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Saturday, January 26 • 9:00am - 10:00am
Living4Real

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Life is breathing and living. The young generation growing up now find their life intertwined with technology. How do youth today know how to use technology to enhance their life skills and not rely on it to survive? How do developing skills in school settings transfer to real life settings?

Real Time:
- How does youth manage their time?
- How do we keep things real for the youth?

Real Talk:
- How do we talk the talk?
- How can youth communicate to the rest of the world?

Real Life:
- Why do learning spaces matter and connect to other spaces of life?
- How can we encourage development of organization and prioritization skills?

Real Search:
- How do we encourage research and inquiry?
- Why should we motivating and inspiring each youth to think about their dreams and where their life is going?


Audience will bring away:

• ideas to connect their educational environment to the youth they are educating
• thoughts on how what educators teach today is relevant to the lives of their students and how to prepare them for their lives beyond content knowledge
• reflection on what life skills are and how technology can enhance them and not replace them

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Presenter
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Praise Ma

Language Arts & Social Studies Educator, Hong Kong International School
Growing up with computers at school, Praise naturally has taken an interest in how technology can help people bring out the best in themselves. As an international educator for over ten years, she has many experiences in developing literacy and making history relevant, especially in an 1:1 laptop environment in the last few years. When not in the classroom, she can be found among the people of Rwanda or visiting rural village schools in Asia... Read More →


Saturday January 26, 2013 9:00am - 10:00am
Drama Room (PAC011)

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