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Wednesday, October 20

2:00pm EDT

57 - School District Website Requirements and Considerations (Federal/State)
Limited Capacity seats available

School District websites have statewide and national outreach, and they are a resource for communicating with district communities. These websites include content that is required by state and federal regulation. If you are responsible for managing a district's website content, this session will provide you with an overview of information about state and federal requirements. Resources to consider for increased public awareness will also be included.

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Valarie Byrd

Senior Consultant, Senior Consultant-District Technology Services, SC Department of Education
Valarie has worked in SC State Government nearly 20-years. She currently works in the SC State Department of Education (SCDE), Chief Information Office (CIO) as a Senior District Consultant in Total Quality Management. Her current liaison duties include working directly with schools/districts... Read More →

Wednesday October 20, 2021 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Ballroom C Myrtle Beach Convention Center
Thursday, October 21

10:30am EDT

84 - Building a Software Approval Process to Meet The Instructional and Technical Needs Of Your District
Limited Capacity full
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Are you struggling with software evaluations and/or approval processes in your district? There are easy, efficient ways to handle these requests. Learn how the School District of Oconee County has streamlined this process while meeting the instructional and technical needs of the district. Participants will leave with a wealth of resources and ideas that can be implemented in their district immediately.

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Josh Shepard

Chief Technology Officer, School District of Oconee County
Josh Shepard is the Chief Technology Officer for the School District of Oconee County. Previously, Josh served as a teacher, instructional technology coordinator, and in countless community roles outside of the education field. After taking over as the Director, Josh and his team... Read More →

Thursday October 21, 2021 10:30am - 11:30am EDT
MR101 Myrtle Beach Convention Center

2:00pm EDT

151 - Expanding the Statewide Longitudinal Data System (SLDS) to include Early Childhood Data
Limited Capacity seats available

The South Carolina Department of Education (SCDE) was awarded an SLDS grant in 2019 to expand the current data warehouse infrastructure to include early childhood data from various partner agencies around the state. This will be accomplished by assigning SUNS numbers to children birth through 5. As a result, more children should be entering the public school space with SUNS numbers already assigned.


Dan Ralyea

Director, Office of Research and Data Analysis, South Carolina Department of Education
Dan Ralyea is the Director of the Office of Research and Data Analysis in the division of Data, Technology, and Agency Operations at the South Carolina Department of Education.

Thursday October 21, 2021 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
MR205 Myrtle Beach Convention Center