ISTE18 Day 1 – Highlights

We’re really excited to be attending ISTE conference in Chicago this year. I’m writing this post at the end of day 1 at the conference and we have had an awesome day and met some incredible educators and colleagues! Here are a few of our highlights from our first day…

Highlights from Day 1

1. We took part in an excellent PLN session and met some wonderful people from the Digital Storytelling Network, Librarians Network, EdTech Coaches Network, amongst many other awesome volunteers. These PLNs are working incredibly hard to improve teaching and learning across the US and the globe!

2. We got to catch up with some new and old friends! It was great to see lots of people that have used Night Zookeeper in their classroom.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

3. We took in some awesome and inspiring Keynotes towards the end of the day! We especially enjoyed listening to these student activists that are working on some incredible projects such as Gatheractivism.com

Screen Shot 2018-06-24 at 18.41.03

What are we up to tomorrow?

We’re taking part in the following session starting at 12.30pm – 4pm! If you’re at #ISTE18 then please do come along and say hello!  Screen Shot 2018-06-24 at 18.13.26

 

We’ll also be attending Poster Sessions with fellow educators and we’re super excited to attend the ‘Immerse Yourself in Literacy’ session tomorrow evening!

If you’re attending ISTE in Chicago tomorrow and you’d like to catch up with us, please do tweet us @nightzookeeper

Write a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Recent Posts

How you can help your child with dysgraphia or dyslexia to enjoy writing.

How you can help your child with dysgraphia or dyslexia to enjoy writing.

Dyslexia and dysgraphia are common learning difficulties experienced by children. It can be incredibly tough to find a program that not only helps encourage a child to love creative writing who struggles with either of these difficulties, but also one that allows them to actually flourish as creative writers! So, the main question is how can we help someone with dysgraphia or dyslexia with their writing so that they can grow to love it? There are plenty of online learning games and options for dyslexia and dysgraphia that can help your child.

Caring Stars Exhibition!

Caring Stars Exhibition!

In partnership with IMM’s Care to Create and printed.com, we set out a very special Star Writing Challenge.

For this Star Writing Challenge, we asked our young writers to create a short rhyming poem about staying positive and spreading love and hope. We also wanted them to create a piece of artwork relating to positivity and spreading love and hope. The winners of this challenge had the chance to have their poems and drawings featured across different hospitals and care homes to help make Key Workers’ and patients’ lives happier.

Summer Camp – Creative Writing

Summer Camp – Creative Writing

We’re delighted to announce our special online Summer Camp for your young writers. The camp will run throughout the summer months of June, July & August. What does the summer camp include? Children receive feedback on their writing from our team of tutors.  Special Summer Camp writing lessons sent every week. Entry into a special global writing competition.  Fun certificates and prizes to be won.  Children can also connect with other young writers around the world! *Plus access to all of […]

Share this with

Copy this link

Follow us on