Upstate Technology Conference

July 9 - 10, 2019 | 100 Pine Knoll Dr, Greenville, SC 29609

2019 Priority Partners


Technology has created opportunities to support your role as an educator as well as design the future of education, but it’s not as simple as putting students in front of screens. Anderson University can show you how to optimize the latest innovations as a teacher, administrator, instructional designer, or learning technologist. We have been recognized twice as an Apple Distinguished School, and according to US News & World Report, we have one of the top online programs in Upstate South Carolina. 

In the graduate education programs available at Anderson University, which include Master of Education (including Administration and Supervision), Master of Arts in Teaching, and Master of Science in Instructional Design and Learning Technology, you’ll benefit from that same cutting-edge expertise and experience.


BridgeTek Solutions is the leading technology partner for the public sector. Our decades of experience and customer focused leadership give organizations a team to trust and rely on.BridgeTek Solutions has decades of experience in designing and deploying the most efficient and cost effective technology solutions for our clients. 

Today, our company culture is total and complete customer service. And as we continue to grow and be recognized by industry peers and business partners we vow to always maintain that sense of personal service and responsibility to our customers.



Discovery Education is the global leader in standards-based digital content for K-12, transforming teaching and learning with award-winning digital textbooks, multimedia content, professional development, and the largest professional learning community of its kind. Serving 4.5 million educators and over 50 million students, Discovery Education’s services are in half of U.S. classrooms, 50 percent of all primary schools in the U.K., and more than 50 countries.

Accelerate student achievement in your district by capturing the minds and imaginations of students with the fascination of Discovery, tapping into students’ natural curiosity and desire to learn.



ETV provides national and local content to classrooms via internet services, LearningWhy, and PBS Learning Media. 

SCETV offers an array of professional development opportunities for PreK-12 educators and also provides teacher training and re-certification in face-to-face and online settings.


Explore Learning was founded in 1999 with a mission to improve student learning in math and science through best-in-class online solutions. Today, our award-winning products — Gizmos® and Reflex® — are successfully used in every state and province and more than 50 countries around the world. We believe all students can have success in math and science — and have fun along the way! To support this goal, we deliver programs that: 

· Build lasting foundations for success

· Bring solutions to the classroom that really work

· Leverage what you already use

· Create results across your community 



HearBuilder is a research and evidence based systematic learning software program for PreK to eighth-grade students that provides individualized instruction in following directions with basic concepts, phonological awareness, sequencing, and auditory memory. 

Students can use the software on a tablet, laptop or desktop in the classroom, media center, computer lab, and at home. Each program offers multi-level activities with progress monitoring reports for educators and administrators to track student progress across grades, subgroups, and schools. 


#1 Choice in K-12 Education Accessories

Kensington supports K-12 education with:

  • Industry-leading quality standards for tamper-resistance, reliability and durability
  • Dedicated products for securing and guarding K-12 computing assets so productivity and IT data security remain high
  • Award-winning K-12 solutions provide computing productivity, comfort and convenience
  • K-12 Education Bundles that allow schools to take advantage of generous bid discounts on proven technology-based learning setups


Established in 1990, Lightspeed is dedicated to making a remarkable difference for teachers and students by creating Access to powerful in-the-moment insights into the learning process. We create access to the teacher's voice for all students in the classroom that isn't there for them without our solutions. We also provide access to authentic student conversations and the learning process that isn't available to the teacher in any other way. At our very core, we aspire to improve the lives of those we touch with our research, products, service and partnerships.   



For over 20 years, learning has been, and always will be what fuels our passions. It represents the highest order contribution that we can make to improving the societies in which we live. We believe that the purpose of technology is not simply about automating the teaching and learning process, but to inspire and empower every student. 

At Promethean, our goal is to reimagine and reinvent educational technology solutions to create the dynamic environments, communities, and tools that empower teachers and motivate students to learn.


 Sharp Business Systems (SBS) is a direct sales division of Sharp Electronics Corporation. Our SBS branches throughout the U.S. combine the resources of a multi-billion dollar corporation and the value of local representation with local management and community relationships. Our experienced business technology specialists evaluate your current technology environment and document workflow to help improve your company’s efficiency, security and bottom-line through our best-in-class products, solutions and support. 


At Simple K12, our mission is to help educators inspire their students, engage their learners, perfect their craft, and share their experiences to help others do the same. Never stop growing. Never stop learning. Never stop sharing.

Online professional development.

Anytime. Anywhere… even at home in your pajamas!

We call it PD in your PJs. So put your bunny slippers on, and come join us!


You’ll find Troxell education technology solutions in most every area of a learning environment—from classrooms, auditoriums, and computer labs to sports stadiums and TV studios. At the end of the day, we proudly offer technology that empowers students and accelerates learning.

Troxell was established in 1946 and is the largest privately-held education technology distributor in the United States. Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, Troxell has more than 60 offices nationwide with local account executives who are unmatched in product knowledge and personalized customer service. They provide on-site expertise for every area of a school.