The following was originally published October 20, 2008 at

How would you like to win an all-expense paid trip to an incredible educational technology conference?
Well — in this case you are a WINNER!!!

The K-12 Online Conference 2008 officially starts today. It is two-week conference that hosts four sessions per day. It features remarkable presenters with a wide variety of stimulating topics. And the best part… It is totally FREE!
You can access the sessions according to your own time schedule. Presentations will remain available for at least a year, so if you don’t have time now in the midst of Progress Reports , you can watch them later this year.

K-12 Online Conference 2008
Conference Website:
Full Conference Schedule:

I’ve highlighted a few of the sessions being featured throughout the conference below: (All sessions can be accessed after the date/time listed for your viewing & learning pleasure.)

Never Too Young
Presenter: Sharon Betts
Date/Time: Wednesday, October 22 @ 8:00 AM EST (12:00 PM GMT)

We Like Our Blogging Buddies: The Write Stuff with Blogging Mentors
Presenters: Kathy Cassidy and Patrick Lewis
Date/Time: Thursday, October 23 @ 8:00 AM EST (12:00 PM GMT)

Web 2.0 Tools to Amplify Elementary Students’ Creativity and Initiative
Presenter: Jackie Gerstein
Date/Time: Friday, October 24 @ 8:00 AM EST (12:00 PM GMT)

Games in Education
Presenter: Sylvia Martinez
Date/Time: Monday, October 27 @ 8:00 AM EST (12:00 PM GMT)

ushing the Limits: Web 2.0 and 21st Century Learning
Presenter: Aimee Stoffel
Date/Time: Wednesday, October 29 @ 8:00 AM EST (12:00 PM GMT)

Connecting Classrooms Across Continents: Planning and Implementing Globally Collaborative ProjectsPresenters: Kim Cofino and Jen Wagner
Date/Time: Wednesday, October 29 @ 8:00 AM EST (12:00 PM GMT)

Parental Engagement in the 21st Century - Leveraging web 2.0 tools to engage parents in non-traditional ways
Presenters: Lorna Costantini and Matt Montagne
Date/Time: Friday, October 31 @ 8:00 AM EST (12:00 PM GMT)

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