Woodward Academy Faculty Technology Exchange

March 16, 2009

This wiki is the organizing site for the 2009 WA-FTE event. To the left, you will find navigational links leading to session descriptions and resources. The site will remain available as a reference for attendees after the event.

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Schedule of Events


8:30-9 AM

Welcome and Keynote - Richardson Theater

Opening remarks by Headmaster Ron McCollum

Keynote: Awakening Possibilities - Darren Kuropatwa (live via DimDim)

Resources from Darren's presentation: http://awakeningwa09.wikispaces.com/
Darren Kuropatwa is Department Head of Mathematics at Daniel McIntyre Collegiate Institute and Convener of the K12Online Conference. Known internationally for his ability to weave online social tools meaningfully and concretely into his pedagogical practice, he has over 20 years experience in education and 15 years in leadership training. Darren’s professional blog is called A Difference.

9:20-10:10 AM

Exchange Session A - US Math & Science Building, Floors 1 & 2

Attendees will select from a variety of presentations, as listed in the left navigation. Please note: Most sessions are 50-minutes long, thus, participants should sign up for two presentations (A and B). Except where noted in session descriptions, all 50-minute presentations are repeated. A few sessions, listed as "double sessions" will run for the entire 100 minutes.

10:20-11:10 AM

Exchange Session B - US Math & Science Building, Floors 1 & 2

Attendees will select from a variety of presentations, as listed in the left navigation. Please note: Most sessions are 50-minutes long, thus, participants should sign up for two presentations (A and B). Except where noted in session descriptions, all 50-minute presentations are repeated. A few sessions, listed as "double sessions" will run for the entire 100 minutes.