From left: Susan Bearden, Kevin Honeycutt, Alice Keeler, Jeremy Shorr, Matthew Miller, David Malone and Brad Waid at Monday's session on the future of the CTO.

Jun 30 2015

ISTE 2015: 15 Inspirational Quotes from Educational Technology Leaders

Follow an active Twitter chat with seven education leaders who give advice on implementing technology in the classroom and predict the future of professional development.

There was no shortage of memorable quotes at a gathering of seven educational technology leaders at ISTE 2015 this year.

Throughout a Monday-afternoon session titled The Changing Role of the Chief Technology Officer: Supporting Blended Instruction, a concurrent Twitter chat was happening on a screen next to the panelists. Audience members were tweeting their favorite quotes as well as comments from panelists.

During the panel, seven experts, including IT directors, CTOs, curriculum specialists and educators, shared their knowledge, frustrations and experience in fighting for teachers' professional development. The advice came as gospel to many in the packed room of educators and administrators, who applauded in person and favorited the associated tweets online.

If you'd like to follow along the entire timeline of events, the Twitter activity can be tracked with the hashtag #ISTETC. Here is a brief highlight of just a few of the top-rated comments made during the panel:

Keep up with all of the news and information coming out of ISTE 2015 by following EdTech's coverage here.


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