In an effort to encourage people to submit session proposals, especially first-time presenters, we interviewed a number of “experienced” presenters. This interview is with Jonathan who is a teacher at Ray Lawson PS in Brampton – @MrSoClassroom
Q Tell us about your first ECOO / BIT presentation.
A: Three yrs ago someone suggest I apply and I did. Co-presented and it went great.
Q: What makes a good presentation?
A: A balance between information, connections and application. Be honest and personable. Speak from your heart and what makes you passionate you cannot go wrong.
Q: What topic do you think is HOT and TIMELY for Bring IT, Together 2016
A: Coding, tech in mathematics, purposeful tech integration, 3D printing, GAFE, Minecraft
Q: What advice would you give to a first-time presenter?
A: Have fun and relax. You are the expert.
Q: Have you ever had AV problems during a presentation? How did you resolve it/them?
A: Yes and you once again roll with the punches. Just present and have fun.
Thank you Jonathan.