Pre-conference Workshops

EDULEARN19 will offer two different Pre-Conference Workshops. They will be scheduled on Sunday, June 30th from 16.00 to 20.00 at the conference venue.

These sessions will provide attendees a unique opportunity to extend their knowledge and strengthen their skills on education and technology. Also, these hands-on workshops will provide additional time for interaction with participants.


EDULEARN Pre-Conference Google Research and Teaching Academy, Advanced

Session Trainer: Wendy Gorton, Director of International Education at EdTechTeam.
Session Day: Sunday 30th of June, 2019
Session Time: 16:00 -20:00 (duration of 4 hours)

Maximum number of participants: 25

Registration fees:

Standard participation fee: 140 euros
EDULEARN19 attendees: 70 euros (*)

(*) EDULEARN19 participants will have a 50% discount in this workshop.


As the space is limited to 25 participants, registrations will be accepted on a first-come first-serve basis. If you want to attend this workshop, you should register during the standard registration process.

Session Details:

EDULEARN Pre-Conference Google Research and Teaching Academy, Advanced

We'll be testing new frontiers of teaching by hosting a challenge-based pre-conference workshop based on your particular challenges in your practice. We'll start with a gripe jam to find out what is really your problem of practice, and then we'll level up your research and teaching with the Google for Education Certification program. Get ready to dive in and transform your practice with Google Certified Trainer, Innovator, and Program Manager Wendy Gorton. All Academy attendees receive their own Google swag kit and all attendees will make a Google Classroom portfolio of their work.

Participants should bring their own laptops.

Google's Certified Educator Level 2 focuses on meaningful and creative ways to integrate the 4Cs in the classroom. Level 2 teaches the advanced features of G Suite including HyperDocs using Google Docs, Maps and MyMaps for geo-instruction and virtual field trips; digital portfolios with Google Sites; and using screencasting techniques for developing learning libraries in YouTube and more. This workshop is the perfect place for teachers who are ready to try something new and engaging in their classrooms all while preparing them for Google's Certified Educator Level 2 exam.

EdTechTeam will provide workshop leaders, Google swag, online resources for participants, and an online evaluation for the session. All attendees will also receive a tripod for recording video, a backpack, a popular edtech book along with a voucher to take the Course Certification exam to become a Google Certified Educator.

Target audience:
The session will be intended for a global audience of teachers, school leaders, and IT managers (with varying technology skills).




EDULEARN Pre-Conference Workshop: The Changing Face of Education - Connecting, Empowering and Engaging Learning.

Session Trainer: Craig Kemp, Educator and digital learning consultant (New Zealand)
Session Day: Sunday 30th of June, 2019
Session Time: 16:00 -20:00 (duration of 4 hours)

Maximum number of participants: 25

Registration fees:

Standard participation fee: 140 euros
EDULEARN19 attendees: 70 euros (*)

(*) EDULEARN19 participants will have a 50% discount in this workshop.


As the space is limited to 25 participants, registrations will be accepted on a first-come first-serve basis. If you want to attend this workshop, you should register during the standard registration process.

Session Details:

Pre-conference workshop: The Changing Face of Education - Connecting, Empowering and Engaging Learning. 

In this session, world-renowned educator and global education keynote speaker, Craig Kemp will share stories about the current landscape of global education and the need to support learning through digital technologies in a transformational time. Craig will explore how to change mindsets and empower learning through effective and purposeful integration of technology, using case studies from his experiences as an educator in New Zealand and Singapore for the past 12 years. In a world of constant change, the ability of educators to connect their learners to the world through engaging experiences will ultimately empower the learning journey they experience at school. Come along and be prepared to engage, learn and challenge the way you think about education and learn from the best.

Participants should bring their own laptops.

Agenda:

16:00 | Session 1: The Future is Ours
In this session attendees will:

 

17:15 | Break

 

17:30 | Session 2: Tools fit for a purpose

In this session attendees will:

 

18:30 | Break 

 

18:45 | Session 3: Crafting your Why and Developing a Strategic Plan for effective integration

In this session attendees will:

 

Learning Outcomes: Attendees will develop a strategic plan for technology integration in their organization

 

20:00 | Conclusion

Target audience:
The session will be intended for a global audience of educators and leaders (with varying technology skills).