Refresh your body, mind, and soul on Thursday, July 20th 8:00 AM-12:30 - General membership workshop & fellowship 12:30-2:30 - ITEM Board Meeting/Planning Cost: $45 - includes breakfast, lunch, beverages, and Arboretum access for the day. (Book purchases available for additional charge.) Agenda 9:00 AM Introductions & announcements 9:15 AM-10:15 - Keynote speaker, Dave Eisenmann, Director of Instructional Technology & Media Services for Minnetonka Public Schools on the topic of Digital Balance, Top Tips for Tech Healthy Adults AND Kids 10:15 AM-10:45 - Learning tools exploration: Google Expeditions and Flipgrid 10:45-11:30 - Up Close and Personal with MN authors Tricia Speed Shaskan, Stephen Shaskan, and Abby Cooper 11:30 - 12:30 - Lunch & Lit - Author…
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