YISD educators learn tech savvy ways to teach
EL PASO — Teachers get lessons of their own Saturday at Hanks high school.
Its all part of YISD's 13th Annual Technology Conference. 750 educators learned about new technological strategies that can be used in the classroom including social media, mobile devices, and Ebooks so they can better communicate with their students.
"We are getting to collaborate, communicate and create with 21st century tools, mobile devices. they're learning how best to engage kids with all the devices that kids are bringing to school today and that we have available," said Micha Villarreal, Director of Instructional Technology at YISD.
This year's theme is Tech Fusion: Blending Content and Technology.