The first meeting was held at the University of Chicago in May of 2002. The original core of eight institutions included; The University of Chicago, Northwestern University, Moraine Valley Community College, Joliet Junior College, Purdue University Calumet, DePaul University, Northern Illinois University, and Northeastern Illinois University. That number has grown to over 80 participating institutions across the country and has gained international recognition.
The SLATE mission: To support learning and technology in education through communication, collaboration, and innovation while developing a community of practice
Next Meeting: June 19, 2013 Held at: Loyola University Chicago
New Employment Opportunities Posted
last updated: 06/13/2013
Introducing SLATE Badges
SLATE now has a badge to recognize the contributions of its members, including for recipients of the SLATE Star Award. Look for additional badges in the future, as well as integration with Mozilla's Open Badges Infrastructure. More at www.slategroup.org/badges
SLATE Article Published
Earn Continuing Education Credit
who attend both days of the SLATE Conference are eligible to earn
continuing education credit through Northern Illinois University in the
amount of 11 Contact Hours.
NIU Naperville Campus
A larger venue and the opportunity to offer more programs and sessions. Click here for additional information.