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Wednesday, October 3 • 2:00pm - 3:15pm
EdTech Track | The Importance of Learning by Making (Capital Factory, 16th Floor)

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What do Piaget, Papert, and pi-top have in common? They're all supporters and facilitators of "learning by making". The “maker” movement itself has been touted as an antidote to many of today's challenges in education, but many educators don’t have a clear sense of how “maker” learning works or how to get started with a maker-centric approach.

That's when pi-top, a learning company transforming the way kids learn through "learning by making", comes in. Learn more about the pi-top team, mission, and how pi-top is currently enabling educators and students to engage in the world beyond school.

Speakers
avatar for Alejandra Güereque

Alejandra Güereque

Regional Sales Manager for the North East, pi-top
Hailing from Chihuaha, Mexico, Alejandra is an accomplished sales, business development, and marketing professional with a strong engineering background. She is a leader and top producer personally committed to achieving at the highest level of performance, and trilingual English... Read More →
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Jesse Lozano

CEO, pi-top
Jesse has a Political Philosophy Degree and a Law Degree from Kings College London. After graduating, Jesse took on a role as a FOREX journalist for City A.M. the largest financial newspaper in London.After nearly a year of working in journalism, Jesse quit to become a self-employed... Read More →

Sponsors
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Edgenuity

Edgenuity provides online and blended learning solutions for students in grades K-12 including core and credit recovery courses, intervention and test readiness programs, virtual instruction, and professional development. Our solutions propel student success, empower teachers to deliver... Read More →


Wednesday October 3, 2018 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Capital Factory 701 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78701
  • Room 16th Floor, ACL

Attendees (134)