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Join LTC Communities to access professional learning communities dedicated to education and technology in Illinois.

Our Communities:

  • LTC Commons
  • Digital Leadership
  • Instructional Technology
  • EdTech Coaching
  • Technology & Infrastructure
  • Connectivity, Funding, and Digital Equity
  • Computer Science and STEM
  • Library & Media
  • Apple
  • Google
  • Microsoft
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  • Artificial intelligence (AI) is here to stay. To keep our classrooms relevant to today's learners, we need find ways to harness its power to create robust, personalized learning experiences. The post ChatGPT in the Classroom: 5 Strategies for K-12 Educators appeared first on Learning Technology Center .
  • Ready to press “start” on your school’s esports program? Here are 5 steps you can take toward launching an engaging and stable esports club or team at your school: The post Esports in Education: 5 Steps to Start a Club or Team appeared first on Learning Technology Center .
  • You don't have to go at it alone! Make this the year you grow your professional learning network using these 5 tips! The post 5 Tips for Growing your PLN This Year appeared first on Learning Technology Center .

Upcoming Events

  • Technology and social media have changed the way today's students socialize. Join us as we discuss a variety of social skills that prompt healthy interpersonal interactions, as well as strategies for translating those skills to a digital environment. The post Fostering Healthy and Positive Online Socialization appeared first on Learning Technology Center .
  • Join us for an open discussion on current educational technology topics and trends. This networking meeting is open to all educational technology positions including technology directors, instructional technology coaches, teachers, and any other positions interested in discussing the current state of technology in our schools. While a short presentation may lead off our time together, the majority of the meeting will be open for participants to share their experiences and challenges with the group. The post ROE 13 Educational Technology Roundtable appeared first on Learning Technology Center .
  • This week on Be Connected: join FAA licensed drone pilot Ben Sondgeroth to learn about educational drones and learn about how IT teams can support the rollout of drones in the classroom. The post Be Connected: Drones appeared first on Learning Technology Center .