Special Events

  • Keynote Luncheons & New Schedule
  • Parent Forum
  • Collaboratory MakerSpace

There are NO opening sessions on Tuesday or Wednesday mornings.

  • 7:00 Registration opens
  • 8:00 Concurrent Sessions Begin
  • 8:15 Continental Breakfast in the Armory
  • 8:30 Partner Pavilion Opens

Plan ahead for time to park, checkin at Registration located in the Four Rivers Ballroom Lobby, and get to the first concurrent session by 8:00am! Each morning includes two 50-concurrent sessions blocks and two 50-minute blocks to attend 30-minute Solution Partner Presentations and RoundTables along with a visit to the Partner Pavilion before the luncheon Keynote,

Download the Tuesday Daily Schedule or Wednesday Daily Schedule.

Keynote Luncheon Speakers

OLIVIA VAN LEDTJE ~ What Matters? The Future, It’s Me!
Monday 11:20am - 12:50pm


PERNILLE RIPP ~ What Matters? The Future, It’s Me!
Tuesday 11:20am - 12:50pm

Pernille Ripp headshot

Again for 2019, you are invited to the fifth annual FREE Parent Forum offered as part of the 2019 Christa McAuliffe Transforming, Teaching, & Technology Conference.

Tips for Staying Safe, Savvy, & Smart Online ~ Webster Room

Join Cynthia and Liv as they share five key ideas that matter for connected learners. Hear how Liv’s work as a “book activist” has gone global. Be inspired by how Liv has come to know her place in the world through technology creation and connected learning opportunities. This mom and daughter’s dynamic presentation will give you much to consider about YOUR child’s digital life. Parents and K-8 student are invited to attend this presentation.

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Brought to in partnership with the teacher librarians at the NH School Library Media Association (NHSLMA) in Cootoocook!!!

The Collaboratory MakerSpace is dedicated to highlighting the engaging and practical hands-on approach to learning that is gaining educators’ attention. In addition to the Collaboratory MakerSpace sessions that take place during concurrent sessions, there will be a number of exciting maker displays in Cootoocook to inform attendees of the potential of “making/hands-on” learning in the classroom. From quirky robotic hands to a zipline racers, the Collaboratory MakerSpace showcases the role that making things can play in learning environments. Join NHSLMA members in “making” some engagement and fun happen!

NHSLMA members share their favorite MakerSpace activities all day ~ join the fun!

  • Abstract Painting with a Sphero
  • Golf Tee Peg Board Creativity
  • Try a Cricut Cutting Machine
  • Cardboard & Round Looms
  • Lego Challenge Binders
  • Plant Cell Circuit Board
  • Make a UFO
  • and much more . . .

Raffle prize drawn daily!

Many thanks to Tod Guilford, Kristin Whitworth, and the NHSLMA educators for staffing this amazing experience!