Adam Bellow, who has been honored by ISTE as both an emerging leader and Outstanding Young Educator of the Year, founded the websites eduTecher, eduClipper, WeLearnedIt and eduGames. Anthony from Microsoft speaks to him about these projects, and the important of "failing forward."
WeLearned.It is the social learning platform that allows teachers to create and share dynamic assignments,
leave meaningful feedback on student work, and allows learners to capture and track their
academic growth and achievement over time in digital leaning portfolios.
Sam Al-Schamma is the Intel company’s education sector leader in Asia Pacific and Japan.
Microsoft chatted with Sam, Regional Education Sector Director at Intel, at the recent BETT Asia conference,
“I joined this team mainly because I was looking at making a difference,” Al-Schamma told us, “and I felt that with students and kids, you can make a difference for a whole generation – if you’re doing the right things.”
Imagin8ors is an adaptive, personalized, blended (online/offline) learning platform that builds deeper learning by nurturing the inherent imagination and creativity in each child.
As the Chief Learning Officer at Imagin8ors in Singapore, Beaufait works with children, parents, teachers, schools and their communities to promote children's imagination. With a career spanning multiple continents, hear about her experience and wisdom!
Check out their site here http://www.imagin8ors.com/ and watch the Microsoft interview above.
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