May 28, 2024

Gary Stager’s Presentations at NECC 2007 in Atlanta

The National Educational Computing Conference is always busy for me and this year is no exception.

In addition to keynoting the Constructivist Celebration on June 24th with Peter Reynolds, I’ll be involved in the following presentations during NECC. I hope to see you there!

Papert Matters: Thinking About Children, Computers, and Powerful Ideas [Session: Spotlight]
Gary Stager, Pepperdine University
Tuesday, 6/26/2007, 3:30pm–4:30pm;
GWCC Murphy 4

Seymour Papert’s work has defined the frontiers of education for 40+ years. Gary will share what Papert’s ideas mean for the future of learning.

Technology Literacy for All Students [Session: Panel]
Dennis Harper, Generation Y Non-Profit Organization with Sylvester Robinson, James L. Smith and Gary Stager
Tuesday, 6/26/2007, 11:00am–12:00pm; GWCC B215

Join us for a comprehensive, comparative look at how states and nations are defining and assessing technology literacy. A debate on preferable methods will follow.

Way Beyond WebQuests [Session: Hands-on BYOLaptop]
Gary Stager, Pepperdine University
Wednesday, 6/27/2007, 8:30am–9:30am;

Learn how the Web may be used to foster intellectual curiosity and solve sophisticated problems—authentic ones without precise answers—in this collaborative high-tech setting.

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