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Information and Technology Educators of Minnesota Fall Conference

Date: October 02, 2014 12:00 PM

Registration: Register online.

Location: St. Cloud Kelly Inn and Civic Center
100 4th Ave. S., St. Cloud

Description: This three-day conference takes place Oct. 2-4. Highlights include a pre-conference, Naomi Harm, poster sessions, extended hours on Saturday and author Jonathan Friesen, plus celebrating MEMO's transition to ITEM (Information and Technology Educators of Minnesota).

 Learn more about the conference


An Evening with Xavier Tavera: Creativity Across Disciplines

Date: October 02, 2014 07:00 PM

Contact: Shandi DiCosimo, 651-772-4255,

Registration: Registration

Location: Minnesota Humanities Center, 987 Ivy Ave. E., St. Paul

Description: Spend an evening inspiring creativity with photographer Xavier Tavera. Through a hands-on and easy-to-replicate photography workshop, Tavera will engage, encourage and imbue confidence in participants. Tavera will also facilitate a discussion on the meaning of creativity and how creativity applies to life outside of art. Cameras and camera phones are not required to participate, although if you have one, please bring it to share.

Participants will receive a DVD copy of the episode 419 featuring Tavera and the corresponding educator guides.

For more details, email Shandi DiCosimo.


AFT Professional Development (formerly ER&D)

Date: October 04, 2014 07:45 AM

Contact: Alicia Loosbrock,, 800-862-1176, 507-831-5484

Location: Marshall High School
400 Tiger Drive, Marshall

Description: Renew In a Day workshop. For details or to register, email Alicia Loosbrock. All Education Minnesota members are welcome.


Core training, peer review

Date: October 11, 2014 09:00 AM

Contact: Coleen Nordwall,, 218-723-2501

Location: Courtyard by Marriott
1080 28th Ave. S., Moorhead


Learn more about core training, or contact Coleen Nordwall for more information.

Host: Western North