News Release

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5/6/2016
For Immediate Release
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BVSD Staff: Kelly Sain, BVSD Director of Educational Technology  


Media: BVSD Communications Director Briggs Gamblin
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Innovate@BVSD workshop to address innovative learning

BVSD Ed Tech & Innovation Teams proudly present An Innovative Professional Learning & 21st Century Expo, June 8 & 9 at Monarch High School in Louisville

​BOULDER -- The Boulder Valley School District (BVSD) Educational Technology Team in collaboration with the BVSD Innovation Team is announcing a "Innovate@BVSD: An Innovative Professional Learning and 21st Century Expo." This two-day event and exposition will take place at Monarch High High School in Louisville on Wednesday, June 8, from 7:30 a.m.- 5 p.m. and Thursday, June 9 from 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. The expo will include keynote speakers, workshop sessions, a furniture expo with hands-on exploration of innovative learning environments, as well as time to collaborate and reflect on these experiences. Online registration is required at https://sites.google.com/a/bvsd.org/pdspecialevents/innovate-bvsd at no charge to BVSD educators and $25 for one day or $40 for both days for those attending outside of BVSD. Finally, individuals only interested in attending the furniture expo do not need to register and may attend the furniture expo for free.

The workshop sessions will feature ideas that connect and support the realization of the BVSD strategic plan, known as the Success Effect (BVSD Success Effect), through providing opportunities to explore learning, developing talent and building partnerships in a variety of ways including:

  • Creation of student products using digital tools!
  • Resources for creating a blended environment in your classroom!.
  • Empowering students to publish for authentic audiences!
  • Innovative learning spaces, designs and furniture


What: Innovate@BVSD: An Innovation Professional Learning & 21st Century Expo
Where: Monarch High School, 329 Campus Dr., Louisville, CO
When: Wednesday, June 8, from 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. & Thursday, June 9, from 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

This event is free for all BVSD employees, and is available for a *small fee for educators and community members from around the area! Information and registration details can be found at the website: tinyurl.com/innovatebvsd (*Note: The Furniture Expo is free of charge for all attendees)


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