Author Archives: Scott Meech

Deadline for ICE is today…

Deadline for ICE is today…

Hey… Did you submit for ICE today? ICE Conference Details Submit a Proposal to Present at the ICE Conference 2009! Note: The deadline for submitting proposals for workshops has passed. Please consider submitting a proposal for a Breakout Session or a Poster Session. Breakout Session Proposal Form – Proposal Deadline: October 1, 2008 Poster Session

Chicago Elementary Schools' United Nations Foundation's "Nothing But Nets" campaign

Acer joined Illinois Lt. Governor Pat Quinn today to announce its participation with the Chicago Elementary Schools’ United Nations Foundation’s “Nothing But Nets” campaign, a fundraiser to raise awareness and money to fight malaria in Africa. As part of the campaign, Acer will provide the winning elementary school classroom with the popular Aspire one ultra-light

Classroom 2.0 Live "unconference"

If you are near Chicago, Illinois or know of educators in this area, please spread the word about the Classroom 2.0 Live “unconference” that will be held at my school November 7 and 8. We’re looking for participants and sponsors! More information can be found here: An “unconference” is simply a meet up of

Reminder #2 – DEN Midwest Regional Conference – September 20th, 2008

Illinois’ Discovery Educator Network: MidWest Regional Conference The Discovery Educator Network is pleased to announce a series of 2 day conferences. These DEN events are intensive and interactive professional development days designed to enhance educators’ depth of utilizing digital media and technology through Discovery Education products, while connecting them with their peers at the regional

It's the Law!

It’s the Law! Creates the Internet Safety Education Act to inform and protect students from inappropriate or illegal communications and solicitation and to require school districts to provide education about Internet threats and risks. Creates the Internet Safety Education Alliance under the authority of the Office of the Attorney General. Amends the State Finance Act

ICE knows you have something to offer…

ICE CALL FOR PROPOSALS Illinois Computing Educators (ICE)  needs you to share your talents at the ICE conference “Connecting to the Wolrd of Tomorrow” February 24- 27, 2009  to be held at Pheasant Run Resort and Conference Center in St. Charles. Workshop acceptances will be notified in Sept, 2008, General Session and Poster Sessions acceptances