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Thursday, August 18 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Creating Learning Experiences for the Playful Classroom

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This Panel brings together practitioners to discuss the unique challenges and opportunities in creating playful learning experiences for the classroom. Participants from BrainPOP, Cracking Wise Interactive, Classroom, Inc., Curriculum Associates, and Teachley will share their approaches to bringing games and other playful experiences into schools, both from a pedagogical and a practical point of view.

Speakers
avatar for Kathy Yu Burek

Kathy Yu Burek

New York, NY, United States, Classroom, Inc.
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Kara Carpenter

Cofounder, Teachley
Kara Carpenter, PhD is Cofounder of Teachley, an edtech startup giving elementary schools formative assessment data from games. She is a National Board Certified Teacher with over 10 years of experience teaching children of all ages as a classroom teacher, outdoor education instructor and Peace Corps Volunteer. She has a PhD in Cognition and Learning from Columbia University with a research focus on teaching and detecting math strategies via... Read More →
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Allisyn Levy

VP, GameUp, BrainPOP
Since joining BrainPOP in 2007, Allisyn Levy has played an integral role in the creation, launch, and continued development of BrainPOP Educators, our online professional community. Now, as Vice President, GameUp, she leads outreach efforts for BrainPOP's online learning games portal, a collection of top, cross-curricular game titles from leading game creators. Allisyn is a National Board Certified Teacher who spent 11 years as an elementary... Read More →
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Anne Richards

Founder and Creative Director, Cracking Wise Interactive
games, design, education, narrative, technology
CZ

Christine Zanchi

Curriculum Associates


Thursday August 18, 2016 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Wisconsin Idea Union South

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