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Special Educational Needs, 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 SEN

Special Educational Needs
11:10

Track Chair's Remarks

Helen Trethewey
Special Educational Needs
11:20

Using Google Classroom to support students with dyslexia, ADHD and other learning differences

Helen Trethewey, Primary Inclusion Coordinator, Kellett School - The British International School, Hong Kong
Soofrina Mubarak
Special Educational Needs
11:40

Exploring technologies supporting literacy in the classroom

Soofrina Mubarak, Edtech Coordinator, Senior Educational Therapist, Dyslexia Association of Singapore
Puey Ru Lim, Educational Therapist, Dyslexia Association of Singapore
Sim Mariam Mohd
Special Educational Needs
12:00

Digital Learning Experiences for students with SEN

Sim Mariam Mohd, Assistive Technology Specialist, SPD LTD
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
Olli Vallo, Co Founder And Head Of Education, Kokoa Standard
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
14:15

Constructivism as a Paradigm for Teaching and Learning

14:30

Platinum Sponsor Address

14:50

Exhibition visit & networking refreshment break

From Intervention to Transition Planning

Kian Bee Ng
Special Educational Needs
15:40

Microlearning for interventions by caregivers (parents/ teachers)

Kian Bee Ng, Deputy Director, Nanyang Polytechnic
Ying Hwa Kee, Assistant Dean, Higher Degrees By Research, National Institute of Education (Academic Computing and Information Services)
Nurhayati Ismail
Special Educational Needs
16:00

Developing independent learners: Maximising independence for a child with SEN

Nurhayati Ismail, Behavior Consultant, Autism Partnership Singapore
Grace Chow
Special Educational Needs
16:20

Creating digital transition portfolios for SEN students

Grace Chow, Educator, Tadika Aktif

SEN Focus Groups

The SEN focus groups will allow deeper discussions on specific needs. Delegates can simply pick a table and join the discussion. The focus groups will be led by an expert moderator and will run for 60 min.
Adrina Smith
Special Educational Needs
16:40

1) Focus Group Discussion – Learning & Reading Disabilities

Adrina Smith, Department Head - Learning Support, Singapore American School
Special Educational Needs
16:40

2) Focus Group Discussion – Behaviour Disabilities

Rovanna Bawden
Special Educational Needs
16:40

3) Focus Group Discussion – Social skills and interaction

Rovanna Bawden, Head Of Support Services, The International School of Macao
Special Educational Needs
16:40

4) Focus Group Discussion – Executive Functioning

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
Special Educational Needs
17:40

#EduProtocls to Leverage technology in student learning

Kimber Johnson, Wecreate Director, Shattuck-St Mary's Malaysia
Petcha Kucha
Special Educational Needs
17:47

Presentation 2

Petcha Kucha
Special Educational Needs
17:54

Presentation 3

End of Day

last published: 20/Aug/19 08:25

 

Special Educational Needs, 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
Special Educational Needs
11:20

Classroom management tools for positive behaviour

Sim Mariam Mohd, Assistive Technology Specialist, SPD LTD
Special Educational Needs
11:20

Making inclusion work at every level in your institution

Lea Galvez, Instructor 1, Adamson University
Special Educational Needs
11:20

Practical and technical solutions for a school-wide inclusion program

Rovanna Bawden, Head Of Support Services, The International School of Macao

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
Special Educational Needs
12:05

Classroom management tools for positive behaviour

Sim Mariam Mohd, Assistive Technology Specialist, SPD LTD
Special Educational Needs
12:05

Making inclusion work at every level in your institution

Lea Galvez, Instructor 1, Adamson University
Special Educational Needs
12:05

Practical and technical solutions for a school-wide inclusion program

Rovanna Bawden, Head Of Support Services, The International School of Macao
Special Educational Needs
12:05

Using individual education plans (IEPs) for SEN students

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.
Helen Trethewey
Special Educational Needs
16:00

SEN Mentor 1: Helen Trethewey

5 areas of expertise
  • Using technology to facilitate personalised learning
  • Knowledge of online resources to support dyslexic students and other specific learning difficulties – including screeners, reading and spelling programs, memory programs, touch typing, graphic organisers
  • Using assistive technology in class to support students with dyslexia, ADHD and other learning difficulties
  • Interpreting computer generated assessment data to identify students with learning difficulties; including INCAS, CAT 4, Lucid COPs
  • Best apps to use to support SEN students learning and organisational skills
Helen Trethewey, Primary Inclusion Coordinator, Kellett School - The British International School, Hong Kong
Adrina Smith
Special Educational Needs
16:00

SEN Mentor 2: Adrina Smith

5 areas of expertise:
  • Reading instruction for Specific Learning Disabilities
  • Multi-sensory Reading Instruction
  • Progress Monitoring
  • Developing Smart Goals
  • Data-Driven Intervention
Adrina Smith, Department Head - Learning Support, Singapore American School
last published: 20/Aug/19 08:25

 

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