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AMLE 2015 – O – HI – O!

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The Association of Middle Level Educators conference will be in Columbus Ohio on October 15 – 17, 2015. Ask any of the past participants on staff and they will gladly share the cool things they got from their AMLE and how they are already implementing it in their classroom and their teams.

We are collecting names of interested faculty and staff who would like to go to AMLE (and/or this summer’s Native Hawaiian Education Summit) If you are interested, please fill out the Google form linked below no later than Tuesday, May 26. This does not guarantee your participation, but it helps in the planning.


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Last EdTech Conference this Year




I am taking sign ups for this year’s last edtech conference opportunity. Hana Pono is Kamehameha Schools’ Oahu edtech conference with one day of “unconference” activities followed by two full conference days at the Neil Blaisdell Center.  They have a reputation for getting top-notch keynotes (as do we).

The essentials: June 8 (unconference) – June 10, 2015, Honolulu. Breakfast, lunch and snacks are provided. Registration is free for KS employees.

The action steps: If you are interested in going, please email me ASAP and let me know if you are interested in the unconference.

I will confirm your email and send the next steps.

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Call for Proposals: Kūkulu Kaiaulu – Hana Pono

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Kūkulu Kaiaulu – KS Edtech’s annual conference will be on June 9- June 10, 2015 at the Blaisdell. 

They are taking session proposals until March 20, 2015. Please go to their Survey Monkey to sign up. Acceptance notifications will be sent out by March 31 and a follow up for presenters will be sent out on April 3.

If there are teachers who are needing to fulfill their conference/workshop kuleana, this is an opportunity to do just that. For further questions, please email Mimi Wong (mmwong@ksbe.edu).

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Hawaii Summit Features Google for Education

hawaii summit   What: Hawaii Summit promises to be a high intensity 2-day event that focuses on deploying, integrating, and using Google Apps for Education. In addition, teachers can participate in one of four pre-summit workshops including the Google Educator workshop that helps teachers to be more confident in their use of the different Google features in the classroom.

When: March 19 (Thursday during spring break) for the pre-summit and March 20-21, Friday and Saturday of spring break for the regular conference.

Where: Iolani School, Honolulu.

There are 1:1 project funds budgeted for this event, so if you are interested in attending the Hawaii Summit, please email Cathy so she can work on the funding and arrangements. 

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Call for Participation: KS Edtech Conference 2014





For our April 17 K-12 Tech slam, “Digital Life,” if you are interested in presenting, please fill out a proposal form here. Submittal deadline is February 28, 2014.

If you went to a conference this year and are wanting to share something you brought back and used in your classroom, this is a safe, friendly venue to share out (part of our after conference kuleana).

Represent 🙂

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Save the Date: Kūkulu Kaiaulu Tech Conference

believeWhat: Just a reminder that if you signed up earlier (there are 16 people set to go) for this tech conference, the dates are here. If you are not sure if you are signed up to go, or you want to see if someone dropped out and there is an opening, please drop me an email: caikeda@ksbe.edu

Please notice that June 2 is the unconference, an unscripted, share and gather, informal event that is separate from the main conference. If you want to try and go to the unconference, let me know.




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Call for Proposals: Schools of the Future 2014



What: Present at the next Schools of the Future conference. The committee is accepting both breakout session and student presentations of their learning proposals. They will accept approximately 50 entries and if your session is chosen, the lead presenter gets 50% off of their registration.

The links to the two types of proposals are found here: http://www.sotfconf.org

Deadline for submissions is Feb. 28, 2014.


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Call for Proposals: AMLE2014



What: Present at the Association of Middle Level Educators by writing your proposal today. Present as a team, present individually, share a process, an idea, a current thinking here

First deadline is February 3, 2014.

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Hawaii Association of Middle Schools Conference – October 19


What: The Hawaii Association of Middle Schools is having their conference on October 19, 2013 in Honolulu. HAMS is the local affiliate of NMLE (national middle level educators).

If you would like more information and if you will already be on Oahu that weekend, let Cathy know.

I am including their latest newsletter that has information on the conference as well as articles on classroom management and preparing for a substitute tips.

HAMS-09.2013 Newsletter


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