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Global Edge Hosts "Technology In Education Summit"



Global Edge Hosts "Technology In Education Summit"

April 17, 2003 - Collin County Community College District's Global EDGE is taking registrations for the "Technology In Education Summit," June 16 - 17 at the Plano Centre, 2000 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano. The two-day event is designed to expose educators and parents to current and evolving technology, assist educators in integrating technology in the classroom and expose educators and parents to a broader perspective of available careers and job opportunities.

Registration is $50 on or before June 10 and $75 after June 10. For more information or to register, call the Global EDGE office at 972.548.6723 or log on to http://ftp.ccccd.edu/globaledge/TIES_instructions.htm .

Session leaders include Dr. Geoffrey Orsak from SMU, Doug Manning of Bridges.com, Dr. Mark David Milliron from the League for Innovation in the Community College, Dr. Franklin Demana from the Ohio State University and Dr. Rene Aerdts from WorldCom Infrastructure Delivery Organization, EDS.

There will be a free Parent/Student Night, 6 - 9 p.m., June 16 with special guests including WFAA meteorologist Steve McCauley and Charles Fleetwood of Sandia Labs, among others.

This program is supported by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board under the auspices of the federal Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998.