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Written by Selena | January 27, 2015

Explore the Full Playground Program for 2015!

The final Playground lineup and you do not want to miss this unique opportunity to interact with like-minded individuals while engaging with innovative displays partaking in stimulating discussions and unleashing your creativity through kinesthetic learning styles. Hosted by LEGO Education and SMART Technologies, the Playground is an interactive and stimulating facet of SXSWedu.

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Written by Julia | January 21, 2015
Tags: Press

Press & Media: Only a Few Weeks Left to Apply for Credentials!

SXSWedu 2015 is shaping up to be the biggest and best event yet as we get ready to celebrate our fifth anniversary.

For 2015 we’ve introduced longer and more in-depth learning experiences through the Summit program, focusing on a wide variety of topics with partner organizations. And we’ll be closing out SXSWedu 2015 with a bang as we look to imagine education through music, film and interactive technologies with a special single-stage speaker line-up in the debut Closing Program. Joining new elements for this year’s event is an exciting series of Keynotes, Featured Sessions, eduFILM screenings and more.

SXSWedu Schedule
Written by Jessi | January 14, 2015

The Online Schedule is Live!

The SXSWedu 2015 online schedule is now live! The online schedule is designed to help you navigate your way through all of the programming that the SXSWedu Conference & Festival has to offer.

Use the online schedule to browse through events and start preparing for March by building you personal schedule! Log in using your SXSW account or create a new one after you register to attend to get started planning.

Written by Jessi | January 13, 2015

Full Closing Program, Keynote, Featured Speakers, Summits Lineup and More Announced!

It's hard to believe that SXSWedu 2015 is only 8 short weeks away! With the event quickly approaching, SXSWedu is thrilled to announce an action-packed lineup of new speakers and programming additions for March 9-12 to include the closing program, keynote, featured speakers, summits, playground displays, eduFilm screenings, lounges and more! Read all of the news for March 9-12 now and register to attend before this Friday's discount deadline to save $100 off your registration badge.

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Written by Cristina | January 12, 2015
Tags: Attend

Save $100 Off Your SXSWedu Badge Before January 16th!

SXSWedu is ready to get you into its 2015 week of programming at a steal! Register for your badge before the January 16th deadline to save $100 off the walk-up price.

Do not miss this opportunity to save 20% on a week filled with hands-on learning experiences, interactive workshops, engaging sessions and much more offered exclusively to badge holders.

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Written by Patrick | January 5, 2015
Tags: Featured

Featured Find: Raised by Siri: A Digital Parenting Course

Featured sessions occur at the top of every daytime programming hour during SXSWedu. These thought-provoking presentations, broadly aligned with trending topics, feature high-profile speakers and leaders in learning. An exciting lineup of featured sessions has already been confirmed and announced for the 2015 Conference & Festival. Check out the full listing and stay tuned as we individually highlight these sessions leading up to March!