDI is designed for teacher educators, program administrators, and others who provide professional preparation and ongoing professional development experiences for the early childhood workforce: center- and school-based teaching staff, family child care providers, and other direct service specialists. The goal of the Institute is to deepen participants’ understanding of the expanding early childhood knowledge base, develop skills that improve professional preparation and practice, and sharpen their ability to use effective, active learning approaches for adults.
The theme for the 2012 Institute is, “Leadership Throughout the Early Childhood Profession: Research, Policy, and Practice.”
The mobile revolution has not only changed the tools of play; it’s changed the rules.
From toddlers to tweens to twenty-somethings, life is an ebook, ready to upload. Kids can—and do—play, connect, and communicate 24/7. The kind of device they own is secondary; a keyboard and fingers are really all they need. The rest is just i-candy.
Sandbox Summit will make sense of what this real-time technology is teaching our kids. And what their usage is teaching us. Come hear the latest research, touch the newest devices, and discover what happens after Gen Z.
Our signature three-day gathering brings together nonprofit professionals from around the world to collaborate, innovate, and maximize effectiveness. With a wide mix of social events, seminars, trainings, and resources, the 2012 NTC will help you put technology to work to further your cause.
Vibrant Videos: How to create powerful videos for your program
March 8-9, 2012 | National Louis University | Chicago, IL
Video has become a powerful tool in early childhood programs. With a couple of pieces of inexpensive equipment and a computer, programs can use video to keep enrollment high, reach out to parents and community members, and document children’s learning. Learn to create captivating video during this two-day hands-on institute.
Early Education and Technology for Children (EETC) Conference 2012
March 14-16, 2012 | Salt Lake City, UT
Early Education and Technology for Children (EETC) is an annual conference that brings researchers, policy makers, administrators, and educators together to present and discuss research and applications in the areas of preschool through elementary education. EETC welcomes visitors from around the globe who come to learn from others’ expertise and share their own insights on research, applications, and best practices that will help make a difference in the education of young children.
Launch of the New Erikson Technology in Early Childhood (TEC) Center
March 6, 2012 | Online
The TEC Center at Erikson Institute empowers early childhood educators to make informed decisions about the appropriate use of technology with children from birth to age 8. Through carefully selected resources and real-world examples, the Center strengthens educators’ digital literacy and their ability to intentionally select, use, integrate, and evaluate technology in the classroom and other early childhood settings.
What is this Site?
A membership commmunity for realiable information about technology in early education.
Who We Are
Karen Nemeth, Ed.M. and Fran Simon, M.Ed. - early learning experts with a passion for helping educators use technology to achieve their goals.
We designed ECETech.net to give early childhood educators an easy online resource for reliable information about technology implementation.