How Can Technology Create Equitable Access in a Borderless Society?

  • Room: South 331CD
  • Session Number: BP03
Tuesday, January 23, 2018: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Speaker(s)

Lead Presenter
Jianli Jiao
Director of the Future Education Research Center
South China Normal University
Lead Presenter
Kyle Roe
Leader of whole school innovation and Computer Science, Horizon English S
Horizon English School
Lead Presenter
Matt Harris
Deputy Head of School for Learning Technology
British School Jakarta
Lead Presenter
Pilar Quezzaire
Curriculum Manager for Cross-Programmes Development
International Baccalaureate

Description

Technology has the potential to unify people under the auspices of borderless access to people and information. What are the key practices that can be leveraged to improve the lives of all learners, especially those disadvantaged? In this session you will explore the role that campus, community, and regional culture play in the approach to teaching and learning, plus examine unique challenges for implementing technology that gives students equitable access to an education that prepares them for successful global citizenship and participation in the global economy.


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