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January 9, 2013 IL CTO Members Meeting

posted Dec 9, 2012, 9:31 AM by Jeff Hunt   [ updated Dec 12, 2012, 5:06 AM ]
Members Meeting January 9, 2013

Presenter:  Scott McLeod
Topic:  Technology Leadership and School Administration

Scott McLeod, J.D., Ph.D., currently is serving as the Director of Innovation for Prairie Lakes Area Education Agency 8 in Iowa. He is on leave from his position as an Associate Professor of Educational Leadership at the University of Kentucky. Dr. McLeod also is the Founding Director of the UCEA Center for the Advanced Study of Technology Leadership in Education (CASTLE), the nation's only academic center dedicated to the technology needs of school administrators, and was a co-creator of the wildly popular video series, Did You Know? (Shift Happens). He has received numerous national awards for his technology leadership work, including recognitions from the cable industry, Phi Delta Kappa, the National School Boards Association, and the Center for Digital Education. In Spring 2011 he was a Visiting Canterbury Fellow at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand. Dr. McLeod blogs regularly about technology leadership issues at Dangerously Irrelevant and Education Recoded and occasionally at The Huffington Post. He also just completed his first book, What School Leaders Need to Know About Digital Technologies and Social Media.

The meeting will be available online.

The meeting location is: 

Illinois State University Alumni Center
Carl Caston Boardroom
1101 North Main St
Normal, IL 61761

11 a.m.  Networking and Lunch
Noon -- Program
1 p.m. -- 2 p.m. Discussion

Remote Site:

Niles Township High School District 219
D219 Technology Center
7800 Gross Point Road 
Skokie, IL 60077  
Contact:  Guy Ballard

John A. Logan College
H133 --  Workforce Development Building
700 Logan College Drive
Carterville, IL 62918
Contact:  Steve Carrington