2016 TxDLA Conference

Tuesday, March 29th, 2016
1:30 PM - 2:20 PM: Breakout Sessions
Infinity and Beyond: Accessing Virtual Field Trips in the Cloud
Virtual field trips are becoming more and more popular. Due to budget cuts, many teachers lack the essentials, much less do they have the needed funds for field trips. We will demonstrate how you can use Cloud applications to access a vast array of no-cost virtual content on any device.
Track: Innovative and Best Practice
Room: Travis C (Floor 3)
Dr. Cindy Joffrion, StarLeaf, Director of Grant Services
Dr. Joffrion has worked in the field of Distance Learning for over 22 years. She draws on her diverse background in education to speak on topics such as instructional technology, education issues, grant writing, and technology project management techniques. In addition, her articles have been published in multiple journals, with subjects ranging from funding acquisition for schools, utilizing distance education instruction and funding school district technology initiatives. Recently, she has published a book on utilizing nontraditional fund raising techniques titled Funding 2.0 : Everything you need to know to find funding for technology projects.