Welcome to the Alaska Cross Content Conference program!  We will not have a print program available.  This program is a planner for you and does not guarantee you a seat in a session.

Please note that things will be changing daily.  Field trips are being finalized. Sessions are still coming in...so stay tuned and watch for changes - the beauty & the beast with technology.  

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Friday, September 29

10:45am AKDT

1:30pm AKDT

Math & CTE: Cross curricular integration
Math and CTE are synergistic. Through application in Career and Technical Education, math becomes more real, viable, and relevant to all students. Come hear how the two fields can complement each other and instructional duties may be shared.

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Deborah Riddle

Division Operations Manager, DEED

Friday September 29, 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm AKDT
Lathrop 103

2:45pm AKDT

Personal Tech Coach
FNSBSD is piloting a new tech coaching program to help support teachers to effectively use technology to teach, support personalized learning, and increase efficiency to reduce your work time and workload. Teachers will be given 1-to-1 support for meeting their personal tech goals with the option of receiving course credit  and/or a class set of iPad 2’s. This session will provide teachers an overview of the program & get started on the application.

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Christina Hum

Online Learning Specialist, FNSBSD
An educator, technology enthusiast, bicycle lover. And I might run a little bit.

Friday September 29, 2017 2:45pm - 3:15pm AKDT
Lathrop 221

3:15pm AKDT

Using Resources to help Personalize Learning
Fairbanks District Resources to Help meet Students where they are instructionally.

This session will provide an overview of district provided digital content, as well as highlight the following resources:

  • Google Classroom
  • Gooru
  • Edify
  • Discovery Ed
  • Khan Academy
  • Clever
  • Padlets

 All participants should bring their laptops. 


Cathleen Edwards

IT/LMS Curriculum Coordinator, Fairbanks North Star Borough SD

April Scott

Asst. Principal, BEJHHS
Education, Technology, Curriculum, Evaluation, Assessments, Student Engagement

Friday September 29, 2017 3:15pm - 4:30pm AKDT
Ryan 210

3:15pm AKDT

21st Century Career and Workforce Development
A presentation on current and future workforce development efforts in the state, followed by an interactive round table discussion on needs, trends  and strategies for preparing the next generation of Alaska's workers. The unique needs, challenges, and opportunities we face as a state will be the focus of this session.  As a group we will identify some actionable items and strategies for future collaboration.

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Scott Warren

Program Manager, Education, GCI
K-12 Teaching, Counseling, Leadership Post-Secondary Training Workforce Development Education Technology Distance Learning Interactive Video Learning Twitter @scotthwarren

Friday September 29, 2017 3:15pm - 4:30pm AKDT
Lathrop 201

3:30pm AKDT

Setup and Use Canvas in 1 Hour
Learn to use the basics of Canvas in 1 hour. This session will walk you through logging in, setting up a course, adding files and creating an assignment in 1 hour. This session is for new users to Canvas looking for how to use Canvas next week in their classrooms. This is a perfect tool for blended learning.

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Christina Hum

Online Learning Specialist, FNSBSD
An educator, technology enthusiast, bicycle lover. And I might run a little bit.

Friday September 29, 2017 3:30pm - 4:30pm AKDT
Lathrop 153
Saturday, September 30

9:45am AKDT

Flip Instruction & Create Student-Centered Classrooms
“Bueller? Bueller? Bueller?” Lecture alone is ineffective whether it is live or online. So, the challenge with the flipped classroom model is to engage students around the content in a dynamic way. Then class time can be used to create learning communities.

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Catlin Tucker

Catlin Tucker is a Google Certified Teacher, bestselling author, international trainer, and frequent Edtech speaker, who currently teaches in Sonoma County where she was named Teacher of the Year in 2010. Catlin’s first book Blended Learning in Grades 4-12 is a bestseller and... Read More →


Saturday September 30, 2017 9:45am - 11:15am AKDT
Lathrop Library