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Tuesday, July 23 • 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Enriching Writing through Technology

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Technology inspires students to be innovative and to confidently realize the potential of their imagination and literary expression. Creating texts using technology focuses students on the craft and artistry of writing, and taps into their creativity. This practical workshop will foster a deep understanding of how to use technology and explicit literacy strategies with students to motivate them to become confident and effective writers. A plethora of resources, practical strategies and student work samples will be shared.


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Karen Yager

Dean of Studies, Knox Grammar School
I am the Dean of Studies at Knox Grammar School, and an English Method Lecturer at the University of NSW (UNSW). In 2011, UNSW appointed me as the ICT Pedagogy Officer. In this role I have developed a wiki for students and lecturers that features a plethora of ways to use technology to enrich teaching and learning in English. I was awarded the first International Teaching Fellowship by the Singapore Ministry of Education in 2011. This involved... Read More →


Tuesday July 23, 2013 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Beacon Hill - 4th Floor (A wing)

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