This Week In #ce15 10/26-10/31

This is the final week of October, which means it’s also the final week of Connected Educator Month and CUE’s Connected Cafe. We have one major event this week, and the recorded sessions from last weekend’s CUE 2015 Fall Conference will also be posted for your viewing pleasure soon. Hope you can join us for Future Ready: What Does This Mean?. Thank you for being so involved in the Connected Cafe, much thanks to the chats that allowed us to come play, and have a great rest of the year. Stay connected!

“Future Ready: What Does This Really Mean?

Date: October 29 at 6:30 Eastern / 3:30 Pacific

Sign up ahead of time here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1DR8kpVJFrMQ9DIRvcbi0QYRxvz34NTKUu7L9AhUrk4g/viewform

Or join us live here: https://plus.google.com/events/cuucbt8o04gkmtuk4icj09lsmk8

Host- Rob Darrow

Description: Administrators, teachers and support staff all need to be aligned in their thinking about what it means to be “Future Ready.” Listen to share how their institutions are future ready now. They will discuss the processes put in place that transformed the thinking of all stakeholders to create a future ready mindset and culture. Practical concepts will be shared at all levels to help others learn what it looks like to be “future ready” and to change the culture of a school or district to be aligned in this direction. Speakers will share how their schools and districts believe the future is now!



Jaime Robles, Executive Director and Former Principal, Lindsay Unified School District, CA



Kathy Melton, Principal, Lowell Elementary, Wheaton, Illinois



Lisa Gonzales, Superintendent, Portola Valley Unified School District, CA



Jennifer Kloczko, Coordinator/Principal, Natomas Charter School, CA




UPDATE: What an excellent webinar. Thank you to everyone who participated. Here are the links to the slides and the recording

Miss out on one of our #ce15 Connected Cafe Chats? Not to worry, CUE has been Storifying them

#caedchat 10/11/15 

#connectedtl 10/13/15

#satchatwc 10/17/15

#connectedtl 10/20/15 (link coming soon)

#cuerockstar 10/25/15

Looking Ahead- Thus endeth Connected Educator Month 2015. Thank you for joining CUE in the Connected Cafe this month. If you have feedback about the Connected Cafe, ways we could do better or different, please reach out to me either in the comments section or through email (drobertson@cue.org) and let me know. 

Doug Robertson is the CUE blog editor and a tenth-year teacher currently talking at fifthgraders in Northern Oregon. He’s taught in California, Hawaii, and Oregon in 3rd, 4th, and 6th grades. He’s the author of two books about education, He’s the Weird Teacher andTHE Teaching Text (You’re Welcome) and an active blogger. Doug speaks at teaching conferences including CUE Rock Star Teacher Camps, presenting on everything from technology to teaching philosophy (or teaching The Weird Way, to use his words).  Doug is also the creator and moderator of #WeirdEd on Twitter, which happens every Wednesday at 7pm PST

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