IU13 Personalized Learning Academy Kick-Off

Posted by Ken Zimmerman

Thu, May 31, 2018

PLA long logoIU13 is pleased to announce our Personalized Learning Academy (PLA) Kick-Off coming up on June 13, 2018. Our vision for the PLA is to support districts in their customizable, on-going journey toward personalized learning. Because there are so many different definitions and understandings of Personalized Learning, we have adopted iNACOL's official research designed definition of PL -

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Topics: IU13PLA, Personalized Learning

Announcing ETC/STC 2018 Keynote!

Posted by Ken Zimmerman

Fri, Apr 27, 2018


Elem-Tech-Conference-Wikispaces-FINALFINALSec-Tech-Conference-Wikispaces-FINALFINALWe are very pleased and excited to announce the Keynote for our Elementary and Secondary Technology Conferences at Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13 on Dec. 11-12, 2018 is Tom Murray. "Tom serves as the Director of Innovation for Future Ready Schools, a project of the Alliance for Excellent Education, located in Washington, DC. He has testified before the United States Congress and works alongside that body and the US Senate, the White House, the US Department of Education and state departments of education, corporations, and school districts throughout the country to implement student-centered, personalized learning while helping to lead Future Ready and Digital Learning Day. Murray serves as a regular conference keynote, was named one of “20 to Watch” by NSBA, the “Education Policy Person of the Year” by the Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2015 and “Education Thought Leader of the Year” in 2017. His latest book, Learning Transformed, was released in 2017 with ASCD. Connect with him at thomascmurray.com or @thomascmurray."MurrayHS28

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Topics: etc, stc, IMS Events

Edcamp Lancaster 2018

Posted by Ken Zimmerman

Mon, Apr 23, 2018

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On April 21, 2018, we hosted the third annual Edcamp Lancaster at Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13.  Educators came from all over the region to learn and collaborate with one another sharing educational best practices, strategies, and resources with one another focusing on maximizing student learning and teaching efficiencies. A special thank you to our committee made up of district representatives from Warwick, Conestoga Valley, Palmyra Area, Pequea Valley, School District of Lancaster, Manheim Central, and IU13 who volunteered their time to make this event so successful! Check out our story below!
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Topics: Edcamp Lancaster