Ben KellySpeaker

    Ben Kelly is teacher at Caledonia Regional High School at Anglophone East School District.  Ben is a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert, Apple Distinguished Educator, Global Minecraft Mentor, New Brunswick STEM Teacher of the Year 2017 and Soundtrap Ambassador. He started Canada’s first K-12 Dronography Program and his students work daily with the Microsoft HoloLens, Xcode and Swift and other empowering technologies. Connect on Twitter @BBTNB


    Minecraft in the Classroom – An Introductory Hands-On Session
    Come Sail the 7Cs with Minecraft and discover the reasons that make Minecraft Education Edition perfect for all classrooms! We will start with examples of how Minecraft can empower students before talking price, resources and player controls. There will be valuable hands-on time with MinecraftEDU. Participants who attend can bring headphones to enhance the experience. #YouWon’tWantToLeave   #TooCool4School
    July 5, 10:30 to 12:0 pm, Room 1029

    Let The Beat Drop! – Online, Collaborative and Modern Audio
    For teachers interested in offering modern audio-based projects this hands-on session will bring out the Bach, Beatles or Britney / Bieber??? in us all! Come and learn about the sensational online music and podcasting service taking over North America one beat at a time! Participants attending this session will need a laptop running Google Chrome (with internet connection) as well as headphones. Mobile devices can also be used by downloading the Soundtrap App. Any massive hits created during the session will be the property of everyone who attends! #Royalties #Don’tMissOut    Engagement Factor: 10/10
    July 6, 2:30 to 4:00 pm, Room 1029