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Education Coordinator Brighton Digital Festival
A fully experienced and qualified educator, specialising in creative computing and business enterprise. The new low cost computing innovations of the last few years have allowed her to bring a more creative maker environment to the classroom and informal learning environments. Using student self-directed projects and working with schools, organisations and festivals she has raised the engagement and quality of work created by students to a new level.
How can you teach kids in a world where they are the experts? We will examine how Minecraft is being used in the classroom and at home, as well as for creative and artistic means. The session concludes with a panel discussion exploring the opportunities Minecraft can offer, that traditional education methods may not.