SLJ ISTE Webcast Series | Tech Trends Spring 2019

Presented by: ISTE & School Library Journal
Event Dates & Times:

Session 1

Game-Based Learning: Ideas for the Classroom & Library
Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET / 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PT

Session 2

Get Started With AR/VR/Mixed Reality
Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET / 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PT

Session 3

Social Emotional Learning: Tools for the Classroom & Library
Wednesday, May 15, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET / 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PT

 

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Game-based learning, AR/VR/ Mixed Reality, and SEL--the hottest topics in education will be front and center in this edition of our popular webcast series, a coproduction of School Library Journal and ISTE. Led by top practitioners in the field, these free one-hour programs will offer practical insight into the latest technology, with implications for schools and libraries.


 

Session 1 | Game-Based Learning: Ideas for the Classroom & Library

Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET / 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PT

With the capacity to motivate students and teachers alike, games can enhance the learning experience. Get the 411 on using games in the classroom and library from leading practitioners to foster student choice and creative problem-solving.

Panelists

Thomas Knowlton, School Outreach Librarian, MyLibraryNYC, New York Public Library 

Dr. Joey J. Lee, Lecturer, Teachers College, Columbia University

Cate Tolnai, Director of Member Engagement, CUE; Adjunct Faculty, Krause Center for Innovation

Moderator

Kara Yorio, News Editor, School Library Journal

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Session 2 | Get Started With AR/VR/Mixed Reality

Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET / 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PT

Tips, tools, and practical takeaways on the hottest trend in learning technology. 

Panelists

Anson Ho, Program Manager, Microsoft

Jaime Donally, Founder of #ARVRinEDU & #GlobalMakerDay

Aditya Vishwanath, Ph. D. student, Stanford University and Cofounder of Inspirit

Moderator

Kathy Ishizuka, Executive Editor, School Library Journal

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Session 3 | Social Emotional Learning: Tools for the Classroom & Library

Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET / 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PT

Tech-centered strategies to foster SEL competencies among students and educators.

Panelists

Rose Prejean-Harris, Director of SEL, Atlanta Public Schools

Ryan Twentey, Photography & Computer Graphics Teacher, Parkville High School

Alex Shevrin Venet, Educator, professional developer and writer

Moderator

Sarah Bayliss, Editor, News & Features, School Library Journal

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