Session Title: Around the World in Nearly 80 Days
Name: Sonya Van Schaijik
Date & Time: Saturday, October 12, 2013 12:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland)
Work Title: e-learning Lead Teacher
School Name: Newmarket School
Area of the World Presenting From: New Zealand
Language Presenting in: English
Target Audience(s): Teachers and School Leaders
Session Description: Face 2 face connections with educators in their learning environments.
Full Session Description:
This New Zealand educator used her #TeachNZ sabbatical to establish connections with educators around the world. Schools in Europe and then in Asia were visited and different learning environments observed. The educators who allowed access to their domain were educators who have had a history of sharing professional practice and some use Technology in Transformative Ways. Some educators met were from the School Leadership Summit, New Media Consortium, TeachMeet international and via Facebook and Twitter. Some educators were met through online introductions. Other educators corresponded with during this period have agreed to join this kiwi educator in google hangouts. Come and hear about:
Take away from this session some ideas that could be used in your own schools.
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Sonya, is this presentation virtual? Would love to join from Australia.
Yes, it is 12.00 on the 12 October New Zealand Time