Welcome to CCI 2018!
On behalf of the DEEN Synergy Committee, Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board, Lester B. Pearson School Board & LEARN are proud to co-host the 2nd annual Joint Educational Technology Conference on November 30, 2018 at Pierrefonds Comprehensive High School (Directions/Map).
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Mission Statement:
To provide teachers with Professional Development in Educational Technology that situates students as co-constructors of their own learning.
Bienvenue à CCI 2018!
Le comité DEEN Synergy, la Commission scolaire Sir-Wilfrid-Laurier, la Commission scolaire Lester-B.-Pearson et LEARN sont fiers de présenter conjointement la deuxième conférence annuelle sur la technologie éducative, qui aura lieu le 30 novembre 2018 à l’école secondaire Pierrefonds Comprehensive (trajet/carte).
formulaire d’inscription à la conférence  La date limite d’inscription est le 26 novembre 2018
Énoncé de mission:
Offrir aux enseignants du perfectionnement professionnel sur les technologies éducatives qui font de l’élève un cocréateur de son apprentissage.
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Friday, November 30 • 10:15am - 11:45am
Ideologies & Video Games in Contemporary World LIMITED

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I have taught Contemporary World since the course was created, and have shaped it as a political science class leading to a Model United Nations simulation. To do this requires that students have a solid understanding and appreciation for the role that ideologies and perspectives play in today's partisan world.

In this session I'll discuss two of the best tools I've encountered for teaching these concepts - The Political Compass web site and the video game Democracy 3. Both are innovative for different reasons - the former for giving the students a little self-awareness, and the latter for bringing to light how complicated agreement can be when issues are so interconnected.


Michael Gabe

As a teacher in the Lester B Pearson School Board for the past 12 years, I have always believed in using technology to augment good pedagogy as well as the value of project- and group-based learning opportunities. Whether teaching either of my long-time courses - Computer Science... Read More →

Friday November 30, 2018 10:15am - 11:45am EST

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