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iPad Summit Boston 2015 is back at the Hynes Convention Center November 16-18, 2015. To learn more and regsiter go to ettipad.org.

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Tuesday, November 17 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
iLab: Raising Creativity: Using iPads to Build Connections and Capture Thinking in the Primary Classroom FULL

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Encouraging children to explore, creatively make connections, and be inquisitive are key components that contribute to their intellectual success. In this interactive workshop, attendees will learn and experience how iPads and the world around us are used to enhance children's abilities in creativity, build understanding, and make thinking visible in primary classrooms. We will share how children use specific apps to look deeply, observe closely, capture moments of inspiration, and document the process of learning as they pursue their questions in meaningful contexts. Developing inquiry-based learning environments that honor children, support their wonderings and capabilities, and document their experiences as they construct knowledge alongside adults will be discussed. Participants will engage in a creative process using iPads both individually and collaboratively. Come experience firsthand how simple this step into technology can be and see how your students can engage in inquiry-based projects as they pursue their questions, share their understanding, create content, summarize, synthesize, and reflect upon their experiences.

Speakers
avatar for Caryn Carlone

Caryn Carlone

Teacher, Grade 1, Punahou School
Caryn Carlone has been an educator and speaker domestically and internationally for over 15 years in public and private primary schools and was a facilitator at UC Berkeley. She is passionate about creating learning environments that foster creativity, collaboration, and innovation. She holds a Masters from UC Berkeley and has presented at the iPad Summit, Wo International Center, Schools of the Future, Brain Symposium, Hana Pono Technology... Read More →
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Donna Reid-Hayes

Kindergarten Teacher, Punahou School
Donna Reid-Hayes is an innovative teacher with over 20 years of teaching experience  | in both Colorado and Hawaii. Her passion is to nurture the creativity, initiative, and  | resilience in the young child through a unique blend of inquiry, technology, nature, and  | the arts. She has enjoyed engaging educators in this conversation at The Brain  | Symposium, Hana Pono, and the Schools of the Future Conferences in... Read More →


Tuesday November 17, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm
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