June 14, 2012
FOND DU LAC, Wis. — Marian University, in cooperation with the Fond du Lac School District, CESA 5, CESA 6 and the School District of North Fond du Lac, will present appFest 1 from Tuesday, August 14 to Thursday, August 16 in the Stayer Center.
The event, set to occur annually, provides educators and technology enthusiasts of all levels with an opportunity to gain a comprehensive knowledge of instructional technology. Topics of discussion will include Google applications, the iOs operating system applications for Apple’s iPad and web-based tools and theories and implementation strategies for mobile devices.
In addition to seminars and skills-application sessions, participants will also see keynote speaker Will Richardson, a former educator who has worked with over 10,000 educators over the last 22 years to teach the merits of online learning networks.
The cost for the three-day event is $285, which includes conference fees, any necessary mobile device loans, breakfasts and lunches. Credits are also available through Marian at $125 each. For more information, visit www.appfest.org.