FETC 2020 includes interactive ‘sandbox’ focused on elementary digital tools
FETC 2020 will include an interactive "sandbox" experience focused on elementary digital tools and technology. Attendees can experience new ed tech geared specifically for elementary school education in a hands-on environment.
Start making from day one
Guest columnist Sylvia Martinez, a speaker at DA's FETC 2020, says that If you are looking at making and makerspace activities as a way to give students more agency over their own learning, why not start building those habits immediately to send that message early and often.
Improving equity through project-based learning: The festival approach
Hall Davidson, a DA guest columnist who will speak at DA’s FETC 2020, says building a curriculum-based media festival celebrates authentic assessment and project-based learning, and gives students ownership and pride in their accomplishments.
Fact or fiction? Media literacy in 2020
DA guest columnist and FETC featured speaker Susan Brooks-Young says the surge in the deliberate use of misinformation reveals Americans’ limited abilities as effective consumers of media. She offers several ways to help teachers and students find the truth in what they see.