ISTE Announces 2016 Research Paper Award Winner, Professional Learning Network Award Honorees
Education leaders will be honored at ISTE 2016 in Denver, June 26-29.
Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 06, 2016
Today, the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) announced the winner of the 2016 Journal of Digital Learning in Teacher Education's (JDLTE) Research Paper Award and the 2016 Professional Learning Network (PLN) awards honorees. These education leaders will be recognized at ISTE 2016, June 26-29, at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver.
The JDLTE Research Paper Award, honoring outstanding researchers for the potential of their manuscript to advance teacher education, goes to "Learning Trajectory for Transforming Teachers' Knowledge for Teaching Mathematics and Science with Digital Image and Video Technologies in an Online Learning Experience." The article is recognized for its numerous applications for preservice teacher educators, program coordinators, professional developers and researchers.
The paper was authored by Margaret Niess, professor emeritus of mathematics, Oregon State University, Corvallis, and Henry Gillow-Wiles, professor, Southern Oregon University, Ashland. In honor of this achievement, they will each receive a one-year subscription to JDLTE and complimentary registration to ISTE 2016, where they will present the research in a Listen and Learn Session Wednesday, June 29 from 8:30–9:30 a.m.
The 2016 PLN awards, honoring individuals who have shown dedication and achievement in the focus areas of each ISTE PLN, are:
- Administrators Network Award for Exemplary Leadership: Kenneth Willers, principal, School of the Madeleine, Berkeley, California
All PLN award honorees receive complimentary registration to ISTE 2016. To learn more about the ISTE PLNs, visit connect.iste.org.
Part idea incubator and part collaborative workspace, the ISTE Annual Conference & Expo is the epicenter for leading-edge thinking about the thoughtful and appropriate integration of technology in learning and teaching. It's where educators and education leaders share discoveries and develop solutions for their greatest challenges – all while connecting with a global network of education resources. Additional information about ISTE 2016 is available at http://www.isteconference.org.
The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) is the premier nonprofit organization serving educators and education leaders committed to empowering connected learners in a connected world. ISTE serves more than 100,000 education stakeholders throughout the world.
Innovative offerings include the ISTE Conference & Expo – the world's most comprehensive ed tech event – as well as the widely adopted I STE Standards for learning, teaching and leading in the digital age. The organization's robust suite of professional learning resources features online courses, consulting services for schools and districts, books, and peer-reviewed journals and publications. For more information, visit iste.org. Connect with ISTE via the online community, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
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