COABE 2015: Gaining Perspective in the Mile High City
http://www.coabe.org/conference2015sessions.html


Digital Literacy for Adult Learners: Bits, Bytes and Beyond the Basics


Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 8:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.


The word “literacy” is applied in many different contexts, in this session the discussion will be centered on the definition within the new WIOA legislation and what it means for adult learners and teachers. How important are these skills in our current economic and educational environments? Resources and suggestions to build digital literacy will also be explored. Come join the conversation!


Presenters:
• PennyPearson, Coordinaotr, Outreach and Technical Assistance Network (OTAN)
• Blair Roy, Technology Projects Specialist, Outreach and Technical Assistance Network (OTAN)
• Joyce Hinkson, Director, Outreach and Technical Assistance Network (OTAN)
• Branka Marceta, Coordinator, Outreach and Technical Assistance Network (OTAN)





A Bird's Eye View of Mobile Devices


Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.


Want to explore ways of using a mobile device in the adult ed classroom? In this workshop, we will explore methods to communicate, collaborate, create, and share using mobile devices to engage students and enhance instruction through educational apps and Web sites. We will discuss classroom etiquette, demonstrate projects, and share a variety of activities for immediate feedback and assessment.

Presenters:
• Blair Roy, Technology Projects Specialist, Outreach and Technical Assistance Network (OTAN)
• Joyce Hinkson, Director, Outreach and Technical Assistance Network (OTAN)
• Branka Marceta, Coordinator, Outreach and Technical Assistance Network (OTAN)
• Penny Pearson, Coordinator, Outreach and Technical Assistance Network (OTAN)