Virtual School Meanderings

January 23, 2017

Symposium Program Launched!

From the inbox late last week…

Canadian eLearning Network

Click here to view this newsletter online

2017 Symposium Program & Descriptions Available – Over 60 sessions!

Thur/Fri Apr.6/7 full program details // Wed Apr.5 program here

Register Here


Thursday Opening Keynote: Michael Furdyk TakingITGlobal.org

  • Michael has appeared on Oprah, presented at TED, and was named one of Teen People’s “Twenty Teens that will Change the World”
  • Over the last decade, he has keynoted over 100 events, sharing his technology expertise and passion for youth engagement and educational reform to audiences in over 30 countries
  • A Student Panel moderated by Michael follows his keynote presentation

Friday Closing Keynote: Remi Kalir CU Denver & Remi(x) Learning

  • Remi’s research-focuses on partnerships at the intersection of technology, equity, and learning
  • His research also includes game-based learning in teacher education, and investigating how teachers design gameful curricula, pedagogy, and digital media

Featured Speakers

  • Dr. Sean Lessard, Assistant Professor Indigenous Education Core Studies, University of Regina andCEA Award winner
    • Redefining ways Indigenous learners and their teachers can engage in traditional and non-traditional educational spaces
    • Using social media to create healthy ways to connect indigenous families and community
  • Zoe Branigan-Pipe, CEA Award winner
  • Fine Arts eCademy (Navigate), CEA Award winner
    • Blending Boundaries between classroom & open learning spaces;
    • Blurring Boundaries between school, home & community.
  • François Guité, Consultant en éducation, Ministère de l’Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport
    • Technological & Social forces shaping schools – Presenting in French & English

April 5 (pre-conference) – Wednesday 1:00 to 5:00 pm

View the program schedule here http://2017presymposium.sched.com/


April 6/7 Symposium – Thursday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm; Friday 8:00 am to 2:30 pm

View the program schedule here http://2017symposium.sched.com/


Click Here for Info or to Register

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CANeLearn Symposium Promo Jan 2017

 

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