Lucy Gray's Events (123)

September 16, 2022
Friday
September 9, 2022
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August 26, 2022
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August 8, 2022
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July 13, 2022
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June 24, 2022
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June 15, 2022
Wednesday
  • Actionable Innovations Conversations with Leigh Cassell

  • Jun 15, 2022 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Location: https://www.eventbrite.com/x/319733249757/
  • Description:
     
     
     
    Meet Canadian educator and entrepreneur Leigh Cassell and learn more about her portfolio of fascinating projects.


    Actionable Innovations
     is a professional learning community in which participants explore innovation in education. Every Friday we meet to discuss trends in education and invite inspiring guests to join us and share their work. Parents, educators, students, and other folks interested in improving teaching and learning are always welcome.

    On Wednesday, June 15th at 7 PM CDT, Lucy Gray will interview Leigh Cassell about her work as a teacher and as an entrepreneur. We will learn more about the Digital Human Library and her other projects that support globally connected teaching and learning.

    Leigh Cassell is an educator, adventurer, entrepreneur, and partner in learning with teachers, students, businesses, and NGOs around the world. Leigh is an Education and Innovation Consultant, and CEO and Founder at Digital Human Library. Leigh is a dynamic influe

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  • Tags: students, educators, teachers, ed tech
May 20, 2022
Friday
  • Actionable Innovations Conversations with Rich Dixon

  • May 20, 2022 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Location: https://www.eventbrite.com/x/319757823257/
  • Description:
     
    Meet Hapara's Rich Dixon and learn more about his work with Open Educational Resources.


    Actionable Innovations
     is a professional learning community in which participants explore innovation in education. Every Friday we meet to discuss trends in education and invite inspiring guests to join us and share their work. Parents, educators, students, and other folks interested in improving teaching and learning are always welcome.

    On Friday, May 20th, at 1 PM CDT, Rich Dixon will join us for an engaging discussion on Open Educational Resources. How might we, as educators, leverage Open Educational Resources to differentiate learning and promote educational equity? We will review this question as we examine the current OER landscape and explore a framework to help differentiate instruction to promote educational equity. This interview will highlight the role that OER plays in helping to diversify teaching and learning resources in order to meet the needs and context of all learner

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  • Tags: students, educators, teachers, ed tech, oer, hapara, pbl
May 16, 2022
Monday
  • Actionable Innovations Conversations with Courtney Welsh

  • May 16, 2022 from 8:00am to 9:00am
  • Location: https://www.eventbrite.com/x/332066569047/
  • Description:

    Meet the CEO of Global Nomads Group and learn about their design process and educational programs for youth.

    Actionable Innovations is a professional learning community in which participants explore innovation in education. Every week, we meet to discuss trends in education and invite inspiring guests to join us and share their work. Parents, educators, students, and other folks interested in improving teaching and learning are always welcome.

    On Monday, May 16th at 8 AM CDT, the CEO of Global Nomads Group (https://gng.org/), Courtney Welsh will give us an update about her organization's initiatives and will also share thoughts on the widening intergenerational gulf between educators and teens and specifically, on how GNG is working to empower youth in the learning design process.

    The ways in which the two groups engage in the world are vastly different - from how they interact with others to how they access information to how they learn and make meaning of complex global issues. In cl

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  • Tags: students, educators, teachers, ed tech, mena
May 13, 2022
Friday
  • Actionable Innovations Conversations with Linda Vasu

  • May 13, 2022 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Location: https://www.eventbrite.com/x/319224869177/
  • Description:
     
    Meet educator Linda Vasu and learn more about her creative teaching practices.

     

    Actionable Innovations is a professional learning community in which participants explore innovation in education. Every Friday we meet to discuss trends in education and invite inspiring guests to join us and share their work. Parents, educators, students, and other folks interested in improving teaching and learning are always welcome.

    On Friday, May 13, 2022, Don Buckley will interview education leader and curriculum expert Linda Vasu about her innovative teaching methodology and more. Come find out how she integrates computational thinking and more into the curriculum.

    Assistant Head of School and Director of Academic Programs and Professional Learning at Sacred Heart Greenwich, Linda is a Fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts. She serves on the Advisory Board of BrainPOP.com. She has taught literature and writing at every grade level from second to graduate school in urban and suburban s

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  • Tags: students, educators, teachers, laptops, ed tech, computational thinking
May 9, 2022
Monday
  • Actionable Innovations Conversations with Bobbi Kurshan

  • May 9, 2022 from 8:00am to 9:00am
  • Location: https://www.eventbrite.com/x/329741364297/
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    Actionable Innovations is a professional learning community in which participants explore innovation in education. Every Friday we meet to discuss trends in education and invite inspiring guests to join us and share their work. Parents, educators, students, and other folks interested in improving teaching and learning are always welcome.

    On Monday, May 9th at 8 AM CDT (GMT-5), author Bobbi Kurshan will discuss her life's work and new book with our professional learning community. Some important findings and key themes from InnovateHERs that will be addressed are:

    • Why entrepreneurial women are poised to be successful leaders in purpose-driven organizations.
    • How the female entrepreneurial mindset drives professional success in purpose-driven organizations.
    • What you can do to develop your entrepreneurial skills and traits to achieve your career goals.
    • Women don’t have to copy men and their entrepreneurial skills and traits to be successful. Leaning into traits that women tested highly
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  • Tags: students, educators, teachers, ed tech, entrepreneurship, women
May 4, 2022
Wednesday
  • Actionable Innovations Conversations: Support Ukrainian Students

  • May 4, 2022 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Location: https://www.eventbrite.com/x/331117480297/
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    Actionable Innovations is a professional learning community in which participants explore innovation in education. Every week, we meet to discuss trends in education and invite inspiring guests to join us and share their work. Parents, educators, students, and other folks interested in improving teaching and learning are always welcome.

    Mr. Gross will discuss the newly formed, Digital Education Emergency Initiative. The Digital Education Emergency Relief Initiative is a multinational collaborative with the mission of providing access to critical education and socio-emotional relief for displaced Ukrainian children as a result of war, political unrest and natural disasters.

    DEERI provides these supports to those affected by leveraging technology, tools, and most importantly our volunteers. Our team then is comprised of ALL volunteers that work in education, human services, healthcare, philanthropy, and technology. Mr. Gross will discuss the initiative and organizational needs related

  • Created by: Lucy Gray
  • Tags: ukraine, students, educators, teachers, laptops, ed tech
April 29, 2022
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April 22, 2022
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April 15, 2022
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April 8, 2022
Friday
  • Actionable Innovations Conversations: Marymount School of New York Students

  • Apr 8, 2022 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Location: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/274595220697
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    Register here for this free event.

    Meet STEM advocates and high school students from Marymount School of New York and their teacher, Eric Walters.
     

    Actionable Innovations is a professional learning community in which participants explore innovation in education. Every Friday we meet to discuss trends in education and invite inspiring guests to join us and share their work. Parents, educators, students, and other folks interested in improving teaching and learning are always welcome.

    On Friday, April 8, 2022, we will hear from high school students from Marymount School of New York. Don Buckley will interview the group about their STEM education work. Educator Alan November once noted, "What's going to get students more excited about learning, telling them they have a test on Friday or saying, 'You're debating British students Friday'?" Join Marymount students for an engaging discussion as they share how they are serving as agents of change in STEM, from a new organization c

  • Created by: Lucy Gray
  • Tags: students, ai conversations
June 28, 2020
Sunday
  • Global Education at #ISTE2020

  • Jun 28, 2020 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Location: Anaheim Convention Center
  • Description:

    Join Lucy Gray, Steve Hargadon and many members of the Global Education Conference community on Sunday, June 28th from 2:00 - 5:00PM at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA, for a special face-to-face meeting.

    This meet up for educators will take place at the International Society for Technology in Education Conference (ISTE). Although the event itself is free, participants will need to be registered for the ISTE conference. Attendees are responsible for their own transportation to this event.

    This participatory event will feature:
    -Inspirational ignite talks by noted educators and organizations working to connect classrooms
    -Design activities related to bringing the UN's Sustainable Development Goals into schools
    -A global resource cool tools smackdown in which attendees will share the best resources and tools for creating global experiences for students
    -Resources from participating global education non-profit organizations

    Anyone is allowed to attend; for-profits, however, must

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June 23, 2019
Sunday
  • Global Education Day at #ISTE19

  • Jun 23, 2019 from 2:30pm to 5:15pm
  • Location: Pennsylvania Convention Center
  • Description:

    Join Lucy Gray, Steve Hargadon, and many members of the Global Education Conference community on Sunday, June 23rd for a special face-to-face meeting in which you can connect and collaborate with other globally-minded educators. This is a great way to meet others before the official start of the ISTE conference!


    This participatory event will feature:

    * Inspirational ignite talks by noted educators and organizations working to connect classrooms
    * Design sprints around the formation of global project-based learning opportunities
    * A global resource cool tools smackdown in which attendees will share the best resources and tools for creating global experiences for students

    Please share this flyer with details with your networks: https://www.smore.com/csuxh-global-education-day-at-iste-2019

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March 15, 2019
Friday
  • The Global Leadership Summit at ASCD's Empower 19 Conference

  • Mar 15, 2019 from 8:00am to 3:30pm
  • Location: McCormick Place Convention Center
  • Description:

    Register for the Global Leadership Summit at Empower19!

    Are you an innovative, vision-driven teacher, administrator, or thought leader striving to prepare all students to thrive in our diverse, interconnected world? Register now to join Global Ed Events and ASCD Friday, March 15, 2019, for the annual Global Leadership Summit at ASCD Empower19 in Chicago Illinois!

    This full-day interactive program will empower educators to lead classrooms, schools, districts, and states in supporting students as change agents in their own communities and around the world. Through engaging speakers, panelists, and a design challenge workshop, you will have the unique opportunity to:

    • Develop the capacity to lead classrooms and educational systems that foster in students the will and the skill to tackle problems of real-world significance locally and globally.
    • Discover effective resources, best practices, and new ideas that help students develop global competence.
    • Devise a plan of action to advocate and
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September 17, 2018
Monday
  • Global Collaboration Week

  • Sep 17, 2018 to Sep 21, 2018
  • Location: ONLINE
  • Description:

    Students, teachers, and organizations will get online to celebrate global collaboration on September 17 - 21, 2018 as back-to-school season begins in the northern hemisphere.

    During this week (and beyond), experienced global educators and other professionals will host connective projects and events and invite public participation. The primary goals of this whole day event are to demonstrate the power of global connectivity in classrooms, schools, institutions of informal learning and universities around the world, and to introduce others to the tools, resources, projects, and networks that are available to educators today.

    The Global Education Conference Network believes in the power of connected, globally competent learners of all ages.....let's show others what connected learning looks like around the clock during Global Collaboration Week. This event is brought to you by GlobalEd Events, QFI, and TakingITGlobal.

  • Created by: Lucy Gray