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Welcome to BLC16! Building Learning Communities Education Conference 2016! Join colleagues from around the world who care deeply about bringing the best innovative and practical learning resources to our students. Our 17th BLC education conference will provide you with inspiration, practical skills and expand your professional network with educators from around the world.
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Thursday, July 21 • 10:30am - 11:35am
Empowering Families with Technology

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How can I change family perceptions around technology? Changing families’ perceptions on the use of technology can help schools change their culture. Explore how to support teachers and families in changing their perception of the use of technology and how it
can be better utilized to create a learning environment.
We will explore how:
Families use technology for learning
Families use technology to organize and collaborate daily chores
Parents create a culture of learning with their devices
Parents give students an opportunity to design solutions to their own problems

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Ymasumac Maranon Davis

Digital Learning Project Specialist, San Bernardino County Superintendent of Schools
My name is Ymasumac Maranon Davis, though people call me Yma and that is fine! Ymasumac is a Quechua Indian name from Bolivia. My father is Bolivian, my mother is from New England and her ancestors came around the same time as the pilgrims. We are a very global family and because... Read More →

Thursday July 21, 2016 10:30am - 11:35am EDT
Beacon Hill - 4th Floor Boston Park Plaza