Who Attends?

Teachers: Grades 6–12

Teaching middle and high school students means keeping them engaged and motivated. Embracing education from every angle means delivering you the resources and tools needed to energize your students. 

Get practical ways to create a fully engaged classroom, foster curiosity, and shape smart, responsible adults. At the 2021 TCEA Convention, you’ll find solutions designed to help you captivate your students while creating an environment that nurtures their intellectual and social development.


  • From hands-on workshops diving into the world of 3D printing to interactive presentations exploring best practices for today’s top tools like Kahoot and SeeSaw, you’ll find just what you need to hone your skills and develop new competencies.
  • Immersive workshops go beyond just learning a new tool. Discover how to incorporate it into your lesson plans to engage students and create better outcomes.
  • Multiple learning formats (presentations, hands-on workshops, poster sessions, vendor-led presentations, and interactive learning areas) allow you to customize your learning experience. And, your registration is all-inclusive, so there’s no added fees for immersive learning experiences.
  • Opportunities abound to strengthen your PLN through facilitated discussion groups and other networking opportunities with like-minded teachers.


Kasey Bell is a former middle school teacher turned award-winning digital learning coach at Shake Up Learning. She is also an international speaker, author of Blended Learning with Google, Google A to Z, and Shake Up Learning, blogger at ShakeUpLearning.com, host of “The Shake Up Learning Show Podcast,” and co-host of “The Google Teacher Podcast.”

Check Out Kasey >>@ShakeUpLearning | shakeuplearning.com

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Dr. Desiree Alexander is an award-winning, multi-degreed educator who has been in the educational field since 2002. She is the Founder and CEO of Educator Alexander Consulting, LLC and the Regional Director of North Louisiana for the Associated Professional Educators of Louisiana. She consults with members of several schools/businesses and presents at conferences globally. 

Check Out Dr. Desiree >> @educatoralex | educatoralexander.com

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Dr. Sawsan Jaber is currently a high school English teacher at East Leyden High School in Illinois. She is the founder of Education Unfiltered Consulting and one of the founders of the Arab American Education Network. Dr. Jaber is a Board Director of Our Voice Alliance charged with amplifying the voices of teachers of color to create more equity for students of color.

Check Out Dr. Sawsan >> @SJEducate | website

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Ken (he/him/his) currently holds an M.A. in Education with a specialization in Educational Technology as well as New Media Design and Production. He has worked as an educator for over 20 years, and spent most of his classroom experience teaching technology at the Middle School level. 

Friday, February 5, 2021
10:30 a.m. Central 
Brought to you by TCEA

Check Out Ken >> @k_shelton | kennethshelton.net

With content delivered in a wide variety of formats, the convention is specifically tailored to accommodate all learning styles and appeal to educators at all levels. And, every registration includes a complimentary one-year TCEA membership so you can continue your learning and networking all year long.

Be a part of this
can’t-miss event.

The 2021 TCEA Convention & Exposition makes it easy to contribute your vision and learn from others. We offer multiple registration options to help campus and district administrators, teachers, librarians, and educators of all kinds be a part of five content-filled days. Reserve your place among them.

“The many opportunities for teachers to use innovative methods of teaching in the classroom was simply amazing.”

-Barbara C.