Reposted from PBS Learning Media:
The 2015 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program is a yearlong, free professional development program designed to foster and grow a community of highly engaged, tech-savvy K-12 educators who are effectively using digital media and technology in classrooms to further student engagement and achievement. Applications accepted December 3, 2014 trough February 11, 2015.
PBS will select 100 applicants for the program: 70 Local PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators and 30 Lead PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators. Each group has its own set of benefits and responsibilities. All 100 Local and Lead 2015 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators will receive one year of free professional development and benefits including virtual trainings, access to premium and exclusive resources, a free PBS TeacherLine course, invitations to special events, membership into a robust professional learning community, and networking and engagement opportunities with peers and thought leaders.
The 30 Lead PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators will also receive a three day, all-expense paid trip to Philadelphia, PA to participate in the 2015 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Summit on June 26 and 27, 2015 and to attend the ISTE Conference on June 28, 2015. Attendees will hear from renowned speakers and pedagogical experts, learn strategies for delivering classroom-ready best practices in digital learning, and network with like-minded peers. Check out the tentative schedule for an in-depth look at the Summit.