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8:30 - The New Wave of Assessing Students
8:30 - Create your PLN with Twitter
11:00 - Go Formative - A Cool Digital Assessment System for ALL LEVELS!
12:15 - How to Bring Technology in the Classroom Authentically
12:30 - Blending Up Learning with Blendspace
1:45 - Digital Storytelling with iPads
1:45 - Wizer: Using Blended Worksheets in a 1:1 Classroom
3:00 - Science and Social Studies Stations
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Tuesday, July 11 • 9:45am - 10:45am
Level Up: Games and gamification to support teaching and learning

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Games and gamification can be powerful and controversial tools for teaching and learning. This session will provide (a) background on learning, motivation, and research for using games and gamification; (b) explanation and examples of gaming to support learning; and (c) strategies, examples, and opportunities for gamification to support coursework.

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Michael Grant

Other, University of South Carolina
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Michael Lampe

Instructional Design Specialist/Adjunct Faculty, University of South Carolina Upstate

Era Roberts

Other, University of South Carolina

Tuesday July 11, 2017 9:45am - 10:45am EDT
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