POSTED: Friday, November 8, 2013 - 5:21pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 9:41am
Kilgore, Texas (KETK) — More and more educators are learning how important it is to use technology in the classroom and Region 7 teachers are adapting.
The Region 7 Educational Technology Department in Kilgore hosted its first "Extreme Makeover Technology Conference."
More than 120 teachers from Region 7 schools attended the one-day event.
35 different sessions focused on using iPads in the classroom, Google applications, digital portfolios and much more.
The goal is to give teachers tools on how to integrate technology and teaching together in the classroom.