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What is School? Using Modern Technology to Enhance Learning

Thank you for being a part of #whatisschool this week as we discuss ‘Using Modern Technology to enhance learning’. Alongside me this week is Myles Webb who is a strong advocate of using technology to engage students. Myles is a classroom teacher and Deputy Principal from New Zealand and a real inspiration to me! I have been lucky enough to work with Myles both online and face to face over the past 2 years and I look forward to him leading this week’s chat.

This week #whatisschool will look at ways we can use Modern Technology to enhance learning. Let’s connect this week during #whatisschool and continue to inspire one another.

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Join the conversation on Thursday 6 October at 7pm EDT (Thursday 11pm GMT, Friday 10am AEDT, 12pm NZT, 7am Singapore) as we discuss What Is School? #whatisschool

Questions #whatisschool, October 6, 2016 7PM EDT

1) In what ways have you used ‘modern’ technology (e.g. 3D printers, VR, robots) to enhance learning?

2) What has been the impact on student learning when using ‘modern’ technology?

3) What barriers and challenges have you faced when using the technology?

4) How have you encouraged your teaching peers to integrate the technology with students?

5) What is one piece of advice you could give someone starting to integrate ‘modern’ technology?

6) If resourcing was not an issue what would you wish for? Why?

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Craig Kemp

Craig Kemp

I am a passionate Head of Educational Technology at a large International School in Singapore. I am a lifelong learner, dream creator and thought leader. I love to inspire others and find inspiration. Co-founder of #whatisschool, #asiaED edchats and #pubPD.

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