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CUE 2018: FableVision Learning to host Concurrent Sessions in Mesquite H

  • Palm Springs Convention Center 277 North Avenida Caballeros Palm Springs, CA, 92262 United States (map)

Join the FableVision Learning at the spring 2018 CUE conference in Palm Springs, CA on Thursday, March 15 - Saturday, March 17, 2018. The team will host a concurrent sessions in room: Mesquite H. For more information please click, here

Permission to be Brave: Promoting Creativity for Learners with Special Needs  
During this session we will share how districts across the country use the 4Cs with special needs learners. We will showcase examples of collaborative STEAM-projects, digital storytelling, creative career pathways, and assessment. Walk away with ideas and strategies for empowering EVERY student across all grades.   

When: Thursday, March 15 at 10:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m. and Friday, March 16 at 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Paper Prototyping Bootcamp for STEAM-Powered Learning
From kindergarten to high school, discover how schools, libraries, and programs around the country have used Fab@School Maker Studio to create practical, affordable makerspaces using paper, cardstock, and inexpensive digital fabricators. This session provides hands-on opportunities for getting comfortable with easy, paper-based digital design and fabrication software tools. Participants experience the benefits of rapid paper prototyping, which allows for quick cycles of testing and iterative design enhancements - especially helpful within limited class periods. Explore research-based best practices, appropriate to get all students (PreK-12) designing and creating.

When: Thursday, March 15 at 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.; Friday, March 16 at 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.; and Saturday, March 17 at 10:30 a.m.- 11:30 a.m.

How to Boost Student Engagement by Implementing Digital Storytelling
This session will show powerful examples of how schools across the globe have implemented digital storytelling strategies using animation and publishing programs to engage students in deeper exploration of content. The programs highlighted will be easy to use and based upon award-winning Author/Illustrator Peter H Reynolds' inspiration for both students and teachers alike in the power to tell a story. Get-hands on with Animation-ish and watch your stories come alive.

When: Thursday, March 15 at 2 p.m.- 3 p.m.; Friday, March 16 at 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. .; and Saturday, March 17 at 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.

A Fireside Chat with Peter H. and Paul Reynolds
Join FableVision’s CEO and co-founder and author Paul A. Reynolds and his identical twin brother, Peter H. Reynolds a New York Times Best-Selling Author and Illustrator, in an informal session, something we like to call the Fireside Chat. This is a unique opportunity to sit down with Peter and Paul and personally connect with them. Go behind the scenes of what it is like to manage an impact company like FableVision and a he Reynolds Center for Teaching, Learning, and Creativity. Learn how the brothers collaborate in creating stories, books, and animations. Their latest collaborations include “Going Places” and “Sydney and Simon” a STEM chapter book series that gets high marks from its readers and the publishing industry. This is a great time to ask questions about your own stories and illustrations and perhaps share one your creations. Bring a cup of tea, sit back, and get ready for an inspiring hour.

When: Thursday, March 15 at 3:30 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.