We have four 1 hour sessions together during the conference:

Cohort Session
Day / Time
Goals
Workshop Topics
Introduction
Thursday
  • Getting to know each other, add yourself to the participants list
  • Understanding the planned outcomes of this cohort
  • What are your goals? (Please leave us a comment on Wallwisher!)
  • Introducing and beginning the group project
  • Please sign up to lead a SpeedGeeking session

Session 1
Friday
9:30 - 10:45
  • Understanding why we use technology in schools.
  • What are the essential skills that we should be teaching through the use of digital media?
  • Please sign up to lead a SpeedGeeking session
  • Lots of great discussion about opportunities, challenges and solutions - please share your thoughts.
21st Century Skills
Session 2
Friday
1:30 - 2:30
  • Exploring the technology tools we can use to ensure students develop essential 21st century skills.
SpeedGeeking
Session 3
Saturday
9:30 - 10:45
  • How can we effectively embed technology into any content area?
  • Why should we focus on the process over the product?
The MYP Design Cycle
Session 4
Saturday
1:30 - 2:30
  • Project work time & sharing/feedback
Project