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Online student publishing and creativity platform.

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Create animations, digital stories, and stop-motion.

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Create web sites, epubs, and presentations.

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Pixie

Software for student publishing and creativity.

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Wixie

Online student publishing and creativity platform.

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Frames

Create animations, digital stories, and stop-motion.

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Create web sites, epubs, and presentations.

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ISTE 2022 conference sessions featuring Wixie!

Monday, June 27

3–5pm

Edtech Coaches Playground

Debbie Tannenbaum, Fairfax County PS, VA and
Ashley Gardner, DODEA
Location: La Nouvelle Ballroom

5–6:30 pm

Storytelling to Meet SEL With Comics, PSAs and More

Danielle Abernethy, Tech4Learning; Debbie Bohanan, Orlando, FL
Location: La Nouvelle Ballroom, Table 10

Learn how students can use the elements of storytelling to infer emotions and contexts. Storytelling with visual cues helps students explore creative communication while meeting standards. Bernajean Porter and Disney's storytelling process will be explored in the process.

 

Tuesday, June 28

8:45–9:30 am

Fostering Language Acquisition in a Blended Learning Environment

Meaghan Martin, Prince William County PS, VA
Location: Virtual

In this interactive make and take session, we'll explore digital tools to empower learners in a blended learning classroom. Collaborate with fellow educators to create differentiated activities for English language learners. Teachers will design activities for students to creatively demonstrate their learning through multiple language domains.

11 am - 12:30 pm

Digital Storytelling in the Primary Classroom

Melinda Kolk, Creative Educator Magazine, Tech4Learning
Location: La Nouvelle Ballroom, Table 6

Not only are emerging writers able to create digital stories, the process of creating them develops strong foundations for digital-age communication. Digital storytelling provides a powerful opportunity for primary students to practice authentic digital literacy skills through work that is shared with the world beyond the classroom.

11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Librarians Playground

Ashley Gardner, DODEA
Location: La Nouvelle Ballroom

Arts and Technology Playground

Danielle Abernethy, Tech4Learning
Location: La Nouvelle Ballroom

3 – 5 pm

Digital Storytelling Playground

Danielle Abernethy, Tech4Learning
Location: La Nouvelle Ballroom

Early Learning Playground

Debbie Tannenbaum, Fairfax County PS, VA
Location: La Nouvelle Ballroom

Wednesday, June 29

9:30 – 11 am

Through Their Eyes

Danielle Abernethy, Tech4Learning
Location: La Nouvelle Ballroom, Table 4 

In this session we will explore how to create a learning journal with video lessons and quick formative assessments and then how students can flip the lesson back as part of their final assessment before the big test using a variety of tools.

11:30 am – 1 pm

Improve Writing Through Comic Design

Melinda Kolk, Creative Educator Magazine, Tech4Learning
Location: La Nouvelle Ballroom, Table 18

Explore how to use comic creation in your writing program. Starting with the writers' craft, we will learn how comics can help improve writing traits like plot, characterization, organization, voice and word choice. We will then look to specific lessons, like fables and cycles, to see comic writing in action.

 

 

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The Tech4Learning development team is focusing on making Wixie the best tool for your classroom that it can possibly be.

2021-22 School Year updates

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Show images in text

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Explore more new features from 21-22

Coming in 2022-23!

New project options make getting started even easier.

Additional training materials to help get users successfully integrating Wixie.

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