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1:World Conference has ended

It’s awesome time! The doors for the 1:World Conference will open at 7:30 AM. Upon arrival, please pick up your conference shirt and scan in with your district-issued badge (District Employees Only). Breakfast will be available in the Student Union at 8:00 AM and keynotes will begin at 8:30 AM.  For your convenience, lunch purchases can be made from a variety of food trucks located in the west parking lot adjacent to the cafeteria. There are also a number of local dining establishments near Byron Nelson High School. The conference will end each day at 4 PM. District employees will need to scan their district-issued badge upon departure each day.

1:World is a BYOD conference. Participants should plan to bring a fully charged device.

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Wednesday, July 27 • 10:15am - 11:45am
Genius Hour and Beyond

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Learn about what Genius Hour is as it was originally intended and how it has morphed in design to meet the needs of different instructional settings. Whether you want to implement a "pure" Genius Hour or take elements and customize it to your particular needs, this session is designed to provide you a way to help students discover their passions and a path to pursue them. Presenters will share the variety of ways it has been implemented both at the elementary and secondary level. Guest student presenters will share the transformative impact Genius Hour has had on them as life-long learners.

In order to receive GT credit, you must complete this form. The form must be completed by Monday, August 8, 2016: https://docs.google.com/a/nisdtx.org/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfWWljQpxKB_bsqcIoBhNrAMrW3-t8rfFW1TRoikYpG-VC-Fw/viewform?c=0&w=1 

Speakers
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Tambra Goode

Teacher/Wilson, Northwest ISD
speech, communication, leadership, theatre and camping
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Amy Nolan

Teacher, Northwest ISD


Wednesday July 27, 2016 10:15am - 11:45am
AC 113

Attendees (15)