Your Bring IT, Together 2 Conference Committee continues to steam ahead with plans for the annual conference, November 5-7 2014, in Niagara Falls. Follow the hashtag #BIT14 on Twitter to be part of the conversation (and, please, jump in!) The conference website is located at: http://www.bringittogether.ca.
Today, I’m pleased to announce the third keynote speaker for the conference. In addition to Richard Byrne and George Couros, Ron Canuel, President and Chief Executive Office of the Canadian Education Association will address the group.
Ron Canuel has been President and CEO of the Canadian Education Association since 2010, and has over 36 years of experience in the public education sector. As the former Director General of the Eastern Townships School Board in Quebec, Ron was the principal architect of one of the first Canadian district-wide wireless laptop computer program for students and teachers, and has received numerous awards in recognition of this ongoing initiative. He has been a frequent presenter, panelist, and lecturer at national and international conferences on CEA’s What did you do in school today? and Teaching the Way We Aspire to Teach research and action initiatives, as well as on change management, innovation in education, leadership, and technology in the classroom.