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January 8, 2015

Date: 01/08/2015 Description: 2015 JOSTI Logo - State Dept Image

June 22-26, 2015

Audience:
The Jefferson/Overseas Technology Institute (JOSTI)* is a five-day technology conference for American Overseas Schools who are interested in "hands-on" training for integrating technology across various grade levels and curriculums. This annual conference is held at the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, in Fairfax, Virginia.

Content :

  • The elementary technology integration strand will focus on "cutting edge" applications, with an emphasis on reading, writing and mathematics applications in the K-6 environment
  • The secondary strand will focus on integrating and using technology tools and software in a variety of curricular areas
  • There will be a special focus on designing and implementing virtual learning environments
  • Many sessions will be appropriate for both elementary and secondary participants
  • Sessions designed specifically for classroom teachers to support subject content
  • And much more!
  • Participants in the Real Teachers Only strand will have opportunities to cross over into sessions from the Real Techies Only strandb throughout the conference.

To apply: registration form
Due by: March 6, 2015

For information contact:
Dr. Bea Cameron, Office of Overseas Schools
E-mail: cameronbh2@state.gov

Tel: 202-261-8211
Fax: 202-261-8224

* The Jefferson Overseas Schools Technology Institute is an annual conference sponsored by the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science & Technology, Fairfax County Public Schools and the Office of Overseas Schools, Department of State.