Category Archives: Technology

KIS Hour of Code 2017

Thank you all for another great showcase of creativity and commitment. I have been so impressed with all our students showing their growth mindset and being risk-takers by trying to code our robots and creating swirly art. How can we … Continue reading

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Cyber-bullying and Digital Citizenship, Privacy and Safety

Let’s empower our students to make safe, smart, and ethical decisions online. We at KIS in collaboration with ICT department and our Libraries will celebrate KIS Digital Citizenship Week October 16-20, 2017. The celebration is part of an ongoing effort to teach … Continue reading

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From Substitution to Redefinition

Digitalization Digitalization has been a buzzword for an awhile now in education, so much in fact that it already is having a negative connotation as well. To me, it has always been rather empty, and I haven’t seen it to have … Continue reading

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ePortfolio; Reflections and Suggestions

Assessment in the PYP is guided by a variety of publications. The most important of course are MTPYPH, Standards and Practices, and Assessment in the PYP.  Support of the rationale to use portfolios as part of the Reporting and Assessed curriculum can … Continue reading

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