Sandra Chow is Director of Innovation & Digital Learning at Keystone Academy, in Beijing. Sandra has taught in multiple grades in Canada & Taiwan, and believes firmly in the power of collaboration for teachers and students. She loves sharing her experiences with other educators, and has done so around the world. She has won 2 National Technology awards, is an Apple Distinguished Educator, Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert, SMART Exemplary Educator, Google Certified Innovator and Trainer and part of the Google Geo Education Expert Team. She loves to hear and tell stories, and strives for authentic connections in daily life.
Deeper Pathways to Tomorrow: Building Bridges through Global Competencies
As the world races towards globalization, schools are growing in diversity and complexity. How might we build relationships by valuing differences, exchanging ideas, and preparing students for global engagement?
Battle, Design & Escape: Engaging Students through Dynamic Learning
This session will look at engaging students by creating dynamic learning environments through pop culture themes (e.g. Iron Chef, Home Improvement, Escape Rooms).
Pathways to Tomorrow: Building Global Competencies through Intercultural Education
How might we build relationships by valuing differences, exchanging ideas, and preparing students for global engagement? In this session, attendees will gain an understanding of the research, frameworks and terminology used when talking about global competencies.
The Art of Modern Storytelling
Communicating in stories is a powerful way to convey a message, share ideas and practice creativity. Using presentation, geo and multimedia tools, we can add a modern twist to storytelling that enhances our students' voices.