The Way Learning Should Be
October 10-11, 2019
Augusta Civic Center • Augusta, ME
Online Registration Closed!
Walk-in registrations accepted at the Conference.
The 2019 Conference Program includes...
- Two full days of engaging professional development.
- Dynamic Keynote Speakers
- Over 100 workshop sessions
- Over 40 Exhibitors
Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019
9:15 - 10:45 AM Morning workshop sessions
11:00 AM Thursday Keynote - Thomas C. Murray
Tom serves as the Director of Innovation for Future Ready Schools, a project of the Alliance for Excellent Education, located in Washington, D.C. He has worked alongside the US Senate, the White House, the US Department of Education, state departments of education, and school districts throughout the country to implement student-centered, personalized learning while helping to lead Future Ready Schools and Digital Learning Day.Tom was recognized as "Leader of the Year” in 2018, the “Education Thought Leader of the Year” in 2017, and the “Education Policy Person of the Year” by the Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2015. His best-selling book, Learning Transformed, was released in 2017 with ASCD.
Noon - Exhibits open
1:00 - 3:15 pm Afternoon workshop sessions
3:25 - 4:00 PM ACHIEVE Award
4:00-5:30 PM - Exhibitor Reception - In the exhibit hall with appetizers and open bar.
Friday, Oct. 11, 2019
7:45 AM Opening & Friday Keynote - Michael Cohen - The Tech Rabbi
Michael Cohen, known as The Tech Rabbi, is a designer and technologist turnededucator. As a speaker, writer and creativity instigator, he’s on a mission to help young people develop the creative confidence they need to become challenge seekers and solution designers. He currently serves as the director of innovation at Yeshiva University of Los Angeles Boys School (YULA), and creator of the Schlesinger STEAM and Entrepreneurship Center.Michael is also an Apple Distinguished Educator, Google Certified Trainer, Adobe Certified Trainer and has been ranked as one of today’s top 50 edtech influencers. He is the author of the book Educated By Design, which outlines his principles for revealing and nurturing our innate creative courage and capacity.
9:15 AM - 3:30 PM Full variety of workshop sessions
3:30 PM - Closing & Door Prizes
Register before September 21, 2019 for the
Early-Bird Discount Rate!
One-day Pass -- $130
Two-day Pass -- $205
ACTEM Individual Members save $20
on conference registration!
Member discount applied after verification of
current individual membership.
PLEASE NOTE: A school or district's Institutional membership does not qualify all staff for the $20 member discount.