Ignite Your Ideas with Adobe Spark

There are so many apps that you can use to share stories. Picture, Video, and Website are some common apps used to share your stories. How if there is one app that enable you to create graphics, video, and website in one platform? Introducing Adobe Spark “Adobe Spark is a collection of three creation tools. Spark…

Seeing the Bigger Picture at TEDxJIS

Together with teachers & students from my school, we attended the annual TEDxJIS event on February 4th at Jakarta Intercultural School. Here are some takeaways from the event. The first speaker is Ria Koumekawa is the co-founder of DSK, a student organization at JIS that focuses on enhancing the lives of local school children with intellectual…

2017: Ease isn’t the Goal, Excellence is…

“Unleashing creativity requires that we loosen the controls, accept risk, trust our colleagues, work to clear the path for them, and pay attention to anything that creates fear.” Ed Catmull – Creativity Inc. I was more than excited to welcome 2017 by learning, leading and participating the most exciting training session at Millennia21 which allowed me…

Refleksi 2016 : Baca, Belajar, Berbagi, Berpisah

Baca, Belajar, Berbagi, dan Berpisah menjadi momen di tahun 2016 yang momen menantang zona nyaman saya sebagai guru sekolah. 1. Baca Mulai tahun 2016 ini, saya mencoba berkomitmen untuk membaca buku-buku di bidang pendidikan, teknologi, bisnis, dan ilmu sosial. Berikut adalah beberapa buku yang saya baca dan rekomendasikan: Mau coba eksplorasi beberapa review buku-buku ini? Bisa cek…

Design Better Education Together

Design Better Education Together Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.’ Margaret Mead Virtual learning, Google Arts & Culture, Local Guides, Minecraft, Kahoot!, Google Computer Science (CS) First, Class Dojo, Chromebook. Those are some digital learning tools that I…

The 6 Best Map Apps for Students

Mapping skill has become one of the most important skills that students need to explore as it enables students : Understand basic physical systems that affect everyday life Learn the location of places and the physical and cultural characteristics of those places in order to function more effectively in our increasingly interdependent world Understand the geography…

3 Effective Technology Training Techniques

Technology Training should be done more than just passive and boring lecture style. It can be dynamic, interactive, and engaging. However, training can be done in various different techniques based on the number of participants and needs. Today, we will discuss THREE Technology Training Techniques based on the number of participants  and gadget they bring: 1. Collaborative Competition…

Comic based Learning with Pixton

Why Comic? Students love story. Story gives powerful connection for students to click with simple and memorable message. Picture says more than thousand words. Pictures will stay in your students minds longer than words as it will leave meaningful remarks. Take a look of how Pixton works here: Why Pixton? Super simple Click-n-drag comic creator Design your…

Bring Coding to Your Class with Google CS First

I have no special IT background but I have great interest in learning coding. Why ? Simple. Coding teach you how to think and create. In the midst of our technology area, I realize Coding has become a new MUST LEARN language just like English. This is WHY you MUST learn Coding Among all best…

iTeach 1 : Collaborative, Independent, Engaging

iTeach is a short and simple story which elaborate simple features of future ready learning and teaching experience. iTeach simplify the most exciting experience of teaching and learning experience into simple title, elaboration, simple step, and representative pictures.  iTeach will be source of inspiration for students, teachers, administrator, edu-preneur, and government to redesign learning and teaching experience. This…

The Beauty of Simplicity – My First Days in New School

 This July, I joined Sampoerna Academy L’Avenue, a new school launched in 2015. Moving to a totally new and different school has inspired me to learn the beauty of simplicity.We might be young school but I learn the true value of being ‘YOUNG’, ‘SMALL’, ‘NEW’, and ‘SIMPLE’ here.  These are some precious memories of my simple…

Experience Harmony in ‘Haphazard’ at TEDx Jakarta 2016

Here’s a quick recap of TEDxJakarta on Saturday June 25th, 2016 at AtAmerica, Pacific Place. The theme of this year’s event is HAPHAZARD, a situation that shape us to be more mature person.  Here are the recap of my experiences finding harmony in Haphazard at TEDx Jakarta 2016. 1. Stanley Widianto  He is the youngest ‘haphazarders’…