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ISABC Pro-D Day 2014, St George’s School

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Friday, February 7 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
FULL - EXPANDED TO MAXIMUM at 37: Levelling the Playing Field with the iPad FULL

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This session will demonstrate how organizing, creating, curating, and sharing on the iPad can help to level the playing field for students who learn differently (so, all students!). We will attempt to answer the question, "Why the iPad" and give evidence to support our decision to go 1:1 in our department at Collingwood. In addition, we will discuss and give hands-on examples of how the device itself and how specific apps empower kids to become successful and confident learners, despite their learning style. Participants will come away with our 'backpack' of apps we think are essential in our humanities and math classes.

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Katie Anderson

Head of Key Department; English Teacher, Collingwood School
Katie is the Head of Key at Collingwood School and also teaches English 8 and 9 within the program. She is passionate about working with students with learning differences, loves using the iPad to level the playing field for her students, and works everyday to differentiate her... Read More →
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Erin French

8/9 Key Teacher, Key / Social Studies teacher
Hi! I teach in the Middle School KEY department (special education) at Collingwood School. This year is our third year in a 1:1 iPad program. We have seen, first hand, the benefits that the iPad can have in a classroom for children with learning exceptionalities.
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Samantha Weiss

Middle School Math teacher - Special Education, Collingwood School
Katie, Erin and Sam teach in the Middle School KEY department (special education) at the Collingwood School. This is the second year that their department has been using a to one iPad program for their students. They have seen, first hand, the benefits that the iPad can have in a... Read More →


Friday February 7, 2014 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Mainland - St. George's School 4175 West 29th Avenue, Vancouver, BC Canada V6S 1V1

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