Posts Tagged ‘creativity’

Igniting Innovation in Teaching and Learning

Presenter: Wesley Fryer Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma USA @wfryer Presentation Title: Igniting Innovation in Teaching and Learning Presentation Description: What ignites your spark for teaching and learning inside and outside the classroom? What sustains your spark for creativity and innovation? What can be a spark of innovation to encourage teachers who are not early adapter […]

Building Learning Keynote – Making the Case for Making in Schools

Presenter: Sylvia Martinez and Gary Stager Location: Los Angeles, CA, USA @smartinez @GaryStager   Presentation Title: Building Learning Keynote – Making the Case for Making in Schools Presentation Description: The Maker Movement is a revolutionary global collaboration of people learning to solve problems with modern tools and technology. Adults and children are combining new technologies […]

Photography for All

Presenter: Luis Perez Location: St. Petersburg, Florida @luisfperez Presentation Description: The saying from photographer Chase Jarvis that the “best camera is the one you have with you” captures the power of mobile devices as tools for documenting our lives through photography in ways that were not possible before. Today’s mobile devices, including the iPhone and […]

Beaucoup de Cool Student Projects

Presenter: Audrey McLaren McGoldrick Location: Dorval, Quebec, Canada Twitter: @a_mcsquared Presentation Title: Beaucoup de Cool Student Projects Presentation Description: This presentation is about the year-long process that my math students undertook to create independent research assignments. Their projects unlocked their creativity, either artistic or mathematical, and the final products were as much about the students […]

Keynote for Kicking It Up A Notch : It’s Not About the Apps

Presenter: Mathew Needleman Location: Los Angeles, CA Twitter:  @mrneedleman Presentation Description: As mobile devices take over we have to decide between replicating traditional classroom work with digital flashcards or infusing our classrooms with creativity. Mathew Needleman describes how taking pictures with an iPhone sparked a personal creative renaissance and how this might occur in our […]

iCreate vs. iConsumption

Presenter: Scott Meech Location: Chicago Suburbs, Illinois, USA Twitter: @smeech Presentation Description: Many argue that the iPad is the premiere consumption device at this time but it isn’t very good at creating. I want to walk through some thoughts to battle that thinking. Creating on the iPad is different but it is an effective creation […]

Get in the Game – Learning, Leading and Play

Presenter: Shannon Smith Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada @shannoninottawa Presentation Title: Get in the Game – Learning, Leading and Play Presentation Description: This presentation explores the role school leaders assume in promoting play within learning environments. Play is intimately linked to creativity, the development of cognitive flexibility and a sense of belonging — all things critical […]

21st Century Learning Plato’s Way

Presenter: Gail Dyer Location: Sydney, NSW, Australia Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: 21st Century Learning Plato’s Way Presentation Description: This presentation provides a snapshot of web 2.0 and games based learning which have been implemented in our school and how we have managed to achieve this across all grades Kindergarten to […]

Slippery Rocks & Hard Places: Twelve Bridges and Learning Matters

Presenter: Dennis Richards Location: Andover, MA, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Slippery Rocks & Hard Places: Twelve Bridges and Learning Matters Presentation Description: To begin, I want you to know I created a wiki that expands upon the notions I discuss in this presentation/video. If you find what I say […]