ANNOUNCEMENTS

CenturyLink Education Grant Recipients

Check out a list of the winners here! 
Congratulations!


2014 AzTEA Innovation Awards Recipients

The Results Are In and the Prize Patrol is on the Move!  Stay Tuned for More Information!!


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Tech Tuesdays Webinar Series
(Will R
eturn SY14-15)

AzTEA members can participate in webinars for FREE!

AzTEA and ASU's Learning Forever have partnered to provide a webinar series with a focus on technology integration for every classroom. The next webinar will take place on March 4th, and there will be one each month through May.  All Tech Tuesdays presentations are from 4:00pm to 5:00pm.

Earn one clock hour for participation in the live webinar, and then expand your learning experience through a fun follow-up activity.  All webinars are FREE of charge and AzTEA members can also participate in the optional follow up activities for FREE! 

Stay tuned for more information!


OPPORTUNITIES

The Arizona CIO/CTO Forum is seeking proposals for its 8th annual conference.

 There's still time to submit and present at the 8th Annual Arizona CIO/CTO Forum, one the state's largest gatherings of K-12 CIO's and CTO's.

We're looking for a few dynamic presentations that inform Arizona IT leadership about the current challenges and opportunities school district technologists face given the upcoming PARCC assessments and implementation of Arizona's Common Core Technology standards.

 The Conference Strands for 2014 are:

1.     Standards and Online Assessments

2.     Instructional Technology Showcase

3.     Information Systems

4.     Networks/Security/Emergency Planning

5.     Mobile Device Management

We want to hear from you, and so do the attendees at the Arizona CIO/CTO Forum.

To be considered for this year's event, please submit presentation descriptions by May 5, 2014 via our online form:  Call for Presentations

Please feel free to contact Erin Dwyer, National Conference Director, at edwyer@centerdigitaled.com if you have any questions about the proposal process. We look forward to reading this year's submissions and to seeing you on October 2nd!

 ISTE 2014


Attention Arizona High School Teachers and College Faculty!

Are you interested in helping students:  Build 21st century workforce skills? Understand and analyze data? Engage in authentic projects that provide marketable job skills?

Now seeking participants for Advanced Geospatial Connections Promoting Advancement to Careers and Higher Education (GEOCACHE).

APPLY TODAY!  Click Here for More Information!
or email Geocache.ate@gmail.com


NEWS

NEW COMMUNICATION FORM
Attention AzTEA Members:  A new form has been created that will assist in expediting email blasts and postings to our website and social media channels.  Please use this form to request the aforementioned items and the communication team will do its best to fulfill your request.  Thank you!  This link we will remain here for several weeks and then moved to the "Contact Us" area of the website.


Connect, Collaborate and Share at ISTE 2014. 
Click for more info!


Arizona Technology in Education Association (AzTEA) and CenturyLink Foundation are once again partnering to distribute mini-grants to educators.  To see past grants go to: 
http://aztea.org/awards-grants/grants/.  


High School Teachers - Seeking participants for NSF Grant project - GEOCACHE
More info here

Support AzTEA when registering for ISTE! We request that you please identify AzTEA as your state affiliated group when registering for the ISTE Conference in Atlana, GA.  Each resident of Arizona who will attend the conference can assist AzTEA in our quest for more ISTE resources by checking the AzTEA box during registration.  If you do not personally register for the conference in your district, please alert those administrative personnel in charge of registration, so they may check the box on your behalf.  We appreciate your assistance!  

Support AzTEA when registering for ISTE!
We request that you please identify AzTEA as your state affiliated group when registering for the ISTE Conference in Atlana, GA.  Each resident of Arizona who will attend the conference can assist AzTEA in our quest for more ISTE resources by checking the AzTEA box during registration.  If you do not personally register for the conference in your district, please alert those administrative personnel in charge of registration, so they may check the box on your behalf.  We appreciate your assistance!