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[29 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

Registration is open for summer semester eLearning for Educators online professional development courses from eMINTS!
Courses run June 11 – July 29, 2014. Graduate Credit is available!
Courses available for this semester include

Google Tools for Schools
Power of Blogs
Classroom Management (Updated!)
Early Childhood Learning With iPads (Updated!)
Project Based Approaches (Intel)
Using Models to Understand Fractions
Going Mobile K-12 (Updated!)
Promoting Reading Comprehension Skills in Elementary Classroom
Collaboration in the Digital Classroom

Find information, full catalog of courses and register for summer sessions from the eLearning registration site.

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[12 Feb 2014 | No Comment | ]

Online registration for the annual eMINTS conference in Columbia, MO, has been extended through Friday, Feb. 14.
We cannot absolutely promise, but the long-range forecast is for no-sled-dogs-required weather for the week of the conference.
To register and find more information, please visit http://www.emints.org/conference-2014/
We look forward to seeing you in Columbia, MO.

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[9 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

Give yourself a post-holiday gift of learning with your peers at the 2014 eMINTS National Center Conference! Registration is now open. We have a lot of great learning experiences to offer including:

Thursday keynote – Dr. Alex Repenning – “Excuse me, I need better Artificial Intelligence!” Igniting Students’ Intrinsic Math Motivation through Game Design
Friday keynote – Dr. Wesley Fryer – Mapping Media to the Common Core
Updated and improved Internet connectivity at the Stoney Creek Inn!

To register and find more information, please …

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[5 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

Make your reservations today for the 2013 STEM Summit!
Kansas City Marriott Downtown
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 – 6 – 8 p.m.
Pre-Conference Reception
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 – 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Missouri faces a critical shortage of qualified workers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematical (STEM) fields. This summit will focus attention on ways we can improve our STEM talent development pipeline. Emphasis during the summit will be placed on discussions surrounding high-impact educational programming, public/private partnerships and systemic change to enhance our K-12 and higher education platforms.
The Summit will provide participants …

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[4 Sep 2013 | No Comment | ]

Registration for fall 2013 eLearning for Educators online courses is open through October 4, 2013.
All course activities are online. Most eLearning courses run 7 weeks including an initial orientation week. Each week participants participate in an online discussion and complete course assignments.
Find all the details and register online.

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[29 Aug 2013 | No Comment | ]

The eMINTS National Center’s annual conference 2014 planning committee invites the submission of proposals for 1-hour and 2-hour presentations at the 14th annual conference to be held in Columbia, MO, February 26 –28, 2014.
Proposal deadline extended to November 1, 2013.
Find more information for presenters.
Submit presentation proposals now.

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[22 May 2013 | No Comment | ]

Workshops last from a half-day to four days, depending on the topic. Reasonable fees, regional locations, discounts for current and veteran eMINTS program participants.
Topics include

iPads in the classrom
Common Core standards
Intel Thinking with Technology

eMINTS instructional specialists will work with a district/organization to create professional development customized to the organization’s needs.

Register for summer workshops now

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[7 May 2013 | Comments Off | ]

Registration is open for the 8-day eMINTS-delivered Cognitive Coaching seminar for 2013-2014. The four 2-days sessions will be held in Belton, MO.
The Cognitive Coaching Seminar® is an eight-day professional development opportunity for instructional coaches, administrators, teachers, mentors, professors, supervisors, eMINTS PD4ETS program participants, certified Educational Technology Specialists and anyone who wants to encourage self-directedness of others.
The outcomes of Cognitive Coaching support the goals set in Model Teacher and Leader Standards and will assist teachers with continuously developing their knowledge and skills to become professional leaders.
Find all the details and register …

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[19 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]

The eMINTS National Center is excited to offer inspiring professional development which focuses on using the iPad as an instructional tool. Instructional staff from eMINTS will collaborate with district educators to customize the topics to meet their needs. Sessions are designed to last from one to six hours.
Contact eMINTS or call  (573) 884-7202 to schedule a brief needs assessment conversation and learn about pricing options.
To design a more comprehensive professional development program, contact the eMINTS office. eMINTS instructional specialists will meet with district educators, facilitate a needs assessment and design …

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[6 Mar 2013 | Comments Off | ]

The annual eMINTS conference was held last week in Columbia, MO. Despite the challenges of the winter weather, we had approximately 350 people attend during the two-day event. We enjoyed outstanding keynotes by Ken Shelton and Howie DiBlasi, and were once again fortunate to have many talented educators in the eMINTS community present energizing and inspiring sessions.
Not only did we have many of our Missouri folks attend, but we were delighted to have some of our good friends from Alabama and Utah participate as well. Links to session resources are …