The Advisory Council provides a forum for the professional sharing of information related to the integration of educational technology and content in preK-16 instructional settings. Additionally, the Advisory Council members serve as communication liaisons between ideastream Education and their respective organizations and institutions.
All of the meetings are from 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at Idea Center. A light breakfast is provided and parking is free in the Playhouse Square Garage.
Agendas, meeting documents, and web links will be posted to this website for archival purposes.
2018-19 Meeting Dates and Professional Learning Topics
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 | Kick-Off, What’s New, and Preparing for Ed Camp!
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 | Ed Camp: A Time to Share/Discuss Instructional Technology—Strategies and Issues
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 | 2018 ideastream Education Technology + Learning Conference. (all-day/paid registration required/grad credit available)
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 | What’s “App”ening?—Reviewing and Sharing of Apps to Support Instruction
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 | Successful Ed Tech Problem Solving. Define the Issue and Jump the Hurdle: Revamping the Media Center
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 | Wrap Up Celebration: Innovative Educator and Betty Cope Awards
2018-19 Steering Committee
Jennifer Bengele, Huron City Schools
Dawn Carlin, Olmsted Falls City School
Stephanie DeMichele – Chair Emeritus, ESC of Cuyahoga County
Karen Gedeon, Cuyahoga Falls City School District
Jackie Hersh, Lawrence School
Angie Jameson, Chagrin Falls Exempted Village School District
Scott Kinkoph, Brecksville-Broadview Heights City
Connie Mangan, Cuyahoga Valley Career Center
Arlene Polderman-Aulisio, St. Adalbert Catholic School
Ann Radefeld, North Royalton City Schools
Amanda Sears, Amherst Exempted Village Schools
Richard Smith, Lake Catholic High School
Julie Ungier, Beachwood City Schools
Heather Wellendorf - Chair, Mayfield City School District
Sean Whelan, West Geauga Local Schools