NECC 2008 Recap

For those who couldn’t make it to San Antonio this year, here’s a brief recap of NECC 2008.

ISTE President’s Address: Trina Davis Opening Keynote: James Surowiecki.

Internet Safety Town Hall. Join this exciting discussion on Internet safety! Town Hall format includes Q&A plus keynote speaker Anastasia Goodstein, author of Totally Wired, and panel moderator Amanda Lenhart of the Pew Internet and American Life Project.

NETS•A Refresh Forum. Leadership is key to transforming education and meeting the needs of Digital Age learners. Join us for an interactive session to launch the refresh the NETS for Education Leaders.

Keynote. Jim Carleton and Mali Bickley offer a multimedia-rich, onstage dialogue featuring their inspirational experiences and can-do insights on how they have transcended traditions in education to create dynamic, engaging learning environments.

SIGMS Forum. Featuring a debate on how to interpret and implement the newly revised NETS and AASL standards for the 21st-century learner.

ABCs of Advocacy: Make Your Voice Heard! ISTE’s premier advocacy training event! Whether attending as an individual or as part of a state team you’ll depart armed with the tools and know how to affect change and a network of colleagues to support your efforts!

Closing Keynote. Dr. Idit Harel Caperton will present her recent invention in 1:1 computing—the Globaloria Networks —complete with cases of how today’s social media technology is creating opportunities for student collaboration and global exchange never before possible.

Poster Sessions.


Exhibit Floor.

Birds of a Feather Sessions.

ISTE Special Interest Group Annual Meetings.

Highlights from Issue 4 of the NECC Daily Leader

Second Life

NECC by the Numbers

Digital Equity Summit

Making IT Happen Awards


Download the complete Wednesday Edition of the NECC Daily Leader (PDF)


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