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2019 Digital Learning Symposium
Fostering Inquiry: Personal Learning in Digital Environments_____________________________________

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Monday, April 8
 

10:30am PDT

7 Steps to Making Learning More Accessible
In this session we will explore ways to improve student focus, increase reading comprehension, and demonstrate environments where students are able to express their understanding. Using inputs other than keyboarding and text, we will empower all students to achieve more by integrating assistive technology. This session will enable educators to better meet the needs of diverse learners. Come learn how Microsoft's accessibility features can support differentiated learning in your classroom.

Speakers
avatar for Alexandra Le Marquand

Alexandra Le Marquand

Senior Learning Development Specialist, Microsoft Education
Alexandra Le Marquand is a Senior Learning Development Specialist at Microsoft in the Quebec and Eastern Canada region. Before her time in this program she graduated from McGill University, holding a Bachelor’s of Education at the Elementary level. Alexandra is passionate about... Read More →


Monday April 8, 2019 10:30am - 11:15am PDT
Veranda

2:45pm PDT

Microsoft OneNote Class Notebook
OneNote Class Notebook helps educators save time, get organized and collaborate! Class Notebook contains a personal workspace for each student, a content library for documents, and a collaborative space for classes and creative activities. With it's grading functions, LMS integration, and quick feedback cycles, OneNote Class Notebook provides an opportunity to create lesson and unit plans to keep you connected with your school community. Not only does it provide a structure to promote student ownership and adaptive learning but with features like Immersive Reader, Dictation and online videos, it is changing the scope of learning in classrooms.  Learn how to support your student's organization, communication, and confidence with OneNote Class Notebook.

Speakers
avatar for Alexandra Le Marquand

Alexandra Le Marquand

Senior Learning Development Specialist, Microsoft Education
Alexandra Le Marquand is a Senior Learning Development Specialist at Microsoft in the Quebec and Eastern Canada region. Before her time in this program she graduated from McGill University, holding a Bachelor’s of Education at the Elementary level. Alexandra is passionate about... Read More →


Monday April 8, 2019 2:45pm - 3:30pm PDT
Venezia

3:45pm PDT

Pixton Digital Comics: The ultimate personalization & blended learning tool
Pixton is an online comic making tool for teachers and students. By creating their likeness in the comic maker, students can “put” themselves or their classmates into comics about popular books, historical events or creations of their own imagination. Join Pixton's product manager as he teaches you how to apply Pixton to any subject and grade.

Speakers
avatar for Jared Shaw

Jared Shaw

Product Manager, Pixton
I work with students and teachers to advance Pixtons features and content. Talk to me about getting kids excited to write, rock climbing and why comics are the ultimate student engagement tool.
avatar for Ray Marasigan

Ray Marasigan

Lead Designer, Pixton


Monday April 8, 2019 3:45pm - 4:30pm PDT
Carrera