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2022 LITE CONFERENCE

LIBRARY AND TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE



Session I (Required)
(Tuesday, October 25, 2022 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM)
Session ID: 338103
WELCOME, BREAKFAST, VENDORS
Seats Filled: 55 / 150
Fee: $600.00
Location:Region 08 ESC, 200 - 2 South
Session II (Required)
Session ID: 338109
HOW CAN VIDEO SUPPORT THE INSTRUCTIONAL PROCESS?
Date/Time: Tuesday, October 25, 2022 10:10 AM - 11:00 AM
Seats Filled: 11 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 209 - Morris Computer Lab

Important Breakout Information:
Students are learning from TikTok and YouTube, but how can we get them learning from the educational video resources available to them? This session will show educational video resources and engagement/assessment tools for all classrooms and students. Presenter: Bonnie Blan, Retired Educator
Session ID: 338142
RENAISSANCE ECOSYSTEM: MYON , STAR, AND FRECKLE
Date/Time: Tuesday, October 25, 2022 10:10 AM - 11:10 AM
Seats Filled: 6 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 125 - Fannin

Important Breakout Information:
Learn more about the Renaissance Ecosystem and the Renaissance products that support building stronger readers through assessment, instruction and practice. Presenter: Terra Smith
Session ID: 338146
TEXAS STATE LIBRARY AND SCHOOL LIBRARIES
Date/Time: Tuesday, October 25, 2022 10:10 AM - 11:00 AM
Seats Filled: 10 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 126 - Hopkins

Important Breakout Information:
What can your Texas State Library do for you? This session will take you through the different programs and resources available from the Texas State Library. Join us for a fun ride through the resources offered for all Texans! Presenter: Liz Philippi
Session ID: 338150
WHAT'S NEW WITH BOUND TO STAY BOUND BOOKS
Date/Time: Tuesday, October 25, 2022 10:10 AM - 11:00 AM
Seats Filled: 16 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 205 - Titus

Important Breakout Information:
Collection development getting you down? Come hear simple tips and tricks to finding the books you need for your library to engage your students that will ship quickly, fully processed! Whether it be finding manga for secondary, or everyone's favorite series, BTSB has you covered! Presenter: Jennifer LaBoon
Session ID: 338153
SUPPORTING LITERACY WITH DISCOVERY EDUCATION
Date/Time: Tuesday, October 25, 2022 10:10 AM - 11:00 AM
Seats Filled: 5 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 106 - Marion Computer Lab

Important Breakout Information:
With the goals of literacy being the ability to understand and to be understood, Discovery Education provides resources that support both comprehension and communication. Join the Discovery Education team to learn how to incorporate literacy resources and strategies to help your students build and strengthen these foundational reading, writing, and communication skills. Presenter: Kristy Vincent
Session ID: 338155
THE 100 BOOK CHALLENGE
Date/Time: Tuesday, October 25, 2022 10:10 AM - 11:00 AM
Seats Filled: 5 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 128 - Lamar

Important Breakout Information:
How can the culture of reading in a school and district be brought to life? How can a positive reading culture raise test scores? In this session, we will examine several case studies of schools in Texas that have done just this. We will analyze the routines, expectations, and habits necessary for ensuring all students are reading and writing on and above grade level. Presenter: Mary Beth Nicholson
Session III (Required)
(Tuesday, October 25, 2022 11:10 AM - 12:00 PM)
Session ID: 338157
HOW CAN VIDEO SUPPORT THE INSTRUCTIONAL PROCESS?
Seats Filled: 4 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 209 - Morris Computer Lab

Important Breakout Information:
Students are learning from TikTok and YouTube, but how can we get them learning from the educational video resources available to them? This session will show educational video resources and engagement/assessment tools for all classrooms and students. Presenter: Bonnie Blan, Retired Educator
Session ID: 338160
BEST NEW YA NOVELS
Seats Filled: 11 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 205 - Titus

Important Breakout Information:
Book talk over the best new Young Adult novels.
Session ID: 338162
RENAISSANCE ECOSYSTEM: MYON , STAR, AND FRECKLE
Seats Filled: 9 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 125 - Fannin

Important Breakout Information:
Learn more about the Renaissance Ecosystem and the Renaissance products that support building stronger readers through assessment, instruction and practice. Presenter: Terra Smith
Session ID: 338163
TEXAS STATE LIBRARY AND SCHOOL LIBRARIES
Seats Filled: 4 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 126 - Hopkins

Important Breakout Information:
What can your Texas State Library do for you? This session will take you through the different programs and resources available from the Texas State Library. Join us for a fun ride through the resources offered for all Texans! Presenter: Liz Philippi
Session ID: 338167
SUPPORTING LITERACY WITH DISCOVERY EDUCATION
Seats Filled: 6 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 106 - Marion Computer Lab

Important Breakout Information:
With the goals of literacy being the ability to understand and to be understood, Discovery Education provides resources that support both comprehension and communication. Join the Discovery Education team to learn how to incorporate literacy resources and strategies to help your students build and strengthen these foundational reading, writing, and communication skills. Presenter: Kristy Vincent
Session ID: 338170
100 BOOK CHALLENGE
Seats Filled: 12 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 128 - Lamar

Important Breakout Information:
How can the culture of reading in a school and district be brought to life? How can a positive reading culture raise test scores? In this session, we will examine several case studies of schools in Texas that have done just this. We will analyze the routines, expectations, and habits necessary for ensuring all students are reading and writing on and above grade level. Presenter: Mary Beth Nicholson
Session ID: 338172
SWANK K12-MOVIE LICENSE
Seats Filled: 7 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 201 - Red River

Important Breakout Information:
Movie Licensing and Educational Streaming Presenter: Seth Acock
Session IV (Required)
(Tuesday, October 25, 2022 1:10 PM - 2:00 PM)
Session ID: 338176
COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT USING PERMA-BOUND
Seats Filled: 17 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 205 - Titus

Important Breakout Information:
Collection development and analysis, series tracker, website tricks and features. Presenter: Patti Duke
Session ID: 338180
SWANK K12-MOVIE LICENSE
Seats Filled: 6 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 201 - Red River

Important Breakout Information:
Movie Licensing and Educational Streaming Presenter: Seth Acock
Session ID: 338183
TECH TOOLS
Seats Filled: 9 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 209 - Morris Computer Lab

Important Breakout Information:
Google (nothing in-depth) - Google Chrome, Google omnibox, Google images, Google Drive, Google extensions, Google drawings, Google Docs, Google Forms, miscellaneous Google stuff, and other cool stuff from the web. Presenters: Sandy Horne & Caren Rumsey, Atlanta ISD
Session ID: 338186
WAYS TO USE CANVA
Seats Filled: 16 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 106 - Marion Computer Lab

Important Breakout Information:
Ways to use Canva. Presenters: Kali Little & Lacy Mullins, DeKalb ISD
Session ID: 338414
Flip Features that Will Have Students Flip-ping for Learning
Seats Filled: 5 / 24
Location:Region 08 ESC, 128 - Lamar

Important Breakout Information:
Flip (formerly Flipgrid) allows for discussion across digital devices, but in a fun and engaging way that makes it ideal for use in the classroom or library. This session will provide various ideas and examples that will have even the most apprehensive students responding, connecting, and applying what they are reading and learning. Presenter: Janelle Safford &Alyssa Butler, Sulphur Springs ISD




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