NDLA will now be doing business as the Nebraska Digital Learning Association, as a result of a unanimous vote of the attending membership at the NDLA General meeting on February 23, 2018, in an effort to broaden the membership base and keep up with new technologies, tools, learning styles and digital resources.
Registration for NDLA 2018 is now open! Use the links in the NDLA Conference menu above to find out more, or click here to register!
In October, Governor Pete Ricketts proclaimed November 6-10 as Nebraska Distance Learning Week (#NebDLW), which also coincides with National Distance Learning Week (#NDLW) coordinated by United States Distance Learning Association.
To celebrate #NebDLW, we highlighted Nebraska content providers by and sponsored a Virtual Field Trip Workshop on November 7 (check out the photographs on our Facebook page). We also featured some providers on social media sharing their distance learning opportunities.
Because of recent valuable conversations at iNACOL in Orlando, we have been asked to extend the session submission deadline for the NDLA conference to November 3. Submit here today!
NDLA is an affiliated chapter of the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA). The USDLA conference, “30 Years of Driving Excellence in Distance Education,” is being held April 30th–May 3, 2017 in Indianapolis, IN, at the Hilton Indianapolis. Registration is now open, and a special two-day rate is available for K–12 educators. See more information with a link to register here.
Over 1500 delegates from North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Nations, Latin America, the Caribbean, Africa, and the Arab States are gathering in Toronto, Canada, October 17-19, 2017 to expand boundaries and explore new frontiers of teaching, learning and skills development.
The World Conference on Online Learning: Teaching in The Digital Age – Re-Thinking Teaching & Learning, the 27th edition of the International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE) World Conference, is your opportunity to connect, engage, and exchange with international colleagues. See more information here.
Happy Holidays! Our gift to you is early-bird registration! Save $15 on the 2017 NDLA Conference (#NDLA17)—Digital Learning: Connect & Engage if you register by January 27. The event will be held at the Omaha Marriot on February 9-10, 2017, with a pre-conference workshop on February 8. NDLA 2017 features two keynote speakers, breakout sessions, roundtable discussions, sponsor booths, and a pre-conference workshop (limited seating available). See the NDLA Conference page for details, or click here for registration.
- January 13, 2017—Wayne Fisher Award Nominations Due. This is a benefit of NDLA full membership. Contact board member Linda Dickeson (email@example.com) with your questions.
- January 18, 2017—Last Day for Lodging Reservations. Click here for hotel information. Take advantage of this significant discount.