Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Live Tonight in Elluminate - Sylvia Martinez from Generation YES

Join me tonight, October 12th, for a live and interactive FutureofEducation.com interview with Sylvia Martinez, President of Generation YES, who will discuss the myths of technology integration (like, "we need more PD"), how education reform needs to start from the classroom, that digital citizenship is more than safety and manners, and much more!

Date: Tuesday, October 12th, 2010
Time: 5pm Pacific / 8pm Eastern / 12am (next day) GMT (international times here)
Duration: 1 hour
Location: In Elluminate. Log in at http://tr.im/futureofed. The Elluminate room will be open up to 30 minutes before the event if you want to come in early. To make sure that your computer is configured for Elluminate, please visit http://www.elluminate.com/support. Recordings of the session will be posted within a day of the event at the event page.
Event and Recording Pagehttp://www.learncentral.org/event/106895

Sylvia Martinez is President of Generation YES, evangelizing student involvement in education reform through technology integration and service learning.

Prior to joining Generation YES, Sylvia oversaw product development, design and programming for consumer software, console games, and educational games at several software publishing companies.  Sylvia started her career designing high frequency receiver systems and navigation software for GPS satellites.

She holds a Master's in Educational Technology from Pepperdine, and a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from UCLA.