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    • Technology and Me A personal timeline of educational technology
    • Overview
      • My name is Patricia Brandenburger
      • I started school in 1993 in Plato, MO
      • I graduated from high school in 2006 in Rolla, MO
      • I first went to college at East Central Community College in 2004
      • When I finish my degree, I hope to become a
      • High School Physics Teacher
    • My definition of educational technology The use of creative means to interact with life and society, which when used properly can enhance the educational environment.
    • Web sites on ed tech history
      • http://americanhistory.si.edu/teachingmath/
      • http://www.docstoc.com/docs/426986/History-of-Educational-Technology
      • http://www.eduref.org/Resources/Educational_Technology/History.html
    • Kindergarten Technology
      • One of few families who owned a computer
      • No computers in the school
      • Only technology was at home
    • High School Technology
      • Graphing Calculators
      • Computers for research and presentations, some math programs
      • Drafting Classes using AutoCAD & 3D drafting programs
    • College Technology
      • Computer, phone, and the tools on each are my life!!!
      • Used for homework, keeping in touch with family & friends, research, communicating with teachers, accessing assignments
    • A vivid technology learning experience
      • I never knew such amazing things could be done on a computer till I learned a small bit of Civil 3D
    • A technology I want to use in my classroom
      • Vernier Logger Pro along with other Vernier Products.
      • Vernier makes simple, easy to use tools for demonstrating how things move and measuring the acceleration, momentum, etc of objects
    • My vision of the classroom of the future
      • I would like to see education bring people, places, things, and ideas to the classroom.
      • Even if it is only digitally.
    • A Challenge for Teaching
      • Web 2.0!
      • It can be a huge distraction to students and help them copy others’ ideas rather than create their own.
    • Words of Wisdom from Anonymous “ Never be afraid to try something new. Remember, amateurs built the ark. Professionals built the Titanic.”
    • http://images4education-ning.pbworks.com/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/oceanflynn/315385916/ http://www.inds.co.uk/education/index.htm http://www.pulsarmedia.eu/r_technology_wallpapers_8_socket_1600x1200_technology_wallpaper_10331.html & http://kuler.adobe.com/#themes/mostpopular?time=30 For the color theme Things I used…