Bringing future technology to kiwi kids: what does it look like?

This session is for all teachers, leaders and BOT's who are seeking a meaningful context for digital technologies learning.
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Technology is continuously altering the way our students learn, and our education system is challenged with adapting to keep pace. We are changing how we equip our students to participate, create and thrive in this fast-evolving, digital world. Vivian Chandra one of the lead facilitators at OMGTech!, will share what her company is doing to ensure students are prepared for this rapidly changing world.

This CORE breakfast session will:

- discuss the place of digital technologies in our student's futures, both for work and life in general

- explore Digital Technologies and Hangarau Matihiko and what they mean for your school share practical ideas on where to start with digital technologies for students from 5 -14 years old

- give you ideas about where to find more support and resources to help you on your journey

Vivian is one of the lead facilitators at OMGTech! and has been there since the very beginning. She has been involved in developing some of the award-winning Rangers workshops and has worked with several schools to fine-tune their digital tech curriculum in an easy fun format that works for both educators and tamariki. Vivian comes to OMGTech! with over a decade of experience in the tech industry, working on digital strategy with companies and charities, helping people get the most out of their tech choices. When she is not at OMGTech!, you'll find her teaching self-defence to tween girls or speaking about diversity in tech at conferences and panels. You can follow Vivian on Twitter @vivster81.

Breakfast $63 +gst

Breakfast and workshop $115 + gst

  • Education
  • Internet of Things
  • Workshop
  • Youth

Speakers

Zoe Timbrell is the Founder and General Manager of OMGTech!
She has been instrumental in developing the OMG! strategy and establishing strategic partnerships which have led to the successful design and execution of their award winning Rangers workshops and programmes.
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