Welcome to Virginia’s world famous Technology in Education conference. Using this tool to mark your personal scheduling preferences does not reserve a seat for marked sessions, nor does it register you for the conference. We do not plan to have paper programs available on site. If you would like a printed program, please print a personal copy prior to arriving at the conference.

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Laura Michaels

Eclec-Tech Consulting
Instructional Technology Consultant
Richmond, Virginia

After an exciting career in education, specifically Instructional technology, it is wonderful to have opportunities to stay involved in various grants and projects as an Independent EdTech Consultant and Coach.I have been involved with the ACSE grant serving as a VSTE Coach beginning in 2020, promoting teacher-created performance-based tasks integrating Computer Science Standards into the curriculum for grades 3-8. Please visit #GoOpenVA to see these excellent performance tasks created by ACSE region 3 liaisons. Advancing Computer Science Education (ACSE) Region 3 resources. I continue to provide professional learning for VIrtual Virginia as a Professional Learning Facilitator. Please follow this link for the latest free recertification courses for Virginia Public School educators. VDOE/Virtual Virginia Professional Learning CoursesAs a VASCD Micro-Credential Assessor, I have the opportunity to provide feedback to educators throughout Virginia as they determine how to implement various strategies in their classrooms and provide evidence to earn a micro-credential. Please view the list of VASCD 2022-2023 Micro-Credentials available.