2013 Digital Learning Spring Conference - Closing Keynote
http://www.slideshare.net/gcouros/create-innovate-voice (slides from keynote)
George Couros - Division Principal of Innovative Teaching and Learning, Parkland School Division Stony Plain, Alberta - Audio is somewhat compressed (screencast of Collaborate session.)
"With teaching and learning we often focus on what is best for "teaching" as opposed to "learning", yet as we continue to move forward in our world we hear that organizations are looking for different qualities from our students. As schools continue to progress how do we give students opportunities to create meaningful content, become innovative in their work, empower them to have a voice in our world and provide opportunities to become leaders in both our communities and within the world? "