ASTE 2016 Leadership Summit

What if  IT is possible?

Saturday, February 20, 2016

 8:30 am-3:30 pm 

The Hotel Captain Cook in Anchorage, Alaska

Vitae 2015

Leadership Summit Agenda

8:30 – 3:30

Opening Keynote – Becoming a Digital Leader

Session 1 – Cultivating a Learning Organization

Session 2 – Flipping the Classroom

Roundtable Discussions


Session 3 – Rethinking Learning Spaces

Session 4 – Celebrating Failure and Encouraging Risk taking

Session 5 – Telling your story via social media

Wrap-up – Goal-setting and reflection

Leadership Summit is sponsored by

GCI School Access, APEX Learning, and Mimio

Summit facilitation and keynote by Carl Hooker

 Carl Hooker  facilitator for the day. Carl is the Director of Innovation & Digital Learning in the Eanes Independent School District.  As Director, he utilizes his background in both education and technology to bring a unique vision to the district and its programs.

Carl Hooker has been a part of a strong educational shift with technology integration since becoming an educator. His unique blend of educational background, technical expertise, and humor make him a successful driving force for this change. As Director of Innovation and Digital Learning at Eanes ISD, he has helped spearhead the launch the LEAP program (Learning & Engaging through Access and Personalization), which put one-to-one iPads in the hands of all K-12 students in his 8000-student district. He is also the founder of “iPadpalooza” – a three-day “learning festival” in celebration of the shift iPads have brought about in education and beyond. This year began the first of many future spin-off iPadpalooza events in various states across the country. He’s been named Tech & Learning Magazine’s 2014 Leader of the Year and is a member of the Apple Distinguished Educator class of 2013.

Follow him on twitter @mrhooker and his blog:







Leadership Summit Registration fee: $255 including ASTE membership

Optional Additional Conference days: $100 each


Questions: Contact Luke Meinert, ASTE President  [luke,]