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The JESS Digital Summit in Dubai: Don’t miss it!

The JESS Digital Summit in Dubai: Don’t miss it!

October 12, 2017

As you all know, we are now required to complete 40 hours of PD every year as part of our annual professional development goals. It can be difficult to find opportunities that are accessible, close, or even challenging enough to make the experience worthwhile.

So, if you’re looking for something worthwhile, this summit might be your answer!

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The JESS Digital Innovation Summit will be held in Dubai on Oct 21 and 22 (a Saturday and a Sunday).

On Saturday educators can explore a wide range of digital teaching and learning strategies including the use of both iPads and Surface tablets in the classroom, Office 365, STEMcoding and emerging technologies like virtual reality. We are also pleased to confirm that there will again be a dedicated Arabic language stream


The Summit features famous keynote speakers on Education, including and not limited to:
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And other educators from the region who have experience with using instructional technology in the UAE.


In addition to 2 keynote speeches, there will be 6 streams on Saturday, with a total of 42 sessions.

Streams will include a primary school focus, a secondary school focus, a STEM/coding focus, an innovation stream and an emerging technology stream. There will also be a stream delivered entirely in Arabic. 


To learn more about the conference and register for the event, you can visit their website: , and you can also follow their twitter account on: @jessdigital

October 12, 2017
Conferences and Workshops
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Sebah Al-Ali

An ESL lecturer whose experience in programming and web development has made her passionate about integrating technology in her classes. She’s mainly interested in how technology can be efficiently utilized to facilitate active learning, develop interactive curriculum, and train teachers.

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