Welcome

 

The Canadian Institute for Digital Literacies Learning at the Faculty of Education, University of Ottawa.

July 9-13, 2018
For Teachers. By Teachers. With Teachers.

This is your year to explore new definitions of digital literacies and teaching.

This is your year to collaborate with experts and peers to design new digital literacies learning experiences for your students.

This is your year to say, yes, I innovate.

One transformational week, plus a year of online support when you need it.

Schedule

 

Schedule

Monday, July 9, 2018
9 AM to 4:00 PM
Opening Welcome
FREE Introduction to Coding Day for Teachers
All past and present members of the DigitalLiteracies.ca network are eligible to attend. The day is also open to all Faculty of Education B.Ed. Candidates and Alumni, and any Ontario or Québec teacher serving in a local school board.
*This Introduction to Coding day is financed through the Federal Government’s CanCode initiative and in collaboration with the University of Ottawa Faculty of Engineering Outreach Programs.
The language of instruction will be English. French-language translations of instructional materials will be available for all French-speaking participants.
Lunch provided to all participants.
Register for this free event at Eventbrite. Access code: #LNDLCA

NOTE: Because this event is free, and open to any teacher interested in a day of training in coding, there are two separate registration processes. Register for the Day of Coding at Eventbrite.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
9AM to 9:30 AM Welcome Address with Dr. Michelle Schira Hagerman
9:45 to 3:30 PM Focus Groups: Work Time
Critical Digital Video Production : CRX Learning Lab & Multimedia Studios
Designing, Making & Hacking : CBY Faculty of Engineering Sandbox
Coding, Computational Thinking & Robotics: CRX Tinker Lab & Study Rooms

Wednesday, July 11, 2018
9AM to 10:15 AM Keynote with Dr. Michael Hoechsmann
10:30AM to 3:30 PM Focus Groups Work Time
Critical Digital Video Production CRX Learning Lab & Multimedia Studios
Designing, Making & Hacking: CBY Faculty of Engineering Sandbox
Coding, Computational Thinking & Robotics: CRX Tinker Lab & Study Rooms

Thursday, July 12,  2018
9AM to 3:30 PM
Focus Groups: Work Time & Preparation for Salon of Learning
Focus Groups: Work Time
Critical Digital Video Production: CRX Learning Lab & Multimedia Studios
Designing, Making & Hacking: CBY Faculty of Engineering Sandbox
Coding, Computational Thinking & Robotics: CRX Tinker Lab & Study Rooms

Friday, July 13, 2018
9AM to 12:30 PM
Salon of Learning and Special Luncheon: CRX 2nd Floor
Closing Keynote

Based on feedback provided by the founding members of the Canadian Institute for Digital Literacies Learning in 2017, participants in the 2018 cohort of the Institute will spend three and a half days creating their projects with the focus group of their choice.