LACUE 2017 Updates

In this newsletter, we have a number of updates to share with you concerning out 2017 LACUE conference. Read on for more details, and of course, be sure to submit a presentation proposal and register to attend.

Schedule Change
Those of you who have attended LACUE in the past will notice that we've made some adjustments to our schedule for this year. Most notably, we have moved our keynote, business meeting, and award presentation to Wednesday afternoon.

Check out the schedule.

Pre-Conference Sessions
At present, we have three pre-conference workshops that we invite you to sign up for and attend. These sessions include:

AXI - Promethean's Escape Room
AXI -  Becoming an Effective, Efficient, & Engaging Teacher: Instructional Strategies that Utilize Technology to Encourage Deeper Learning

Blackboard -  Blackboard Day and BayouBUG Exploring Data Literacy and Student Motivation - Edcamp Style! - Pre-Conference Session: Give 21st century students the opportunity to learn computer science!

OnCourse - Creating Interactive Learning/Assessment in OnCourse

To learn about and register for one of these sessions, click here.

Conference Hotel Reservations
Hyatt New Orleans, LA 
$149 for single or double occupancy   
Click here  for online hotel reservations  OR Please call 888.421.1442 
Hotel reservation cutoff date for the special LACUE rates is October 13, 2017!

Keynote Speaker
This year, we are excited to be joined by Josh Stumpenhorst, who will be serving as our keynote speaker. Josh is an active blogger and author who  analyzes current practices in schools and suggests alternate and more effective strategies for all teachers.

Who is Josh Stumpenhorst?

Spotlight Speakers

Joining us from Montana, we will have Dean Phillips and Jeff Crews,  co-founders of  Beyond The Chalk.  Dean and Jeff bring with them a variety of experiences that they are eager to share with all of us.

Who are Dean and Jeff?

Region 5 Mini-LACUE Conference
Teaching aNd Technology19 Institute
Region 5 will be holding their institute at Sulphur High School from 8:00am-3:00pm on Saturday, October 28, 2017 This conference is geared to classroom teachers, school administrators, Title I program coordinators, library media specialists, and others with an interest in educational technology.

Highlights of the conference will be
  • Informative spotlight speakers
  • Hands-on technology workshops
  • Vendor exhibits
  • Door prizes
Conference cost:  $25.00  (Lunch is included)
Make checks payable to:  
Region V LACUE
TNT Conference
CPSB Technology Training Center
1724 Kirkman St.
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Region 2 Mini-LACUE Conference
Save the date now to attend the Region II Mini LACUE Conference. This year's conference will be held on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Port Allen High School from 8:00am to 2:00pm. Contact Stephanie Thompson with any questions. | 225-408-4413 |