Herriman High School
Herriman High School, South 6000 West, Herriman, UT, United States
We are excited to announce Vicki Davis will be joining us as a keynote speaker for UCET 2015 (#ucet15), held April 2 and 3 at Herriman High School (@OfficialMustang).
“Vicki Davis will help you teach with better results, lead with a positive impact and live with greater purpose. If you want to know what 21st century teaching looks like, many including Thomas Friedman in the World is Flat and Don Tapscott in Grown Up Digital mention Vicki as an example. The ISTE Online Learning Award, pioneer in Open Source Virtual World Technology, and Edublog Award for the Best Teacher Blog are three of the many honors she has earned.”
“Vicki’s two books: Reinventing Writing and Flattening Classrooms, Engaging Minds, empower teachers to connect their students to technology and the world. The Cool Cat Teacher Blog, is consistently among the top 50 blogs in education worldwide. In 2013, Mashable named her one of “Twitter’s Top 10 Rockstar teachers.” She has created more than 20 global collaborative projects connecting students from more than 20 countries.”
“Vicki hosts the popular Internet radio show of best practices for busy teachers “Every Classroom Matters” on the BAM Radio network. She has shared her exciting story at more than 30 conference keynotes around the world and through webinars. The Ignite Show named Vicki a “thought leader in residence.” Her articles appear in Edutopia, the Washington Post, the Atlantic and more.”
“Vicki is a Google Certified Teacher and Discovery S.T.A.R. Educator. She lives in Camilla, Georgia, teaches full time at Westwood Schools and is a wife and mother of three.”
UCET is the Utah Coalition for Educational Technology. It is the mission of UCET to:
- promote the cooperative development and effective use of information technology in Utah's educational institutions.
- provide a forum for the exchange of information on technology by holding conferences, meetings, and workshops, and publishing a newsletter.
- bring together any and all parties interested in the use of technology in education for the purpose of representing their varied interests to each other and to the public.
UCET 2015 will be held at the Herriman High School (Herriman, UT, US) on April 2-3, 2015
21MayGeorgia World Congress Center