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U.S. Educational Technology Director Richard Culatta to Address Orlando Conference

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Event Date 1: November 04, 2013 09:00 am - 04:00 pm

Richard Culatta, director of the U.S. Education Department's Office of Educational Technology, will address Elliott Masie's Learning 2013 conference Monday in Orlando, Fla. Culatta will speak to a general session at 9:15 a.m. focusing on "Big Learning Data and Learning Innovations." Later, he will deliver remarks to smaller conference sessions: at 11:15 a.m. on "Grit & Resilience" and at 3:15 p.m. on the state of learning technology.

In his comments, Culatta will discuss how emerging technologies, such as massive open online courses (MOOCs) and Open Badges, are forcing a rethinking of traditional learning experiences. He will also discuss President Obama's ConnectED initiative and how an entirely connected K-12 system in the U.S. will shift workplace learning in the near future.

Event 1
Who : Richard Culatta, director, Office of Educational Technology, U.S. Department of Education
What : Address to Elliott Masie's Learning 2013 conference
When :

Monday, Nov. 4, 2013
9 a.m. General session.
11:15 a.m. Breakout session.
3:15 p.m. Breakout session

Where :

Disney's Coronado Springs Convention Center
1000 W. Buena Vista Dr., Lake Buena Vista, Fla.