Throughout the year I volunteer at different events — everything from EdTech to disc dogs. Keep tabs on local opportunities here!
This is one area that will be added to in the upcoming months. Please check back frequently for updates and be sure to review the original sites for any changes.
Upcoming Events for 2019-2020
NICE/North Burbs PD
FREE PD! Light bites and Professional Development Hours provided
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Casual and laid back - PD for all, not just “tech people”
Register online to help with food ordering counts
October 29, 2019: Assistive Technology and Differentiating with Technology @ Hyde Park Day School in Northfield, IL
December 7 or 14, 2019 - Exploring Google Certification
January 25, 2020 - MiniCon @ ETHS (small fee)
September 25, 2019: Share-a-Rama @ Lake Forest Country Day School
I am excited to host this October meeting! Please stay tuned for more as the calendar is confirmed. Note that ICE has changed their name to IDEA (Illinois Digital Educators Alliance) recently. NICE, the chapter serving the northern suburbs of Chicago in Cook and Lake counties, is now called the “Northern Suburbs” chapter.
Registration opens Fall 2019, closes January 2020
February 22, 2020
Students are presenters and attendees
Open to grades 3-12
Families/schools register kids
Adults can sign up to volunteer (link live once available)
Updated logo to be added when available
Past Events (2018-2019)
January 26, 2019
Evanston Township High School
$10 registration (after party optional $5)
EdTech Professional Development for teachers
Includes Student Innovation area with student presenters
Check the website to learn more about attending or volunteering
Pop Up Innovation
Partnership between Lake Forest Country Day School (LFCDS) and Northern Illinois Computing Educators (NICE).
April 6, 2019 and TBD for any additional sessions
Lake Forest Country Day School (Lake Forest, IL)
PDU hours available
Register online to confirm your spot and get an accurate count for food ordering