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May 30, 2008
Gwinnett Tech to Host Technology Day 2008 for Educators & Trainers
School may be out for summer in Gwinnett County, but educators and corporate trainers will have the chance to head back to the classroom themselves for Gwinnett Technical College's Technology Day 2008, a two-day seminar on instructional technology.
The seminar will be held on Monday, June 9, 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm, and Tuesday, June 10, 7:30 am – 3:00 pm, at the Busbee Center on the Gwinnett Tech campus. Sessions are open to all interested; cost for the seminar is $35. View the agenda and register at www.gwinnetttech.edu/techday.
Designed by educators for educators, Technology Day will help participants expand their technology skills and explore new methods to enhance student learning.
The seminar features sessions on specific instructional software and classroom technology tools, from Soft Chalk and Smart Thinking to ANGEL and Office 2007, as well as discussions of general instructional issues.
Keynote speaker Steve Riley, CEO, president and founder of echoEleven will speak on Convergence and Learning, providing his insight and knowledge about effective e-learning techniques and solutions.
Whether you're new to instructional technology or looking to expand your knowledge, you'll be sure to gain new skills and new ideas to carry back to your classroom. Space is limited, so register today at www.gwinnetttech.edu/techday. For more information, contact Song Yang, 678-226-6321.
For more information about Gwinnett Tech's more than 45 program options, call 770.962.7580 or visit www.gwinnetttech.edu.
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About Gwinnett Tech
Gwinnett Technical College, one of Georgia's largest technical colleges, serves more than 21,000 students annually to meet the workforce training needs of the region. The college offers more than 50 associate degree, diploma and certificate programs and hundreds of seminars, workshops and courses providing specialized training. Gwinnett Tech’s service area includes Gwinnett and North Fulton counties. Gwinnett Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or callÂ 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Gwinnett Technical College.Â In addition, some college programs hold separate licensure or accreditation status with appropriate agencies. For more information, visitÂ www.GwinnettTech.edu.
A unit of the Technical College System of Georgia.