Catch Up with Today's Technology Series

ipadA technology workshop for parents and grandparents

Having trouble remembering which password goes with which service? Want to know how to keep you and your kids' safe on social media when the programs they use are constantly changing? Looking for best sites to help your kids with homework or to review topics? This three session series will cover these topics and more as we explore some of the biggest topics in the personal technology world. This series will help you catch up and keep up with the things your kids and grandkids are learning.


Facilitator- Dr. Jeff Ertzberger, UNC Wilmington

  • Best Apps for your phone or tablet to make them more useful
  • Passwords - How to remember them
  • Learn how to create personal learning environments so we can keep learning at any age
  • Best sites for homework help, learning new topics, and more
  • Tips for using Apple and Google Products
  • How to be safe on social media sites and technology in general

While you learn others succeed! All registration fees are directly donated to the Cathy Barlow Intern Scholarship fund. Learn new stuff and help out a good cause!

Program Dates and Location:

Dates: Mondays - June 13, 20, 27

Time: 5:30pm to 8pm

All sessions will be recorded for anyone that misses a session.


Location: Education Building - UNC Wilmington Campus

Give to a Good Cause!

Registration for course is $100.
100% of registration is donated to the Cathy Barlow Intern Scholarship Fund. This scholarship fund is designed to benefit senior Education majors during their final semester when they are not able to work, and enables them to focus on being the best teacher they can as they complete their student teaching and graduate. Your registration is 100% tax deductible and helps a UNCW Education student reach their goal of becoming a teacher.

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More Workshop Information...

Learn and Share: Along with learning great new things, this camp prepares members to be active participants with grandchildren, children, or other young adults in creative problem solving and critical thinking.

About the Facilitator:
Dr. Ertzberger is a lifelong educator. He is currently the director of technology for the Watson College of Education at UNCW. During his career he has been a classroom teacher and worked for the N.C. Department of Instruction. Jeff's unique experiences and personality allow him to present sometimes complex technologies in ways that are understandable, and fun! In 2006 Jeff was awarded a Microsoft Innovative Teachers award. He has been a key note speaker and presenter at regional and international conferences. He has also been a member of many local and national technology organizations. He has led many successful workshops for the Osher Life Long Learning Center. Jeff has had a tremendous positive impact locally, nationally, and internationally. The resources he has created have been used across the globe to positively impact education.

For questions about the program contact:
Jeff Ertzberger | ertzbergerj@uncw.edu | 910-962-7670

Register Now! Don't miss out on your chance to learn all about the world of personal technology.