Becoming a member of ATLE brings a number of benefits:
Access to the ATLE discussion platform
There are three principal discussion groups you have the option of joining once a member of ATLE – Leadership, Education, Technology. In addition, there are some special interest groups which have ongoing conversation. You are welcome to join any of these groups. Looking for peers to discuss a specific topic of interest? Start your own special interest group, either public or private. A public group allows any other member to join the conversation. A private group is limited to peers you have invited to join the conversation.
An exciting annual conference
Please mark your calendar now for Convergence 2020. It will be held October 14-16, 2020, at the Cambridge Hotel, Red Deer. A very dynamic speaker, will provide the opening keynote as well as a number of exciting breakout sessions are confirmed. Bookmark the conference website and check periodically for developing news.
ATLE members receive discounted registration fees for webinars and symposia throughout the year.
ProLearn financial and logistical support
Need assistance with a regional technology and learning event? Contact the ProLearn Committee for financial and logistical support – firstname.lastname@example.org.
A board which advocates on your behalf within the larger education community.
A board and association focused on providing member services and value. Have an idea you would like the board to consider? Contact Todd Kennedy, President (email@example.com) or Doug Dietz, Executive Director (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Partnership with TCEA
The board of ATLE is excited to announce a partnership with Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA). TCEA serves approximately 28,000 members, providing an array of learning opportunities. Some key features of the partnership:
- Members of ATLE will receive free membership in TCEA as part of the agreement. During the initial free period of time, members can explore free resources (webinars, podcasts, online resources) available via the TCEA. In May, members will have a window of time to renew their membership at no cost for a full year year.
- ATLE will receive three free registrations to the TCEA Conference and Exhibition. TCEA will receive two free registrations and an exhibition booth at Convergence.
- There will be some co-marketing messaging.
- ATLE will have access to an outstanding team of TCEA professional development staff as resources for Convergence and ProLearn programming.
Affiliate membership access - ISTE
ATLE is an affiliate of International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE). There is usually a window of opportunity late in the calendar year when members receive substantial discounts on ISTE membership.
As a member of ATLE, members also have some access to ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) and their PD offerings. Check out the ISTE link for more information.