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Sessions to Watch – SXSWedu PanelPicker 2015

By August 10, 2015November 29th, 2022No Comments

sxswedu logoDid you know more than 80 percent of the sessions at SXSWedu are fueled by its PanelPicker, meaning that the community has a large say in the programming of the event? This concept has proven to be extremely popular and beneficial for garnering the most compelling exhibitions at SXSW.

Screen Shot 2015-08-03 at 2.53.39 PMStarting today, you have the chance to submit your vote for your favorite education PanelPicker proposal. The public vote accounts for 30 percent of the overall weight of the chosen submissions. With more than 42 countries represented at the conference, and many of the presentations tackling hot topics in education, the sessions are guaranteed to cover a vast range of subjects and perspectives. There’s bound to be something for everyone! To get your search started, we’ve sifted through the submissions and created a list of those you should keep your eye on:

Creating a Trusted Learning Environment

Digital Equity Beyond the Classroom

Edu-gaming: money, morals and games in classrooms

Kids Coding The Curriculum

Linking Dropout Rates to Economic Recovery

LMS: Extreme Makeover

Silent Standards Powering an Ed-Tech Ecosystem

Social Robotics: Future of Autism Intervention

Think Outside the Book

Wired and Weird: Skills for Ed Tech Leaders

Why Your Learning Game Will Probably Suck

The voting for selecting this year’s PanelPicker ends Friday, September 4th.