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We invite you to join us for the second annual Google in Education Singapore Summit to be held at the Singapore American School on September 7 and 8, 2013. This high intensity two day event focuses on deploying, integrating, and using Google Apps for Education and other Google Tools to promote student learning in K-12 and higher education. The program features Google Certified Teachers, Google Apps for Education Certified Trainers, practicing administrators, solution providers, Google engineers, and representatives from the Google education teams. 


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Sunday, September 8 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Getting Going with Student Blogging

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Would you like to start blogging with your students? Why should we encourage students to blog anyway? How do we teach blogging? What makes a good blog post? How can a blog serve to capture, connect and create extended learning experiences for you and your students? Come to this session to explore the why, how, and what of student blogging. We will share ideas and resources we have used with 6th grade RLA (Reading and Language Arts) students. Co-presented by a 6th grade RLA teacher and an ed tech coach, this session will focus on how blogs not only help us meet curricular standards but also invite our students to become more literate, global citizens.

Speakers
avatar for Heather Dowd

Heather Dowd

Education Technology Coach / Consultant
Heather Dowd is a teacher, education technology coach, science enthusiast, traveler, photographer, and most of all, a learner. She has worked as a physics teacher, instructional designer, and education technology coach in Japan, USA, Mexico, and Singapore. She currently enjoys leading professional learning workshops to help teachers create engaging experiences for students. Teaching English with the JET program in Kumamoto, Japan inspired her... Read More →
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Scott Riley

Reading/Language Arts Teacher, Singapore American School
As a middle school Reading/Language Arts teacher and Literacy Coach at Singapore American School, Scott Riley spends most of his time reading, writing and learning alongside his students and colleagues. In recent years, he has been bit by the technology bug big time. Not only does he explore how it can impact his teaching, he also seeks ways in which technology can enhance a person's reading and writing life. After all, being a literate citizen... Read More →


Sunday September 8, 2013 1:30pm - 2:30pm
D - Room M301

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