Events

MACUL creates and promotes events that assist educators in the pedagogy and use of educational technology.

GoogleFEST
GoogleFEST logoSeptember 17 & 18, 2018

Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
Grand Rapids, MI

GoogleFEST in Grand Rapids, MI is a two-day professional and personalized learning conference for educators.

• The keynote speaker is Eric Curts!

• The workshops and conference schedule has been posted!

• Online registration is now closed.

On-site registration and check-in is from 7:30 – 9:00am. Valid payment forms on-site are by credit card, check or copy of valid purchase order. 

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ISTE No Fear Coding Lab 
October 6-8, 2018

Wayne State University Campus
Detroit, MI

No Fear Coding LabBuild and accelerate your CS skills and knowledge at the first-ever ISTE No Fear Coding Lab. Participants at this intimate and one-of-a-kind learning experience will learn how to integrate CS and computational thinking across curriculum and walk away with resources and best practices from the field all while building a strong and supportive network of like-minded peers.

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2019 MACUL Conference logo2019 MACUL Conference
March 20 – 22, 2019

Cobo Center Detroit, MI

The MACUL conference gives attendees an opportunity to explore new tools, discover the latest trends, gain valuable resources and network with like-minded educators.

• Keynote Speakers: Stephen Ritz and Gerry Brooks

• Registration and hotel reservations are now open!

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FUTURE Conference dates:
2020: March 11-13, Grand Rapids, MI
2021: March 17-19, Detroit, MI
2022: March 9-11, Grand Rapids, MI
2023: March 15-17, Detroit, MI

STS at the Capitol
December 5, 2018

STS at the Capitol logo December 6 in Lansing, MI• The 18th Annual Student Technology Showcase (STS) at the Capitol is a day-long event held in the Michigan State Capitol Building to allow lawmakers, business leaders and other citizens to see first-hand how technology is used in classrooms across Michigan.

• K-12 student teams representing their schools from around the state will demonstrate best practices of how technology can enhance teaching and learning for the success of Michigan students.

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Past Events

ISTE 2018 Conference & Expo
June 24 – 27, 2018

The ISTE 2018 Conference & Expo is June 24-27 in Chicago, Illinois. Experience the world’s largest ed tech learning conference. Register at http://conference.iste.org.

2018 Midwest States Reception
June 24, 2018

Join members from ICE-IN, (Indiana), ITEC (Iowa), MACUL (Michigan), METC (Missouri), NETA (Nebraska), and WEMTA (Wisconsin) for a reception at South Branch Tavern and Grille in Chicago, IL to enjoy great food and beverages as well as an opportunity to expand your professional learning network.

Sponsored by BenQ, LocknCharge and Technology Resource Advisors.

UP MACUL Conference
May 4, 2018UP MACUL 2018

Kingsford High School – Breitung Township Schools
431 Hamilton Avenue
Kingsford, MI 49802

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2018 MACUL Conference

March 7 – 9, 2018

2018 MACUL Conference logo March 7-9 in Grand Rapids, MI

• This is the 42nd annual conference taking place on March 7-9 at the DeVos Place in Grand Rapids, MI.

• The early bird pricing deadline is Wednesday, February 21. Take advantage of the discounted rates – you’ll pay $50 more after the deadline.

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• Keynote Speakers are Bonnie St. John, Jack Andraka and Joe Sanfelippo.

Featured Speakers: Robert Corbin, Eric Curts, Margo Day, Leslie Fisher, Jennifer Gonzalez, Rushton Hurley, A.J. Juliani, Liz Kolb, Tom Murray & Eric Sheninger!

IMPORTANT: Grand Connection is the only hotel room reservation system authorized to provide service.

If you are contacted by a ‘Expo Housing Services’ or a similar company for room bookings please inform us at macul@macul.org.

STS at the Conference
March 8, 2018

K-12 student teams representing their schools from around the state will demonstrate best practices of how technology can enhance teaching and learning for the success of Michigan students on March 8 in Grand Rapids at the 2018 MACUL conference.

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