Keynote Speaker

Sylvia Martinez is co-author of Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering the Classroom, a book that has been called the “bible of the classroom maker movement”. She speaks and writes around the world to advocate for authentic learning using real world design principles and hands-on experiences.

A popular international keynote, workshop leader, and consultant, Sylvia speaks on topics of design thinking and making, the lessons for schools from the global Maker Movement, student empowerment, STEM, gender issues in technology, games and learning, and creating a school-wide technology ecology.

Pre-Conference Workshop – 17 January 2018

Maker Space and Design Technology Tour

School tours are a great way to see 21st Century Learning in action in leading Hong Kong Schools.

The tour allows you to visit at least three schools, in addition classroom visits, and allows for interviews with students and teachers at the school.

This tour will focus on makerspaces and design technology within international schools in Hong Kong.

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Pre-Conference Workshop – 18 January 2018

Leading Learning: Makers, Designers & Problem Solvers

This workshop offers a day of hard fun and problem solving — where computing meets tinkering and design. The workshop begins with the case for project-based learning, making, tinkering, and engineering. Participants will have the chance to tinker with a range of exciting new low- and high tech construction materials that can really amplify the potential of their students. Read more.

Led by Sylvia Martinez

One Hour Workshops

During 21CLHK, you will have the opportunity to learn from educators who lead maker & design initiatives at their school including:

“Light, Camera, Action!” – Practical Guide to STEM Digital Storytelling Through Drama

Hamorn Lau
Hamorn LauAmerican International School (Hong Kong)

Bringing the City into the Classroom – Part 1 & 2

Maria Paula Marra
Maria Paula MarraThe United Nations International School (USA)

Bringing History to Life through Augmented & Virtual Reality in Unity 3D

Will Percy
Will PercyHD Ningbo School (China)

Systems Literacy in a Primary Classroom

James Haworth
James Haworth Shatin Junior School (Hong Kong)

Empowering Creativity to Unlock Discovery

Peter Hennigar
Peter Hennigar Shekou International School (China)

Educators Guide to Designing a Makerspace

Mayuri Ambule
Mayuri Ambule The British School (India)

The ACT Project: Integrating Innovative EDU Approaches into One Program

David Lee
David Lee Korea International School (South Korea)

A is for Art

Vicki Wilson-Jiwatram
Vicki Wilson-Jiwatram Yew Chung International School (Hong Kong)

Redesigning Learning Spaces – The TIS Experience

Mel Varga
Mel Varga The International School Macao (Macao)

MakerSpace is the place for STEAM/STEM

Michelle Jensen
Michelle Jensen Dulwich College (China)

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21CLHK10 promises to be our biggest conference yet, and we definitely hope to see you there. If you would like to begin your registration please go right ahead