NPDL Deep Learning Lab 2017

20-21 July

Rangi Ruru Girls' School, Christchurch

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Be a part of the action — register for the 2017 Deep Learning Lab now!

Join innovative educators, dedicated partners and thought leaders to explore and celebrate progress in deep learning at the NPDL New Zealand Deep Learning Lab 2017.

Whether you are an educator looking to improve your teaching practice, part of an established Community of Learning, or a school in the process of forming a Community of Learning, the New Zealand Deep Learning Lab 2017 (NZ DLL 2017) is an excellent opportunity to learn from and collaborate with global experts to investigate and evaluate ways in which we can improve our teaching practice and outcomes for learners.

NZ DLL 2017 features a variety of acclaimed and inspiring presenters, fresh from the Global Deep Learning Lab, held recently in Toronto. Rich in benefits, the NZ DLL 2017 will see you engage in deep dialogue, embrace innovation, link learning, dive into collaborative task moderation and experience powerful learning.

Kaila Colbin 1b

The New Pedagogies for Deep Learning (NPDL) framework delivers great structure for schools, kura, and Communities of Learning | Kāhui Ako, helping you organise your PLD, bringing Communities of Learning together to work collaboratively. If you are an NPDL cluster member, or if you are interested in finding out more about deep learning, register now for this professional learning workshop. The Deeper Learning Lab can be linked to centrally funded PLD.

Keynote Speaker, Kaila Colbin, NZ Ambassador for Singularity University.

What we’ll explore together:

  • Going Deeper
    • Share “What’s deep about deep learning?”
    • Discover stories of impact from NPDL
    • How do we spread and deepen learning?
    • Learn to apply new measures for deep learning
  • Shifting Practice - Building Precision
    • Develop collaborative inquiry and facilitation strategies
    • Build collective knowledge and expertise in the new pedagogies
    • Understand how to use the tools and frameworks for precision in measurement
  • Developing Coherence
    • Learn about strategies for whole system change
    • Identify how the key elements of Coherence Framework
      • focusing direction
      • cultivating collaborative cultures
      • building precision in pedagogy
      • securing accountability
    • Mobilise deep learning in your school or Community of Learning

Event Programme, Breakout Sessions and Presenter Information 

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