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November 14, 2012

UPDATED PANELISTS – Calling All District Leaders! Systemic Planning Webinar: November 15, 2012

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Digital Learning Day - Engaging Students. Celebrating Teachers. Creating Better Schools.
Dear Digital Learning Day Participant:

The Alliance for Excellent Education
Invites You to Attend a Webinar

Calling All District Leaders!
The Need for Systemic Planning to Address Higher Standards

Thursday, November 15, 2012
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. (ET)
Panelists
Ryan Imbriale, Principal, Patapsco High School (Baltimore County Public Schools)
Brian Lewis, Chief Executive Officer, International Society for Technology in Education
Kecia Ray, Executive Director of Learning Technologies (Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools) and President-Elect, International Society for Technology in Education
Bob Wise, President, Alliance for Excellent Education
As states have rightly moved to require that all students be college and career ready, school district leaders must now make far-reaching decisions that will affect the next decade of education in the United States. Partnering with other organizations, the Alliance for Excellent Education (the Alliance) seeks to provide education leaders in states and school districts with tools to make good decisions about technology aligned with the goals and vision for their students.

Please join the Alliance on Thursday, November 15 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. (ET), for a webinar discussion on the need for states and districts to develop plans that incorporate the use of technology in school improvement efforts, specifically as they implement college- and career-ready standards for all students; use online assessments to gauge comprehension and learning; integrate new teacher evaluations; deal with shrinking budgets; and address the effects of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act waivers.

Make your plans today! State and district leaders are encouraged to view and participate in this important webinar discussion of the tools and resources district leaders will need to address technology’s role in the successful implementation of these higher standards in K–12 public schools.

Register and submit questions for the webinar at http://media.all4ed.org/registration-nov-15-2012.

Please direct questions concerning the webinar to alliance@all4ed.org.

NOTE: If you are unable to watch the webinar live, an archived version will be available at http://www.all4ed.org/webinars approximately one or two business days after the event airs.

For More Information, visit our website at digitallearningday.org

©Copyright 2012. Alliance for Excellent Education

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