Penn Manor students and staff were prominently featured at the PA Educational Technology Conference (PETE&C) this past week. On Sunday, Shelby Foster conduced a pre-conference workshop on Moodle basics. Monday featured two poster sessions from Pequea staff: Kevin Bower and Carin Leisure. Kevin demoed the Tech-it-Out parent tech showcase initiative while Carin showed off her Tech Mates video conference project. A special thanks to Megan Augustine for her support with both of these Pequea initiatives. Finally, Charlie delivered a conference session on Penn Manor’s Internet safety initiatives and the Millersville University Cyber-partnership.
On Tuesday, more Pequea projects were featured as part of the PETE&C student showcase. Students from Lisa Koetteritz and Megan Urban’s 4th grade demonstrated their winning commercial for the Pay-It-Forward project. Additionally, Kevin showcased the 6th Grade TechTrek problem-based learning wequest project. Congratulations to the staff and students for being accepted to present these outstanding initiatives at the state-level!