IT4K12 News


Exciting Speaker and Sponsor Line-Up for IT4K12

The program is filling up and the sponsors are still knocking on our door! This IT4K12 inaugural event promises to be a good one. Let’s take a sneak peek into some of our presentations and sponsors:

 monica Culturally Responsive Aboriginal Resources Presented by Monica Berra and Leona Prince, SD57

Learning Architects Stream


Get ready to explore the process of developing a collection of learning resources to support the blending of indigenous knowledge into our daily learning! Blending Indigenous knowledge into the curricula involves three processes: respecting the diversity of Indigenous knowledge protocols, preparations, and purposes; understanding the multi-levels of preparation and purpose in transmitting Indigenous knowledge; and developing constitutional and ethical responsibilities for those researching Indigenous knowledge. Join us!


 andrew staehling SCCM Configuration Items & Baselines: A Swiss Army Knife for the Enterprise Presented by Andrew Staehling, VSB

Technology Architects Stream


You may have implemented SCCM2012 and are enjoying the more popular features of this product. But did you know there is another element of SCCM that offers the ability to quickly check, report on, and remediate just about any kind of setting you can imagine on a workstation or server? This is the Configuration Items & Baselines feature, and it has the potential to empower IT departments in new and exciting ways. You won’t want to miss this!


 Kevin-Amboe BC Digital Classroom Collection – Students as Creators and MakersPresented by Kevin Amboe, ERAC

Learning Architects Stream


The BC Digital Classroom (BCDC) is a core collection of digital resources for the classroom, but are you using them? Most districts have licensed these resources and now it’s time to focus on using the BCDC as a safe, secure and reliable source for information and artifacts with students as creators and makers. Come and find out how truly fabulous these resources can be!


sponosr line up

Some new sponsors will be available to meet with you! Identify Automation, Texthelp, OverDrive and Math Help Services are just a few of the new ones, and we have a bunch of our tried and true regulars also! Make sure to connect with them at IT4K12 and register soon if you haven’t yet! You can find our entire list of Sponsors here as well as a list of the presentations in our Program.