NCCT Internationalism Conference 2014
On November 14th, Shannon Doak represented the American International School of Guangzhou (AISG) at the 2014 Internationalism of Basic Education Conference, hosted by the National Center for Curriculum Study and Textbook Development (NCCT) of the China Ministry of Education. Shannon presented a very inspiring talk titled, Technology Integration for Education. In his presentation Shannon defined educational technology, explained why technology integration is important, reviewed emerging theories of learning that support technology integration and shared examples of how AISG is moving forward with technology rich learning environments. One NCCT representative stated that he was inspired by Shannon’s presentation to take action towards greater technology integration at his school.