Early Childhood

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Early Childhood, Tuesday 9 October 2018

Opening Keynote Plenary: The Future of Learning

08:40

Organiser’s welcome remarks

In this opening session, we explore how teaching and learning are changing, and how technology is a key enabler of this change.

08:50

Chair’s opening remarks

09:40

Title Sponsor Address

Alex Beard
10:00

Natural Born Learners: A round-the-world quest to discover the future of learning

Tech in ECE

Early Childhood
11:10

Track Chair’s Remarks

JoAn Radojkovich
Early Childhood
11:20

Exploring Mixed reality in ECE

Lee Wilson
Early Childhood
11:40

Artificial Intelligence in an Early Years classroom – OK google now!

Panel discussion
Early Childhood
12:20

Tangible kindergarten: Developing computational thinking in an early childhood classroom

Keynote Plenary: Employability & Entrepreneurship

As teachers, we are preparing the workforce of tomorrow – we need to create employable job seekers and entrepreneurial job creators, equipping them with the skills they need to thrive

Ken Montgomery
14:00

Building the workforce of the future: Creating opportunities for students through design thinking & problem solving

Billy Naveed
14:30

Student Entrepreneurs

15:20

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

Learning through Play

Lavisa Devnani
Early Childhood
16:00

Purposeful play: A guide to intentionally plan the play experiences to enhance learning

James Waldron
Early Childhood
16:20

What impacts Early Brain Development in pre-school years?

Early Childhood
17:20

Reflections on quality – the need for continuous professional development for ECE educators

Professional Development & Teacher Training

Early Childhood
17:40

Developing smarter in-house training modules

18:20

Networking Drinks Reception

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Early Childhood, Wednesday 10 October 2018

Keynote Plenary: New Ways of Learning

Experience and environment, two factors that can greatly enhance student learning outcomes when we get them right. On Day 2, Explore personlised learning and how to design learning spaces

09:00

Organiser’s welcome remarks

09:10

Chair’s opening remarks

09:20

Personalised Learning Keynote

10:00

EduBUILD Masters Hackathon Presentations

10:20

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

Roundtable Discussion Session

Simply pick a table & join the debate! Every roundtable session will run twice, from 11:10-11:55 and from 11:55-12:40

Early Childhood
11:10

Digital literacy in ECE

Early Childhood
11:10

From Consumers to Creators: Teaching Coding, Computational Thinking to Kindergartners

Early Childhood
11:10

How much and what kind? Identifying adequate technology infrastructure for ECE

Early Childhood
11:10

Thick and thin conversations: Engaging young learners through inquiry - based learning

Early Childhood
11:10

What Social Robots can teach kindergartners

12:40

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

Keynote Plenary: Professional Development

In this exciting closing session, the focus will be on teachers’ professional development

Lucy Crehan
14:00

The role of teacher knowledge and beliefs in the scaling of effective teaching strategies (LIVE VIDEO)

Lucy Crehan, International Education Consultant and Researcher
Eric Lam
14:30

Professional Development Panel

Moderator: Eric Lam, Chief Executive Officer, Amdon Consulting
Adrian Michael Lee, Deputy Director, National University of Singapore
15:10

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

EduSLAM!

The agenda for these sessions is that there is no agenda! Bring your problems, challenges and ideas and get ready for a lively debate with your peers

15:50

Coaching & Mentoring

15:50

Digital Literacy

JoAn Radojkovich
15:50

Early Childhood Leaders & Educators

15:50

Facilities & Operations

15:50

IT Leaders

Mike Gilmour
15:50

K-12 School Leaders

Mike Gilmour, Deputy Principal Primary Years, GEMS World Academy (Singapore)
15:50

Library

15:50

Marketing

Elizabeth Blessing
15:50

SEN Leaders & Educators

Elizabeth Blessing, Learning Support (MS), Singapore American School
15:50

Tech Leaders (Infants)

15:50

Tertiary IT Leaders

17:30

Close of EduTECH Asia 2018

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Get in touch with Leonard Chen at +65 6322 2763 or leonard.chen@terrapinn.com