Technology Events

2017-18 Technology Events

Hour of Code Week – December 4-10, 2017
https://hourofcode.com/us

The Hour of Code started as a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify “code”, to show that anybody can learn the basics, and to broaden participation in the field of computer science. It has since become a worldwide effort to celebrate computer science, starting with 1-hour coding activities but expanding to all sorts of community efforts.

Cherokee Digital Learning Day 2018 – February 15, 2018
http://www.digitallearningday.org/

“Started in 2012, Digital Learning Day has provided a powerful venue for education leaders to highlight great teaching practice and showcase innovative teachers, leaders, and instructional technology programs that are improving student outcomes.”

CCSD Student Technology Competition -January 20, 2018

Location:  River Ridge High School

Georgia Student Technology Competition – March 10, 2018
https://gastc.org/

“The Georgia Educational Technology Fair (GaETF) is an annual student technology competition produced by the Georgia Educational Technology Consortium. The Consortium sponsors other technology initiatives in Georgia, including the Georgia Educational Technology Conference (GaETC). The GaETF is the highest level of student technology competition in Georgia with over 750 projects, representing the work of 1000+ students, who are judged at the competition each March.”