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ONTARIO MINISTRY OF EDUCATION INNOVATION LEARNING RESOURCES

About Innovation in Learning in Ontario Ontario’s graduates are entering a world that is more competitive, globally connected, and technologically engaged than any other period in history. All around the world, various jurisdictions are exploring how to prepare their students to lead fulfilling lives, be productive citizens, and thrive in rapidly changing, global knowledge-based economies that are driven by technology. Increasingly,

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Debbie Donsky brings the Keynotes alive with her amazing Sketchnotes

Student Achievement Officer, Ministry of Education of Ontario, Principal, writer, thinker, creator, designer, mommy, teacher, leader, learner of all things Visual notetaking, more commonly referred to as sketchnotes, can be defined as the process of representing ideas by “drawing pictures.”  In a sense, what you are doing when you create a sketch note is finding  artistic ways of visually capturing and representing ideas. Debbie

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Beth Holland shows us how we can create cultures of innovation in our school community

Beth Holland oversees communications – websites, social media, blog posts, and newsletters- as well as instructs workshops and webinars for EdTechTeacher. With over 17 years of educational experience, she provides expertise in mobile learning, K-12 education, and assistive technology. She is an authorized Google Education Trainer as well as a doctoral student at Johns Hopkins University. If Technology is the

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Leading the Maker Movement in Your School

Dr. Janette Hughes’ research interests include: how adolescents are using social media networking tools to construct their online and offline identities. She investigates the ways students read online material, construct their own texts and the design choices they make. Currently, she is focused on encouraging schools to implement maker culture into their communities. If our over reaching goal as educators,

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Social LEADia: Jennifer Casa-Todd opens TELL Conference 2017

Kicking off this year’s TELL Conference, Jennifer Casa-Todd, keynote speaker, author of Social LEADia, Moving Students from Digital Citizenship to Digital Leadership and teacher, not only brought great enthusiasm and energy to her presentation, but she made conference participants think about their own openness to and uses of social media as a means of communication and of building community and

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Build your digital leadership skills with the 10 Day Challenge

“The Internet, in particular, offers immense possibilities for encounter and solidarity. This is something truly good, a gift from God.” – Pope Francis We live in a digital world where new and emerging technologies are increasingly shaping the way we learn and connect with one another. Students are no longer just on Facebook, they are moving to new digital technologies that enable

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