Angus Cruikshank – Sept. 18, 2015 – SoapBox.ED(ucation)

Date:  September 18th, 2015 (9:00 am – 12:00) Location:  Studio 57 at Sisler High School Presenter:  Angus Cruikshank (Freelance Sound Engineer) Presentation/Workshop: An introduction to working in the audio industry and the many different paths one can travel. Audio Mixing 101: Learn to do it yourself About Angus: Freelance Sound Engineer, Composer, Sound Artist Angus Cruikshank is … […]

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Disney Animator, Trent Correy, to present on November 10th

On Monday, November 10th, Disney animator Trent Correy will be presenting to students of Digital Voices at 9:00 am in room 57. Trent has worked on Wreck it Ralph, Frozen and Big Hero Six. Trent will be presenting portfolio development, how to get into the animation industry and a “hands-on” cartoon drawing session.

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Digital Story-Teller Series

About: The “Story-teller” series will provide students an opportunity to embrace their own culture while gaining an understanding of the importance of traditional stories from around the world. This activity is part of Sisler High School’s Digital Voices online curriculum. Visit us online: http://www.soapboxed.org/2014/03/06/digital-story-teller-series/ Objectives: to investigate and compare traditional oral stories from around the […]

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The Spoken Word Activity

Task – The Spoken Word create a new SPOKEN WORD sub-page under the Self-directed unit Develop a SPOKEN WORD poem. Upload it to your page as an image or text Present your SPOKEN WORD piece to the class. Have a peer record your presentation. Upload your video to your vimeo account. Title should be The […]

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Stop, Think, Connect with Carol Todd

WINNIPEG — The mother of a teen tormented online prior to taking her own life had a stark warning for dozens of Winnipeg students Tuesday morning. “It could happen to anyone,” said Carol Todd. Todd’s 15-year-old daughter was convinced to flash her breasts during an online chat. A photo taken by the person watching was […]

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Preparation for SoapBoxED with Carol Todd

Intent Be prepared for Tuesday’s SoapBoxED session on cyber bullying. Last night, the CBC’s Fifth Estate exposed the world of “The Sextortion of Amanda Todd”. Just a reminder that our Cyber security students will be presenting with Carol Todd on Tuesday, November 19th. Here is more of the TV episode. Task Go to http://www.cbc.ca/fifth and… […]

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CBCs – The Sextortion of Amanda Todd

Be prepared for Tuesday’s SoapBoxED session on cyber bullying. Last night, the CBC’s Fifth Estate exposed the world of “The Sextortion of Amanda Todd”. Just a reminder that our Cyber security students will be presenting with Carol Todd on Tuesday, November 19th. Here is more of the TV episode. A year after her death, most […]

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SoapBox Ed with Jim Sanders

Artist Biography:  Jim Sanders is a Winnipeg-based, independent documentary filmmaker and media artist. His work includes such films as Seeds of Change, The Real Thing, and Winnipeg First Nation: A Heart of a Home. Sanders is currently in post-production of his most recent film, Nosis: A Cinematic Vision Quest. Sanders believes in film and art […]

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Tundra Connections for Students

About the Video Conference: Partner: TakingITGlobal Panelists: Moderator: Michael Furdyk (TakingITGlobal) Richard Aronson (Florida Institute of Technology) Thea Bechshoft (University of Alberta) Jennifer Kay (National Center for Atmospheric Research) THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14 at 11:00 AM CENTRAL TakingITGlobal, Making a Difference – Learn how climate change is impacting the polar regions and the actions we can […]

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SoapBoxEd with App Developer Carly Shuler – November 8

Date: November 8th Who: Carly Shuler When: 1:00 am – 2:30 am Where: Sisler High School Format: Speaker Series Twitter: @carlyshuler, @digitalvoices1, @Soapbox_ed How to Participate: Video-Conference through the Frontier School Division’s Polycom Bridge (room to be provided at a later date) Live Stream with Chat Forum provided by the Frontier School Division Descriptor of […]

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