March 21, 2024


March 23, 2024

Spring CUE 2024

CUE transforms teaching by connecting educators with ideas, resources, and each other.

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Reconnect, Reignite, Rejoice!

We are so excited to attend Spring CUE 2024, a national education association serving thousands of education professionals.

All over the country teachers are discovering computers as a possible aid in their instruction and CUE's mission is to transform teaching by connecting educators with ideas, resources, and each other to use technology to prepare all students to succeed in a rapidly changing world. This conference is designed to bring educators together for innovative learning, crucial updates from speakers across the field, and an unparalleled networking opportunities!

Every school and district has heroes in every classroom, department, and office building. Because of this, the 2024 Spring CUE conference has selected many sessions to fit the needs of every educator, district leader, and support staff. Sessions will be further differentiated based on grade level, skill level, curricular area, and pedagogical support, with a keynote performance and presentations from top educators, and over 300 interactive workshops. We are proud to welcome educators from various career paths.

Spring Cue 2024 partners include companies such as Amplify, CDW Education, EPSON, ViewSonic, Aeries, EdPuzzle, Pear Deck Learning, TextHelp, and more. The Spring Cue Exhibit Hall features vendors from STEMfinity, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, T-Mobile For Education,, ClassDojo, Mastery Coding, BrainPOP, Creative Learning Systems, Disney Imagination Campus, and more.

Join the conference to be part of a dynamic community of innovative leaders committed to improving education for all students.

Thursday General Session
Keynote: School Yard Rap - Live Performance!
Brandon "Griot B" Brown
Founder & CEO, School Yard Rap

Friday General Session
Keynote: Teach Differently: Unleashing the Force of Innovation and Technology to Bridge Educational Boundaries
Ann Kozma
Educator Innovation Lead, Microsoft Flip

Join our session: Turning Gamers Into Makers: Academic Esports as a Gateway to STEM Skills
2:50 PM-3:40 PM
Alan Sitomer
Founder & CEO, Mastery Coding

Saturday General Session
Keynote: CUE Booms
Valerie Sun
Principal, Duff Language Magnet Academy
Victoria Salas Salcedo
English Teacher, Rancho Milpitas Middle School

Join our session: Esports in STEM! The Landscape of Academic Esports
11:10 AM-12:00 PM
Dr. Katrina Adkins
Vice President, United States Academic Esports League


Palm Springs Convention Center
227 North Avenida Caballeros
Palm Springs, CA 92262

Team Members Attending

Alan Sitomer

CEO and Founder of Mastery Coding

Peter Polygalov

Marketing Director

Jobana Westbay

UX Designer

Dr. Katrina Adkins

USAEL VP of Academic Esports


Alan Sitomer

CEO and Founder of Mastery Coding

Alan is Mastery Coding's CEO and a California Teacher of the year award winner who has written 22 books. He left the classroom and started this company because he sees the opportunity for students to break the cycle of intergenerational poverty through obtaining jobs in emerging technologies.

Dr. Katrina Adkins

USAEL VP of Academic Esports

Dr. Adkins has spent over 20 years in education. She began as a kindergarten teacher and moved into an Instructional Technology Facilitator role, followed by Director of Technology. She has a doctorate in Instructional Technology and Distance Education, and continues to keep her foot in the classroom as she teaches Esports and Gaming courses as a university professor.

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