Scholastic Administr@tor is pleased to invite you to an exclusive education leadership event at the Scholastic's New York headquarters in SoHo. Two hundred school leaders will have a special opportunity to hear from leading thinkers of technology and education, as well as connect with area educators who are committed to a new vision of 21st-century education.
Join us on March 4 and listen to New York Times columnist David Pogue and Science Leadership Academy principal and Practical Theory blogger Chris Lehmann discuss and demonstrate how technology impacts our schools and society at large.
Educators will also have the opportunity to learn about the newest education technology debuting in 2011.
Attend the event for a chance to win several raffle prizes including an iPad and Scholastic classroom library!
Please RSVP to SPM@Scholastic.com as soon as possible, as space is limited.
For additional information and a tentative schedule please click here.
David Pogue is the personal technology columnist for the New York Times. In his presentation about "Disruptive Tech: What's New, What's Coming, and How It Will Change Everything in Education," Pogue will predict which technology will actually cause major disruptive changes, for good and for bad. He'll display, discuss, and even demonstrate the technological advances in personal entertainment, cellular tech, Web 2.0, and more.
Chris Lehmann, Science Leadership Academy principal and Practical Theory blogger, will talk about how 24/7 technology and an inquiry-driven model of education work to change kids' lives in the real world of the urban classroom.
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