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Extended Sessions 1 [clear filter]
Saturday, September 19

10:20am PDT

Becoming A Certified Digital Citizenship Educator (Part 1)
Limited Capacity seats available

***This is an accredited Common Sense Media 2 part workshop

Learning objectives/outcomes

After the workshop, the participants will be able to…

  • Confidently utilise the Common Sense Media resources to implement a Digital Citizenship program in their classrooms/school.
  • Work towards completing the criteria to become a Digital Citizenship Certified Educator and School.
  • Understand the key concepts of digital citizenship, think critically, behave safely and participate responsibly.
  • Identify opportunities within the existing school program to integrate Digital Citizenship instruction.
  • Appreciate the need to engage parents in an informative program which encourages intergenerational conversations and activities.

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Robyn Treyvaud

Founder, Cyber Safe Kids
For the past decade I have been working with public, private and international schools assisting students, educators, school leaders and parent communities to understand the challenges of living and working in the digital world and then equip them to meet these challenges. I provide... Read More →

Saturday September 19, 2015 10:20am - 12:15pm PDT
Community Room

10:20am PDT

Create A Professional Film
During this session, participants will create a stylised film using the iPad. We’ll walk through key aspects of genre, story-boarding, location, shot-types, lighting, music, post production and more in this practical and hands on workshop.  

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John Burns

Director of Creativity & Innovation, International Schools Services
John was previously based at Shekou International School were he focused on scaling innovation in teaching and learning. Prior to that he worked for Apple and engaged schools and jurisdictions in contemporary practice. John has also developed iOS apps that haves featured in TV... Read More →

Saturday September 19, 2015 10:20am - 12:15pm PDT

10:20am PDT

Creating/ Sharing Digital Stories
Limited Capacity seats available

Digital storytelling is an effective means for learners to demonstrate academic knowledge and critical thinking skills. With a well developed and engaging narrative, media rich stories can easily be created and shared. In this session participants will examine how the iPad apps (both built in and downloaded) can be used in the production of digital storytelling across content areas and will have an opportunity to create their own digital story.
K-5 teachers

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Diana Beabout

Learning Innovation Coach, Shekou International School
Shekou, Guangdong, China

Saturday September 19, 2015 10:20am - 12:15pm PDT

10:20am PDT

Lesson Curation with iTunes U
Limited Capacity seats available

Just as a museum curator carefully selects pieces of art for a collection, we as teachers choose content and activities that will create a meaningful learning experience for our students. However, we are constantly challenged to reach the many needs of our learners. The iPad can be a powerful platform to deliver a personalized experience for your students. For this extended session, we will utilize iTunesU as tool for lesson delivery. Come prepared with the iTunesU App loaded on your iPad, your Apple ID, and a lesson that you would like to personalize.

Intended Audience: Upper Elementary

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Jessica Hale

Learning Innovation and Technology, Oasis International Schools
Jessica currently serves as the Learning Innovation and Technology Coordinator for the establishment of Oasis International School of Kuala Lumpur. Having been in the field of international education for 13 years, she is passionate about the integration of technology and 21st Century... Read More →

Saturday September 19, 2015 10:20am - 12:15pm PDT

10:20am PDT

Making Math Meaningful
Limited Capacity seats available

Learn how small, but significant changes can have the power to transform your mathematics classroom.In this hands-on workshop, Dave and Keri-Lee will show you: How to shift the focus from skill-and-drill to deeper understanding of mathematical concepts, How to shift the focus from skill-and-drill to deeper understanding of mathematical concepts, How to capture student thinking, High leverage apps to use for maximum impact, How to use the iPad for formative and summative assessment

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Keri-Lee Beasley

Digital Literacy Coach, United World College of South East Asia
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Dave Caleb

Digital Literacy Coach, United World College of South East Asia
"Dave is a Digital Literacy Coach at the United World College of South East Asia in Singapore. Throughout his career as an international educator, Dave has combined two of his passions - technology and photography. He is the author of a number multitouch books called The Photographer’s... Read More →

Saturday September 19, 2015 10:20am - 12:15pm PDT