Online. On your time.
FREE, fascinating sessions.

The Ditch That Textbook Digital Summit is a nine-day, FREE virtual event. It brings together some of the brightest minds in education to discuss technology, pedagogy and more.

You’ll get one new inspiring, practical presentation each day. Take your own notes, or download a one-page “key takeaways sheet” from each video. Plus, you can get a certificate for professional development credits for each video you watch.


Are you in? Sign up for your FREE ticket to the digital summit below!

The Summit begins in ...

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“The Ditch Summit was hands down the best PD for me last year. The great interview skills by Matt Miller combined with the top notch guests made it awesome.”

Laura Steinbrink

Teacher and Tech Coach / Missouri 

Win a FREE Chromebook!

What could you do with a new Acer Chromebook 15? We'll give away TWO for FREE during the Digital Summit!

To enter in the drawing, be sure to watch the Chromebook Crash Course video. You'll be given a secret word, which you'll enter in an entry form to enter for a Chromebook.

Thanks to our giveaway sponsor, Acer, for providing this Acer Chromebook 15!

Meet the presenters

Click on their names/photos to go to their pages and view their videos.

SARAH THOMAS

Educator/Regional Tech Coordinator

Washington D.C.

Twitter: @sarahdateechur

KIM STROBEL

Educational Consultant, Happiness Coach

Tell City, IN

Twitter: @strobeled

MICHAEL MATERA

Teacher, Game-Based Learning Sherpa

Milwaukee, WI

Twitter: @mrmatera

DON WETTRICK

Teacher, Podcast Host, CEO: StartEdUp

Noblesville, IN

Twitter: @donwettrick

ERIC CURTS

Tech Integrationist, Google Certified Trainer

Uniontown, OH

Twitter: @ericcurts

TANYA AVRITH & HOLLY CLARK

Authors, The Google-Infused Classroom

Boca Raton, FL / San Diego, CA

Twitter: @tanyaavrith / @hollyclarkedu

DR. POOJA AGARWAL

Cognitive Scientist, Former K12 Teacher

Boston, MA

Twitter: @poojaagarwal

Jon Corippo

Interim Executive Director for CUE

Walnut Creek, CA

Twitter: @jcorippo

MATT MILLER

Author, Speaker, Blogger, Educator

Tangier, IN

Twitter: @jmattmiller

Check out last year's sessions

Last year's Ditch That Textbook Digital Summit was a hit! It racked up tens of thousands of video views and thousands of registrations from all over the world.

See what all the buzz is about: Check out last year's presentations now ... plus, get a FREE professional development credit certificate for each video you watch!

What to expect

Just like a teacher conference.
Wherever and whenever you want.
(Pajamas and couch optional.)

The Ditch That Textbook Digital Summit offers you nine great speakers -- one new video interview released per day -- from Dec. 15-23. 


The videos will be available until Dec. 31. Like any other conference, when it's over, it's over and the videos will disappear.

1

Get your ticket.


Sign up above. Your ticket will get you emails the morning of every new speaker with a link to go watch.

2

Watch the videos.


Speaker videos last anywhere from 30 minutes to an hour. They're practical and inspirational, from hand-picked education leaders.

3

Download the notes.


Each video is accompanied by a PDF notes page summarizing the message. Download the notes, share, and keep them as long as you want.

4

Get PD credits.


When you've completed a presentation, generate a certificate of completion you can submit to your school/district for credit.

Jenn Giffen

York Region, Ontario

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The Ditch Summit helped me connect with other like-minded educators on my own time. The sessions inspired me to make changes in my practice that have improved how I reach and empower my students. Maybe it is time to ditch that traditional conference?!?!

Karly Moura

Concord, CA

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Ditch Summit provides you with powerful professional development while building your personal learning network. Last year I learned a TON and connected with incredible educators all over the globe!

What's the digital summit like?
Relive the 2017 summit in sketches!
Click here to view!

Don't miss it ... Claim your FREE ticket.

Start the new year inspired and full of great ideas. Take the first step now and get your ticket!

ABOUT DITCH SUMMIT

A free, online virtual conference for educators by educators. Hosted by Ditch That Textbook.

THE DEETS ...

New speakers every day from Dec. 15-23.

Videos available until Dec. 31. Don't miss the ball, Cinderella ...

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