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Media Alert: Intel to Showcase Ways to Transform K-12 Learning and Teaching at ISTE 2014

Note to Editors: Materials and multimedia available at Intel Education Solutions press kit.

WHAT:

Intel Education is more than technology – it’s flexible, holistic solutions that transform learning and teaching. Based on more than a decade of on-the-ground experience working with educators, Intel’s comprehensive approach addresses education needs at every level to promote student success. Join Intel at the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) 2014 Conference to find out what it really takes to transform learning in a classroom – from rich content solutions such as Kno, to active learning space concepts, to research-based guides on engaging students with technology. Below is an overview of Intel’s presence at the conference and planned press activities. For general information, visit www.intel.com/iste.

WHEN:

June 28 – July 1, 2014

WHERE:

Georgia World Congress Center

285 Andrew Young International Blvd. NW

Atlanta, Georgia

Intel Booth: #1806

WHO:

Intel’s John Galvin, vice president of the Sales and Marketing Group and general manager of Intel Education; Eileen Lento, director of Global Education Marketing and Advocacy, recently named one of the 10 most influential people in education technology by Tech & Learning magazine; and Paige Johnson, U.S. K-12 Education Strategist, will be available for comment and meetings at the event.

DETAILS:

Intel Booth

Ongoing

Booth #1806

Intel’s booth at ISTE will feature interactive learning kiosks featuring Kno, designing active learning spaces, visionary strategies on personalized learning and transforming education, and a mobile device bar with a range of Intel’s latest education products.

Attendees are encouraged to stop by the booth to pick up a free copy of “Transforming Education for the Next Generation, A Practical Guide for Learning and Teaching with Technology,” a new guide for school leaders that includes expertise from industry visionaries from around the world and practical step-by-step actions to help schools create systemic change and transform education.

Intel will also give away codes for free digital downloads of “Personalized Learning: A Guide for Engaging Students with Technology,” a book underwritten by Intel® Education and published by ISTE to help educators and administrators understand the concepts behind personalized learning and share with them strategies, policies, devices, services, techniques and resources to transform learning environments. Attendees can also buy a hardcover copy from ISTE.

Award-winning educators with real-world education technology experience will be hosting conversations in the booth, sharing their unique perspectives and discussing how technology has changed learning and teaching in their classrooms. One of these educators, Suzy Brooks, will be sharing her experience at ISTE via social media on Twitter and Pinterest.

Intel Education Overview

Sunday, June 29 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. ET

Intel Booth #1806

Invite Only

Join Intel’s John Galvin and Eileen Lento to learn more about Intel’s holistic approach to education technology – and for the announcement of Intel’s newest education reference design. See how our solutions transform learning and teaching through the right devices, relevant software and content, teacher professional development and free planning resources. With over a decade of experience in technology implementation with schools and governments globally, they can answer questions on key elements that drive systemic change for student success.

ISTE Authors Luncheon, sponsored by Intel® Education

Sunday, June 29 from 12 – 1:30 p.m. ET

ISTE Press Suite, B209

Invite Only

An opportunity to hear from the authors of the four new ISTE-published books launching at the 2014 conference. Dr. Peggy Grant, co-author of the Intel® Education-underwritten book “Personalized Learning: A Guide for Engaging Students with Technology,” will discuss how personalized learning with technology can be used to meet the needs of all learners—from gifted students to students with disabilities—and how it can help achieve school goals.

Hewlett-Packard Media Reception

Sunday, June 29 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. ET

Atlanta Marriott Marquis – Room A601

Invite Only

Join Paige Johnson, U.S K-12 education strategist at Intel, HP and Microsoft to hear firsthand from Baltimore County Public Schools for insights on its digital learning strategy, implementation and the benefits of 1:1 learning.

CONTACTS:

Gail Dundas, Intel

503-264-2154, gail.dundas@intel.com

Olivia Campbell, North of Nine Communications, for Intel

646-384-2095, olivia.campbell@nof9.com

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