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Early Childhood, Tuesday 5 November 2019

Opening Keynote Plenary: Powering education with Artificial Intelligence

In this opening session for EduTECH Asia 2019, we explore the real impact artificial intelligence is having on education. From incorporating AI into pedagogy to teaching AI, see how arguably the most disruptive technology in a generation will impact you and your students
08:35

Organiser’s welcome remarks

Mike Gilmour
08:45

Chair’s opening remarks

Mike Gilmour, Deputy Principal Primary Years, GEMS World Academy (Singapore)
Graham Brown-Martin
09:00

Artificial Intelligence in education – Don’t ignore it! Harness it!

Graham Brown-Martin, Founder, Learning Without Frontiers
Adrian Lim
09:30

Tech for Good in a digitally ready society

Adrian Lim, Digital Literacy And Participation, Digital Readiness Cluster, Infocomm and Media Development Authority of Singapore (IMDA)
John Vamvakitis
09:50

Keynote by Google for Education

John Vamvakitis, Director, International, Google for Education
10:10

Title Sponsor Address

10:30

Exhibition visit & networking refreshment break

Tech in ECE

Hannah Ang
Early Childhood
11:10

Track Chair's Remarks

Hannah Ang, Owner, Austin Heights International Pre-School, Malaysia
Eleni Kyritsis
Early Childhood
11:20

Teaching tangible coding technologies to young children

Eleni Kyritsis, Leader Of Curriculum And Innovation, Strathcona Baptist Girls Grammar School
Early Childhood
11:40

Integrating STEAM into an ECE classroom

Rob Mcelroy
Early Childhood
12:00

Making AR and VR work in an early years classroom

Rob Mcelroy, Assistant Director And Ed Tech Integration, Younghoon Elementary
12:20

Exhibition visit & networking lunch

Afternoon Keynote Plenary: Creating a digital learning culture

In this session, we explore how teaching and learning are changing, and how technology is a key enabler of this change. Get practical insights into how your institution can embrace the new digital paradigm and how you can make sure your students benefit from it
Panel discussion
13:40

Finn and fun: Lessons from Finland's new school curriculum

Marjo Kyllonen, Head Of Development Unit, Education Division, Helsinki, Finland
Mikko-Jussi Laakso, Adj. Professor And Director, University of Turku, Finland Centre for Learning Analytics
Pasi Silander, Head Of Ict Development Programs And Digitization, Finpeda
Olli Vallo, Co Founder And Head Of Education, Kokoa Standard
14:15

Constructivism as a Paradigm for Teaching and Learning

14:30

Platinum Sponsor Address

14:50

Exhibition visit & networking refreshment break

Learning through Play

Justin Hill
Early Childhood
15:40

Inquiry and Imaginative play for every kindergarten

Justin Hill, Design Technology Teacher, St Pauls High School
Mike Gilmour
Early Childhood
16:00

Mapping knowledge: Concept maps in early childhood education

Mike Gilmour, Deputy Principal Primary Years, GEMS World Academy (Singapore)
Mint Lim
Early Childhood
16:20

Intentional place-based education/ Outdoor learning for young kids

Mint Lim, Founder, School of Concepts

Child growth & development

Lorene D’Alterio
Early Childhood
16:40

Supporting cognitive and emotional development in young learners

Lorene D’Alterio, Teacher, QSI International School of Shenzhen
Scott D'Alterio, Director, QSI International School of Shenzhen
Hannah Ang
Early Childhood
17:00

Reducing stress and enhancing emotional health

Hannah Ang, Owner, Austin Heights International Pre-School, Malaysia
Matt Bower
Early Childhood
17:20

Developing Design Thinking capabilities of K-2 students using 3D Design and 3D Printing in Makerspaces

Matt Bower, Assistant Professor, Department Of Educational Studies, Macquarie University (Kathy Cologon)

New for 2019! Pecha Kucha Quick Fire

7 minutes, 20pictures x20 slides. No time to waste! Hear from 3 innovative educators in each track as they share their experience using technology in the classroom. Sessions will be crowdsourced.
Petcha Kucha
Early Childhood
17:40

Importance of self-directed play in Early Years Education as a key tool to unlocking children's fullest potential

Witold Matulewicz, Vice President, Natural Born Leaders
Petcha Kucha
Early Childhood
17:47

Presentation 2

Petcha Kucha
Early Childhood
17:54

Presentation 3

End of Day

last published: 22/Aug/19 07:55

 

Early Childhood, Wednesday 6 November 2019

Morning Keynote Plenary: Fostering creativity

Creativity & critical thinking. Two skills frequently identified by employers as some of the most valuable in their workforce. So how do we make sure that we are equipping our students with the skills they need to get ahead in future? Join this keynote session as we explore how inquiry-based learning, project-based learning and much more can help you create the workforce of tomorrow.
08:45

Organiser’s welcome remarks

Atima Joshi
09:00

Chair’s opening remarks

Atima Joshi, Founding Principal, Middleton International School
Jackie Gerstein
09:10

Deconstructing SAMR for deeper level of Heutagogy or Education 3.0

Jackie Gerstein, Faculty And Gifted Education Teacher, Walden and Western Governors Universities and Santa Fe Public Schools in New Mexico
09:40

The power of inquiry to foster Creativity

10:00

Platinum Sponsor Address

10:20

EduTECH Masters Hackathon – Student Finalist Showcase

10:30

Exhibition visit & networking refreshment break

EduSHARE Roundtable Session 1

Simply pick a table and join the debate! The first roundtable session will happen from 11:20-12:05 and the second session will happen from 12:05-12:50
round tables
Early Childhood
11:20

Meeting students emotional and learning needs through the lens of Choice theory, basic needs and play.

Lorene D’Alterio, Teacher, QSI International School of Shenzhen
Scott D'Alterio, Director, QSI International School of Shenzhen
Early Childhood
11:20

Mindfulness in early childhood education

Yi Xian Ng, Executive Director, Eton House
Early Childhood
11:20

Nurturing leadership Mindset through personalised learning experiences in Early Years Education

Magdalena Matulewicz, President, Natural Born Leaders
Early Childhood
11:20

What tech and how much screen-time is appropriate and useful for young children

Kevin Mauritson, Principal, AIT International School
Early Childhood
11:20

Young children as global collaborators

Beena Khemani Uttam, Curriculum Co-Ordinator, Playworks Early Childhood Centers

EduSHARE Roundtable Session 2

Simply pick a table and join the debate! The first roundtable session will happen from 11:20-12:05 and the second session will happen from 12:05-12:50
round tables
Early Childhood
12:05

Meeting students emotional and learning needs through the lens of Choice theory, basic needs and play.

Lorene D’Alterio, Teacher, QSI International School of Shenzhen
Scott D'Alterio, Director, QSI International School of Shenzhen
Early Childhood
12:05

Mindfulness in early childhood education

Yi Xian Ng, Executive Director, Eton House
Early Childhood
12:05

Programming through play

Magdalena Matulewicz, President, Natural Born Leaders
Early Childhood
12:05

What tech and how much screen-time is appropriate and useful for young children

Kevin Mauritson, Principal, AIT International School
Early Childhood
12:05

Young children as global collaborators

Beena Khemani Uttam, Curriculum Co-Ordinator, Playworks Early Childhood Centers
12:50

Exhibition visit & networking lunch

13:59

Afternoon Keynote Plenary: Personalised Learning

The future of learning is personal. New technologies and pedagogies are enabling students to take responsibility for their own learning, regardless of their age. In this session, hear from personalised learning innovators as they share tips and tricks for getting started on your own personalised learning journey.
Anna Nordell Westling
14:00

Personalizing education at scale through AI

Anna Nordell Westling, Chief Marketing Officer, Sana Labs
14:30

Personalised Learning – Case study

15:00

Platinum Sponsor Address

15:20

Exhibition visit & networking refreshment break

Meet the Mentors - New for 2019!

There’s no substitute for face-to-face interaction. Join this brand new session for 2019 and enjoy a short, friendly 1-on-1 coaching session from one of our 60 mentors. You (or your team of up to 3) simply pick a mentor from across our 9 categories, and get your burning questions answered. Make sure you book your 15-minute slots early as availability is limited and slots will fill up fast.
Mike Gilmour
Early Childhood
16:00

ECE Mentor 1: Mike Gilmour

Mike Gilmour, Deputy Principal Primary Years, GEMS World Academy (Singapore)
Hannah Ang
Early Childhood
16:00

ECE Mentor 2: Hannah Ang

Hannah Ang, Owner, Austin Heights International Pre-School, Malaysia
Witold Matulewicz
Early Childhood
16:00

ECE Mentor 3: Witold Matulewicz

5 areas of expertise:
  • Self-Directed Child-Led Play vs Play-Based Learning
  • Nurturing Leadership Mindset in Early Years
  • Personalised Learning Experiences
  • Health Safety and Safeguarding Children Standards
  • Child-Centred Observation and Planning
Witold Matulewicz, Vice President, Natural Born Leaders
Joan Radojkovich
Early Childhood
16:00

ECE Mentor 4: JoAn Radojkovich

5 areas of expertise:
  • Digital platforms for collaboration to connect with other educators
  • Twitter as PLN to connect with other educators
  • Digital literacy and it's impact on Early Years
  • Persuasive technology on Early Years
  • Junior School students Tech in the Early Years
Joan Radojkovich, Director, Junior School, Dulwich College International
last published: 22/Aug/19 07:55

 

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