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Monday, March 3

12:30 PM

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Making the Most of SXSWedu
Greg Rosenbaum, Ron Reed
Opening Session
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom D
12:30PM - 1:00PM

1:00 PM

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The Power of "The How": Process-Based Instruction
Karena Salmond, Kimberlee Salmond
Workshop
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 410
1:00PM - 3:00PM
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Liminal Learning: Challenge-Based, Design-Driven
Gabrielle Santa-Donato, Juliette LaMontagne, Susie Wise
Workshop
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 412
1:00PM - 3:00PM
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Workshop
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 408
1:00PM - 3:00PM
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Investing in Education Innovation 2.0
Alex Hernandez , Tom Vander Ark
Workshop
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon E
1:00PM - 3:00PM

1:30 PM

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A La Carte Education: The Evolution of Learning
Chanelle Henry, Jarrett Coger, Marie Kyle
Problem Solver
Shared & Open Resources
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon F
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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Future15
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
1:30PM - 1:45PM
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Featured Session
Education Policy & Funding
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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Vote for Education! Or Don’t?
Andy Rotherham, Delacey Skinner, Kristen Anderson, Stephanie Banchero
Panel Discussion
Civic Engagement & Philanthropy
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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Remember That One Teacher?
Hudson Baird, Reagan Pugh
Core Conversation
Leadership & Inspiration
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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In the Trenches with K-12 Design Thinking
Alyssa Gallagher, Dan Ryder, Jennifer Chan, Trey Boden
Panel Discussion
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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Learning with Digital and Participatory Maps
Andres Lombana-Bermudez, Claudia Silva, Debora Lui, Giuliana Cucinelli
Panel Discussion
Social & Mobile Learning
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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There is No Try: Becoming a Data Security Jedi
Aimee Guidera, Brian Rawson, Joel Reidenberg, Lori Fey
Panel Discussion
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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Tapping the Private Sector to Evolve Education
Harriet Sanford, J Reymundo Ocañas, Ray Martinez
Panel Discussion
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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Round 1 of Samsung Solve for Tomorrow National Finals
Carol Watson, Catherine Morse, David Boone, Melissa Jones, Tacy Trowbridge

Solve for Tomorrow Series hosted by Samsung
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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Answering the Nation’s Call for Science Literacy
Bill Badders, David Evans, Juliana Texley, Karen Ostlund
Panel Discussion
Civic Engagement & Philanthropy
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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Solo Presentation
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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Playground Talk
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
1:30PM - 2:00PM
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Engaging Students with Computer Science Education
Bradley Beth, Gregory Russell, Irene Lee, Tiffany Grady
Panel Discussion
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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ListenUp! SpeakUp! GameUp! A Game Data Discussion
Allisyn Levy, Jessica Millstone, Julie Evans, Robert Torres
Panel Discussion
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
1:30PM - 2:30PM

1:50 PM

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Future15
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
1:50PM - 2:05PM

2:00 PM

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MakerKids
Jennifer Turliuk
Playground Hands On
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
2:00PM - 2:30PM

2:10 PM

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Future15
Social & Mobile Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
2:10PM - 2:25PM

3:00 PM

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Bridging the Teacher-Entrepreneur Divide
Katya Hott, Steven Isaacs
Problem Solver
Shared & Open Resources
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon F
3:00PM - 4:00PM
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Analytics and Student Success Innovations in Higher Education
John Wilson, Mark Milliron, Marni Baker, Richard Rhodes
Featured Session
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
3:00PM - 4:00PM
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Measuring the Measures of Teacher Quality
Karen Cornetto, Lindsay Lamb, Lisa Schmitt
Panel Discussion
Standards, Assessment & Accountability
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Future15
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
3:00PM - 3:15PM
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Playground Talk
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
3:00PM - 3:30PM
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The Competitive Advantage of Teacher Leadership
Alan Gershenfeld, Barnett Berry, Kate Reilly, Shawn Rubin
Panel Discussion
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
3:00PM - 4:00PM
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The Liberal Arts Matter in a STEM World
Art Markman, Catherine Crago, Clay Spinuzzi, Isaac Barchas
Panel Discussion
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
3:00PM - 4:00PM
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EdTech: Game-Changing Public-Private Partnerships
Andrea Coleman, John Duong, Matt Greenfield, Sarah Hall
Panel Discussion
Education Policy & Funding
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
3:00PM - 4:00PM
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Tear Down the Wall: Giving Students Agency
Heather Staker, Jennifer Keys Adair
Core Conversation
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
3:00PM - 4:00PM
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Taking Education PAST the Cloud
Richard Charlesworth
Solo Presentation
Shared & Open Resources
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
3:00PM - 4:00PM
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Reclaiming the Promise Through Community Schools
Allen Weeks, Darlene Kamine, Randi Weingarten
Panel Discussion
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
3:00PM - 4:00PM
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What Keeps School CTOs Up at Night
Donna Williamson, Keith Krueger, Mike Jamerson, Sheryl Abshire
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
3:00PM - 4:00PM
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Why Did I Have to Fail to Learn Online?
Aaryn Schmuhl, Jarrett Coutee, Sari Factor
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
3:00PM - 4:00PM
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Interview
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Round 2 of Samsung Solve for Tomorrow National Finals
Carol Watson, Catherine Morse, David Boone, Melissa Jones, Tacy Trowbridge

Solve for Tomorrow Series hosted by Samsung
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
3:00PM - 4:00PM

3:20 PM

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Future15
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
3:20PM - 3:35PM

3:30 PM

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Shape the Future of Games for Learning
Ellen Jameson, Gary Goldberger
Playground Hands On
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
3:30PM - 4:00PM
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Workshop
Leadership & Inspiration
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon E
3:30PM - 5:30PM
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Bringing Exemplary 21st Century Learning to Life
Christopher Brown, Helen Soule, Shannon Miller
Workshop
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 412
3:30PM - 5:30PM
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Innovation Bootcamp for Educators
Aron Solomon, Elizabeth Pringle, Joseph Wilson
Workshop
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 410
3:30PM - 5:30PM
Grey_star
Workshop
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 408
3:30PM - 5:30PM

3:40 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
3:40PM - 3:55PM

4:30 PM

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A Public School: Frontierland to Futureland
Bart Rocco, David Birchfield , Gregg Behr, Todd Keruskin
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
4:30PM - 5:30PM
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Ending the Summer Slide: Collaborate and Innovate
Barbara Lurie, Garry Martin, Nan Whaley, Thomas Lasley
Panel Discussion
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
4:30PM - 5:30PM
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Getting Students Out of the Box to Redesign It
Mike Wierusz, Sandi Everlove, Stacy Smedley, Tim Jewett
Panel Discussion
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
4:30PM - 5:30PM
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Solo Presentation
Standards, Assessment & Accountability
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Grey_star
Playground Talk
Leadership & Inspiration
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
4:30PM - 5:00PM
Grey_star
Core Conversation
Education Policy & Funding
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Grey_star
Does Ugly Politics Mean Ugly Policy?
Cecilia Retelle, Christina Culver, Christopher Murray, Diane Auer Jones
Panel Discussion
Education Policy & Funding
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Grey_star
Round 3 of Samsung Solve for Tomorrow National Finals
Carol Watson, Catherine Morse, David Boone, Melissa Jones, Tacy Trowbridge

Solve for Tomorrow Series hosted by Samsung
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Grey_star
Featured Session
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Grey_star
Future15
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
4:30PM - 4:45PM
Grey_star
Texas: Big Data, Big Impact
David Gardner, George Grainger, Mark Kavanaugh, Stephanie Huie
Panel Discussion
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Grey_star
10 Papers or 10,000 Followers?
Dr Tina Benevides, Robert Blaine, Warren Wiechmann
Panel Discussion
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
4:30PM - 5:30PM
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Live 3D Brain Imaging and Neurofeedback
Elisabeth Collura-Rosenberg, John Cammack, Thomas Collura, Wes Center
Panel Discussion
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
4:30PM - 5:30PM
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How to Launch a Student-Run Social Media Endeavor
Jennifer Edwards, Paul Stafford
Problem Solver
Social & Mobile Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon F
4:30PM - 5:30PM

4:50 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Social & Mobile Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
4:50PM - 5:05PM

5:00 PM

Grey_star
Playground Hands On
Social & Mobile Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
5:00PM - 5:30PM

5:10 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Social & Mobile Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
5:10PM - 5:25PM

Tuesday, March 4

9:00 AM

Grey_star
Future15
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
9:00AM - 9:15AM
Grey_star
Global Science Collaborations: Brazil, Qatar and the US
Julia Stockler, Maria Benkhadra, Rachel Kornhauser, Ramiro Gonzalez
Panel Discussion
Global Connections & International Approaches
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Data to the Rescue: The College Decision Conundrum
Christina Allen, Jeffrey Selingo, John Corrigan, John Katzman
Panel Discussion
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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NOLA: A Haven for Ed Startups
Jennifer Medbery, Katie Beck, Leslie Jacobs, Matthew Rookard
Panel Discussion
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Debating the Pros and Cons of the Common Core
Michele Molnar, Robert Scott, Tony Bennett
Policy Forum
Standards, Assessment & Accountability
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Baltimore Children’s Zone: Low Cost Wraparound
Joseph Manko, Molly Adams, Takira Fields
Workshop
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 410
9:00AM - 11:00AM
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Non Cognitive Data
Bryan Contreras, Geno Cortes, Karen Thierry, Linda Dzialo
Panel Discussion
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Win-Win! Strategies for EdTech/Educator Engagement
Dion Lim, Jay Goyal, Lindsey Own, Stephanie Sandifer
Panel Discussion
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Solo Presentation
Standards, Assessment & Accountability
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Online Instruction at Scale: Emerging Trends
Deb Bushway, James Pennebaker, Maria Andersen, Steve Joordens
Panel Discussion
HigherEdNext Series hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Tech Support for PBL
Alfred Solis
Workshop
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 412
9:00AM - 11:00AM
Grey_star
Workshop
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon E
9:00AM - 11:00AM
Grey_star
Core Conversation
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
Playground Talk
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
9:00AM - 9:30AM
Grey_star
Taking Research Out into the Wild
Joshua K Hartshorne, Katharina Reinecke, Laura Germine
Panel Discussion
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Is School Enough? Meeting Students Where They Learn
Andrew Frishman, Eric Gordon, Sierra Goldstein, Stephen Brown
Panel Discussion
Social & Mobile Learning
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Workshop
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 408
9:00AM - 11:00AM
Grey_star
Reach the Unreachable: Educating More with Less
Emmanuel Novy, Leslie Engle Young, Michael Jones, Suzanne Anthony
Panel Discussion
Global Connections & International Approaches
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Predictive Analytics for Powerful Teaching
David Schuler, Don Fraynd, Ellen Ljung
Problem Solver
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon F
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
Featured Session
Leadership & Inspiration
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
9:00AM - 10:00AM

9:20 AM

Grey_star
Future15
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
9:20AM - 9:35AM

9:30 AM

Grey_star
Playground Hands On
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
9:30AM - 10:00AM

9:40 AM

Grey_star
Future15
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
9:40AM - 9:55AM

10:30 AM

Grey_star
Playground Talk
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
10:30AM - 11:00AM
Grey_star
50 Shades of Adaptive Learning - An Honest Debate
Adam Newman, Alan Drimmer, Eric Frank, Rahim Rajan
Panel Discussion
HigherEdNext Series hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Solo Presentation
Best Practices & Implementation
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Afterschool: Time, Space and Place for Innovation
Andrew Coy, Gigi Antoni, Kari Pardoe, Terry Peterson
Panel Discussion
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Pack Your Backpack and Don’t Forget Your Data!
Bob Swiggum, Dan Domagala, Jay Pennington, Kathy Gosa
Panel Discussion
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Featured Session
Leadership & Inspiration
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Accountability in the Reform Era: Pass or Fail
Peter Cunningham, Randi Weingarten, Valerie Strauss
Policy Forum
Standards, Assessment & Accountability
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Core Conversation
Shared & Open Resources
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Going All the Way: 100% Outcomes Funding
Michael Bettersworth, Mike Reeser, Richard Froeschle, Susan Brown
Panel Discussion
Education Policy & Funding
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Problem Solver
Standards, Assessment & Accountability
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon F
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Online Education as a Passport for Learning
De Janiera Thomas, Erika Vinson, Frank Britt, John Cardinal
Panel Discussion
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Making MOOC Magic: What Students Have to Say
Anant Agarwal, Bahaa Ghobrial, Coleman Tharpe, Steven Mintz
Panel Discussion
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Data Privacy: What Parents DON’T Know Can Hurt You
Cameron Evans, Elizabeth Rorick, Greg Mortimer, Katie Ford
Panel Discussion
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Future15
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
10:30AM - 10:45AM
Grey_star
Is Being Tech-Savvy the New MBA?
Dr William Ward, Kirsten Bailey, Megan Cole-Karagory, Yair Riemer
Panel Discussion
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Solo Presentation
Leadership & Inspiration
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
10:30AM - 11:30AM

10:50 AM

Grey_star
Future15
Social & Mobile Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
10:50AM - 11:05AM

11:00 AM

Grey_star
Playground Hands On
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
11:00AM - 11:30AM

11:10 AM

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Does Engagement Really Matter?
Zaitrarrio Collier
Future15
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
11:10AM - 11:25AM

11:30 AM

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Designing Learning, Designing Space
Jeffrey Burke, Lauren Hurt-Ashwin, Taryn Kinney
Workshop
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 408
11:30AM - 1:30PM
Grey_star
Workshop
Social & Mobile Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 412
11:30AM - 1:30PM
Grey_star
Cook-Up a Batch of Blended Learning
Alison Anderson, Carri Schneider, Nathan Martin
Workshop
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon E
11:30AM - 1:30PM
Grey_star
Probing Needs and Prototyping Solutions: DT4EdTech
Kami Thordarson, Mary Cantwell, Stephanie Cerda
Workshop
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 410
11:30AM - 1:30PM

12:00 PM

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Xerox Innovation
Manish Gupta
Playground Talk
Leadership & Inspiration
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
12:00PM - 12:30PM
Grey_star
Connecting the Blended-Learning Dots
Chris Liang-Vergara, Matthew Peterson
Core Conversation
Social & Mobile Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Makers, Geeks and Mentors: Community Learning Hubs
Andrea Saenz, Bryan Wunar, Dana Ledyard, Reed Stevens
Panel Discussion
Social & Mobile Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Mind the App: Learning and Teaching with EduTech
Darshan Elena Campos, Kiem Sie
Problem Solver
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon F
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Supporting ELL Success through Project Share
Kerry Ballast, Susie Coultress, Yvette Gomez
Panel Discussion
Project Share Series hosted by the Texas Education Agency
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
12:00PM - 1:00PM
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Professionals + Professors = Career Readiness
J. Steven Kelly, Kate Stevenson, Molly Garris
Panel Discussion
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
12:00PM - 1:00PM
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Inspiring Advocacy through News and Digital Media
Ben Kassoy, CJ Kettler, Mark Miano, Michael Lorion
Panel Discussion
Civic Engagement & Philanthropy
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Data, Lies and Videotape: Busting #EdData Myths
John Kraman, Laura Hansen, Paige Kowalski, Tracey Barrientes
Panel Discussion
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Future15
Shared & Open Resources
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
12:00PM - 12:15PM
Grey_star
Empowered to Act: Postsecondary Innovation Zones
Bridget Long, Charles Ambrose, Sandy Speicher, Vincent Tinto
Panel Discussion
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
12:00PM - 1:00PM
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Cheaper. Faster. Better? The 10k Degree.
Jean Floten, Kevin Carey, Thomas Lindsay, Zakiya Smith
Panel Discussion
Education Policy & Funding
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
12:00PM - 1:00PM
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The Coded Curriculum
Peter Hutton, Robert MacDonald, Sheena Vaidyanathan, Zoz Brooks
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Teaching American Values: Innovation and Creativity
Caroline Hendrie, Vince Bertram
Interview
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Adaptive Learning Goes Live
Douglas Walcerz, Jeff Snell, Kevin Bell, Marco Molinaro
Panel Discussion
HigherEdNext Series hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Can the Liberal Arts Survive in an Age of Innovation?
David Maxwell, Liz Willen, Michelle Weise, Scott Kinney
Policy Forum
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Social Emotional Learning Can Change the World
David Yeager, Meria Carstarphen, Rosalind Wiseman, Timothy Shriver
Featured Session
Leadership & Inspiration
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
12:00PM - 1:00PM

12:20 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Global Connections & International Approaches
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
12:20PM - 12:35PM

12:30 PM

Grey_star
Ye Olde Meme Generator (-1.0)
Erika Valenciana, Kristina Gosh
Playground Hands On
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
12:30PM - 1:00PM

12:40 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
12:40PM - 12:55PM

1:30 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Standards, Assessment & Accountability
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
1:30PM - 1:45PM
Grey_star
From Student Consumers to Multimodal Creators
Karen Gocsik, Katie Vale, Susan Simon
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Featured Session
Leadership & Inspiration
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Saving America's Black Boys
Johnathan Holifield, Mike Green, Rhea Williams-Bishop
Panel Discussion
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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Build, Create and Hack: Bringing STEAM into K-12
Amir Abo-Shaeer, Brian Huang, Bruce Wellman, Patty Quinones
Panel Discussion
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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Lost in Translation: Applying the Latest Research
Björn Jeffrey, Chris Curran, Lee Banville, Sujata Bhatt
Panel Discussion
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Vertical Alignment Between K-12 & Postsecondary
Charis McGaughy, Jean Keller, Juan Carlos Reina, Pamela Campbell
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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Pivot: Creativity's Transformational Moment
Deborah Morrison, Glenn Griffin
Core Conversation
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Opening Doors to Advance Analytics for Your Agency
Atnreakn Alleyne, Jeff Watson, Nick Morgan, Renee A Foose
Panel Discussion
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
1:30PM - 2:30PM
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Playground Talk
Social & Mobile Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
1:30PM - 2:00PM
Grey_star
Failing, Sharing and Data @ Pre-K Tablet Games Frontier
Christine Zanchi, Lisa Guernsey, Meghan McGinley-Crowe, Philip Vahey
Panel Discussion
Social & Mobile Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Failing to Learn: Building Resilient Mindsets
Blair Lehman, David Dockterman, Eduardo Briceño
Panel Discussion
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Building a Personalized Learning Engine
Bailey Mitchell, Charlie Bufalino, Mark Schneiderman, Mary Esselman
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Providing Digital Access for All, Not Some
Jason Tomassini, Matt Akin
Problem Solver
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon F
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Votes Matter More Than Money: Grassroots Advocacy
Dineen Majcher, Jimmie Don Aycock, Joanne Salazar, Thomas Ratliff
Policy Forum
Education Policy & Funding
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Adopting MOOCs on Campus
Joseph Pitula, MJ Bishop, Rebecca Griffiths, Shoshana Brassfield
Panel Discussion
HigherEdNext Series hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
1:30PM - 2:30PM

1:50 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Leadership & Inspiration
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
1:50PM - 2:05PM

2:00 PM

Grey_star
Technology and Takeaways: Hands-On Apps
Cathleen Ash, Renee Setser
Workshop
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon E
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Sex Ed 2.0: Beginning with the Brain
Jean Workman, Lindsay Fram
Workshop
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 410
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Workshop
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 412
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Workshop
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 408
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Playground Hands On
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
2:00PM - 2:30PM

2:10 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
2:10PM - 2:25PM

3:00 PM

Grey_star
Improving Transition Outcomes for Special Education Students
Cynthia Burrow, Renee Borders, Susan Mihalik
Core Conversation
Accessibility & Special Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Featured Session
Civic Engagement & Philanthropy
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
LAUNCHedu: Educator Insights
Anya Kamenetz, Bob Metcalfe, Jennie Magiera, Mark Edwards
Panel Discussion
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon G
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Autism APPtitude: Using Apps to Target Skills
Betsy Furler, Camedra Jefferson, Cristen Carson Reat, Robert Rummel-Hudson
Panel Discussion
Accessibility & Special Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
The Textbook is Dead - Long Live the Teachers!
Carlos Watson, Eric Bettinger, Louise Rogers, Wanda Longoria
Panel Discussion
Shared & Open Resources
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Problem Solver
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon F
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Solo Presentation
Standards, Assessment & Accountability
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Privacy and Public Good: Reporting on Student Data
Alex Richards, Frank Lomonte, Khaliah Barnes, Stephanie Simon
Policy Forum
Education Policy & Funding
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Future15
Shared & Open Resources
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
3:00PM - 3:15PM
Grey_star
Playground Talk
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
3:00PM - 3:30PM
Grey_star
Core Conversation
HigherEdNext Series hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Frameworks for Modern-Day Apprenticeships
Diana Griffin, Fred Beecher, Jon Kolko, Jonathan Lewis
Panel Discussion
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Extreme Blended-Learning in LA's Juvenile Halls
Bernadette Lucas, Matt Pasternack, Yves Johnson
Panel Discussion
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Reaching Online Learners: Being Smart Isn't Enough
Ashley Miller, Ben McCorkle, Jim Fowler, Nicole Kraft
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Social Learning and the Future of the Residential Experience
Brent Iverson, Cynthia Labrake, David Vanden Bout, David Laude
Panel Discussion
Educating & Innovating Series hosted by The University of Texas at Austin
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Creativity in Education: A Call for Transformation
Dale Dougherty, Erik Natzke, Tacy Trowbridge
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
3:00PM - 4:00PM

3:20 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
3:20PM - 3:35PM

3:30 PM

Grey_star
Playground Hands On
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
3:30PM - 4:00PM

3:40 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Shared & Open Resources
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
3:40PM - 3:55PM

4:30 PM

Grey_star
Keynote
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom D
4:30PM - 5:30PM

Wednesday, March 5

9:00 AM

Grey_star
A Liberal, Two Geniuses & Sir Knewton Walk Into a...
Jose Ferreira, Michelle Rhee, Rob Lippincott, Rod Berger
Panel Discussion
Leadership & Inspiration
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
Learning from Project Share Champions
Amy Martinez, David Lehman, Erika Rodriguez
Workshop
Project Share Series hosted by the Texas Education Agency
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon E
9:00AM - 11:00AM
Grey_star
Transformative Professional Development
Caron Mineo, Ellen Meier, Kenneth Graves
Workshop
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 408
9:00AM - 11:00AM
Grey_star
Analytical Writing: A Skill to Change the World
David Coleman, Peg Tyre, Robert Caro
Featured Session
Leadership & Inspiration
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
Playground Talk
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
9:00AM - 9:30AM
Grey_star
Workshop
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 410
9:00AM - 11:00AM
Grey_star
Open Badges Go Global: Building Valuable Pathways
Emily Goligoski, Mark Riches, Sunny Lee
Core Conversation
Global Connections & International Approaches
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
Pay it Forward: Putting Graduation Before Tuition
John Burbank, Kim Clark, Matthew Turcotte, Oren Bass
Policy Forum
Education Policy & Funding
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
To LMS or Not to LMS
Adam Seldow, Crystal Hutter, Stan Silverman
Panel Discussion
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
Solo Presentation
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
Three New Learning Models to Revolutionize Higher Ed
Alan Drimmer, George Lichter, Stephen Rae, Tracy Lorenz
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
Bridging the Digital Divide with BYOD Equity
Jessica Herring, Michael Mills, Sandy Kendell, Tim Clark
Panel Discussion
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
Saving STEM: Why Technology and the Arts Matter
Andrew Williams, Jason Coleman, Kim Magloire, Marcia Wade Talbert
Panel Discussion
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
How Media Shapes Your Perception of Technology
Anya Kamenetz, Betsy Corcoran, Louis Soares, Paul Fain
Panel Discussion
HigherEdNext Series hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
Self-Directed Learning: Every Student's Right
Adora Svitak, Charles Tsai, David Cutler, Nikhil Goyal
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
Sesame Street and the Second Screen Experience
Brian Vogelsang, James Kane, Joey Egger, Mindy Brooks
Panel Discussion
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
Problem Solver
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon F
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
Unifying Your Community Around Education
Chris Shade, Emily Roden, Gary Henderson, Kevin Roden
Panel Discussion
Civic Engagement & Philanthropy
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Grey_star
Future15
Social & Mobile Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
9:00AM - 9:15AM
Grey_star
Minecraft Your Classroom
Joel Levin, Stephen Elford
Workshop
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 412
9:00AM - 11:00AM

9:20 AM

Grey_star
Future15
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
9:20AM - 9:35AM

9:30 AM

Grey_star
Playground Hands On
Education Policy & Funding
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
9:30AM - 10:00AM

9:40 AM

Grey_star
Future15
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
9:40AM - 9:55AM

10:30 AM

Grey_star
Future15
Leadership & Inspiration
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
10:30AM - 10:45AM
Grey_star
Building a Global Student Body
Denis Simon, Kai Jia, Sid Krommenhoek
Panel Discussion
Global Connections & International Approaches
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Show Me What You Learned
Adam Newman, Karen Vignare, Matthew Pittinsky, Stacey Clawson
Panel Discussion
HigherEdNext Series hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Show Me the Money: How to Get Funded in EdTech
Ki Mae Heussner, Michael Silagadze, Rafael Corrales
Panel Discussion
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Solo Presentation
Shared & Open Resources
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Startups Should Talk with Researchers and Educators
Amy Collier, Audrey Watters, George Veletsianos, Tanya Joosten
Panel Discussion
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Playground Talk
Standards, Assessment & Accountability
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
10:30AM - 11:00AM
Grey_star
ConnectED: The Future of Learning
Dallas Dance, Jim Shelton
Core Conversation
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Featured Session
Shared & Open Resources
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Solo Presentation
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Education for All: Accessibility Innovations
Anne Taylor, David Rose, John Baker, Kel Smith
Panel Discussion
Accessibility & Special Education
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Imagining a "Snappy New Day” in the Neighborhood
Linda Simensky, Michael Fragale, Sara DeWitt
Problem Solver
Education Policy & Funding
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon F
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Education Equality: Is Common Core Enough?
Blaine Vess, Joy Resmovits, Kimberly Boyd, Nancy Prince-Cohen
Panel Discussion
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
Early Childhood Education: What's It Worth?
Bob Sanborn, Elizabeth Gershoff, Eric Westervelt, Leslie Wang
Policy Forum
Education Policy & Funding
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
RapGenius.EDU and the Future of Reading
Jeremy Dean, Louis Lafair
Interview
Social & Mobile Learning
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Grey_star
UDL + Big Data = Personalization
Bruce Umpstead, James Basham, Lois Schonberger, Steve Nordmark
Panel Discussion
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
10:30AM - 11:30AM

10:50 AM

Grey_star
Future15
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
10:50AM - 11:05AM

11:00 AM

Grey_star
Playground Hands On
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
11:00AM - 11:30AM

11:10 AM

Grey_star
Future15
Social & Mobile Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
11:10AM - 11:25AM

11:30 AM

Grey_star
Workshop
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 408
11:30AM - 1:30PM
Grey_star
STEM Experts Mentoring Youth
Kristian Breton, Stephanie Wortel
Workshop
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon E
11:30AM - 1:30PM
Grey_star
Workshop
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 412
11:30AM - 1:30PM
Grey_star
LRMI: Using Education Metadata to Support Learning
Michael Jay, Sue Buesing, Trilby Berger
Workshop
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 410
11:30AM - 1:30PM

12:00 PM

Grey_star
The Library Paradox: Collections and Connections
John Culshaw, Mark Thaler, Mimi Calter, Nadaleen Tempelman-Kluit
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Montessori Promotes Disruptive Innovation
James Moudry, Kathy Minardi, Laura Shaw, Maura Joyce
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Future15
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
12:00PM - 12:15PM
Grey_star
Meet the Innovators: Succeeding Against the Odds
Arwen Imai Matthews, Bob Wise, Greg Toppo, Ryan Kinser
Panel Discussion
Leadership & Inspiration
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
An Ecosystem Model to Scale Education Innovation
Bobbi Kurshan, Chris Lehmann, Martin Ihrig, Priscilla Sands
Panel Discussion
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
EdTech for Adults: Huge Need, Great Opportunity
Alex Chisholm, Bror Saxberg, Jeff Carter, Matthew Muench
Panel Discussion
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Core Conversation
Accessibility & Special Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Students in Higher Education: The New Normal
George Tang, Mark Milliron, Parminder Jassal, Ray Martinez
Panel Discussion
HigherEdNext Series hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Featured Session
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Games, Critical Thinking and Assessment
Celia Alicata, David Conover
Playground Talk
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
12:00PM - 12:30PM
Grey_star
Problem Solver
Civic Engagement & Philanthropy
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon F
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Building a Better Teacher
Jackie Mader, Jessica Guthrie, Jon Engelhardt, Kate Walsh
Policy Forum
Education Policy & Funding
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Making and Learning: Put Your Hands Together!
Dustin Stiver, Lisa Brahms, Lisa Regalla
Panel Discussion
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Can the Arts Help Fix Low-Performing Schools?
Mary Schmidt Campbell, Rachel Goslins, Ron Gubitz
Interview
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
Bricks, Blends and MOOCS: Flipping an Ed School
Billie Gastic, Brent Maddin, Daniel Konecky
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
12:00PM - 1:00PM
Grey_star
SAMR SLAMR: Maximizing Learning Potential in Apps
Gabriella Meyers, Josh Mika, Julie Garcia
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
12:00PM - 1:00PM

12:20 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Shared & Open Resources
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
12:20PM - 12:35PM

12:30 PM

Grey_star
Playground Hands On
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
12:30PM - 1:00PM

12:40 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
12:40PM - 12:55PM

1:30 PM

Grey_star
EcoMOBILE: Virtual Immersion for Real Students
Amy Kamarainen, Chris Dede, L Todd Rose
Panel Discussion
Social & Mobile Learning
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
How Schools Can Better Discover Tech Tools
David Rose, Sara Schapiro
Problem Solver
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon F
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Solo Presentation
Global Connections & International Approaches
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Designing the Future University from the Inside
Lisa Davis, Robert Groves, Ziliang (Michael) Wang
Panel Discussion
Leadership & Inspiration
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
3DP and Fine Arts
Eric Mott
Playground Talk
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
1:30PM - 2:00PM
Grey_star
Solo Presentation
Accessibility & Special Education
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Technologies to Improve College Completion
Jeff Snell, Kenneth Pierce, Mark Amos, Melissa Biegert
Panel Discussion
HigherEdNext Series hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Innovation in Assessment Need Not be an Oxymoron
Brandt Redd, Phil Olsen, Susan Van Gundy
Panel Discussion
Standards, Assessment & Accountability
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
More Than Making a Difference: EdNews is Evolving
Betty Ray, Daniel Rezac, Leah Clapman
Panel Discussion
Leadership & Inspiration
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Innovative Partnerships: Extending the Reach of the University
Catherine Stacy, Harrison Keller, James Pennebaker, Julie Schell
Panel Discussion
Educating & Innovating Series hosted by The University of Texas at Austin
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
The Politics of Charter School Policy
David Anthony, Julian Vasquez Heilig, Matthew Randazzo
Policy Forum
Education Policy & Funding
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Education Reform is the Cause of 2014
Alexis Morin, Caroline Howard, Sydney Morris
Panel Discussion
Education Policy & Funding
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
Future15
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
1:30PM - 1:45PM
Grey_star
Inspire, Lead, Innovate, Make More, TEACH
Geneviève DeBose, James Bernard, Jeff Johnson, Mauro Diaz
Featured Session
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
International Initiatives to Personalize Learning
Adrian Fenty, Alicia Lebrija, Nelson Gonzalez, Susan Mann
Panel Discussion
Global Connections & International Approaches
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Grey_star
3D Growth for Data Driven Decision Making
Charles Dupre, Susan Dawson
Core Conversation
Big Data & Learning Analytics
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
1:30PM - 2:30PM

1:50 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
1:50PM - 2:05PM

2:00 PM

Grey_star
Workshop
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 410
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Workshop
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon E
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
The Classroom Teacher's Indie Author Revolution
Anthony DiLaura, Mia Morrison
Workshop
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 408
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Zombie Geography and Future History
David Hunter, Donald Brinkman, Roy Zimmermann
Workshop
Shared & Open Resources
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 412
2:00PM - 4:00PM

2:10 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
2:10PM - 2:25PM

3:00 PM

Grey_star
Can Technology Save the Common Core?
Gideon Stein, Joel Rose, RiShawn Biddle
Panel Discussion
Standards, Assessment & Accountability
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
The Search for Margin in a MOOC World
Chase Jarvis, Jason Stoffer, Peter Stokes, Rick Staisloff
Panel Discussion
HigherEdNext Series hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Missouri Improves Learning Outcomes Statewide
Carolyn Jarmon, Danae Hudson, Klaus Woelk, Mimi Duncan
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Go Big or Go Home: Scaling Personalized Learning
Angela Chubb, Cynthia Elsberry, Ken Eastwood, Melanie Taylor
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
MOOCs: Why They Fail & How We Can Save Them
Melissa Loble, Rip Empson, Shaya Fidel, Syon Bhanot
Panel Discussion
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Solo Presentation
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Can Funding Outcomes Boost Higher Ed Performance?
Fred Heldenfels, Martha Snyder, Philip Castille, Sean Tierney
Policy Forum
Education Policy & Funding
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Playground Talk
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
3:00PM - 3:30PM
Grey_star
Women: Disruptors of Education
Betsy Corcoran, Deborah Quazzo, Jessie Woolley-Wilson, Lynda Weinman
Panel Discussion
Leadership & Inspiration
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Project Share: An Expanding Ecosystem of Digital Resources
Clyde Boyer, Hugh Norwood, Kerry Ballast
Panel Discussion
Project Share Series hosted by the Texas Education Agency
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
RESPECT Teaching
Brad Jupp
Problem Solver
Leadership & Inspiration
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon F
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Remember Being Psyched for a Video in Class?
Angela Lin, Logan Smalley, Meredith Walker, Stan Muller
Panel Discussion
Social & Mobile Learning
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Technology: Forget the Stuff, What Are We Making?
Basil Kolani, Christopher Tine
Core Conversation
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Featured Session
Education Policy & Funding
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Don't Track Me: Libraries Engage Youth and Privacy
Adriana McCleer, Barbara Jones, Michael Zimmer
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Grey_star
Future15
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
3:00PM - 3:15PM

3:20 PM

Grey_star
Future15
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
3:20PM - 3:35PM

3:40 PM

Grey_star
Future15
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
3:40PM - 3:55PM

4:30 PM

Grey_star
Keynote
Education Policy & Funding
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom D
4:30PM - 5:30PM

Thursday, March 6

9:00 AM

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Hardwiring the Brain: Better, Faster, Stronger
Andrew Smith Lewis, Anya Kamenetz, Ariel Garten, Jan Plass
Panel Discussion
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Enabling Stackable Credentials: The Future is Now
An-Me Chung, Cathy Sandeen, Darin R Hobbs, Matthew Pittinsky
Panel Discussion
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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MOOCs: Effective Vehicles for Learning
Daniel Bonevac, Holly Custard, Jonathan Valvano, Michael Starbird
Panel Discussion
Educating & Innovating Series hosted by The University of Texas at Austin
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Solo Presentation
Leadership & Inspiration
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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MOOConomics
Dawn Zimmaro, Donna Kidwell, Janet Walkow, Ross Strader
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Flipping Procurement: District Software Challenges
Bethann Canada, Paul McGowan, Richard Culatta, Steven Hodas
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Workshop
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 408
9:00AM - 11:00AM
Grey_star
Future15
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
9:00AM - 9:15AM
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Build Schools That Build Innovators
Anita Summerlin, Diana Joseph, Kareem Edouard
Workshop
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 412
9:00AM - 11:00AM
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Making BYOD Work for Not Against You!
Christy Fennewald, Laurie Coker
Workshop
Social & Mobile Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 410
9:00AM - 11:00AM
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Disrupting by Design: How the Arts Inspire Schools
Anne Goetzmann Kelley, Desiree Morales, Katy Daiger Dial, Lakita Edwards
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Delivering on the Promise of Learning Games
Esteban Sosnik, Jacob Klein, PJ Gunsagar, Sooinn Lee
Panel Discussion
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Unleashing Kids' Passion for Compassion
Judi Vanderhaar, Justin Walker
Core Conversation
Civic Engagement & Philanthropy
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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Workshop
Project Share Series hosted by the Texas Education Agency
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon E
9:00AM - 11:00AM
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Playground Talk
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
9:00AM - 9:30AM
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Featured Session
Education Policy & Funding
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
9:00AM - 10:00AM
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We’re From the Private Sector and We’re Here to Help
Bill Goodwyn, David Cohen, Gregory Firn, Zachary Leverenz
Panel Discussion
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
9:00AM - 10:00AM

9:20 AM

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Future15
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
9:20AM - 9:35AM

9:40 AM

Grey_star
Future15
Cognitive Process & Design Thinking
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
9:40AM - 9:55AM

10:30 AM

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Transforming Your City: A Collaborative Approach
Abby Andrietsch, Kristoffer Haines, Matthew Randazzo, Neerav Kingsland
Panel Discussion
Education Policy & Funding
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Did It Work? Evaluating the Impact of LRMI for OER
Darren Milligan, Melissa Wadman, Sue Cowden
Panel Discussion
Shared & Open Resources
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Adventures in 3D Printing
Anthony Rotolo, Isaac Budmen
Playground Talk
DIY, Maker & Hacker
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EF
10:30AM - 11:00AM
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Student Startups: The Ultimate Educational Experience
Elana Fine, Kate Brodock, Sean Branagan, Tim Hayden
Panel Discussion
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Room 400/402
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Making Museums Magnetic for Today's Communities
Adam Nye, Jane Werner, Katie Kizziar, Tricia Berry
Panel Discussion
Shared & Open Resources
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Optimizing Learning: A Preview of the Aspen Task Force on Learning and the Internet Report
Anil Dash, Charlie Firestone, John Bailey, Rosario Dawson
Featured Session
Education Policy & Funding
Austin Convention Center
Room 18ABCD
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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What's So Special About Special Education?
Carrie Anderson, JC Sanders, Matt Holloway
Panel Discussion
Accessibility & Special Education
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom G
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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When Does "EdTech" Just Become Education?
Idit Harel Caperton, Jaime Casap, Tony Wan
Panel Discussion
Best Practices & Implementation
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon J
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Scaling Up Classroom Grown Games
Farhan Shah, Michael Angst, Pita Benz, Rick Brennan
Panel Discussion
Gaming & Virtual Learning
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon K
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Future15
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
10:30AM - 10:45AM
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CIOs: The Catalyst for Innovation in Higher Ed
Dave Waldron, Joanna Young, Michael Krigsman , Phil Komarny
Panel Discussion
Leadership & Inspiration
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Redesigning EdTech: A Human-Centered Panelstorm
Annette Diefenthaler, Christi Carpenter, Kara Chesal
Panel Discussion
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Survival in the New Knowledge Economy
David Brake, Federico Pistono
Core Conversation
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon A
10:30AM - 11:30AM
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Competency-Based Learning: Lessons from the Field
Eric Haas, John Caesar, Thomas Rooney
Panel Discussion
Achievement Gaps & Educational Equality
Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
10:30AM - 11:30AM

10:50 AM

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Future15
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
10:50AM - 11:05AM

11:10 AM

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Future15
Entrepreneurialism in Education
Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon C
11:10AM - 11:25AM

12:00 PM

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Keynote
Leadership & Inspiration
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom D
12:00PM - 1:00PM