REGISTRATION FOR THE 2020 SUMMER INSTITUTE OPENS MARCH 1

Participants tell us, "This program changed my life!"

80% of participants rate it the best professional development they have ever experienced in their careers, rating it

a 9 or 10 on a 10-point scale

Hello! We look forward to seeing you at the Summer Institute in Digital Literacy on Sunday, July 14 - Friday, July 19, 2019. Designing the Institute has been an exciting experience for us—full of innovative ideas, collaborative practices, and dynamic questions about digital literacies in the 21st century. We are eager to continue this ongoing venture as we work and learn with you during the week of the Institute.

General Schedule for the Week

Sunday, July 19, 2020

12:30-4:45 PM:  Opening Activities for Participants Taking for Graduate Credit

 5:00-7:00 PM: Kickoff and Team Formation
 

Monday, July 20, 2020

8:00-8:30 Breakfast (Optional Focus Groups)

8:30-9:00: Teaming Together. Mary Moen.

10:00 - 11 AM Create to Learn. Renee Hobbs

11 AM-12: Digging Deeper. Talking Back to Media. Kristin Hokanson.

12:00-1:00 Lunch

1:15-3:00 ~ Afternoon Workshops [Tips & Tools, Amazing Texts, Promising Practices, and Research Roundtables] Choose from among workshops that give you hands on opportunities to learn digital tools and technologies that you can use for your project.

3:00-3:15 - Exercise Break

3:15-4:45 ~ Design Studio: Participants work with others toward creating an innovative instructional plan that incorporates interdisciplinary content and digital literacies prompted by emerging technologies.

4:45-5:00 ~ Daily Wrap-Up 

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

8:00-8:30 Breakfast (Optional Focus Groups)

8:30-9:00: Personal Digital Inquiry. Julie Coiro

10:00 - 11 AM Question Formulation. Amanda Murphy.

11 AM-11:30: Compass Points. Kara Clayton

11:30 - 12 noon. App Smackdown. Kristin Hokanson

12:00-1:00 Lunch

1:15-3:00 ~ Afternoon Workshops 

3:00-3:15 - Exercise Break

3:15-4:45 ~ Design Studio: Participants work with others toward creating an innovative instructional plan that incorporates interdisciplinary content and digital literacies prompted by emerging technologies.

4:45-5:00 ~ Daily Wrap-Up 

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

8:00-8:30 Breakfast (Optional Focus Groups)

9:00 - 10 AM Keynote Speaker: Kristin Ziemke. Digital Adventures with Heart.

10:30 - 12  Workshops 

12 - 1 Lunch

1 - 3  Design Studio

3 - 3:15 ~ Daily Wrap-Up 

3:15 pm - 5 Your Choice Activities

7 - 9 pm Celebrate #digiURI Fellowship (location TBD)

Thursday, July 23, 2020

8:00-8:30 Breakfast (Optional Focus Groups)

8:30-9:00: Talk by Troy Hicks 

10:00 - 12 PM Design Studio

12:00-1:00 Lunch

1:15-2:00 ~ Visualizing Leadership. 

2 pm - 3 pm Leadership Panel

3:00-3:15 - Exercise Break

3:15-4:45 ~ Design Studio: Participants work with others toward creating an innovative instructional plan that incorporates interdisciplinary content and digital literacies prompted by emerging technologies.

4:45-5:00 ~ Daily Wrap-Up 

Friday, July 24, 2020

8:00-8:30 Breakfast (Optional Focus Groups)

8:30-10:00: Design Studio

10:15 - 12 PM Design Studio Showcase!

12:00-1:00 Lunch and Goodbyes. Finish at 1 PM 

1 pm - 3 pm Special session for Grad Students. Grad students finish at 3 PM