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Saturday, August 12, 2017
9am PT/10am MT/11am CT/12pm ET
"Inspiring Student Creativity with Media"

We are so excited to welcome back the always inspiring Wes Fryer as this week’s special guest presenter! In addition to highlighting examples of “WOW work” by students (borrowing a wonderful term from Seesaw professional development coordinator Angela Gadtke @MrsGadtke) he will also share a “digital magic trick” demo using the new iOS app by Microsoft, “Seeing AI.” Wes will be sharing tips and tools for how can we make learning in school more engaging, positively memorable, and transformatively empowering. His Google Slides, including links to all referenced student examples and other resources, will be available in the Livebinder for today's presentation.

Dr. Wesley Fryer is a teacher, author, speaker, and the Director of Technology for Casady School in Oklahoma City. He is the co-host of the weekly “EdTech Situation Room” webshow and podcast (@edtechSR) and co-leads an afterschool STEAM club for elementary students with Megan Thompson (@seeingnewshapes). In 2013-2015 he taught STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) to 4th and 5th grade students at Independence Elementary School in Yukon, Oklahoma. (stem.wesfryer.com) He is the author of several books on effectively using digital technologies to communicate, tell stories, create media projects and develop STEM coding skills. (www.wesfryer.com/books) Wes leads 3 day iPad Media Camps teaching educators how to effectively use iPads in the classroom to create narrated slideshows, quick edit videos, interactive writing, and other kinds of media projects. Wes is a Google Certified Teacher, an Apple Distinguished Educator, and a PBS Digital Innovator. He helps organize free EdCamp and PLAYDATE professional development events in Oklahoma as well as the free, annual K-12 Online Conference each year. Wes teaches coding and virtual design/collaboration workshops for teachers and students through The Div Jr using MinecraftEDU and Scratch software. He’s the father of 3 wonderful kids and is married to Shelly Fryer (@sfryer). His professional blog and podcast is “Moving at the Speed of Creativity” and focuses on technology integration in the classroom.

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On the Classroom 2.0 LIVE! site (http://live.classroom20.com) you'll find the recordings and Livebinder from our recent The Google Infused Classroom: Using Google Tools based on pedagogy and making student thinking visible session with Holly Clark and Tanya Avrith. Click on the Archives and Resources tab.

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