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The Human Connection

Technology is no silver bullet; thus how might we create solutions that focus on the needs of the holistic learner, and explore how technology and human connection can work together in education?  In an increasingly technological future, it will be especially important to determine how best to support the academic, emotional and psychological needs of learners as they navigate through the evolving educational journeys ahead.

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Personalized product that tracks progress of high school students and enables them to figure out practical next steps after graduation.

Personalized product that tracks progress of high school students and enables them to figure out practical next steps after graduation.

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A cookbook of teaching recipes by leading practitioners and educators to introduce design-doing into your classrooms. Tried, tested, true.

A cookbook of teaching recipes by leading practitioners and educators to introduce design-doing into your classrooms. Tried, tested, true.

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Pnutek is a smartphone application that enables students to scan their academic notes and convert them into a mnemonic through music.

Pnutek is a smartphone application that enables students to scan their academic notes and convert them into a mnemonic through music.

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WEAVE catalyzes a sustainable feedback loop of inclusive, cross-cultural workforce empowerment by building lifelong learning environments.

WEAVE catalyzes a sustainable feedback loop of inclusive, cross-cultural workforce empowerment by building lifelong learning environments.

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