EdConnection

EdConnection

For curriculum directors, teachers and school counselors

11/26/2013

Registration now open for Third Grade Reading Guarantee Webcast, Thursday, Dec. 5, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Get the latest news about state resources and help for teachers implementing Ohio’s New Learning Standards and the Third Grade Reading Guarantee. It is your opportunity to ask questions on this important education initiative. Register here for the webcast. The webinar audio and video will be delivered through the computer.

Announcing “I am a Digital Learner” Video Contest
As part of the third annual Digital Learning Day celebration, Ohio students can showcase their creative talents and technology skills through the “I am a Digital Learner” video contest. Students may enter their own videos or as part of a team.

Videos must be one to three minutes in length and feature the technology the student(s) uses. Teachers or school administrators must submit the videos for student entrants. The submission deadline for videos is 11:59 p.m. EST on Monday, Jan. 6, 2014.

Contest registration is available online. Click here for Educator and Parent video contest rules. Student video contest rules are available here.

Questions regarding the video contest can be submitted via email to ohiodld@regents.state.oh.us.   

The Ohio Educational Technology Conference, Jan. 27-29, 2014, will feature the finalists’ videos. Winners will be announced on Digital Learning Day, Feb. 5, 2014, and featured on the Digital Learning Day Web site.

Digital Learning Day is a national campaign to spotlight successful instructional practice and effective use of technology across the country. It provides an opportunity to celebrate Ohio’s commitment to increasing student access to quality digital and blended learning.