Microsoft Hosts an EduTech Family Summit in Boston on January 26

Mark Drapeau (Washington, DC) —

I wanted to let Publicyte readers know that Microsoft’s YouthSpark program is hosting a series of EduTech Family Summits across the country in 2013. The next one will be in Boston, MA on Sat., January 26th, 2013.

Beginning at 7:30am at the UMASS-Boston campus (just off the red line on the T), educators, parents, and students can gather and learn about the latest technologies and trends related to inspiring and engaging youth learning.

Attendees will also hear from keynote speaker and champion boxer Victor Ortiz, who will speak about the theme of how to achieve in life.

You can see more details about the event below, and RSVP here.


EDUCATOR TRACK In our tailored Educator Track, you will explore the newest tools, trends and technology strategies to inspire and engage students
PARENT & STUDENT TRACK In our Parent & Student Track, get a sneak peak of college life while checking out the latest in technology and education programs that you can start using today to drive results in the classroom and at home!
LEADER TRACK The Leader Track which will explore skills that will equip students to lead successful and fulfilling lives. With the Windows in the Classroom seminar, you’ll explore tools and technologies that energize and engage students.


7:30am – 8:00am Registration
8:00am – 8:45am Keynote & welcome
9:00am – 11:45am Break-out sessions & EduTech Fair
12:00pm – 2:00pm EduTech Fair
LOCATION University of Massachusetts Boston
Campus Center
100 William T Morrissey Boulevard, Boston, MA 02125
(617) 287-6000 ‎
Parking is available in the South Lot.

The campus is accessible by Route 8 and Route 16.

Take the MBTA’s Red Line to the JFK/UMass subway station and then hop on one of the free shuttle buses. Buses run every 20 minutes and will drop you off right in front of the Campus Center.

Questions about this event? Email us: [email protected]

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