Tuesday, July 1, 2014

2017 OCCUE Tech Fest Registration is now OPEN!

February 4, 2017 
We are proud to announce our 
special speaker will be 
Dr. Cindy Moss!

Senior Director of Global STEM Initiatives, Discovery Education

Dr. Cindy Moss is currently the Senior Director of Global STEM Initiatives for Discovery Education, and travels the world helping companies, nonprofits, Ministries of Education and school districts understand the importance of STEM education and how to implement it successfully.  Previously Dr. Moss served 10 years as the PreK-12 Director of STEM for the 145,000 students and 10,000 students in the Charlotte Mecklenburg School system. While there her work to decrease the achievement gap helped earn the district the Broad Award, often considered the superbowl of urban education. As a teacher Dr. Moss taught Biology, Chemistry, Anatomy and Earth Science for 20 years, and earned numerous awards, including the Milken National Educator Award. She earned a BS in Zoology from the University of North Carolina, where she was a Morehead Scholar; her masters in Science Teaching from Syracuse University and her Ph.D from Curtin Institute of Technology in Perth, Western Australia. Her recent awards include Top 100 Women in STEM Award from STEM Connector, the top 100 women in Diversity in STEM from Diversity Matters and 1 of the top 25 Business women in Charlotte from the Charlotte Business Journal.

 Spend the day meeting with other educators around Orange County as we celebrate learning and professional growth. 

We are providing our 101-Strand for educators who are new to any type of technology that is offered. Don't know much about iPads or Chromebooks? Take the iPad 101 or Chromebook 101 sessions. Don't know much about Google or Google Classroom? Take the Google 101 sessions. And so much more...

As always, we will also offer advanced sessions where experienced users can get geeky with technology.

With sessions at every digital level, great food, amazing raffle prizes, and good friends...how can you say no?

Ready to sign-up? Simply click the REGISTER tab above.

Are you a vendor? Click Here!

Special this year. There will be a  
Superintendents and District Adminstrators: STEM Leader Forum with 
Dr. Cindy Moss on Feb. 3, 2017. This will be a separate event the day before the OCCUE Tech Fest. So SAVE the DATE Admins: Feb. 3, 2017
More information to come...
We'll see you soon!

- OCCUE Board of Directors