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ISTELive 21 by the Numbers


Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

After five days of learning-packed sessions and inspiring speakers at the fully virtual ISTELive 21, one thing was abundantly clear: No matter how long the year,…


Educator Bill Selak

How 9 ISTE Conferences Shaped Me as an Educator


Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

ISTELive 21 will be my 10th annual ISTE conference, and it promises to be unlike any other ISTE conference. So while I plan out …


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What’s New at ISTELive 21


Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

The custom platform we built for ISTE20 Live was such a hit with attendees that it would have been easy to leave it alone for this year’s event. But we just couldn’t stop tinkering to make the experience even…


Infographic: ISTE20 Live By the Numbers


Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo


Each year for over four decades, thousands of educators have come together to learn how to improve learning with technology. And even though this year was a lot different, the tradition continued…


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Experience Virtual Reality at ISTE20 Live


Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo, Virtual reality

Remember the feeling of sitting next to a fellow edtech enthusiast at the ISTE Conference & Expo and starting up a spontaneous conversation while the room…


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Get Gaming: Esports in the Classroom Supports Learning


Topics: esports, ISTE Conference & Expo

From informal after-school clubs to highly organized and competitive high school leagues, esports continue to spread rapidly in schools throughout the country.

For those involved, the recent explosive…


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NASA Brings 6 STEAM Projects to ISTE20 Live


Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo, NASA, STEM & STEAM

NASA experts will present six STEAM projects that educators can bring back to their classrooms at the NASA Playground…


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Familiar Tools Offer New Tricks for K-12 Educators


Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

When the question is about making online learning engaging, Leslie Fisher has a lot of ideas. As a student, school was just something to get through. When she went to college, she discovered the joys of…


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Experience a New Virtual Platform at ISTE20 Live!


Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

With the learning landscape shifting under our feet, we need PD now more than ever. Whether you’re a library media specialist, a fourth-grade teacher, a chief technology officer — or any role  in between…