With the new Adobe for Education, students (including students under 13) are now able to create powerful artifacts including social posts, spark videos and beautiful web pages to build their own personal brand. The Spark For Education suite allows for students to create their personal look and publish professional-looking creations to help build their digital identity online. Come learn strategies for getting your students connected to make positive decisions using the free powerful tools they have at their disposal.
Tanya Avrith M.A. EdTech is the co-author of the newly released book The Google Infused Classroom. She is an Education Strategist as well as well as the Personal Branding and Digital Communication Teacher at North Broward Preparatory School in Coconut Creek, Florida. Tanya consults with schools to help plan and execute large-scale deployments and professional development plans for Digital Citizenship, iPad and Chromebook initiatives. She previously served as the Lead Educational Technology and Digital Citizenship Teacher at the Lester B. Pearson School Board in Montreal, Canada. While there she was instrumental in the vision and execution of the district-wide Digital Citizenship Program (dcp.lbpsb.qc.ca) leading to her being invited to Facebook to discuss Digital Citizenship Education. She is a Google Certified Innovator and Apple Distinguished Educator. Tanya has worked as an Elementary, Middle School and High School Teacher. She speaks with educators, students, and parents addressing strategies for learning how to harness the power of social media to empower students to become digital citizens. You can follow her on twitter @TanyaAvrith or through her blog: tanyaavrith.com