Welcome to the schedule site for the OCCUE 2019 Tech Fest set to be held at our beautiful host site, Newport Harbor High School, Saturday, February 2, 2019!

We’re looking forward to an exciting event. Should you have any questions, or need any information, please visit our website at occue.org

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Professional Development [clear filter]
Saturday, February 2

11:00am PST

Curiouser and Curiouser!: Adventures in VR/AR for Education
Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality apps and tools are making the classroom experience more immersive and more interactive. This session will introduce educators to some of the available tools they can integrate into their lesson plans. The discussion will address options for different skill levels and various budget levels.

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Mark Wakita

MS Science/Computer Science Teacher, Red Hill Lutheran School
Mark Wakita is the Middle School Science and Computer Science teacher at Red Hill Lutheran School. His electrical engineering background brings a depth of science and practical application to his science lessons. The fact that he's a bit of a goofball however just makes instruction... Read More →

Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am PST
NHHS - Room 142 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am PST

Three Techniques for Teaching Social Justice
Are you looking for new ways to address tough issues in your classroom? Together we will explore three techniques--360° Video and Images, Podcasts/Audio Resources, and Online Polling Tools. Each of these techniques provide unique perspectives and sensory experiences that can help guide students to their own conclusions when discussion contemporary social justice issues.

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Judy Nguyen

Teaching & Learning Consultant, All Covered Education
Judy has been an educator for almost 20 years. She was a Director for Education Technology at Rosary Academy, CA. She is now an education consultant for All Covered Education. Currently, Judy has been partnering with teachers to effectively integrating 3D Building, VR and AR into... Read More →

Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am PST
NHHS - Room 144 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am PST

Weaving Technology Seamlessly Into Your Primary Classroom
No more Paper!! Or less of it anyway! How to incorporate SeeSaw and Green Screen as tools into your teaching toolbox. Students can demonstrate knowledge of a subject matter, and parents can see it as it's happening! These two easy apps will help your students use technology and easy communication with your parents. Come join me and learn how to use and create, with these two great apps.

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Erin Harkin

Teacher/Second Grade, Orange Unified School District
Erin has been teaching for 9 years. She is currently a Second Grade teacher In Orange Unified School District. Erin has been her school Tech Lead, and is currently her school STEAM Lead. She enjoys learning and sharing with other educators what she has learned.

Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am PST
NHHS - Room 145 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663