• Apr

    Time: 9 a.m.

    Location: UWC Southeast Asia (Dover campus)

    A conference for K-12 educators interested in how technology is reshaping the notion of what literacy is and how it can best be taught in school settings.

    Practical sessions on how to support developing literacy in multiple mediums in the classroom. 

    ⋅ Presentations from thought leaders, writers, journalists and filmmakers as well as education experts on how they construct and tell their stories. 

    ⋅ How graphic novels, cinema, games are changing what “text” means in the 21st Century. 

    ⋅ Readers/Writers Workshop in the 21st Century. 

    ⋅ Presentations from leading practitioners in media industry. 

    ⋅ Workshops led by practitioners using digital technology to support literacy. 

    2016 Conference Themes

    Apps and tools | Reading and writing workshop | Leadership and development | Digital text | New literacies | Outside school. 

    Official website: http://rethinkingliteracy.org/