AGENDA


 

Saturday, September 18, 2021
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Research Round Up
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Dr. Kecia Ray will share funding research and trends related to the region.

Thursday, September 30, 2021
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Welcome and Setting the Scene
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Tech & Learning welcome district leaders to the event.

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM
Introductions
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM

Meet your colleagues and our partners in this welcome session.
 

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Topical Roundtable
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Attendees break out into small groups to share their experiences, challenges, and solutions related to the most important issues facing Georgia schools today. Topics will include:

  • ESSER funding: Developing sustainable purchasing planning. 
  • Connectivity: Update on the new FCC funding -- what it is, what it covers.
  • Redesigning classrooms: What will learning spaces look like next year and beyond, and what do districts need to support these new spaces?
  • Evaluation the effectiveness of digital coaches 
  • Building/updating virtual and online schools 
  • Big data:  Using data to tell your story and inform planning.


 

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Networking Lunch & Learn
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Attendees enjoy lunch, courtesy of Tech & Learning, as they meet in small groups with industry partners and discuss other topics crucial to academic success in Georgia. 

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Reflections and Next Steps
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

Dr. Ray leads a reflective discussion around what has been discussed throughout the day and identifies next steps for the participants. 

2:15 PM - 2:30 PM
Closing and Dismiss
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM
Time Zone: (UTC-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada) [Change Time Zone]