Posts Tagged ‘teaching’

Five Steps to Level Up Your Teaching

Presenter: Sarah Thomas Location: Woodbridge, VA @sarahdateechur Presentation Title: Five Steps to Level Up Your Teaching Presentation Description: The face of instruction is changing, as educators often struggle to engage digital natives. Gamification, or applying game mechanics to non-traditional settings, has proved to be an innovative and effective way to capture the interest of today’s […]

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 […]

Remix Teaching Through Blended Online Learning

Presenter: Janine Campbell Location: Byron Center, MI USA Twitter: @campbellartsoup Presentation Description: Learn how you can kick it up a notch by adapting a blended online learning system. Through incorporating an online Learning Management System to organize content and engage students in class, see how I have been able to differentiate instruction and meet students’ needs. […]

Technology and Drama – Teaching with Glove Puppets

Presenter: Roland Gesthuizen Location: Melbourne, Australia Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Technology and Drama – teaching with glove puppets Presentation Description: A junior science class is used here to demonstrate a lesson about multicelular organisms using glove puppets with a constructivist approach to problem solving and blended learning model. It has […]

Shhh!!! The Students are Learning: Being an Effective Classroom Facilitator

Presenter: Clif Mims Location: Memphis, TN, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Shhh!!! The Students are Learning: Being an Effective Classroom Facilitator Presentation Description: Be a facilitator of learning rather than a deliverer of information. Develop strategies for managing a classroom where students can have a leadership role and the teacher […]

Teaching Science to 21st Century Learners

Presenter: Britt Gow Location: Hawkesdale, Victoria, Australia Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Teaching Science to 21st Century Learners Presentation Description: This presentation demonstrates how web2.0 tools can be used in the science class to enhance learning, celebrate achievements and encourage collaboration. It includes video of student interviews, examples of student work […]

Googlios: A 21st – Century Approach to Teaching, Learning, & Assessment

Presenter: G. Alex Ambrose Location: South Bend, Indiana, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Googlios: A 21st – Century Approach to Teaching, Learning, & Assessment Presentation Description: As the first decade of the 21st century comes to end and blogs, wikis, and podcasts have become more mainstream, it is important that […]

Ways of Working

Presenter: Chris Betcher Location: Sydney, NSW, Australia Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Ways of Working Presentation Description: This presentation explores a range of ideas that teachers could use to make a real-world task richer and more meaningful for their students. Using a large public art event as the focus, it looks […]

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 […]