John Davitt is a writer, broadcaster and a digital toolmaker. He has worked in the education sector for the last 25 years as an English teacher, senior manager and regional adviser with the EU Flexible Learning Project. As a journalist he wrote for the UK Guardian, The Times and The Observer, with a regular feature in the Education Guardian. John has worked extensively with teachers in schools in UK, USA, China and Africa and he is committed to leveling the playing field regarding access to new learning opportunities. He is the author of the book “New Tools for Learning” (2006) a practical guide as to how to make the technology fit the learning need, and the WordRoot CD an interactive guide to words and their etymology.
Keynote Title: Freelearning
John will explore five simple access points for innovation and creativity in learning
Dates & Times: Sunday, July 31st, 1:30 to 2:30 LA time/ 09:30 to 10:30 London time/ 4:30am NYC time. For more time zones check here, http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?msg=1&iso=20110731T0130&p1=137&ah=1