Announcements

UTC Parking Information

Please consider carpooling as there are a limited number of parking spots.  With the anticipated number of participants, we are expecting to use every spot.  Think “GREEN” and carpool!


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Trouble Accessing Your Sched App Account?

If you click the link to access your account from a Sched email (ex: reset your password) and get this:

sched issue 

check the URL in the web browser, change the “https://” to say “http://”, and press Enter.
Our firewall/network setting is adding an “s” when connected to the GCS network.
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Sched App Tutorials

If you are attending UTC or Summer Academy, try out the new Schedule App by clicking on the "Sessions" tab at the top, selecting which conference you will be attending, and create a FREE account to use the app.

Here are some tutorials to help you get started:

Official Video Tour from Sched.org

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Viewing Conference Schedules

To view UTC and Summer Academy schedules, it is best to use Chrome or Firefox.

If you would like to view the schedule in IE (updated version 11), you will need to turn off "Compatibility View" by:
1. Click "Tools" from the menu bar
2. Click "Compatibility View Settings"
3. In the "Websites you've added to Compatibility View" box, select "k12.sc.us"
4. Click "Remove"
5. Click "Close"

You will need to turn Compatibility View back on to view Lawson Employee Self-Service on the portal.

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Hotel Specials for Upstate Technology

Click here for Hotel Specials available for UTC participants.

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UTC Featured Speaker: Catlin Tucker

We are pleased to announce that Catlin Tucker will be joining us as our featured speaker for UTC 2015!

Catlin will be presenting two sessions each day in the auditorium.  There are plenty of seats and you won't want to miss it!

Click here for more information on Catlin Tucker.

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UTC 2015!

Join fellow educators for the tenth annual Upstate Technology Conference in Greenville, SC on Tuesday, July 7th and Wednesday, July 8th.  The conference features 250 expert and peer-led sessions that will inspire innovative teaching for classroom and school success.  The technology conference is free to all registered attendees.

Presenter proposals for UTC and Summer Academy will open in February 2015 followed by attendee registration in May.
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Summer Academy 2015!

Following the Upstate Technology Conference, educators from Greenville County Schools are invited to attend Summer Academy, held July 13-23, where they will be given the opportunity to enrich and extend their skills in a wide variety sessions. Based on the five academic priorities of Greenville County Schools, each session is designed for educators to gain new techniques, sharpen their skills, and learn from innovative practitioners. As with UTC, Summer Academy is at no cost to Greenville County School District employees.

Presenter proposals for UTC and Summer Academy will open in February 2015 followed by attendee registration in May.
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