CIS was one of the first 1:1 iPad schools in India and the first in Bangalore to embrace anytime, anywhere learning. Currently we have technology in every classroom, with our teachers taking great pride in enhancing teaching and learning through the selective and effective use of technology.
TechConX returns for another year at Canadian International School and we would love your participation.
“Creating Future Ready Students”
CIS hosts its 3rd Annual TechConX- Educational Technology Conference on February 13th, 2018 at Canadian International School, Bangalore. A conference dedicated to exploring and discussing ideas on integrating technology into the classroom. TechConX includes classroom visits, presentation, workshops and hands on sessions lead by many experience educators, including those lead by Apple Distinguished Educators as well.
REFLECTING ON TechConX 2017
Teachers from across India met at Canadian International School, Bangalore to participate in the second TechConX. On Day 1, there were 3 hour workshops followed by classroom visits where participants witnessed the iPads in the hands of teachers and students. On Day 2, we hosted 175 participants through 5 workshops and ended the day with a motivational presentation by Andrew Jewell of iTeach, Scotland.
Teachers worked; to create movies using a green screen, to take Google Virtual Field trips, and to create iTunesU courses that encouraged communication and collaboration. Teachers attending these sessions were given a choice of 7 workshops to attend. There was an interesting learning experience available for Early Years teachers and IB teachers. Throughout the day, numerous opportunities were given to teachers to connect them with ideas from each other’s classrooms. Information sharing was the key to this successful conference. Initial survey results of participants provided the following statistics: