Educational Technology Council

Upcoming Conference(s)

There are no upcoming conferences currently scheduled.

Link to Educational Technology Council website.

Objectives

The objective of the Educational Technology Council (ETC) of the Alberta Teachers’ Association is to support teachers in using technology to enhance teaching and learning.

Activities

The ETC is committed to providing service, support, professional development and recognition for its members through teamwork, effective communication and an excellent annual conference. The ETC provides its membership with

  • service and support through professional development opportunities;
  • effective communication through an informative newsletter, listserv and dynamic website; and
  • an authoritative voice on behalf of the teaching profession through the advocacy of sound educational policies relating to information and communication technology infusion and emerging technologies.

In addition, the ETC offers two awards to experienced teachers:

  • The Innovative Computer Project Grant, which supports innovative projects involving technology in education
  • The Edna Dach Educator of the Year Award, which recognizes an outstanding teacher in the field of educational technology

Publications

The ETC publishes the Bits and Bytes e-newsletter.

Council Fees

 

Category Fee
Regular Membership $25
Student Membership $0
Life Membership $25
Subscriptions $30

Contact information for the executive members of the Educational Technology Council is provided to assist the ATA in conducting its professional and business affairs.


Educational Technology Council



Council Executive

President
Ryan Layton
Phone (bus): 780-998-3741 
Fax: 780-992-0400
ryan.layton@eips.ca
Secretary
Marion Rex
Phone (bus): 780-962-1585 
Fax: 780-962-1588
mrex@ecsrd.ca
 
Treasurer
Danielle Nelson
Phone (bus): 780-464-3477 
Fax: 780-417-8181
dsalyzyn@hotmail.com
Communications Co-Director
John Korassa
Phone (bus): 780-441-6000 
Fax: 780-425-8759
john.korassa@ecsd.net
 
Communications Co-Director
Trisha Roffey
Phone (bus): 780-441-6000 
Fax: 780-425-8759
trisha.roffey@ecsd.net
ATA Staff Advisor
Philip McRae
Phone (bus): 780-447-9469 OR 1-800-232-7208 
Fax: 780-455-6481
phil.mcrae@ata.ab.ca
 
PEC Liaison
Darrin Bauer
Phone (bus): 780-489-2571 
Fax: 780-455-6481
darrin.bauer@ata.ab.ca