UTC 2017 has ended
Welcome to the 2017 Upstate Technology Conference!

Signing up for a Sched Account or selecting classes DOES NOT guarantee your registration into the conference.  Classes will be filled on a first come, first served basis each day of the conference. 


8:30 - The New Wave of Assessing Students
8:30 - Create your PLN with Twitter
11:00 - Go Formative - A Cool Digital Assessment System for ALL LEVELS!
12:15 - How to Bring Technology in the Classroom Authentically
12:30 - Blending Up Learning with Blendspace
1:45 - Digital Storytelling with iPads
1:45 - Wizer: Using Blended Worksheets in a 1:1 Classroom
3:00 - Science and Social Studies Stations
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Josh Shepard

School District of Oconee County
Director of Technology
Josh Shepard has served as the Director of Technology for the School District of Oconee County since April 2012. Previously, Josh served as a teacher, Instructional Technology Coordinator, and in countless community roles outside of the education field.

After taking over as the Director, Josh and his team focused on rebuilding the department from the ground up. This task included major infrastructure overhauls, policy changes, and creating a streamlined approach to supporting the classroom. Utilizing creative funding, reorganization of district products, and a lot of creativity, Josh was able to implement a purposeful vision for integrating technology into the classroom.

My Speakers Sessions

Wednesday, July 12

1:45pm EDT